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Modern views : inspired by the Mies van der Rohe Farnsworth House and the Philip Johnson Glass House

Author: Paul Goldberger; Phyllis Lambert; Sylvia Lavin
Publisher: New York, NY, USA : Assouline Pub., ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The building as muse: That is the idea behind Modern views, for which nearly one hundred distinguished architects, artists, designers, and landscape architects have created works that are in some way inspired by either Farnsworth House ... or the Glass House ... or both"--Foreword.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Ludwig Mies van der Rohe; Philip Johnson; Ludwig Mies van der Rohe; Philip Johnson; Philip Johnson; Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Goldberger; Phyllis Lambert; Sylvia Lavin
ISBN: 9782759404674 2759404676
OCLC Number: 613433509
Description: 216 pages : illustrations (some color), plans ; 33 cm
Contents: Foreword / Paul Goldberger --
Phyllis Lambert reflects --
What's in a name : that which we call a glass house / Sylvia Lavin --
Architects --
Landscape architects --
Artists --
Designers --
Plans: Farnsworth House --
Plans: the Glass House --
Index.
Responsibility: [foreword by Paul Goldberger].

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'Modern Views' examines nearly nintey creations built for an exclusive project with the National Historic Preservation Trust.  Read more...
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