Precedents in Architecture: Analytic Diagrams, Formative Ideas, and Partis, 3rd Edition / Edition 3

Precedents in Architecture: Analytic Diagrams, Formative Ideas, and Partis, 3rd Edition / Edition 3

by Roger H. Clark, Michael Pause
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0471479748

ISBN-13: 9780471479741

Pub. Date: 11/05/2004

Publisher: Wiley

A revision of the architectural classic on design analysis
Precedents in Architecture, Third Edition provides a vocabulary for architectural analysis that illuminates the works of leading architects and aids architects and designers in creating their own designs.
Thirty-one leading architects are represented in this updated Third Edition in examinations of more

Overview

A revision of the architectural classic on design analysis
Precedents in Architecture, Third Edition provides a vocabulary for architectural analysis that illuminates the works of leading architects and aids architects and designers in creating their own designs.
Thirty-one leading architects are represented in this updated Third Edition in examinations of more than 100 structures assessed through a diagrammatic technique that is applicable to any structure. This impressive collection includes sixteen new buildings and eight innovative architects distinguished by the strength, quality, and interest of their designs. Readers will find valuable guidance in analyzing architectural history as an evolutionary process by exploring the commonality of design ideas reflected in a broad range of structures by internationally renowned architects.
Both novices and seasoned professionals will find Precedents in Architecture, Third Edition a very useful tool for enriching their design vocabulary and for the ongoing assessment of buildings found in today's evolving landscape.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471479741
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/05/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Prefaces.

Introduction.

Analysis.

Alvar Aalto.

Tadao Ando.

Erik Gunnar Asplund.

Peter Q. Bohlin.

Mario Botta.

Filippo Brunelleschi.

Sverre Fehn.

Romaldo Giurgola.

Nicholas Hawksmoor.

Herzog & de Meuron.

Steven Holl.

Louis I. Kahn.

Le Corbusier.

Claude Nicholas Ledoux.

Sigurd Lewerentz.

Edwin Lutyens.

Richard Meier.

Rafael Moneo.

Charles Moore.

Glenn Murcutt.

Jean Nouvel.

Andrea Palladio.

Henry Hobson Richardson.

James Stirling.

Louis Sullivan.

Yoshio Taniguchi.

Giuseppe Terragni.

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe.

Robert Venturi.

Frank Lloyd Wright.

Peter Zumthor.

Formative Ideas.

Plan to Section or Elevation.

Unit to Whole.

Repetitive to Unique.

Additive and Subtractive.

Symmetry and Balance.

Geometry.

Configuration Patterns.

Progressions.

Reduction.

Index.

Index by Architect.

Index by Building.

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