Here is the presentation I gave on February 17th at the Southwest Popular/American Cultural Association meeting in Albuquerque. Thanks to Nick Gerlich and everyone who attended!
Vince Gilligan and company are using architectural and other background features to comment upon and complement various “Breaking Bad” and “Better Call Saul” scenes. Glass Block Windows are a favorite tool, as are Pueblo Deco archways, tin ceilings, and commercial clerestory strip windows. This video describes an attempt to create a Visual Shorthand Vocabulary to help interpret these features.