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The presence of the case study houses

Author: Ethel Buisson; Thomas Billard
Publisher: Basel ; Boston : Birkhäuser-Publishers for Architecture, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Since their origins over half a century ago, the Case Study Houses have ranked among the classics of architectural modernism." "In a journey into the present reality of the Case Study Houses, the two authors of this book have systematically visited and photographed the houses and their owners. Viewing these projects through the lens not only of practicing architects, teachers and critics, but also of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Beispielsammlung
Named Person: John Entenza
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ethel Buisson; Thomas Billard
ISBN: 3764371188 9783764371180
OCLC Number: 56567165
Description: 315 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), plans ; 27 cm
Contents: Of glass and water: pluvial aperitif --
[Pt. 1] The angel of the city --
Paper tiger: John Entenza --
Cool magazine: Arts & Architecture --
One vision, one man --
[Pt. 2] Objects of desire, the desire of objects --
The inaugural projects, the 1945 season --
In the shade of the Eucalptus --
Multiple prototypes --
[Pt. 3] The immediate future --
Exquisite corpse --
Refined pavilions --
Mising: geometric abstraction --
Sacred temple, aged body --
Brutalist abstraction: Pierre Koenig --
[Pt. 4] Abstract classicism --
Classical contemporary, the triad --
A dreamed community of 260 units --
Classical vertical --
[Pt. 5] The king is dead --
Prolonging the dream --
Renewing the dream --
The bunker of the last gunshot --
Ridiculous nostalgia, top-model model --
[Pt. 6] Paper architecture --
Role play: Client-centered journal ; Media house ; Sponsors --
Archaeology: Seductive images ; The rules of the game ; A model of grandeur ; Model homes or case study? --
Today: Past owners ; Current owners ; The case study houses as media targets ; Just a memory --
Notes --
[Pt. 7] Catalogue --
Illustration credits --
Colophon.
Responsibility: Ethel Buisson and Thomas Billard ; [translated from the French by Jasmine Benyamin].
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Deals with the great American housing experiment: Minimalism, the inspiration of art and wide spaces, lightness and an effective show-casing.  Read more...

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