archBOSTON.org

Go Back   archBOSTON.org > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.06 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: kz1000ps
Forum: Boston Architecture & Urbanism 04-17-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 485
Views: 122,915
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Flickr Finds

My girlfriend is in possession of this. Love the architectural drawing of the old Garden.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/46908612864_8e7ba88db9_b.jpg
...
Forum: Development Projects 03-17-2019, 10:46 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 15,643
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Goddard House | 201 S. Huntington | Jamacia Plain

Yet another project undone by the complete lack of depth to the facade. The shingles portion could've projected some strength if it stood out even a tiny bit from the alucobond portions, but instead...
Forum: Development Projects 03-17-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 2,005
Views: 480,254
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: South Station Tower | South Station | Downtown

On the other hand, for buses going to/from the Turnpike (I come up from NYC almost every week) getting in and out of the terminal is almost stupidly easy. Especially inbound, it's a direct ramp off...
Forum: Development Projects 03-08-2019, 01:11 PM
Replies: 4,072
Views: 1,080,514
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: The Hub on Causeway (née TD Garden Towers) | 80 Causeway Street | West End

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7879/33444665348_36140902af_b.jpg

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7807/46597315384_ae8dbf2710_b.jpg
Forum: Development Projects 03-02-2019, 10:43 PM
Replies: 4,413
Views: 1,306,109
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Four Seasons Tower @ CSC | 1 Dalton Street | Back Bay

^ Me too! That was absolutely a background thought I had while taking those.
Forum: Development Projects 03-02-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 4,413
Views: 1,306,109
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Four Seasons Tower @ CSC | 1 Dalton Street | Back Bay

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7847/40294590333_64986fd52e_b.jpg

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7861/46344842345_ca4b84b4e5_b.jpg
Forum: Boston Architecture & Urbanism 02-26-2019, 10:08 PM
Replies: 485
Views: 122,915
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Flickr Finds

NOT BOSTON but I'm always surprised to see where these grand hotels used to lie... this was the Oceanside Hotel in southern Gloucester and burned down in 1958. If you were to go there today there's...
Forum: Boston Architecture & Urbanism 02-26-2019, 10:21 AM
Replies: 485
Views: 122,915
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Flickr Finds

Not a Flickr find but a Shorpy find!

Lafayette Mall: 1904 (https://www.shorpy.com/node/24391)

https://www.shorpy.com/files/images/SHORPY-4a11369a.jpg
Forum: Development Projects 02-17-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 4,413
Views: 1,306,109
Posted By kz1000ps
Forum: Development Projects 02-16-2019, 12:52 PM
Replies: 4,413
Views: 1,306,109
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Four Seasons Tower @ CSC | 1 Dalton Street | Back Bay

https://c2.staticflickr.com/8/7839/46391427844_fa16ac9d5a_b.jpg
Forum: Development Projects 01-23-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 34,172
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: One Congress | West End

In case anybody needs a reminder of where the State Street logo sat in the skyline for 40 years, here's an ancient shot of mine from Patriot Day 2005, probably no more than a couple months before the...
Forum: Development Projects 01-23-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4,072
Views: 1,080,514
Posted By kz1000ps
Forum: Development Projects 10-18-2018, 01:37 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 18,874
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: MIT New 450-bed Residence Hall | 121 Vassar St. | Cambridge

^ a very apt reference

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1909/44687876534_8f90bc8c71_o.jpg
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 09-30-2018, 03:55 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 47,093
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: NYC Architecture and Development

Was in Boston yesterday on what was one of those gorgeously clear and sunny Autumn days, and it got me thinking to how the Boston area is truly special in just how gorgeous some fall days can be....
Forum: Development Projects 09-30-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 1,220
Views: 366,262
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Boston (née New Brighton) Landing | New Balance Complex | Brighton

From the upper level of a Megabus yesterday

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1930/44968079452_23a89a8b5f_b.jpg
Forum: Development Projects 09-30-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 4,413
Views: 1,306,109
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Four Seasons Tower @ CSC | 1 Dalton Street | Back Bay

Sunset yesterday https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1924/44105232105_8d04d48df3_b.jpg
Forum: Development Projects 09-18-2018, 12:10 AM
Replies: 4,413
Views: 1,306,109
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Four Seasons Tower @ CSC | 1 Dalton Street | Back Bay

Lol, I always appreciated the homely appearance of Star Wars vessels versus Star Trek where every ship was always in mint condition at all times. That and Cloud City rules.
Forum: Boston Architecture & Urbanism 09-17-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 485
Views: 122,915
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Flickr Finds

Call this a "Youtube find"

Shots from the rooftop of the Westin then under construction in the summer of 1982 with a quick pan around to the Hancock
...
Forum: Development Projects 09-16-2018, 11:06 PM
Replies: 4,072
Views: 1,080,514
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: The Hub on Causeway (née TD Garden Towers) | 80 Causeway Street | West End

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1848/44729913841_30e2cdc4ce_b.jpg

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1871/30859739378_55ca55ebd6_b.jpg
Forum: Development Projects 09-16-2018, 11:04 PM
Replies: 2,250
Views: 452,140
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Encore Boston Harbor Casino | Everett

https://c2.staticflickr.com/2/1848/29793470257_11916f11b7_b.jpg
Forum: General 09-13-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 4,652
Views: 622,470
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Open Thread

What the fuck is going on in the Merrimac Valley? 25+ gas fires?
...
Forum: Development Projects 09-11-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 27,335
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Motor Mart Tower | 201 Stuart Str. | Park Sq | Boston

Yes, hopefully they are properly fluted and not just indented grooves.
Forum: Development Projects 09-11-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 1,682
Views: 398,560
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Allston-Brighton Developments

^ You're probably right, but I think that's the intent here. It's so self-consciously loud and "hip"
Forum: Development Projects 09-11-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 841
Views: 230,745
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Marriott Moxy Hotel | 240 Tremont Street (Parcel P-7A) | Theater District

*yawn* I guess the lighting is supposed to forgive this blandness?
Forum: Development Projects 09-11-2018, 12:52 PM
Replies: 4,413
Views: 1,306,109
Posted By kz1000ps
Re: Four Seasons Tower @ CSC | 1 Dalton Street | Back Bay

It's a very solid 4 out of 5. There isn't much for thoughtful detailing here (like every building going up today) but the constant curvature and unapologetic massing goes a long way to forgive any...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:57 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.