2 edition of Architecture as city found in the catalog.
Architecture as city
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Florian Beigel, Philip Christou ; with contributions by Dominique Boudet (consultant editor), Kang oon-gu, Ellis Woodman|
|LC Classifications||NA9268.6.S24 B45 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||151 p. :|
|Number of Pages||151|
|LC Control Number||2010931831|
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I think the ideas that this book explores are really very interesting: that part of the value of architecture comes from its temporal (rather than purely spatial) qualities, that architecture's role in the city relates to its form rather than just its function, that cities are an embodiment of collective memory, and that the development of cities follows organically from certain knowable factors.4/5.
The Architecture of the City dissects the following principles: *That architecture is intrinsically connected with the overall city. *That architecture `grows' from the past and tradition of the city and of human culture. *That there is "a clearly articulated bond between the shapes of things throughout history".Cited by: Aldo Rossi, a practicing architect and leader of the Italian architectural movement La Tendenza, is also one of the most influential theorists writing today.
The Architecture of the City is his major work of architectural and urban theory. In part a protest against functionalism and the Modern Movement, in part an attempt to restore the craft of architecture to its position as the only valid.
Skateboarding, Space and the City reads the city through body and board - not merely through books. At a moment when architecture history/theory consists primarily of regurgitated texts intelligently referenced, inclusion of 'fieldwork' makes Borden's book an invaluable contribution to the field.” ―ArchisCited by: The book weaves together OMA projects by scale, using drawings, collages, images, and texts to challenge conventional understand of architecture, scale, and the city |.
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Lower walls were typically constructed of stone and rubble. ‘The Architecture of the City’ was firstly published in by Aldo Rossi, based on his notes and lectures, when functionalism predominated.
As Rossi stated, this book did not cover new issues, but it was sensational for architects in that era because it gave them a chance to rethink architecture with respect to the city as a meaning of.
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In part a protest against functionalism and the Modern Movement, in part an attempt to restore the craft of architecture to its position as the only valid object of architectural study, and in part an analysis of the rules and forms of the city's construction, the Reviews: Architecture Is All Over investigates architecture's simultaneous diminishment and ubiquity in the early twenty-first century.
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The aim is to reveal how the civic nature of urban space is utilised .Architecture and the city. Champaign: University of Illinois. School of Architecture, (OCoLC) Online version: Architecture and the city.
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