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The Nature Parallel

Barry Bergdoll

Barry Bergdoll is Meyer Schapiro Professor in the Department of Art History and Archaeology at Columbia University, New York. From 2007 to 2013, he served as the Philip Johnson Chief Curator of Architecture and Design at New York’s Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Return of Nature : Sustaining Architecture in the Face of Sustainability

Routledge, 2014

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... The Nature Parallel Barry Bergdoll What I present in the pages that follow operates quite differently from K. Michael Hays’s following analysis of Mies van der Rohe and the sublime, although I think that what I have to say will intersect...

Next to Nothing

K. Michael Hays

K. Michael Hays is Eliot Noyes Professor of Architectural Theory and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Return of Nature : Sustaining Architecture in the Face of Sustainability

Routledge, 2014

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... Next to Nothing K. Michael Hays I wish to rewrite the oldest maxim of art theory, that art imitates nature. I shall rewrite it like this: Art (or in this case architecture) is mimetic of a Nature that does not exist; or, architecture...

Curtain Walls

Nicholas Holt

Nicholas Holt is a Director at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM). He joined SOM in 1995 and oversees the technical efforts for all projects completed by the New York office. He is a senior leader in SOM’s High Performance Design Initiative, an internal think tank that is develop ing the standards and goals by which SOM will meet the net zero carbon, energy, waste and water goals of the coming years. He is also a Principal at the Center for Architecture Science and Ecology (CASE), a research collaboration co-founded by SOM and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Tall Buildings Reference Book

Routledge, 2013

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... Curtain Walls Nicholas Holt The Curtain Wall In the broadest definition, a curtain wall is any non- natural light to penetrate, and making floor plates more bearing exterior wall system attached to, or hung on, a efficient and more...

Nature after Mies

Diane Lewis

Diane Lewis, Professor at Cooper Union’s Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture, New York, founded Diane Lewis Architects, New York, in 1983. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Return of Nature : Sustaining Architecture in the Face of Sustainability

Routledge, 2014

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... Nature after Mies Diane Lewis I By tracing a sequence of plans that directly address the issue of nature and the sublime, the definitive contributions made by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe are clearly illuminated. Pivotal among...

Postwar Modern Libraries: 1950s to 1970s

R. Thomas Hille

R. Thomas Hille is an architect, educator, and researcher based in Seattle, Washington, USA. His previous books on architecture and design include Modern Schools and Inside the Large-Small House. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The New Public Library : Design Innovation for the Twenty-First Century

Routledge, 2019

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... 114 Grosse Pointe Public Library Grosse Pointe, Michigan Marcel Breuer 1953 118 North End Branch Library Boston, Massachusetts Carl Koch 1965 120 Magnolia Branch Library Seattle, Washington Kirk Wallace McKinley 1964 122 Cincinnati Main...

University Planning and Architecture 1088-2015: An Evolving Chronology

Jonathan Coulson

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Jonathan Coulson is Director of Turnberry Consulting, a development strategy consultancy created to help landowners to develop real estate projects driven by quality and functionality. They have extensive experience working within the university sector, preparing and delivering development proposals and master-planning initiatives. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paul Roberts

Paul Roberts is Director of Turnberry Consulting, a development strategy consultancy created to help landowners to develop real estate projects driven by quality and functionality. They have extensive experience working within the university sector, preparing and delivering development proposals and master-planning initiatives. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Isabelle Taylor

Isabelle Taylor read history of art at the University of Cambridge and Courtauld Institute of Art. The three have also jointly authored University Trends: Contemporary Campus Design (2014), a survey of the trends currently shaping the fields of planning and architecture in higher education. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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University Planning and Architecture : The search for perfection

Routledge, 2015

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... Architecture 1088–2015: An Evolving Chronology following sweep through its rich history from its medieval beginnings to the icon buildings of the present day will serve to demonstrate how social, philosophical and cultural forces...

Columns

Mark R. Cruvellier

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Mark R. Cruvellier is the Nathaniel and Margaret Owings Professor and Chair of the Department of Architecture at Cornell University, USA. He teaches and conducts research in the area of structural form and behavior considered within the context of architecture; he is co-author of The Structural Basis of Architecture, 2nd ed. (Routledge, 2011) with Bjørn N. Sandaker and Arne P. Eggen. Cruvellier is a professional structural engineer and has been involved in built projects from skyscrapers in New York City to wilderness footbridges in British Columbia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bjørn N. Sandaker

Bjørn N. Sandaker is Professor of Architectural Technology at The Oslo School of Architecture and Design (AHO), Norway, and Adjunct Professor at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim, Norway. His particular academic interest focuses on the borderline between architecture and structural engineering; he is author of On Span and Space: Exploring Structures in Architecture (Routledge 2008) and co-author of The Structural Basis of Architecture, 2nd ed. (Routledge 2011). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Luben Dimcheff

Luben Dimcheff is the Richard Meier Assistant Professor in the Department of Architecture at Cornell University, USA, where he teaches studio as well as courses that are focused on the visualization and analysis of space. He leads a design and architectural practice based in New York City with projects built internationally. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Model Perspectives : Structure, Architecture and Culture

Routledge, 2017

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... Columns Consider … the momentous event in architecture when 1 Musée des Travaux Publics, exhibition hall held aloft, or other story levels and occupants in a multi-story building. As such, columns are essential to the creation...

Beams & Slabs

Mark R. Cruvellier

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Mark R. Cruvellier is the Nathaniel and Margaret Owings Professor and Chair of the Department of Architecture at Cornell University, USA. He teaches and conducts research in the area of structural form and behavior considered within the context of architecture; he is co-author of The Structural Basis of Architecture, 2nd ed. (Routledge, 2011) with Bjørn N. Sandaker and Arne P. Eggen. Cruvellier is a professional structural engineer and has been involved in built projects from skyscrapers in New York City to wilderness footbridges in British Columbia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bjørn N. Sandaker

Bjørn N. Sandaker is Professor of Architectural Technology at The Oslo School of Architecture and Design (AHO), Norway, and Adjunct Professor at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim, Norway. His particular academic interest focuses on the borderline between architecture and structural engineering; he is author of On Span and Space: Exploring Structures in Architecture (Routledge 2008) and co-author of The Structural Basis of Architecture, 2nd ed. (Routledge 2011). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Luben Dimcheff

Luben Dimcheff is the Richard Meier Assistant Professor in the Department of Architecture at Cornell University, USA, where he teaches studio as well as courses that are focused on the visualization and analysis of space. He leads a design and architectural practice based in New York City with projects built internationally. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Model Perspectives : Structure, Architecture and Culture

Routledge, 2017

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... Beams & Slabs … The key to the whole was the gerberette [beam]. After all, a column is a column: 89 a hollow round pole to carry the load. And a tie is easily found; it became a solid round bar. No, the gerberette was the thing. …...

Expressing architectural concepts

Andrew Charleson

Andrew Charleson is an Associate Professor at the School of Architecture, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. A structural engineer with many years' earthquake engineering experience, he now teaches Structures. He has previously authored two books, Seismic Design for Architects and Structure as Architecture. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Structure as Architecture : A source book for architects and structural engineers

Routledge, 2015

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... E xpressing architectural concepts Introduction Reinforcement involves the statement of the principal messages of the form in as many ways as possible. There As we move into this chapter the emphasis changes from are several ways...