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Architecture concepts : red is not a color

Author: Bernard Tschumi
Publisher: New York : Rizzoli ; Enfield : Publishers Group UK [distributor], 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An autobiographical look at the work of a seminal modernist architect. This is the first comprehensive treatment of the architecture of Bernard Tschumi. Part monograph, part architectural theory, and part story, the book narrates a three-decade journey through a personal history of architecture and architectural ideas, intertwining theory, practice, and hypothetical projects with forty built works. From Tschumi's  Read more...
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Named Person: Bernard Tschumi; Bernard Tschumi
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Tschumi
ISBN: 9780847837977 0847837971
OCLC Number: 794136400
Description: 776 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Space event movement : Photoessay : Manifestoes : Advertisements for architecture : Questions of space : Import/export: Joyce's garden : Sequences : Screenplays : Violence of architecture : The Manhattan transcripts : Themes from the Manhattan transcripts : Parc de la villette : Abstract mediation and strategy : Fireworks : Events: the turning point : Disjunction and event --
Program: juxtaposition/superimposition : Photoessay : Program : Crossprogramming : Program and distanciation : The multiplicity of architecture : Programmatic dissociations : Transprogramming : Mixing passages, unstable images : Combination (from madness and the combinative) : Bridge-city --
crossprogramming : Linear cities : Edge-City : Strategy of the in-between : The architectural project of le fresnoy : Deviations from the normative : Deviations from the normative : Sequence of voids : Zero-Degree architecture : Strange attractors --
Vectors & envelopes : Photoessay : Vectors and envelopes : Red vector : Immaterial representation : Urban glass house : Between two envelopes : Concept and material recontextualized : Phagocyte : Manufacturing time : Carving and wrapping : Wood curves, glass box : Double envelope : Vertical museum sketchbook --
Concept/context/content : Photoessay : Concept/context/content : Conceptualizing context : Lattice superimposition : Contextual free form : Code as generator : Whose context? --
Concept-Form : Photoessay : Concept-Form : Elliptic city : Repetition, topo/typo : Media zone : Ceci n'est pas une dune : Circle/square superimposition : Point d'orgue : Alesia doubles : Formless filters.
Other Titles: Bernard Tschumi :
Red is not a color
Responsibility: Bernard Tschumi.

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Part monograph, part architectural theory, and part story, this book narrates a three-decade journey through a personal history of architecture and architectural ideas, intertwining theory, practice,  Read more...
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"A captivating mid-career retrospective that can be thumbed through, read, put down, and returned to over and over again. A word of warning, though: once you think you've finally pinned down the true Read more...

 
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