3 edition of Contemporary use of stone in buildings found in the catalog.
Contemporary use of stone in buildings
Mary Ellen Huls
|Statement||Mary Ellen Huls.|
|Series||Architecture series--bibliography,, A 2011|
|LC Classifications||Z5943.S76 H853 1988, NA4130 H853 1988|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||5 p. ;|
|LC Control Number||88192315|
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No single style is dominant; contemporary architects are working in several different styles, from postmodernism and high-tech architecture to highly conceptual and expressive forms and Country: global.
In a new two-volume set, Contemporary Concrete Buildings, writer Philip Jodidio reveals how the material has become the stuff of high design ” “A fundamental reference for intellectual trends and Contemporary use of stone in buildings book in 21st century architecture.” “ A well-deserved homage to the so called ‘liquid stone’.”/5(32).
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Featuring more than structures, from prehistory through to today, the book includes an incredible range of buildings: awe-inspiring Neolithic monuments and the epic Pyramids of Giza feature alongside the work of twentieth-century icons, from Mies van der Rohe's seminal.
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And no. Concrete is actually a name applied to a remarkably wide range of building substances, and, when properly handled, is one of the noble materials of contemporary architecture.
A kind of "liquid stone" at the outset, it is malleable, durable, and capable of prodigious feats of two-volume book highlights the best work done.
Book Description. Building from Tradition examines the recent resurgence of interest in the handmade building and the use of local and renewable materials in contemporary construction. In the past, raw materials were shaped to provide shelter and to accommodate the cultural, social, and economic needs of individuals and communities.
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- Duration: Real Estate & Interior Des views. Interestingly, it’s a phenomenon that’s global, with size and materials differing according to the climate and culture.
From smaller stone storage sheds to wooden barns tucked into the mountains, architects and designers have found clever ways to make the best use of the space.
While such structural stone walls remained fairly common in domestic-scaled buildings—Frank Lloyd Wright's dramatic use of stone piers supporting horizontal cantilevers of reinforced concrete at Falling Water () in Bear Run, Pennsylvania is a notable example—the development of steel and concrete frameworks rendered stone loadbearing.This chapter presents a preview of contemporary architecture of the buildings of the City of London.
The heart of the City is at Bank and this is a good point to start with any visits. Most of the buildings listed are within easy walking distance, although Mansell Street and Whitechapel are on the City's eastern boundary and will stretch one's.Contemporary definition is - marked by characteristics of the present period: modern, current.
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