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Chinese brutalism today : concrete and avant-garde architecture

Author: Alberto Bologna
Publisher: [New York] : Oro Editions, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chinese Brutalism Today' is divided into three chapters and ends with a methodological afterword that explains the reasons why the research was carried out and the scientific tools used. The first chapter is "Exposed concrete in the design process," the second is "Identity Research: Towards an Ornate Surface" and the third is "Global ambition: towards a polished surface." The narration takes place through a  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alberto Bologna
ISBN: 9781943532384 1943532389
OCLC Number: 1098840297
Description: xi, 297 pages : chiefly color illustrations, plans ; 28 cm
Responsibility: Alberto Bologna.

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A critical reading of contemporary Chinese architecture, which contextualises them both in the panorama of Chinese constructions and in that of global architecture  Read more...

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