Stamps of Distinction

Stamps of Distinction


The 2005 Commemorative Stamp Program, courtesy of our fair US States Postal Service, will feature a Masterworks of Modern Architecture series, due to come out in June. There are twelve stamps in the series:

Guggenheim Museum by Frank Lloyd Wright

Disney Concert Hall by Frank Gehry

Yale Art and Architecture Building by Paul Rudolph

Chrysler Building by William Van Alen

860/880 Lake Shore Drive by Mies van der Rohe

High Museum of Art by Richard Meier

Vanna Venturi House by Robert Venturi

East Building of the National Gallery of Art by I.M. Pei

Phillips Exeter Academy Library by Louis I. Kahn

TWA Terminal by Eero Saarinen

Glass House by Philip Johnson

Hancock Center by SOM

I worked really hard on coming up with good links for the buildings, so be sure to follow them!

(Stamps link & image via Archidose)