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After modern architecture

by Paolo Portoghesi

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Published by Rizzoli in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture, Postmodern,
  • Architecture, Modern -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaolo Portoghesi ; [translated from the Italian by Meg Shore].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA682.P67 P6713 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 150 p. :
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3786991M
    ISBN 100847804089
    LC Control Number81051379

    The book contains analyses of 50 of the world’s modern masterpieces, constructed from to the present, through annotated drawings that reveal principles and .   Johnson spent a lot of time in Germany, ostensibly researching the flowering of European modern architecture, which would lead to the celebrated exhibition and book, “The International Style.

    "Since its first publication in , Modern Architecture Since has become established as a contemporary classic. Worldwide in scope, it combines a clear historical outline with masterly analysis and interpretation. Technical, economic, social and intellectual developments are brought together in a comprehensive narrative which provides a setting for the detailed examination of Price: $ More than 1, years after the Roman architect Vitruvius wrote his important book, the Renaissance architect Giacomo da Vignola outlined Vitruvius's ideas. Published in , Vignola's The Five Orders of Architecture became a guide for .

      Paola Antonelli, senior curator of the Architecture and Design at the Museum of Modern Art, praised the book for its “imaginative, opinionated attempts .   Modern architecture is anything but cookie-cutter. Look to the originality of the bold, angular roof lines that are so prominent in modern design—these are very unique. Everything from the vaulted ceilings, to the exposed structural elements, to the unusual linear elements— all equate to a unique, artistic design that you cannot help but be.


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