Skip to main content
Loading
Loading

Results

  • North African
Sort By:  1-5 of 5 (1 page)
Results Per Page:
         

Structural glass

Stephen Eskilson

Stephen Eskilson is Professor of Art History at Eastern Illinois University. He is coauthor of Frames of Reference: Art History and the World (2003) and author of Graphic Design a New History (2007 & 2012). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Age of Glass : A Cultural History of Glass in Modern and Contemporary Architecture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

Book chapter

...In 1914, Paul Scheerbart at his most poetic speculated on the future age of glass architecture. “It would be as if the earth were adorned with sparkling jewels and enamels. Such glory is unimaginable. All over the world it would...

Echoes Of Empire: Postwar Housing in the Middle East, South Asia and Africa

Miles Glendinning

Miles Glendinning is Professor of Architectural Conservation at the Edinburgh School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, University of Edinburgh, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Mass Housing : Modern Architecture and State Power – a Global History

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2021

Book chapter

...In all the preceding chapters of this book, and in the chapter immediately following, postwar mass housing was almost invariably a prominent offshoot of highly-organized and at the very least reasonably well-resourced states, whose...