By Mark Wilson,Joel Puliatti
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The paintings of Bernard Maybeck has prompted generations of architects. His landmark constructions contain the Palace of good Arts and primary Church of Christ, Scientist. His emphasis on an open use of traditional fabrics marks him as a pioneer in sustainable structure, or “green layout. ” Maybeck's paintings achieves that soft stability among historicism and modernism, and his structures are nonetheless in use all through a number of states at the West Coast and the Midwest.
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Bernard Maybeck by Mark Wilson,Joel Puliatti