The architecture of educational space

September 12, 2009

Over at GOOD, photographer Lissa Rivera has a slideshow of ethereal, diorama-like portraits of Massachusetts’ “public and private schools, universities, Greek societies, and community colleges, focusing on the interiors of buildings themselves rather than the students.”

[Image: Bulfinch Hall Lobby, Phillips Academy, Andover, by Lissa Rivera].

Rivera notes,

In some of the private schools there’s this sort of constructed sense of history or expectation, with all those portraits watching over the students.

See the full set of images on Rivera’s site.


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