• Architektur ist das kunstvolle, korrekte und großartige Spiel der unter dem Licht versammelten Baukörper.

    Le CorbusierVers une architecture, 1922
  • ...they maintained that shade is a part of light. It sounds absurd when I express it; but so it is: for they said that colours, which are shadow and the result of shade, are light itself.

    Johann Eckermann, Conversations of Goetheentry: January 4, 1824; trans. Wallace Wood