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Rice University School of Architecture

Overview
Works: 75 works in 108 publications in 1 language and 1,141 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Periodicals  Biography 
Roles: Other
Classifications: NA1, 720.1
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Most widely held works by Rice University
Rem Koolhaas : conversations with students by Louis I Kahn( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book presents a lecture and seminar given by architect Rem Koolhaas at the Rice University School of Architecture. In this compact volume, Koolhaas addresses the urban and architectural implications of extra-large construction, using as examples three of the Office of Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)'s important large-scale projects: the Zeebrugge Ferry Terminal in Belgium, the Tres Grande Bibliotheque in Paris, and the Karlsruhe Center for Art and Media Technology in Germany. Tackling questions about the difficult state of urbanism and modernism in contemporary Europe, America, and Asia, this volume forms a concise and coherent explanation of the theories and polemics of Koolhaas and OMA. Thie book serves as an inexpensive alternative and companion to Koolhaas's S, M, L, XL."--Publisher's description
Stanley Saitowitz by Stanley Saitowitz( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pandemonium : the rise of predatory locales in the postwar world by Branden Hookway( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Requiem for the city at the end of the Millennium by Sanford Kwinter( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this small, but sharply-pointed book, renowned theorist Sanford Kwinter addresses the sometimes subtle, sometimes brutal transformations that characterized the modernization processes set into motion at the turn of the millennium. From the strange appearance of the 'Trojan Horse' that was the Centre Pompidou which served as the harbinger and template of the new idea of "Europe", through the dot.com bubble of the late 1990s, to the destruction of the World Trade Center Towers in New York, a new world came into being that design thinking has yet to fully take into account. The City is here seen not only as the last frontier of human history currently under threat of total eclipse, it is the indomitable form of collective experience upon which one can count as assuredly as one can on death and taxes. Requiem, to quote from Thomas Daniell's introduction, is first and foremost redemptive: "Kwinter's most negative assessments of the city are driven by a deep commitment to its sublime potentials--a desire to sacralize the most profane and fecund of human creations".--P. [4] de la couv
Architecture at Rice University( )

in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jules Guerin, master delineator : an exhibition by Jules Vallée Guérin( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Climate based passive cooling by Gordon Wittenberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What U can do by Shadrach Woods( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plat( )

in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"PLAT is a journal produced by students at the Rice School of Architecture. It acts as an index of - and agent for - living, working and thinking, both at Rice and among our colleagues and friends at other institutions. PLAT serves as a projective catalyst for architectural discourse," journal website (viewed Feb. 21, 2011)
New schools for new towns : a project sponsored by Educational Facilities Laboratories [of the] Rice Design Fete IV by Rice University( Book )

4 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Live work : the collaboration between Rice Building Workshop and Project Row Houses in Houston, Texas( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Houston architectural survey( Book )

in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lebbeus Woods : [exhibition], Farish Gallery, March 12-April 27, 1993 by Lebbeus Woods( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working 03 : design and research 2001-02( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Main Street Houston : an urban design charrette and exhibition by Gerald Moorhead( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversations with students by Rem Koolhaas( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bayou strategy( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three cities : Aquila, Poseidon, Aegea by Paul Jacques Grillo( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Houston architectural survey( Book )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Domestic project : recent works by architects teaching at Rice : Farish Gallery, fall 1992( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Rem Koolhaas : conversations with students
Alternative Names

controlled identityRice University

controlled identityRice University. Department of Architecture

Rice University Department of Architecture

Rice University Houston, Tex School of Architecture

Rice University School of Architecture

School of Architecture

Languages
English (63)

Covers
Stanley SaitowitzPandemonium : the rise of predatory locales in the postwar worldRequiem for the city at the end of the Millennium