architecture http://aspenpublicradio.org en A Tour Through The New Aspen Art Museum, Under Construction http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/tour-through-new-aspen-art-museum-under-construction <p></p><p>The Aspen Art Museum is arguably one of the most anticipated new structures in town. &nbsp;When it opens later this summer it will be with a days-long celebration of contemporary art, Aspen and of the building itself. &nbsp;Some say it's the most important building in Aspen in a century, while others call it a monstrosity. &nbsp;Designed by Pritzker Prize winner Shigeru Ban, the space will be public. &nbsp;Aspen Public Radio's Marci Krivonen took a tour.</p><p></p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:53:04 +0000 Marci Krivonen 20698 at http://aspenpublicradio.org A Tour Through The New Aspen Art Museum, Under Construction New Website Features Aspen's "Modern" Architecture http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/new-website-features-aspens-modern-architecture <p></p><p>The City of Aspen launched a <a href="http://www.aspenmod.com/">new website</a> this week highlighting “modern era” local architecture. The 73 properties featured on the site were built post World War Two, mainly between the 1940s and 1970s. Aspen Public Radio's Marci Krivonen reports.</p><p></p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 14:34:45 +0000 Marci Krivonen 14866 at http://aspenpublicradio.org New Website Features Aspen's "Modern" Architecture First Draft - Charles Paterson http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/first-draft-charles-paterson <p>Charles Paterson was born Karl Schanzer in Vienna, Austria in 1929 and now lives in Aspen, Colorado. An architectural designer, Paterson was one of the last apprentices to train under Frank Lloyd Wright. His coauthor and daughter Carrie Paterson is an artist, writer, and editor for&nbsp;<em>Artillery: Killer Text on Art.</em>&nbsp;She lives in Los Angeles.</p><p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 23:40:34 +0000 Mitzi Rapkin 6248 at http://aspenpublicradio.org First Draft - Charles Paterson