Selina Cheah

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Louis Kahn’s floating concert hall faces demolition

Louis Kahn: modernist architect, shipwright?

Kahn’s lesser-known and only maritime project, Point Counterpoint II, a 195-foot floating concert hall, could soon face demolition if no potential buyer claims the ship.

The ship was commissioned in 1976 by the American Wind Symphony Orchestra (AWSO) as…

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Denver may get a stand-alone Department of Transportation

Denver may get a stand-alone Department of Transportation and Mobility, joining other major American cities like Seattle, Oakland, and Pittsburgh, in an announcement by the city’s mayor Michael Hancock earlier this month. Right now, the city’s transportation decisions are managed by the Department of Public Works, the agency that…