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#265450 - 11/19/13 03:44 AM Walt Disney Hall
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Walt Disney Hall in Los Angeles
Mind bending architecture....
more normal inside

Walt disney HaLL
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#265451 - 11/19/13 04:04 AM Re: Walt Disney Hall [Re: Ardy]
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The acoustics are astounding. Have been a subscriber since it opened and love every time I go. Plus having Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Philharmonic inside are the perfect complement.

Thanks to Ardy, we got to experience Mariza work her charm last week.
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#265453 - 11/19/13 12:55 PM Re: Walt Disney Hall [Re: Phil Hoskins]
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Frank Gehry is amazing. There's a great documentary done on him by Sydney Pollack called Sketches of Frank Gehry.
He's an example of how digital fabrication is making blue prints more and more archaic. Buildings are being built off site more and the sub assemblies get assembled in field and finished off. Now they get assembly instructions.

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#265466 - 11/20/13 02:28 AM Re: Walt Disney Hall [Re: Ardy]
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It's a really nice place. I've been there only once so far. wink

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#265467 - 11/20/13 02:29 AM Re: Walt Disney Hall [Re: Ardy]
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