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Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts

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Works: 123 works in 241 publications in 2 languages and 5,590 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Periodicals  History  Conference papers and proceedings 
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Classifications: NA2760, 720.1
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Most widely held works about Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts
 
Most widely held works by Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts
The architecture of the city by Aldo Rossi( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cet ouvrage de l'architecte italien est fondamental à bien des égards. D'une part, il marque une étape essentielle dans l'histoire théorique de l'urbanisme, et d'autre part il s'inscrit dans le mouvement italien néorationaliste de la Tendenza initié dans les années 70
Studies in tectonic culture : the poetics of construction in nineteenth and twentieth century architecture by Kenneth Frampton( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Studies in Tectonic Culture is nothing less than a rethinking of the entire modern architectural tradition. The notion of tectonics as employed by Frampton - the focus on architecture as a constructional craft - constitutes a direct challenge to current mainstream thinking on the artistic limits of postmodernism, and suggests a convincing alternative." "The book's ten essays and an epilogue trace the history of contemporary form as an evolving poetics of structure and construction. Its analytical framework rests on Frampton's close readings of key French, German, and English sources from the eighteenth century to the present."--Jacket
Planning for diversity and choice; possible futures and their relations to the man-controlled environment by Stanford Anderson( Book )

5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Documentation of a conference held at Endicott House, Dedham, Massachusetts, October 13-16, 1966, under the sponsorship of The Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts, the American Institute of Architects-Princeton Educational Research Project, and the Department of Architecture, Massachusetts Institute of Technology."
Nancy Holt : sightlines by Alena J Williams( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alena J. Williams with contributions by Pamela M. Lee, Lucy R. Lippard, Nancy Holt, Ines Schaber, Matthew Coolidge, James Meyer, and Julia Alderson
New Chicago architecture : beyond the international style by Maurizio Casari( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and Italian and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photography and architecture in the modern age( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architecture has long been a subject matter for photographers, who utilize the medium not just to document the built world, but also to reveal wider truths about society. This book features chapters devoted to various artists - among them, Berenice Abbott, Walker Evans, Ed Ruscha, Bernd and Hilla Becher, Andreas Gursky and Iwan Baan - and includes 220 color and duotone images. Each chapter opens with a text introducing the artists; work, followed by reproductions of their photographs. Arranged chronologically, the book documents the birth of the skyscraper against the backdrop of the Great Depression; the rise of the modernist tradition in America, post-colonial Africa, and India; the effects of industry on 1960s Europe; the increasing suburbanization of America and Europe; and the consequences of today; s mass urbanization in Asia, the Middle East, and South America. Far-reaching and penetrating, this volume reflects on the ongoing dialogue between photography and architecture
Plain modern : the architecture of Brian MacKay-Lyons by Malcolm Quantrill( Book )

10 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drawings of Eric Mendelsohn by Erich Mendelsohn( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complexity and contradiction in architecture by Robert Venturi( Book )

9 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edifices and monuments by Jean Dubuffet( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern architecture U.S.A by N.Y.) Museum of Modern Art (New York( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nexus network journal( )

in English and Italian and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Architect's dream : houses for the next millennium : The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati : [November 19, 1993-January 23, 1994( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in architectural criticism : modern architecture and historical change by Alan Colquhoun( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The continuous present of organic architecture by Sidney K Robinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Design for better living : the architecture of Richard Marsh Bennett, 1937-1973 by Richard Marsh Bennett( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Town houses : the Chicago Seven and winners of the Graham Foundation Competition : [exhibition] May 18 through June 16, 1978 by Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giuseppe Terragni : two projects by Daniel Mancini( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explorations : the architecture of John Ronan by John Ronan( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In Chicago, there is a long history of celebrating architecture as a building art--not merely a graphic one--where lofty rhetoric takes a back seat to clear-headed pragmatism. John Ronan is a leading figure of a new generation of architects that are not only steeped in the grounded, rigorous, and self-critical Chicago tradition, but are also focused on design innovation. Ronan's decade-old practice has garnered critical praise and awards in recognition of its subtle integration of sustainable technology, spatial composition, and material detail. His beautifully simple spaces convey a recurring theme of adaptability and flexibility across multiple functions that, when activated by a specific use, do not deter from a holistic architectural intent. Explorations features twelve projects ranging in scale from private residences and adaptive renovations to large public buildings
 
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The architecture of the city
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Studies in tectonic culture : the poetics of construction in nineteenth and twentieth century architectureNancy Holt : sightlinesPlain modern : the architecture of Brian MacKay-LyonsComplexity and contradiction in architectureEssays in architectural criticism : modern architecture and historical changeExplorations : the architecture of John Ronan