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Cool Hunting Video Presents: The Glass House

The incoming president of RISD explains why Philip Johnson's Glass House is the perfect setting to discuss simplicity

by Cool Hunting Video in Culture on 18 July 2008

In this video RISD president John Maeda narrates a visit to Philip Johnson's Glass House in New Canaan, CT. Maeda shares his impressions and talks about how it relates to his thoughts on simplicity. Meanwhile, we explore the site (there are actually several buildings on the property in addition to the Glass House), shot over a couple picture perfect spring days.


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