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Anyone who has seen suffered? A certain fragmenting of forms visible in some of Eisenman’s projects has been identified as characteristic of an eclectic group of architects that were self- labeled as deconstructivists, and who were featured in an exhibition by the same dagram at the Museum of Modern Art.
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Want to Read saving…. Joe Kinnear marked it as to-read Dec 18, Essays and detailed descriptions are built along a central axis tracing Eisenman’s career.
This volume is more than a straightforward survey of the architect’s work, however; it is by its very nature an engaging exploration of the process of design.
This book not only contains a linear timeline of Peter’s work but amazing illustrations as well. Project profiles are organized according to their generating motif: Like much of his work, Eisenman fails to grasp intelligent spatial concepts, preferring instead the easy road of 2-dimensional graphic diagrams so lacking in any really meaningful or intuitive qualities that one onders whether these illustrations were intended for the design of a computer chipset or as spaces for human occupancy.
Peter Eisenman Complete Works. Eisenman’s professional work is often referred to as formalist, deconstructive, late avant-garde, late or high modernist, etc.
Lists with This Book. Cristina rated it liked it Jun 05, Wenli Sui marked it as to-read Mar 24, White, or any of the urban theorists who’se work is based on observation of actual human behavior, not speculations dreamed up to match a catchy diagram.
Eisenman’s architecture, along with the complex, genre-straddling theories upon which it is built, is active and polemical, and his buildings–whether.
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This volume is more than a straightforward survey of the architect’s work, however; it is by its very nature an engaging exploration of the process of diahram. Ludovica rated it liked it May 26, A certain fragmenting of forms visible in some of Eisenman’s projects has been identified as characteristic of an eclectic group of architects that were self- labeled as deconstructivists, and who were featured in an exhibition by Peter Eisenman is an American architect.
Milankat eisenmab it as to-read Sep 22, Diagram Diaries offers readers a succinct, totally up-to-date exposition of Peter Eisenman’s design philosophy and a meticulously illustrated presentation of this architect’s groundbreaking contributions to twentieth-century American design.
Want to Read saving…. Victoria marked it as to-read Nov 27, Eisenman combines a theoretical background and a remarkable academic pedigree with a bold, uncompromising design sensibility that places him along the country’s most revered architects.
It is a surprisingly straightforward account of what he has been up to for the past thirty years or more Straightforward for Eisenman, at any rate. Be the first to review this item Amazon Bestsellers Rank: It has been said that Peter Eisenman considers architecture a form of shock therapy; whatever his intent, Peter Eisenman has indeed created one of the most controversial bodies of work of any contemporary American architect.
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