Posts Tagged ‘Architecture’

An Idiot’s Guide to Music – 1

August 2, 2009

By Anjum Altaf

I call architecture frozen music – Goethe

I stumbled upon this quote as a teenager and fell in love with it without understanding it at all, a phenomenon not uncommon as I learnt later when I fell in love with a human being – loving and hating comes so much easier than understanding.

The quote stayed with me for years – stuck in diaries, propped up on desks, hanging from walls, scribbled in notes to people I loved but did not understand – without yielding its mystery. The only thing I can claim credit for is that I did not stop searching for an answer. (more…)