The only exception to the general rule of small-scale mediocrity is the restored smooth lightness of Bruno Paul's 1928 Mendelsohn-like Dischhaus that contrasts with the museum's blocky massiveness
The first was organizing the building around a courtyard to alleviate a massiveness
of scale, provide windows into classrooms and provide a clear entry point to unify the campus.
W]e lose sight of the individual bricks and see the wall which rivals stone in durability and massiveness
and exceeds it in its capacity for color.
As we descended, we entered a narrow, pretty vale on the far right side of which was a limestone wall which increased in height and massiveness
as we drove further into the vale.
In this way the recognition of the massiveness
of contemporary environmental concerns calls forth attention to the categories of the "planet," the "human species," and, thus, the common good of humanity and all life-forms that share the sustaining power of the Earth.
In these magisterial weavings of light, movement, and shadow, the presence of mankind can be detected, shored up by the uncompromising massiveness
of our architecture.
A panoramic view of the hall from behind the orchestra follows Abbado's entrance, an angle that comes back many times to highlight the massiveness
of this work, both in its aural and visual manifestations.
Of the Blue Whale part the ocean that bears its massiveness
The presence of these huge ships, expressing the massiveness
of the real, will act as the allegorical embodiment of fate and the contingencies of life dwarfing the individual's will, in a world in which people are not fully in control of what happens to them.
But the massiveness
of Morgan Stanley and the diversity of its investment activities didn't allow Gamble to focus as exclusively as he would have liked on real estate investment geared to a specific category of investor he felt was underserved; wealthy families and individuals.
Guy Jackson points out that all the new features reflect the massiveness
of the building, and Hazel adds: "That's a key point.
She proposes that the actual occasions constitutive of a society have a greater intensity of feeling toward one another than toward actual occasions belonging to other societies: "The individual entities of a society would not have the intensities they do without the massiveness
of emphasis provided by the collective of entities in genetic relationship.