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Classical Language of Architecture (World of Art)
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ean: 9780500201770, isbn: 0500201773,
Classical architecture is a visual "language" and like any other language has its own grammatical rules. Classical buildings as widely spaced in time as a Roman temple, an Italian Renaissance palace and a Regency house all show an awareness of these ...
Hagia Sophia: Sound, Space, and Spirit in Byzantium
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ean: 9780271077253, isbn: 0271077255,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
Experiencing the resonant acoustics of the church of Hagia Sophia allowed the Byzantine participants in its liturgical rituals to be filled with the Spirit of God, and even to become his image on earth. Bissera Pentcheva’s vibrant analysis examines...
A Tradition of Serenity: The Tropical Houses of Ong-ard Satrabhandhu
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ean: 9780847844876, isbn: 0847844870,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
This beautifully photographed volume showcases the Thai houses by the internationally renowned architect. Considered the Axel Vervoordt of Asia for his masterful use of ancient architectural elements and age-old materials, Ong-Ard Satrabhandhu is an ...
The Language of War Monuments (Bloomsbury Advances in Semiotics)
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ean: 9781623563332, isbn: 162356333X,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
This book analyses war monuments by developing a multimodal social-semiotic approach to understand how they communicate as three-dimensional objects. The book provides a practical tool-kit approach to how critical multimodal social semiotics should b...
American Libraries 1730-1950 (Norton/Library of Congress Visual Sourcebooks)
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mpn: 9780393731606, ean: 9780393731606, isbn: 039373160X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
An expansive overview of our storehouses of knowledge, from the earliest library building (Philadelphia, 1745) to midcentury modern and beyond.Although new technologies appear poised to alter it, the library remains a powerful site for discovery, and...
Allan Greenberg: Classical Architect
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ean: 9780847840731, isbn: 0847840735,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
This monograph showcases the exquisite architecture of Allan Greenberg, one of the most influential architects of the classical movement. A leading exponent of classical architecture, Allan Greenberg has drawn on a vast knowledge of ancient styles in...
The Tale of Tomorrow: Utopian Architecture in the Modernist Realm
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mpn: 41844891, ean: 9783899555707, isbn: 3899555708,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
The retro-futuristic epoch is one of the most visually spectacular in architecture's history. The utopian buildings of the 1960s and 1970s never go out of style. This book compiles radical ideas and visionary structures. The notion of utopia proves a...
Richard Meier, Architect Vol 7
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ean: 9780847860333, isbn: 0847860337,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
The seventh volume in Rizzoli’s best-selling series on the work of Richard Meier, one of America’s most important and acclaimed architects. This comprehensive volume documents Meier’s work since 2011, featuring thirty residential, commercial, ...
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