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Grounds and Envelopes free pdf Providing a source of vision for the revitalisation of ground and envelope as spatial elements that can inform the search for embedded locally specific architectures, this book collects essays and projects that each contributes a particular element to what might constitute an integrated and richly nuanced approach to spatial organisation. Projects include: * Paulo Mendes da Rocha- Brazilian Pavilion, Osaka World Expo 1970, Osaka, Japan * RCR Arquitectes: Marquee at Les Cols Restaurant, Olot, Girona, Spain * Weiss / Manfredi- Seattle Art Museum: Olympic Sculpture Park, Seattle, Washington, USA * Peter Eisenman- City of Culture of Galicia, Santiago de Compostela, Spain * Plasma Studio and Groundlab- Xi'an Horticultural Expo, Longgang, China * Foreign Office Architects- Yokohama International Ferry Terminal, Yokohama, Japan * Nekton Studio- Turf City, Reykjavik, Iceland * Alvaro Siza- Swimming Pool, Leca da Palmeira, Portugal * Eduardo Souto de Moura- Braga Municipal Stadium, Braga Portugal * MVRDV- Villa VPRO, Hilversum, Netherlands * Bernard Tschumi- Le Fresnoy Art Centre, Tourcoing, France * OCEAN- World Centre for Human Concerns, New York City, USA * R

About Michael U. Hensel

Michael U. Hensel is an architect, researcher, educator and writer. He is currently Professor for Architecture at the Oslo School of Architecture and Design, where he directs the Research Centre for Architecture and Tectonics. He is founding and current chairman of OCEAN - Design Research Association and of SEA - Sustainable Environment Association, and has authored and edited numerous books and journals. Jeffrey P. Turko is an educator, researcher, and founder of the international award-winning design practice NEKTON Studio. Currently a Senior Lecturer at the University of Brighton, he is also a registered architect in the Netherlands, an advisory board member of the Research Center for Architecture and Tectonics, and current Vice Chair of OCEAN Design Research Association.

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Author : Michael U. Hensel
Publisher : Routledge
Data Published : 25 June 2015
ISBN : 0415639166
EAN : 9780415639163
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 294 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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