Design http://kwgs.org en From Drawings to Designs: The Philbrook Museum of Art Offers "Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec --- Album" http://kwgs.org/post/drawings-designs-philbrook-museum-art-offers-ronan-erwan-bouroullec-album <p>"Ronan &amp; Erwan Bouroullec --- Album" is a richly varied and lovely-to-look-at exhibition on view at the Philbrook Museum of Art here in Tulsa through May 11th. As we read of this show at <a href="http://philbrook.org/explore/exhibitions/ronan-erwan-bouroullec-%E2%80%93-album">the Philbrook website</a>: "Design is a complex process in which numerous problems must be solved. Yet even in the age of computers, drawing remains an indispensable tool for many designers, allowing them to capture spontaneous ideas on paper and develop an individual formal language. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 22:41:10 +0000 Rich Fisher 56809 at http://kwgs.org From Drawings to Designs: The Philbrook Museum of Art Offers "Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec --- Album" The Art of the Bridge: A Conversation with Donald MacDonald, the Noted Bridge Architect http://kwgs.org/post/art-bridge-conversation-donald-macdonald-noted-bridge-architect <p>What makes for the creation of a structural or architectural icon? Is it strictly a matter of design? Or do both design and engineering play a role? And what about the location or environment surrounding a given structure --- how might they be involved? We explore such questions with our guest, Donald MacDonald, the noted bridge architect. Born in Canada and based for many years in San Francisco, MacDonald has designed high-rise buildings, landmark homes, and even an earthquake-proof bed. Wed, 24 Jul 2013 21:10:15 +0000 Rich Fisher 43341 at http://kwgs.org The Art of the Bridge: A Conversation with Donald MacDonald, the Noted Bridge Architect