Rip Smith : Image of the Week

Photograph by Sterling “Rip” Smith: “Cathedral of Learning” at the University of Pittsburgh. To view more of Smith’s work, visit From Wikipedia, “The main part of the Cathedral’s first floor is the Commons Room, called one of the ‘great architectural fantasies of the twentieth century,’ is a fifteenth-century English perpendicular Gothic-style hall that covers half an acre (2,000 m2) and extends upwards four stories, reaching 52 feet (16 m) tall.”