Category Archives: Fairy Tale Architecture

Dead dwarfs, living legends and other aspects of country life

f and mIn the vast labyrinth that is the New York magazine sprawling website universe, you will find something called The Cut and deep within The Cut you will find a cluster of videos and within that illustrious lineup, you will find US! Click the screen grab above for a much simplified means of access.

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The Introduction of Fairy Tale Architecture

snowwhite+Acclaimed Hamden landmark Torpedo House is proud to introduce an entirely new category of Important Architecture. Fairy Tale Architecture. We look at it as the marriage of Walk Disney and Alice Washburn, the architecture of Torpedo House itself. Free from allegiance to any existing architectural style or school, Washburn was able to draw from them all, and create her own signature style, one in which whimsy, fancy and childlike delight are the driving principles, where Garrison meets Medieval meets Colonial, on equal footing. In the next several weeks, we will be sharing more examples of this exciting historical (and historic) development