Credit: Mary Elkins
antoine predock architect
antoine predock, faia
"[enduring design] dispels the notion of classicism. something that has no stylistic baggage but is still timeless."
View Antoine Predock's "Architects' Choice" picks in the slideshow at left.
Portland Cement Association: concrete, www.cement.org.
Pilkington: glass walls, www.pilkington.com.
Grohe: kitchen faucets, www.groheamerica.com.
timeless design objects
Vincent Black Shadow motorcycle: “They have amazing technologies—so amazing that it finally put them out of business because no one at that time could afford a $2,500 motorcycle. Now they are worth $100,000.”
The fashions of Carol Christian Poell: “A cult figure in fashion design.”
Precor exercise bike: “Precor really gets it right. It functions really well and has a very direct design concept.”
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