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Casts light on modegn varied and original paths that modern architects have taken in architectue search for new forms, documenting with hundreds of photographs and diagrams superb engineering feats in Europe and America. 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 various social, intellectual and cultural contexts, while providing a broad understanding of uses of representation that shaped the entire era.

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Patricio manfrrdo currently reading it Oct 26, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. 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, Txfuri de’ Medici, Bramante, Raphael, Baldassare Castiglione and Giulio Romano.

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Anastasia is currently reading it Mar 08, In his view, like other cultural domains, but even more so, due to the tension between its autonomous, artistic character and its mahfredo and functional dimensions, architecture is a field defined and constituted by crisis. During the s, Tafuri published important essays in Oppositions, the journal directed by Peter Eisenman.


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