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Architecture of modernity

Vidar Lerum

Vidar Lerum is an Associate Professor at the Illinois School of Architecture at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA. He teaches design studios and design seminars at the undergraduate and graduate levels. His teaching experience includes design studios exploring the path to net zero energy building design, design seminars addressing minimalism in the age of conspicuous consumption and environmental control systems courses. Lerum’s research focuses on energy performance, human comfort and user satisfaction in buildings. He is a licensed architect in Norway and a member of the Norwegian Society of Architects (NAL). He is also a Co-opted Committee Member of the CIBSE Heritage Group and an International Associate member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sustainable Building Design : Learning from nineteenth-century innovations

Routledge, 2016

Book chapter

... Architecture of Modernity Sustainable Building.indb 11/08/015 11:0 Museum, London Sustainable Building.indb 11/08/20 11:02 The term modern architecture is most commonly used syn- nity for architectural expression...

Centre Pompidou-Metz – Metz, France

Ronnie Self

Ronnie Self is Associate Professor of Architecture at the Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture at the University of Houston, USA. He received a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Texas at Austin and advanced degrees in Theories of Architecture from the École d’Architecture Paris-Villemin and Philosophy of Art from the Université de Paris I, Panthéon-Sorbonne. He is a registered architect practicing in Houston and previously worked in the Paris office of Renzo Piano Building Workshop for 12 years where, among other projects, he was the Architect in Charge of the Atelier Brancusi for the Centre Georges Pompidou. He writes regularly on recently completed projects throughout the United States for American and French magazines. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Architecture of Art Museums : A Decade of Design: 2000–2010

Roudledge, 2014

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... Centre Pompidou-Metz Metz, France The Pompidou Center – Metz (Fig 17.1) was a first experiment the Parc de la Seille, to the east. The 2.8 hectare (7 acre) site in French cultural decentralization. In the late 1990s, with reserved...