Kevin Herrington considers the architecture of, or influenced by, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (1886-1969), which is characterized by large expanses of plate glass, visible steel framing, and minimal structural decoration.
Summer Block Party
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Masons from the International Masonry Institute and students from MIT construct a half-scale vault inspired by the Boston Public Library, using traditional Guastavino methods. The model is on display at the Museum as part of the exhibition Palaces for the People: Guastavino and America's Great Public Spaces.