The strip seen from the desert, with Denise Scott Brown in the foreground, 1966. Photo: Robert Venturi © Venturi, Scott Brown and Associates, Inc., Philadelphia.

The strip seen from the desert, with Denise Scott Brown in the foreground, 1966. Photo: Robert Venturi © Venturi, Scott Brown and Associates, Inc., Philadelphia.

The strip seen from the desert, with Robert Venturi’s silhouette, 1966. Photo: Robert Venturi © Venturi, Scott Brown and Associates, Inc., Philadelphia.

The strip seen from the desert, with Robert Venturi’s silhouette, 1966. Photo: Robert Venturi © Venturi, Scott Brown and Associates, Inc., Philadelphia.

Glenn Harcourt received a Ph.D. in the History of Art from the University of California, Berkeley. He currently lives and works in Los Angeles.

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