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Giedion, S. (Sigfried) 1888-1968

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Works: 478 works in 1,825 publications in 10 languages and 18,162 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Designs and plans 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Other, Author of introduction, Honoree, Contributor, Creator, Artist
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Space, time and architecture : the growth of a new tradition by S Giedion( Book )

78 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic first published in 1941, this is an unparalleled work on the shaping of our architectural environment. In his discussions of leading architects and styles, Giedion examines the evolving of new traditions; the strengthening of its plastic tendencies and conditions for further evolution; the urban renewal boom of the fifties; and the development of regionalism by creatively oriented architects
The eternal present. A contribution on constancy and change by S Giedion( Book )

91 editions published between 1957 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 1,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mechanization takes command, a contribution to anonymous history by S Giedion( Book )

78 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A study of the evolution of mechanization in the last century and a half, its effects on modern civilization, and its historical and philosophical implicatio ns."
Architecture and the phenomena of transition : the three space conceptions in architecture by S Giedion( Book )

18 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and German and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical note: GiedionSigfried: ?Sigfried Giedion was the first secretary-general of the International Congress of Modern Architecture. He taught at the University of Zurich, MIT, and Harvard, where he became chairman of the Graduate School of Design
Walter Gropius, work and teamwork by S Giedion( Book )

39 editions published between 1954 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a biographical and critical study of German architect, teacher, and industrial designer Walter Gropius, founder and leader of the Bauhaus school, sharing details of his personal and professional life
Architecture, you and me; the diary of a development by S Giedion( Book )

20 editions published between 1957 and 1965 in 3 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical note: GiedionSigfried: ?Sigfried Giedion was the first secretary-general of the International Congress of Modern Architecture. He taught at the University of Zurich, MIT, and Harvard, where he became chairman of the Graduate School of Design
Space, time, and architecture; the growth of a new tradition by S Giedion( Book )

32 editions published between 1941 and 1982 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space, time, and architecture; the growth of a new tradition by S Giedion( Book )

38 editions published between 1954 and 1959 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building in France, building in iron, building in ferroconcrete by S Giedion( Book )

37 editions published between 1926 and 2000 in German and English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space, time and architecture; the growth of a new tradition by S Giedion( Book )

34 editions published between 1941 and 1947 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A decade of new architecture by S Giedion( Book )

35 editions published between 1951 and 1979 in English and French and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raum, Zeit, Architektur : die Entstehung einer neuen Tradition by S Giedion( Book )

42 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in German and Undetermined and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sigfried Giedion was the journalistic pioneer, critic, and chronicler of the most significant new buildings in Europe during the 1920s. He sought hidden syntheses in the world of diverse, often-contradictory tendencies that heralded a new tradition and wrote the developmental history of modern architecture. The new edition includes an afterword by architecture critic Reto Geiser
Space, time and architecture; the growth of a new tradition by S Giedion( Book )

34 editions published between 1944 and 1973 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Herrschaft der Mechanisierung : ein Beitrag zur anonymen Geschichte by S Giedion( Book )

28 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in German and Undetermined and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beginnings of architecture by S Giedion( Book )

17 editions published between 1964 and 1981 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architektur und Gemeinschaft; Tagebuch einer Entwicklung by S Giedion( Book )

29 editions published between 1956 and 1963 in German and Undetermined and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Befreites Wohnen : 85 Bilder by S Giedion( Book )

33 editions published between 1929 and 1985 in German and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avec divers ex. architecturaux de Le Corbusier (pl. 3, 7, 11, 18, 19, 73-75, 77, 81)
A decade of contemporary architecture by S Giedion( Book )

31 editions published between 1951 and 1954 in 5 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hommage à Giedion. Profile seiner Persönlichkeit. (Schriften und Dokumente von Sigfried Giedion sowie Beiträge der Freunde by S Giedion( Book )

11 editions published in 1971 in 3 languages and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Espace, temps, architecture by S Giedion( Book )

24 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Gidion, Z.

Gidion, Z. 1888-1968

Gidion, Z. (Zigfrid) 1888-1968

Gidion, Zigfrid.

Gidion, Zigfrid 1888-1968

Giedion S.

Giedion, S. 1888-1968

Giedion, S. (Sigfried)

Giedion Siegfried

Giedion, Siegfried 1888-1968

Giedion Sigfried

Giedion, Sigfried 1888-1968

Siegfried Giedion

Sigfried Giedion

Sigfried Giedion kunsthistoricus uit Zwitserland (1888-1968)

Sigfried Giedion storico dell'architettura e storico dell'arte svizzero

Sigfried Giedion Swiss architectural historian

Гидион, З 1888-1968

Зигфрид Гидион

ギーディオン, S.

ギーディオン, ジークフリート

ジークフリード・ギーディオン

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Mechanization takes command, a contribution to anonymous historyWalter Gropius, work and teamworkSpace, time, and architecture; the growth of a new traditionBuilding in France, building in iron, building in ferroconcreteRaum, Zeit, Architektur : die Entstehung einer neuen TraditionMental life of the architectural historian : re-opening the early historiography of modern architectureSpace, time and architecture : the growth of a new tradition