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Fire Island modernist : Horace Gifford and the architecture of seduction

Autor Christopher Bascom Rawlins
Vydavatel: New York, NY : Metropolis Books, [2013]
Vydání/formát:   Tištěná kniha : Biography : English : First EditionZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
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"As the 1960s became The Sixties, architect Horace Gifford executed a remarkable series of beach houses that transformed the terrain and culture of New York's Fire Island. Growing up on the beaches of Florida, Gifford forged a deep connection with coastal landscapes. Pairing this sensitivity with jazzy improvisations on modernist themes, he perfected a sustainable modernism in cedar and glass that was as attuned to  Přečíst více...
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Žánr/forma: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Osoba: Horace Gifford; Horace Gifford; Horace Gifford
Typ materiálu: Biography
Typ dokumentu Kniha
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Christopher Bascom Rawlins
ISBN: 9781938922091 1938922093
OCLC číslo: 836261577
Popis: 202 pages : illustrations ; 32 cm
Obsahy: Best looking boy --
Oasis of free love --
Fire Island modernist --
Reaching for light --
Boys in the sand --
Entasis --
Form follows foreplay --
Elegy.
Odpovědnost: Christopher Bascom Rawlins ; Foreword by Alastair Gordon.

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As the 1960s became The Sixties, architect Horace Gifford executed a remarkable series of beach houses that transformed the terrain and culture of New Yorks Fire Island. Growing up on the beaches of  Přečíst více...

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