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Architecture as signs and systems : for a mannerist time

Author: Robert Venturi; Denise Scott Brown
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. ; London, Eng. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2004.
Series: William E. Massey, Sr. lectures in the history of American civilization.
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"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."  Read more...
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Venturi, Robert.
Architecture as signs and systems.
Cambridge, Mass. ; London, Eng. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2004
(OCoLC)646355770
Named Person: Denise Scott Brown; Robert Venturi
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Venturi; Denise Scott Brown
ISBN: 0674015711 9780674015715
OCLC Number: 54960644
Description: ix, 251 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.
Contents: Architecture as sign rather than space : new mannerism rather than old expressionism / Robert Venturi --
Architecture as patterns and systems : learning from planning / Denise Scott Brown --
Conclusion : signs and systems for a mannerist architecture for today / Robert Venturi, Denise Scott Brown.
Series Title: William E. Massey, Sr. lectures in the history of American civilization.
Responsibility: Robert Venturi & Denise Scott Brown.

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"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.

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