Modern Architecture Since 1900

First published in 1982, Curtis's book has quickly achieved recognition as the standard work on the subject, providing a lucid and accurate overview of modern architecture and a balanced critique of its achievements. This second edition includes a new chapter on recent world architecture.

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  • Author : William J. R. Curtis
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Pages : 431 pages
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Modern Architecture Since 1900

Modern Architecture Since 1900
  • Author : William J. R. Curtis
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 03 December 1987
GET THIS BOOKModern Architecture Since 1900

First published in 1982, Curtis's book has quickly achieved recognition as the standard work on the subject, providing a lucid and accurate overview of modern architecture and a balanced critique of its achievements. This second edition includes a new chapter on recent world architecture.

Modern Architecture Since 1900

Modern Architecture Since 1900
  • Author : William J. R. Curtis
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 03 December 1987
GET THIS BOOKModern Architecture Since 1900

First published in 1982, Curtis's book has quickly achieved recognition as the standard work on the subject, providing a lucid and accurate overview of modern architecture and a balanced critique of its achievements. This second edition includes a new chapter on recent world architecture.

Modern Architecture Since 1900

Modern Architecture Since 1900
  • Author : William J.R. Curtis
  • Publisher : Phaidon Press
  • Release : 27 June 1996
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" Since its first publication in 1982, Modern Architecture Since 1900 has become established as a contemporary classic. Worldwide in scope, it combines a clear historical outline with masterly analysis and interpretation. Technical, economic, social and intellectual developments are brought together in a comprehensive narrative which provides a setting for the detailed examination of buildings. Throughout the book the author's focus is on the individual architect, and on the qualities that give outstanding buildings their lasting value. For the third edition, the text

Modern Architecture Since 1900

Modern Architecture Since 1900
  • Author : William J. R. Curtis
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release : 03 December 1987
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A penetrating analysis of the modern architectural tradition and its origins. Since its first publication in 1982, Modern Architecture Since 1900 has become established as a contemporary classic. Worldwide in scope, it combines a clear historical outline with masterly analysis and interpretation. Technical, economic, social and intellectual developments are brought together in a comprehensive narrative which provides a setting for the detailed examination of buildings. Throughout the book the author's focus is on the individual architect, and on the qualities that give

Le Corbusier

Le Corbusier
  • Author : William J. R. Curtis
  • Publisher : Rizzoli International Publications
  • Release : 03 December 1986
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Analyzes newly-released archival material to examine the architect's projects as they relate to his philosophy of life, his social visions, and his cultural milieu

Cairo Since 1900

Cairo Since 1900
  • Author : Mohamed Elshahed
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 11 February 2020
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The city of a thousand minarets is also the city of eclectic modern constructions, turn-of-the-century revivalism and romanticism, concrete expressionism, and modernist design. Yet while much has been published on Cairo's ancient, medieval, and early-modern architectural heritage, the city's modern architecture has to date not received the attention it deserves. Cairo since 1900: An Architectural Guide is the first comprehensive architectural guide to the constructions that have shaped and continue to shape the Egyptian capital since the early twentieth century. From

Modern Architecture: A Critical History (World of Art)

Modern Architecture: A Critical History (World of Art)
  • Author : Kenneth Frampton
  • Publisher : Thames & Hudson
  • Release : 08 September 2020
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An extensively revised and updated edition of a bestselling classic on modern architecture and its origins by Kenneth Frampton. Kenneth Frampton’s highly acclaimed survey of modern architecture and its origins has been a classic since it first appeared in 1980. Starting with the cultural developments since 1750 that drove the modern movement, moving through the creation of modern architecture, and exploring the effects of globalization and the phenomenon of international celebrity architects, this book is the definitive history of modern architecture.

Modern Architecture

Modern Architecture
  • Author : Otto Wagner
  • Publisher : Getty Publications
  • Release : 03 December 1988
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In 1896, Otto Wagner's "Modern Architecture" shocked the European architectural community with its impassioned plea for an end to eclecticism and for a "modern" style suited to contemporary needs and ideals, utilizing the nascent constructional technologies and materials. Through the combined forces of his polemical, pedagogical, and professional efforts, this determined, newly appointed professor at the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts emerged in the late 1890s - along with such contemporaries as Charles Rennie Mackintosh in Glasgow and Louis Sullivan in

Denys Lasdun

Denys Lasdun
  • Author : William J.R. Curtis
  • Publisher : Phaidon Incorporated Limited
  • Release : 26 August 1999
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Study of the work of one of Britain's most eminent living architects

The Taylorized Beauty of the Mechanical

The Taylorized Beauty of the Mechanical
  • Author : Mauro F. Guillén
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 10 November 2020
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The dream of scientific management was a rationalized machine world where life would approach the perfection of an assembly line. But since its early twentieth-century peak this dream has come to seem a dehumanizing nightmare. Henry Ford's assembly lines turned out a quarter of a million cars in 1914, but all of them were black. Forgotten has been the unparalleled new aesthetic beauty once seen in the ideas of Ford and scientific management pioneer Frederick Winslow Taylor. In The Taylorized Beauty

The Future of Architecture Since 1889

The Future of Architecture Since 1889
  • Author : Jean-Louis Cohen
  • Publisher : Phaidon Press
  • Release : 03 October 2016
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The highly acclaimed history of the architecture of the twentieth century and beyond - now in paperback Jean-Louis Cohen, one of the world's leading architectural historians, serves up a compelling account of the developments that have shaped the world in which we live today. This highly accessible book begins with the Paris Universal Exposition of 1889, tracing architecture's evolution to the early twenty-first century's globalized architectural culture. Illustrated with hundreds of drawings and photographs as well as portraits, publications, diagrams, film

Elements of Architecture

Elements of Architecture
  • Author : Pierre von Meiss
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 08 October 2013
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This internationally significant book analyzes architectural elements, drawing general principles from the prevailing pluralism of architectural approaches. Von Meiss expertly bridges the gap between history and contemporary work by pinpointing the constant factors that exist in all architecture. A comprehensive analysis of the whole architectural phenomenon, this valuable book will prove especially useful to modern practitioners who need to make constant reference to buildings of the past. Staying away from the ineffectual arguments on styles that dominate today's architectural literature,

Processes of Creating Space

Processes of Creating Space
  • Author : Georg Rafailidis,Stephanie Davidson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 26 May 2016
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Processes of Creating Space is a workbook for beginning designers that shows how to generate space with user experiences in mind. It explains how to keenly perceive your world and seamlessly integrate architectural representation into your design process. The book uses two main strategies, blending the design process with material processes and media techniques and ‘experiential typologies’ - emphasising first-hand experience of space. Five highly experimental assignments explore the interwoven relationship between design process and design tools, to help you

Studyguide for Modern Architecture Since 1900 by Curtis, Isbn 9780714833569

Studyguide for Modern Architecture Since 1900 by Curtis, Isbn 9780714833569
  • Author : Cram101 Textbook Reviews,Rebecca Ed. Curtis
  • Publisher : Cram101
  • Release : 01 January 2012
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History of Architectural Theory

History of Architectural Theory
  • Author : Hanno-Walter Kruft
  • Publisher : Princeton Architectural Press
  • Release : 03 December 1994
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As the first comprehensive encyclopedic survey of Western architectural theory from Vitruvius to the present, this book is an essential resource for architects, students, teachers, historians, and theorists. Using only original sources, Kruft has undertaken the monumental task of researching, organizing, and analyzing the significant statements put forth by architectural theorists over the last two thousand years. The result is a text that is authoritative and complete, easy to read without being reductive.