Review of Fulfillment, by Alec MacGinnis
The best tea shop in Old Delhi is not a shop at all. It’s a cart, a bottle of propane, a guy, and his assistant…
I find myself speculating not just on the purpose of Tbilisi’s churches but indeed about the purpose of religion itself. Particularly the triumphalist version of religion that seeks not merely to venerate a deity and instill virtues but that also sees fit to impose itself on God’s creation.
The totality of architecture encompasses structures, setting, relationships, uses, and even ideas that, in combination, create a landscape.