• More Learning from Las Vegas

    18 days ago - By Art Contrarian

    About ten years ago I wrote about some Las Vegas interiors and murals. Recently I returned to Vegas, and while my wife was busying herself at the slots, I was taking iPhone snapshots of the architecture and décor. Some of those, in cropped and enhanced fashion, are presented below.
    Nearly 50 years ago an important book about Las Vegas architecture from a theoretical standpoint was published. It is " Learning from Las Vegas ," the title inspiring the title of this post.
    The Las Vegas of 1968 when the authors visited and did their on-site research was different from today's Las Vegas in some...
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