Amazon cover image
Image from Amazon.com

Architecture's desire : reading the late avant-garde / K. Michael Hays

By: Material type: TextTextSeries: Writing architecture seriesPublication details: Cambridge, Mass. MIT Press cop. 2010Description: vii, 192 p., [8] p. of plates ill. (some col.) 21 cmISBN:
  • 9780262513029 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0262513021 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Other title:
  • Reading the late avant-garde [Other title]
Subject(s): DDC classification:
  • 724/.6 22
Other classification:
  • 720
  • Ic.5
Contents:
The author "writes an account of the 'late avant-garde' as an architecture systematically twisting back on itself, pondering its own historical status, and deliberately exploring architure's representational possibilities right up to their absolute limits... an architecture confronting its own boundaries with objects of ever more reflexivity, difficulty, and intransigence." -- from back cover
Star ratings
    Average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Holdings
Item type Current library Call number Status Date due Barcode
Book (loan) Campus Karlskrona 720 Available 080041484229
Book (loan) Campus Karlskrona 720 Available 080041484246

Includes bibliographical references

The author "writes an account of the 'late avant-garde' as an architecture systematically twisting back on itself, pondering its own historical status, and deliberately exploring architure's representational possibilities right up to their absolute limits... an architecture confronting its own boundaries with objects of ever more reflexivity, difficulty, and intransigence." -- from back cover

Adress: Biblioteket, Blekinge Tekniska Högskola, 371 79 Karlskrona
Telefon: 0455 - 38 51 01
E-post: biblioteket@bth.se
Ansvarig för sidan: Biblioteket