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Erwin Hauer : continua architectural screens and walls

Author: Erwin Hauer
Publisher: New York : Princeton Architectural Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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"If we rarely think of walls as works of mesmerizing beauty, Erwin Hauer can hardly be blamed. Erwin Hauer: Continua resurrects the extraordinary but little-known work of this Austrian-born sculptor, whose designs of perforated and modular structures are symphonies of measured elegance." "Built in Austria, Canada, Italy, Mexico, Aruba, Venezuela, and the United states, Hauer's architectural screens and walls caused  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Erwin Hauer; Erwin Hauer
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erwin Hauer
ISBN: 1568987277 9781568987279 1568984553 9781568984551
OCLC Number: 56436200
Description: 104 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: by Erwin Hauer.

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Built in Austria, Canada, Italy, Mexico, Holland, the Antilles, Venezuela, and the US, Hauer's architectural walls and screens caused a stir when they were erected in the 1950s, but have since been  Read more...

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