Category Archives: Architecture as Spectacle

World Heritage Site: Huangshan of China « Flickr Blog

World Heritage Site: Huangshan of China « Flickr Blog.  The photo-sharing social media site, Flickr, has once again placed a spotlight on a World Heritage Site; this time, they chose Huangshan to highlight.   I find it curious that this … Continue reading

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Gehry Goes South: Can the Starchitect Recreate the Bilbao Effect With Panama’s New Bio-Museum?

Gehry Goes South: Can the Starchitect Recreate the Bilbao Effect With Panama’s New Bio-Museum? | Artinfo.    Victoria Murillo/Istmophoto.com/Biomuseo Frank Gehry’s Biomuseo in Panama City “With the arrival of Frank Gehry’s twisting, titanium-clad Guggenheim Museum in 1997, the small, shipbuilding town … Continue reading

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