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Mildred F. Schmertz

Mildred F. Schmertz, a contributing writer for Architectural Digest, is editing an autobiography of by Benjamin Thompson.


Yearning for timelessness (Books) , October 2012, 71
A review of Site and Sound: The Architecture and Acoustics of New Opera Houses and Concert Halls by Victoria Newhouse

Eero's modern fossils (Art) , December 2009, 38
On “Eero Saarinen: Shaping the Future” at the Museum of the City of New York.

Hanging judge (Books) , June 2005, 87
A review of Art & and the Power of Placement, by Victoria Newhouse.

More & more Mies (Architecture) , October 2001, 45
On “Mies in Berlin,” at the Museum of Modern Art & “Mies in America,” at the Whitney Museum of American Art.

Reconciling nature & the machine (Books) , June 2001, 76
A review of Frank Furness: Architecture and the Violent Mind, by Michael J. Lewis.

A clean, well-lighted place (Books) , October 1998, 71
Review of Towards a New Museum by Victoria Newhouse

Exhibition note (Art) , December 1994, 45
On Rem Koolhaas & the Place of Public Architecture at the Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Gordon Bunshaft, 1909-1990 (Notebook) , November 1990, 85

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