VIDEO: The ABC of Architects

  • 08 Jan 2013
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We’ve just stumbled upon this awesome from Federico Gonzalez of Ombú Architecture which shows, quite simply, the works of 26 architects, from A to Z. A is for Aalto, B is for Barragan, C is for Calatrava… you get the drift! See them all in the video above.

Cite: Quirk, Vanessa. "VIDEO: The ABC of Architects" 08 Jan 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed 25 Jul 2014. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=316279>

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    Z for Zumthor!

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    i agree with simon!!!! Z = ZUMTHOR!!!

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      “Get the drift” is perfectly valid.
      The little flag shown for D (Domenech) is not, however, since the rest of them are country flags and Catalonia, as of yet, is not a country. It should have been the Spanish flag.

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        There are two sayings:
        ‘Catch my drift’ and ‘get the gist’
        Just as catch my gist would be wrong, get the drift is equally wrong…get the gist?

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        It won’t let me reply to the anonymous answer so I’ll do it here:
        Both ‘catch my drift’ and ‘get my drift’ are valid. Check the Oxford dictionary for reference. ‘Catch my drift’ might be more widely used but ‘get my drift’ is definitely not wrong. Get my drift? Cheers. =)

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