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Chora. volume seven

Author: Alberto Pérez Gómez; Stephen Parcell
Publisher: Montreal [Quebec] : McGill-Queen's University Press, Ottawa, Ontario : Canadian Electronic Library, [2016] 2015. ©2016
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
A diverse collection of essays in the history and philosophy of architecture.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Pérez-Gómez, Alberto.
Chora 7.
Montréal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2016
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alberto Pérez Gómez; Stephen Parcell
ISBN: 9780773598799 0773598790 0773547010 9780773547018
OCLC Number: 946889132
Description: 1 online resource (384 pages) : illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Contents: 1 Monumentality and Contemporaneity in the Work of Tarkovsky, Goldsworthy, and Zumthor / Anne Bordeleau --
2 The Public Boudoir of an Actress: The Petite Maison of Mademoiselle Dervieux / Diana Cheng --
3 Peter Brook's "Empty Space": Orghast at Persepolis / Negin Djavaherian --
4 Bodies, Books, and Buildings: Encountering the Renaissance Frontispiece / Paul Emmons --
5 "More Powerful than Love": Imagination and Language in the Oikéma of Claude-Nicolas Ledoux / Paul Holmquist --
6 Adrien Auzout and the Origins of the Paris Observatory / Ron Jelaco --
7 Constructing Architectural History in the Joseon Industrial Exhibition of 1915 / Yoonchun Jung --
8 Silence and Communal Ritual in an Athonian Coenobitic Monastery / Christos Kakalis --
9 The Language of the Street: A Vocabulary of Communal Space / Robert Nelson --
10 The Laughing Girls / Marc J Neveu --
11 Filarete's Sforzinda: The Ideal City as a Poetic and Rhetorical Construction / Alberto Pérez-Gómez --
12 Is the Endless a House? / Angeliki Sioli --
13 The Juridical Character of Alberti's Mind / Nikolaos-Ion Terzoglou --
14 The Architecture of Anselm Kiefer: La Ribaute and the Space of Dramatic Representation / Stephen Wischer --
15 Chōra before Plato: Architecture, Drama, and Receptivity / Lisa Landrum.
Other Titles: Chora 7.
Intervals in the philosophy of architecture
Responsibility: edited by Alberto Pérez-Gómez, Stephen Parcell.
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