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Paul Rudolph's Orange County Government Center Threatened

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Jan 30, 2015 01:03 AM
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by Eric last modified Jan 28, 2015

Mark H. sends a link to a New York Times article about the danger facing the Paul Rudolph-designed Orange County Government Center, in Goshen, NY. While the Brutalist building is hard for many to embrace (including, apparently Orange County government members plotting its demise) it's an important example of MCM architecture that even the World Monuments Fund included on its global watch list alongside landmarks like Machu Picchu and the Great Wall of China. Read...




 

 

Screen Shot 2015-01-28 at 8.38.11 AMMark H. sends a link to a New York Times article about the danger facing the Paul Rudolph-designed Orange County Government Center, in Goshen, NY. While the Brutalist building is hard for many to embrace (including, apparently Orange County government members plotting its demise) it's an important example of MCM architecture that even the World Monuments Fund included on its global watch list alongside landmarks like Machu Picchu and the Great Wall of China. Read more about it here.

Image credit: Fred R. Conrad/The New York Times


 

 

 
 
 

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