Foster + Partners’ 100 East 53rd Tips Its Hat to Its Iconic Midtown Neighbors – Metropolis

“Neither does Peter Han, who heads up Foster + Partners’ New York office. He resolved the challenges of the site—narrow footprint, iconic neighbor—by paying extra care to the primary east and west facades. The large undulating, faceted glass that Han specified “reflect[s] the light at different angles,” making the tower “appear more ethereal, like a neverending…

How day do dat?

Beautiful. The detail is incredible.  Artists inspired to create images most of us could never dream of making.  (Featured image GIF by MK7 is remarkable in its own right). Unknown Artist (see lower left image) Drawing practice from plaster statue in black and white.

Poltergeist 1982

Poltergeist 1982 One of my all-time favorite movies!  I watched it obsessively when it was released to HBO.    I can’t say I did so for any reason other than I liked the movie.  I can conservatively state I’ve seen Poltergeist at least 150 times.   “Stephen! Help Us!”