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Contemporary Architecture

Photo Magnum

Contemporary Architecture

by Photo Magnum

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Published by Vilo International .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12642937M
ISBN 102879392160
ISBN 109782879392165

  This book professionally examines the style and features of contemporary architecture in China, and comprehensively and deeply summarises architectural practices in China. Content of the book not only include the introduction specified case, but pays more attention to the connection Author: Christine Killory. Schwanzer - Architect. Visionary. Maestro. Three Decades of Architectural and Contemporary History by Benjamin Swiczinsky and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

Deyan Sudjic £28 , Phaidon Press, pp, hardcover “John Pawson is the foremost proponent of minimalism in architecture and design. already known to designers for his austere yet luxurious interiors, he has attained public acclaim for his high-profile retail projects such as the Calvin Klein flagship store in New York, his celebrity clients like Martha Stewart and his book . At their most literal, "contemporary" is the architecture being produced now, the architecture of the moment. "Modern" architecture breaks with the past — specifically the traditional styles of before the Industrial Revolution. In this sense "contemporary" is not limited to a single stylistic thread. And "modern" recalls the early- and mid-File Size: 2MB.

  The Architecture of Neoliberalism pursues an uncompromising critique of the neoliberal turn in contemporary architecture. This book reveals how a self-styled parametric and post-critical architecture serves mechanisms of control and compliance while promoting itself, at the same time, as progressive. Spencer's incisive analysis of the architecture and writings of . In giving form and coherence to modern architecture, Le Corbusier's book Vers une architecture (, tr. ) played an important role, as did the writings of the Dutch architect J. J. P. Oud and the German architect Walter Gropius, who also headed the Bauhaus in Dessau.


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