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Colomina, Beatriz

Overview
Works: 134 works in 351 publications in 5 languages and 4,784 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Conference papers and proceedings  Archives  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Case studies  Interviews  Catalogs  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, zxx, Contributor, Other, Creator, Author of introduction
Classifications: NX650.S8, 720.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Beatriz Colomina
Sexuality & space by Jennifer Bloomer( Book )

22 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays gegroepeerd rondom het onderwerp gender in relatie tot de architectonische en kritische theorie. (Symposiumverslag van de Princeton University school of architecture)
Philip Johnson : the constancy of change by Philip Johnson( Book )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of essays analyzing the work and cultural politics of the influential twentieth-century American architect Philip Johnson
Domesticity at war by Beatriz Colomina( Book )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the years immediately following World War II, America embraced modern architecture - not as something imported from Europe, but as an entirely new mode of operation. This text shows how postwar American architecture adapted the techniques and materials that were developed for military applications to domestic use
Raumplan versus Plan libre : Adolf Loos and Le Corbusier 1919-1930 by Technische Hogeschool Delft( Book )

24 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and French and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cold war hothouses : inventing postwar culture, from cockpit to playboy( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clip, stamp, fold : the radical architecture of little magazines, 196X to 197X by Beatriz Colomina( Book )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Items produced on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Centre canadien d'architecture, Montréal, Apr. 12-Sept. 9, 2007
Thomas Demand by Thomas Demand( Book )

14 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alison and Peter Smithson : from the house of the future to a house of today by Marco Vidotto( Book )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Striving to adapt the progressive ideas of the pre-war Modern Movement to the specific human needs of post-war reconstruction, Alison and Peter Smithson were among the most influential and controversial architects of the latter half of the twentieth century. As younger members of CIAM and as founding members of Team 10, they were at the heart of the debate on the future course of modern architecture, and by their polemics and designs laid the foundations for the New Brutalism and the 1960's Pop Art Movement. Alison and Peter Smithsons' reputation for controversy rather overshadowed the work at the heart of their architectural philosophy and practice: their designs for houses and their preoccupation with 'dwelling'. Although great admirers of Le Corbusier, they rejected his idea of the dwelling as a 'machine for living'. To the Smithsons, a house was a particular place, which should be suited to its location and able to meet the ordinary requirements of life and to accommodate its inhabitants' individual patterns of use. This book examines the evolution of their approach to the everyday 'art of inhabitation'. It does so by extensively documenting most of their designs for individual dwellings, especially their optimistic House of the Future of 1956 and the series of renovations of and additions to the fairy tale-like 'Hexenhaus' in Germany from the late 1980s onward. Included are essays by Beatriz Colomina, Dirk van den Heuvel and Max Risselada, plus a selections of texts by Alison and Peter Smithson"--Bookjacket
Architectureproduction( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New Jersey as non-site by Kelly Baum( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Between 1950 and 1975, some of the postwar era's most innovative artists flocked to a very unexpected place: New Jersey. Appreciating what others tended to ignore or mock, they gravitated to the state's most desolate peripheries: its industrial wastescapes, crumbling cities, crowded highways, and banal suburbs. There they produced some of the most important work of their careers. The breakthroughs in land, conceptual, performance, and site-specific art that New Jersey helped catalyze are the subject of New Jersey as Non-Site, whose title evokes the mixed-media sculptures that Robert Smithson began to create in 1968 while driving the state's highways with Nancy Holt. This catalogue examines more than 100 works by sixteen artists, including Amiri Baraka, George Brecht, Dan Graham, Allan Kaprow, Gordon Matta-Clark, and George Segal. Organized around three themes--ruin, cooperation, and displacement--Kelly Baum's essay considers their work in relationship to seismic shifts in the world of art and equally dramatic changes to New Jersey's economy, infrastructure, landscape, demography, and social stability."--
Your black horizon art pavilion by Eva Ebersberger( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Privacy and publicity : modern architecture as mass media by Beatriz Colomina( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and Turkish and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With modernity, the site of architectural production literally moved from the street into photographs, films, publications, and exhibitions - a displacement that presupposes a new sense of space, one defined by images rather than walls. This age of publicity corresponds to a transformation in the status of the private, Colomina argues; modernity is actually the publicity of the private. Modern architecture renegotiates the traditional relationship between public and private in a way that profoundly alters the experience of space
Manifesto architecture : the ghost of Mies by Beatriz Colomina( Book )

9 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the third book in the Critical Spatial Practice series, Beatriz Colomina traces the history of the modern architecture manifesto, with particular focus on Mies van der Rohe, and the play between the written and built work. This essay propels the manifesto form into the future, into an age where electronic media are the primary sites of debate, suggesting that new forms of manifesto are surely emerging along with new kinds of authorship, statement, exhibition, and debate
Mies van der Rohe : casas = houses by Beatriz Colomina( Book )

8 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oxymoron and pleonasm : conversations on American critical and projective theory of architecture( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monika Mitasova interviewed an influential group of current American theorists, historians and practitioners proposing critical and projective architecture, respectively, which forms the first book that brings those perspectives together to show the state of current critical and projective theory, practice and new alternative actions of designing architecture. 0
Mikael Olsson : Södrakull Frösakull by Mikael Olsson( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Markus Draper : Haus, Wand, Spiegel by Markus Draper( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in German and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doble exposición : arquitectura a través del arte by Beatriz Colomina( Book )

6 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cristina Iglesias : tres aguas by Cristina Iglesias( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sexuality & space
Alternative Names
Beatriz Colomina architecture historian from the United States

Beatriz Colomina Architekturtheoretikerin

Beatriz Colomina Spaans kunsthistorica

コロミーナ, ビアトリス

ビアトリス・コロミーナ

Languages
English (152)

Spanish (16)

German (2)

French (2)

Turkish (1)

Covers
Philip Johnson : the constancy of changeDomesticity at warCold war hothouses : inventing postwar culture, from cockpit to playboyClip, stamp, fold : the radical architecture of little magazines, 196X to 197XThomas DemandYour black horizon art pavilionPrivacy and publicity : modern architecture as mass mediaMies van der Rohe : casas = housesMikael Olsson : Södrakull Frösakull