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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
Exhibitions
Named Person: Louis I Kahn; Louis I Kahn; Louis I Kahn
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mateo Kries; Jochen Eisenbrand; Stanislaus von Moos; University of Pennsylvania. Architectural Archives.; Vitra Design Museum.; Nederlands Architectuurinstituut.
ISBN: 9783931936921 3931936929
OCLC Number: 812250718
Notes: Exhibition catalog.
On the occasion of an exhibition held at Nederlands Architektuurinstituut, Rotterdam, September 8, 2012 - January 6, 2013; Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein, March 9 - August 25, 2013; National Museum, Oslo, October 18, 2013 - January 26, 2014.
Contains no title page, title from cover.
Description: 354 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), plans ; 33 cm.
Contents: Essays. Chronology / William Whitaker --
Monument? Forum? Fair? Louis Kahn, Edmund Bacon, and Philadelphia / Stanislaus von Moos --
Between grid and pathway : the houses of Louis Kahn / Jochen Eisenbrand --
Louis Kahn's art and his architectural thought / Michael Lewis --
Portfolio, sketches and drawings --
Kahn's edge : the provocative historicism of the Trenton Jewish Community Center / Neil Levine --
Louis Kahn and the French connection / Kenneth Frampton --
Toward cognitive architecture / Eeva-Liisa Pelkonen --
Louis I. Kahn's building for three faiths : "Religion ... not a religion." / Susan G. Solomon --
Enclosure : Kahn / Thomas Florschuetz --
Mettre la nature en oeuvre / Florian Sauter --
"Unavoidable nuisances:" engineering and engineers in the work of Louis Kahn / Thomas Leslie --
Louis Kahn and the life of materials / Réjean Legault --
Modern architecture and the excavation of the past / William J.R. Curtis. Interviews. Frank Gehry --
Robert A.M. Stern --
Robert Geddes --
Denise Scott Brown --
Moshe Safdie --
Herman Hertzberger --
Mario Botta --
Renzo Piano --
Peter Zumthor --
Balkrishna Doshi --
Alejandro Aravena --
Sou Fujimoto. Catalog. List of projects, 1926-1974 / William Whitaker --
City : Philadelphia as urban laboratory --
House : regional planning --
Science : the world as structure --
Eternal present : ruins and archetypes --
Grounding : earth, water, wind, light --
Group form : the logic of assembly.
Other Titles: Power of architecture
Responsibility: [editors, Mateo Kries, Jochen Eisenbrand, Stanislaus von Moos ; translations: Brian Currid, Barbara Hauss, Anna Stüler].

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