Artistic Legacy of Le Corbusier's Machine a Habiter

Artistic Legacy of Le Corbusier's Machine a Habiter

by Anna Novak, Elisabeth Schmidle

ISBN-10: 0773451501

ISBN-13: 9780773451506

Pub. Date: 05/01/2008

Publisher: Mellen, Edwin Press, The

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Mellen, Edwin Press, The
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Table of Contents

Preface Ulrich Schulze Schulze, Ulrich

General Introduction Anna Novakov Novakov, Anna Elisabeth Schmidle Schmidle, Elisabeth 1

Sect. 1 The Machine Age

The Architecture of the Well-Serviced Environment Hadas Steiner Steiner, Hadas 11

Towards a Sustainable Fusion: Car, House and City Alex Wall Wall, Alex 29

Moveable Immovables: The Interplay between Architecture and Automotive Design Elisabeth Schmidle Schmidle, Elisabeth 45

Sect. 2 Architecture and Print Text Messaging: Eileen Gray's Ville-Maison Anna Novakov Novakov, Anna 59

Inhabiting Ideology: Quadrante and the paradign of the machine a habiter in Fascist Italy Maria Elena Versari Versari, Maria Elena 73

Una macchina per abitare?: Modern Italian housing between Glo Ponil's Casa all'italiana and Le Corbusier's Machine a Habiter Flavia Marcello Marcello, Flavia 89

Sect. 3 Visual Culture

Une machine a emouvoir l'homme: Art in the Purist Home Christopher Pearson Pearson, Christopher 111

Venice Hospital: A Study of its Urban Underpinnings Mahnaz Shah Shah, Mahnaz 131

Contributors 149

Bibliography 153

Index 163

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