Kahn’s Exeter Library


Architect Mark Moeller discusses Louis I. Kahn’s Phillips Exeter Academy Library, in this first of a series of architectural exposes.

Cityscapes, the story behind the library Jeanne McCartin Seacoastonline.com 2/26/08

“He crafted something that was very particular to what the client wanted and then sold them on it. He created fans, converts to the way he saw architecture. And the academy library was one of his most successful projects. A lot of the ideal he brought to it survived.”

A wealth of info on the building here and download a 3D model from Google here.

Posted by Chris


One response to “Kahn’s Exeter Library

  1. hie.. im a final year architecture student. thank god i stumbled upon ur page. i was having a hard time finding info.. as my lecturer had only given me keywords of KAHN, LIBRARY, YALE.. to do as a precedence study.. anyway.. thanks for all the links!! really helped!!

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