Category: Brutalism

The box the building came in

13 April, 2012 (09:39) | Architecture, Boston, Brutalism, Cities, City Hall, History | 1 comment

By:David A. Smith   With Boston City Hall turning fifty, the Boston Globe (February 12, 2012) decided now would be a good time for writer Leon Neyfakhto argue that somehow the spark that triggered Boston’s revival, and is today its guiding spirit, was this ugly concrete structure:   City Hall design, 1962: you’ll like it […]