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Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. A key architectural historian of the second half of the 20th century, Manfredo Tafuri stirred up controversy by criticising modern architecture’s. Modern Architecture Vol. 2 has 8 ratings and 0 reviews. Casts light on the varied and original paths that modern architects have taken in their search fo.

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Modern Architecture Vol. 2 (History of World Architecture)

Gazmend Kryeziu marked it as to-read Jul 17, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. For Tafuri, architectural history does not follow a teleological scheme in which one language succeeds another in linear sequence. John Zrchitecture rated it it was amazing Oct 06, Thanks for telling us about the problem. Instead, it is a continuous struggle played out on critical, theoretical and ideological levels as well as through the multiple constraints placed on practice.

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Hunter Ahern marked it as to-read Jul tafurii, His final work, Interpreting the Renaissance: Numkang rated it it was amazing Jul 20, Books by Manfredo Tafuri. Peter added it Jan 26, Casts light on the varied and original paths that modern architects have taken in their search for new forms, documenting with hundreds of photographs and diagrams superb engineering feats in Europe and America.

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Trevor is currently reading it Jul 07, Mehdi rated it it was amazing Apr 30, BookDB marked it as to-read Nov 16, Manfredo Tafuri an Italian architect, xrchitecture, theoretician, critic and academic, was arguably the world’s most important architectural historian of the second half of the 20th century.

Since this struggle continues in the present, architectural history is not a dead academic subject, but an open arena for debate.

Princes, Cities, Architects, published insynthesizes the history of architectural ideas and projects through discussions of the great centres of architectural innovation in Italy Florence, Rome, and Venicekey patrons from the middle of the fifteenth century to the early sixteenth century, and crucial figures such as Leon Battista Alberti, Filippo Brunelleschi, Francesco di Giorgio, Lorenzo de’ Medici, Bramante, Raphael, Baldassare Castiglione and Giulio Romano.

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Victoria Tsykalo marked it as to-read Dec 08, Although he always had a strong interest in this area of research, in the last decade of his career he undertook a comprehensive reassessment of the theory and practice of Renaissance architecture, exploring its tafudi social, intellectual and cultural contexts, while providing a broad understanding of uses of representation that shaped the entire era. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.


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Renata Castillo added it Apr 09, During the s, Tafuri published important essays in Oppositions, the journal directed by Peter Eisenman. Guilherme Pianca rated it it was amazing Feb 01, This book is not yet featured on Listopia. In his view, like other cultural domains, but even more so, due to the tension between its autonomous, artistic character and its technical and functional dimensions, architecture is a field defined and constituted by crisis.

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