[Ads-l] Yale Alumni Magazine Column Mentioning Garson O'Toole

ADSGarson O'Toole adsgarsonotoole at GMAIL.COM
Thu Sep 29 16:29:53 EDT 2016


Kate Svoboda-Spanbock wrote:
> For what it’s worth, as an architect, this statement has always struck
> me as stupid. Dance and architecture share media (space, rhythm
> and the human body), so, I have always thought that dance might
> actually be the one of the better ways to talk about architecture.

You might enjoy the following attempt to reify the expression "Dancing
about Architecture" at the website: Incidental Comics: Words and
Pictures by Grant Snider

Short link:  http://bit.ly/2dv4afs
http://www.incidentalcomics.com/2012/06/dancing-about-architecture.html

Garson

> On Sep 29, 2016, at 10:00 AM, Shapiro, Fred <fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU> wrote:
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>> In my column in the Yale Alumni Magazine (Sept/Oct 2016), I have a piece on "The wit and wisdom of architects."  I discuss, among other items, the saying "Writing about music is like dancing about architecture."  I rely heavily for that one on Garson O'Toole's great Quoteinvestigator.com website and give credit and praise to Garson in the column.
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>> https://yalealumnimagazine.com/articles/4353-the-wit-and-wisdom-of-architects
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>> Fred Shapiro
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