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Metaquizzical Monthly May '09
Metaquizzical Monthly May '09
Metaquizzical Monthly May '09
Metaquizzical Monthly May '09
Metaquizzical Monthly May '09
Metaquizzical Monthly May '09
Metaquizzical Monthly May '09
Metaquizzical Monthly May '09
Metaquizzical Monthly May '09
Metaquizzical Monthly May '09
Metaquizzical Monthly May '09
Metaquizzical Monthly May '09
Metaquizzical Monthly May '09
Metaquizzical Monthly May '09
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Metaquizzical Monthly May '09

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metaquizzical monthly is a monthly quiz on architecture, conducted on the first week end of every month.

metaquizzical monthly is a monthly quiz on architecture, conducted on the first week end of every month.

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  • 1. ..METAQUIZZICAL | MONTHLY.. . . M A Y ’0 9 . .
  • 2. The Rules 1 . 2 R ou n d s 2 . T h e Q u i z C l o s e s a t 2 0 0 0 h r s I S T o n t h e 6 th M a y . 3. Post your answers using the comment feature. 4 . C om m e n t w i t h y o u r n a m e a n d e m a i l i d i f y o u a r e not a blogger / OpenID owner.
  • 3. ..METAQUIZZICAL | MONTHLY.. .. M A Y ’0 9 .. ROUND one ROUND TWO Easy one to start with. Identify? 1 2 3 4 5 | 6 7 8 9 10
  • 4. ..METAQUIZZICAL | MONTHLY.. .. M A Y ’0 9 .. ROUND one ROUND TWO Recognise the architect above. What kitchen utensil did he design? 1 2 3 4 5 | 6 7 8 9 10
  • 5. ..METAQUIZZICAL | MONTHLY.. .. M A Y ’0 9 .. ROUND one ROUND TWO To Russia with Love. Identify the two and by Who? 1 2 3 4 5 | 6 7 8 9 10
  • 6. ..METAQUIZZICAL | MONTHLY.. .. M A Y ’0 9 .. ROUND one ROUND TWO Recognise this Mile High wannabe. 1 2 3 4 5 | 6 7 8 9 10
  • 7. ..METAQUIZZICAL | MONTHLY.. .. M A Y ’0 9 .. ROUND one ROUND TWO Besides being an international symbol of modernist architectural style, this place had been hailed as one of the best designed public places. Recognise. 1 2 3 4 5 | 6 7 8 9 10
  • 8. ..METAQUIZZICAL | MONTHLY.. .. M A Y ’0 9 .. ROUND ONE THEME QUESTION ROUND one ROUND TWO Apart from being skyscrapers, what is the underlying theme of the 5. Clue. The last one triumphed where the others seem to fail.
  • 9. ..METAQUIZZICAL | MONTHLY.. .. M A Y ’0 9 .. “This is a building you wouldn't want to get anywhere near at a cocktail party. Dressed nearly head to toe in dour granite, and ROUND one geometrically proper, it's stiff to the point of pass-out boredom. Out of character with SOM's current work, the ROUND TWO design recalls the firm's unfortunate postmodern interlude a decade ago.” -New York Magazine Recognise the building and the architect. 1 2 3 4 5 | 6 7 8 9 10
  • 10. ..METAQUIZZICAL | MONTHLY.. .. M A Y ’0 9 .. ROUND one ROUND TWO Commissioned by a lingerie company, this building has gallery space, multipurpose hall, cafe, restaurant and bar, salon, and shops. It is known mostly by the floating ramp that encircles the rear gallery. Recognise the building and its architect. 1 2 3 4 5 | 6 7 8 9 10
  • 11. ..METAQUIZZICAL | MONTHLY.. .. M A Y ’0 9 .. Being an architectural theorist and professor for many years, “X’s” designs were dismissed by critics as quot;unbuildable or unduly ROUND one assertive”. The project of the first competition he won in 1987 was cancelled soon after the Berlin Wall fell. One ROUND TWO of his famous works is: (pic on left). Recognise “X” and his work. 1 2 3 4 5 | 6 7 8 9 10
  • 12. ..METAQUIZZICAL | MONTHLY.. .. M A Y ’0 9 .. ROUND one Questions 9/10 together X + Y + Georgie and Wendy Cheesman = Z ROUND TWO Identify X, Y. And Find – Z. 1 2 3 4 5 | 6 7 8 9 10
  • 13. ..METAQUIZZICAL | MONTHLY.. .. M A Y ’0 9 .. ROUND TWO THEME QUESTION ROUND one ROUND TWO Connect the answers to the Five questions in this round.
  • 14. THANK YOU FOR PARTICIPATING IN ..METAQUIZZICAL | MONTHLY..

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