Name That Library

A lot of buildings that make an impact often acquire a name. A new library in Darling Square might be getting the same treatment. Designed by Japanese Architects Kengo Kuma & Associates, the building has attracted such monikers as the nest, a steamer basket or even a Tazzie Devil. Time will tell which one sticks, […]

Literal Interpretation

In a triumph of let’s-take-the-first-idea-in-our-head-and-go-with-it, The Kansas City Library in Kansas City, Missouri pulled off what I’m sure many a young reader would love to do. The library has been around sine 1873 while the Community Bookshelf, as the facade is know, was built in 2004. The library’s trustees selected the 22 represented books after […]