Zoomscape: Architecture in Motion and Media

Zoomscape: Architecture in Motion and Media

by Mitchell Scwharzer

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$29.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781568984414
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
Publication date: 03/01/2004
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.87(d)
Age Range: 13 - 18 Years

About the Author

Mitchell Schwarzer is a professor of architectural history and visual criticism at California College of Arts and Crafts.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments9
Introduction11
Railroad30
Departure and Arrival40
From the Train46
The Corridor56
Urban Transit64
Automobile70
Borderlands80
Streets and Strips88
Expressways99
Road Fever111
Airplane118
Takeoff and Landing127
Bird's-Eye Views134
Straight Down146
Globalism156
Photography164
Front and Center172
Angles of Context178
Detail188
The City Assembled197
Film206
Establishing Shot216
Long Looks225
Disorientation234
City Symphony243
Television254
Channel Surfing263
Setting the Sitcom272
Streets of Surveillance287
Illustration Credits307

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