ABE Journal - Architecture Beyond Europe - n°7/2015

South America

This section of ABE is devoted to new models of exploring transnational architectural practice, and collects papers given at the Conference "Crossing Boundaries: Read More

Rethinking European architecture beyond Europe", held in Palermo (Italy), on 13-16 April 2014. Although European architects have worked beyond Europe since the time of the Crusades, the attention of historians of modern architecture has focused upon either colonial architecture or the work of exiles from fascism. Most of this literature focuses on the movement of forms and theories, rather than on how people structure their own identity in relationship to experiences of other places and cultures. The papers of this section shift the center of the discussion from dissemination to interchange and from colonial Africa and Asia to postcolonial Latin America and to parts of Asia that were never colonized. It considers clients as active agents, rather than passive consumers of varied forms of modernism, and it encompasses modest as well as iconic structures.


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Publisher
InVisu
Author
Dirigé par Kathleen James-Chakraborty,
Journal
ABE Journal
Language
English
BISAC Subject Heading
ARC000000 ARCHITECTURE
Onix Audience Codes
01 General / trade
CLIL (Version 2013-2019)
3801 OUVRAGES DE DOCUMENTATION
Title First Published
09 October 2019
Type of Work
Journal Issue

Paperback


Publication Date
2004
ISBN-13
9782870374511
Extent
Main content page count : 604
Code
2870374518
Dimensions
16.5 x 22.5 x 33 cm
Weight
920 grams
List Price
26.00 €
ONIX XML
Version 2.1, Version 3

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