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The making of Beaubourg : a building biography of the Centre Pompidou, Paris.

Author: Nathan Silver
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. ; London : MIT, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This "building biography" discusses the making of the Centre Pompidou in Paris. It explores the designer's battles to maintain control and build within budget. The account also details the design  Read more...

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Named Person: Ove Nyquist Arup; Renzo Piano; Richard George Rogers
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nathan Silver
ISBN: 0262691973 9780262691970
OCLC Number: 59585294
Notes: Originally published: 1994.
Description: 224 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Pompidou's powers; where did the design come from?; the winners; setting up in Paris; the conduct of the job; crises, panics and smooth going; toward opening night; meaning and influence. Appendix - Beaubourg's credits.

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