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'In a sense, the Farnsworth House has become less a device for living and more a device for making people think about the ways we choose to live. It confronts us with a thought experiment, and an exquisitely imagined one at that' Verlyn Klinkenborg. New York Times, 26.10.03

'I used to go there for 24 or 48 hours, and even if you felt you had the cares of the world on your shoulders you could wake up in the morning and all the pressure would be gone' Lord Palumbo on the Farnsworth House, which he's about to sell. Daily Telegraph, 30.10.03

'What few people have dared to say is that Scotland is about to acquire a remarkable building, as exuberant and eccentric a creation as anything in Europe' Magnus Linklater on Lord Fraser's inquiry into the cost of the Scottish parliament. Times, 29.10.03

'It has all the architectural quality of a puffed-up turkey, and all the cultural content of a turkey's head' Graham Morrison on RHWL's Riverside House, London. Guardian, 3.11.03

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