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The good building ; Pressing style

Author: Kevin Alter
Publisher: Austin, Tex. : Center for American Architecture and Design, University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture, ©2003.
Series: Center (Austin, Tex.), v. 12-13.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Alter
ISBN: 0934951047 9780934951043
OCLC Number: 54982412
Notes: Each work includes special title page and separate pagination. The second work is printed on inverted pages.
Description: iii, 123, iii, 103 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Contents: The good building / Kevin Alter --
Can you tell me what is a good building? / Christopher Alexander --
Undisclosed / Chris Macdonald --
The good, the bad, and the ugly / Henry Smith-Miller --
Architecture --
a social art / Samuel Mockbee --
Practice of the everyday / Rob Wellington Quigley --
Good building / Michael Rotondi --
Constructing the self and awakening desire / Aaron Betsky --
And now for something completely different / John Blatteau --
Upside house: speculative house design for etekt.com / Lewis. Tsuramaki. Lewis / Modern life / Kevin Alter --
Making memory / William Bruder --
Part One: Showtime at the Apothic: fashioning the boutique hotel / Ira Smith --
The Good Building National Photography Competition. Pressing style / Kevin Alter --
After thirty years of silence / Morris Lapidus, afterward by Debra Desilet --
Inspiration from unlikely sources / Todd Oldham --
Studio Sofield / William Sofield --
Building style / Stanley Marcus --
Perpetual motion / Herbert Enns, afterward by Grace Jeffers --
A moment in time / Tom Ford --
A room of one's own / Joseph Holtzman --
Part Two: Midnight at the oasis: what happens when good architecture becomes fashionable / Ira Smith.
Series Title: Center (Austin, Tex.), v. 12-13.
Other Titles: Pressing style.
Responsibility: editor, Kevin S. Alter.

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