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Scott Brown, Denise 1931-

Overview
Works: 193 works in 424 publications in 7 languages and 5,681 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Designs and plans  Exhibition, pictorial works  Interviews  Documentary films  Biography  Catalogs 
Roles: Illustrator, Artist, Honoree, Dedicatee, Interviewee, Author of introduction
Classifications: NA735.L3, 720.9793135
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Most widely held works by Denise Scott Brown
Learning from Las Vegas : the forgotten symbolism of architectural form by Robert Venturi ( Book )
49 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Surveys the architecture of the Las Vegas Strip and examines the role of urban sprawl, advertising, and commercial iconography in contemporary building design
A view from the Campidoglio : selected essays, 1953-1984 by Robert Venturi ( Book )
8 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Out of the ordinary : Robert Venturi, Denise Scott Brown and Associates : architecture, urbanism, design by David Bruce Brownlee ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Architecture as signs and systems : for a mannerist time by Robert Venturi ( Book )
10 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The views of Venturi and Scott Brown have influenced architects worldwide for nearly half a century. Pluralism and multiculturalism; symbolism and iconography; popular culture and the everyday landscape; generic building and electronic communication are among the many ideas they have championed. Here, they present both a retrospective of their life work and a definitive statement of its theoretical underpinnings." "Architecture as Signs and Systems is a must for students of architecture and urban planning, as well as anyone intrigued by these seminal cultural figures."--BOOK JACKET
Urban concepts by Denise Scott Brown ( Book )
6 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American home : an illustrated documentary : from colonial simplicity to the modern adventure by Wendell D Garrett ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes Millford Plantation and Drayton Hall as well as Mount Vernon and Monticello
Lernen von Las Vegas : zur Ikonographie und Architektursymbolik der Geschäftsstadt by Robert Venturi ( Book )
15 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in German and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert Venturi, Denise Scott Brown, and Steven Izenour at Acadia Summer Arts Program by Marion Boulton Stroud ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Having words by Denise Scott Brown ( Book )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I have come to feel like af grandmother in architecture Denise Scott Brown tells us in her afterword to the 12 essays comprising having words. A guardian of its institutional memory who knows the pitfalls and whre the bodies are bruied. The line is just one of countless gems you will uncover in this rare compilation of selected writings
Venturi Scott Brown & Associates : on houses and housing by Venturi Scott Brown and Associates ( Book )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir John Soane an English architect, an American legacy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"All great art engages in a dialogue with the past. Architecture is no exception, as this film shows in its examination of the legacy of Sir John Soane (1753-1837), an English architect of rare genius whose influence on a generation of America's foremost architects is profound...This film investigates both the influence of antiquity on Soane, following in his Grand Tour footsteps through Rome and Sicily, as well as the ways his stripped-down classical style helped guide the American architects out of the strictures of Modernism." -- Container
Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown by Michael Blackwood ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This production delves into the philosophy and work of two of America's most controversial architects, Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown. The film introduces their most important works, including: the Vanna Venturi House, Princeton's Wu Hall, and Thomas Labs; the Guild House. Central to the film is the initial design phase and presentation of their most prestigious commission to date -- the National gallery in London's Trafalgar Square. Prince Charles and Princess Diane appear at the end of the film to officiate the laying of the corner stone of the Venturi's addition to the National Gallery, the Salinsbury Wing
L'Enseignement de Las Vegas ou le symbolisme oublié de la forme architecturale by Robert Venturi ( Book )
12 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aprendiendo de las Vegas : el simbolismo olvidado de la forma arquitectónica by Robert Venturi ( Book )
9 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louis Kahn silence and light by Louis I Kahn ( Visual )
in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louis Kahn discusses his work; other architects comment on him and his architecture, which is seen as transcending trend and style, and which focuses on light and timeless qualities
Venturi, Rauch and Scott Brown = Robāto Venchūri sakuhin shū by Venturi ( Book )
10 editions published in 1981 in 4 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Venturi, Scott Brown e associati by Amedeo Belluzzi ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in Italian and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two responses to some immediate issues by Robert Venturi ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Venturi, Rauch & Scott Brown : Bauten und Projekte, 1959-1985 = Works and projects, 1959-1985 by Rauch, and Scott Brown Venturi ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in German and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown : Learning from Las Vegas by Kester Rattenbury ( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown revisit their 'infamous' book which overturned the barriers separating high architecture from the commercial architecture of the Strip. You can get involved, hear the couple's project description, see the drawings and join in the crit
 
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Alternative Names
Brown, Denise S.
Brown, Denise Scott.
Brown, Denise Scott 1931-
Denise Scott Brown
Lakofski, Denise 1931-
Scott Brown, Denise
Scott-Brown, Denise 1931-
Skot Braun, Deniz
Languages
English (145)
German (20)
Spanish (16)
French (13)
Italian (12)
Japanese (10)
Multiple languages (2)
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