this is one of the scenes that has influence the most in the art world... and architects love tragedy.
Sunday, October 26, 2008
start at min. 5:00
In the movie, Howard Roark was charged for destroying the Courtland homes he had designed:
“[..] Now you know why a dynamited Courtland. I designed Courtland. I made it possible. I destroyed it. I agreed to design it for the purpose of it seeing built as I wished. That was the price I set for my work. I was not paid. My building was disfigured at the whim of others who took all the benefits of my work and gave me nothing in return. [..]”