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Milwaukee's Daily Magazine for Wednesday, July 23, 2014

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Results tagged with 'architecture'

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5 views of the tiles of Vliet Street

Published July 11, 2014

Lately, I've been noticing how many buildings on Vliet Street have facades featuring different kinds of tile work. Here are some of my favorites.


What are those waves of brick on Ogden & Prospect?

Published June 5, 2014

The undulating forms are the faBRICK Pavilion, winner of the Marcus Prize, a temporary pavilion designed and built by UWM architecture students along with Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto and associate dean Mo Zell.


5 random photos of the Milwaukee landscape

Published June 3, 2014

Quite an alluring headline, right? Let me explain. I'm an inveterate photo snapper, thanks to the iPhone. I see something, anything, interesting in the Milwaukee landscape and I think, "that might be a good story." But I take way more pictures than I can ever write about.


13 magical Milwaukee turrets

Published May 27, 2014

Milwaukee has so many homes and businesses with turrets - small towers that project vertically from the outside wall of a building - and here are 13 beauties.


Yesterday's cream city brick Romanesque schoolhouse is today's parking lot

Published May 22, 2014

I have trouble walking past Downtown's plague of surface parking lots without thinking about what was razed to create each drab, and in almost every case, underutilized lot. Recently, I learned about the cream city brick schoolhouse that once occupied the southwest corner of Kilbourn and Milwaukee.

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