Cedric Price - The Square Book

Cedric Price - The Square Book

by Cedric Price

Paperback

$65.00

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780470851463
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 03/07/2003
Series: Architectural Monographs (Paper) Series , #7
Pages: 116
Product dimensions: 9.72(w) x 9.67(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION:
The Creative Iconoclast David Allford; A Philosophy of Enabling Royston Landau;Plus ca change…Peter Murray.

ACTION and inaction:
Life-Condition C.P.; Potteries Thinkbelt; Atom; Phun City; Air Structures/ Trucksafe/Airportable; Zoo Aviary.

TIME and timing:
The Case against Conservation C.P; Non-Plan; Clyde Competition; McAppy; Birmingham & Midland Institute HQ; British Airports Authority Office; Westminster Pier; Pop-Up parliament; He and His ‘How?’ Warren Chalk: Steel Housing; Game-Keeper’s Cottage; Manor Farm/Selsdon House.

UNCERTAINTY and delight in the unknown:
ECHOES C.P.; Fun Palace; Inter-Action Centre; Cedric Price: a Private View Robin Middleton; Oxford Corner House; Detroit Thinkgrid; South Bank; Munich Olympic Village; Parc de la Villette; National Gallery Extension.

BENEFICAL CHANGE and inevitable ageing:
Expediency C.P.; Southend Roof; Hair Tent; Abu Dhabi Breakwater/Air Structures Research; B-Air; Westpen; Cedric Price Precisely Ranulph Glanville; Blackpool Restaurant; BTDB Computer Centre; CP Aviary; Two-Tree Island; Claverton Dome.

FREE-SPACE and its operational matrix:
Public Spaces and Private Spaces C.P.; Generator; The price is Right Reyner Banham; Greenbird; DOM Offices; Robert Fraser Gallery; Worthing Pavilion; Castel House; On one occasion the white collar was loosened Peter Cook.

CHRONOLOGY:
Biography; Bibliography; Articles by Cedric Price; Bibliography; Selected References to Major Projects; Chronology; Members of Office 1960-84 and Major Consultants.

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