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Libel

The Printed and the Built : Architecture, Print Culture and Public Debate in the Nineteenth Century

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...According to one legal definition at the end of the eighteenth century, ‘A libel is a malicious defamation, expressed either in printing or writing, or by signs, pictures, &c. tending either to blacken the memory of one who is dead...

Xylography

The Printed and the Built : Architecture, Print Culture and Public Debate in the Nineteenth Century

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...In November 1851, the Norwegian illustrated journal Illustreret Nyhedsblad published its second issue. Among its miscellaneous content, one item stood out: a full-page image of the interior of the Crystal Palace in London, accompanied...

Cartoon

The Printed and the Built : Architecture, Print Culture and Public Debate in the Nineteenth Century

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...The figure of the architect and builder, though less exposed to social criticism than the politician, has not stayed safe from the pencils of satirical cartoonists. A cursory overview of graphic satire across the modern age reveals how...

Introduction: A Storehouse of Ideas

Mari Hvattum

MARI HVATTUM is Professor of Architectural History and Theory at the Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Norway. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Anne Hultzsch

Anne Hultzsch is a postdoctoral research fellow at The Oslo School of Architecture and Design and a teaching fellow at The Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Printed and the Built : Architecture, Print Culture and Public Debate in the Nineteenth Century

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...The beautiful machinery of Mr. Applegath Applegath’s printing press in the Crystal Palace. Illustrated London News, 31 May 1851. Private collection. Issue number 489 of the Illustrated London News, published on Saturday 31 May 1851...

Description

The Printed and the Built : Architecture, Print Culture and Public Debate in the Nineteenth Century

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...Language, as Roland Barthes pointed out, is, by nature, fictional.Roland Barthes, Camera Lucida (La Chambre Claire, 1980), trans. R. Howard (London: Fontana, 1984), 87. In spite of all the stratagems that we resort to so as to give language...

The Ecology of Design

Lars Spuybroek

Lars Spuybroek is Professor of Architectural Design at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, USA. He is the author of NOX: Machining Architecture (2004), The Architecture of Continuity (2008), Research & Design: The Architecture of Variation (2009) and Research & Design: Textile Tectonics (2011). He is an award-winning architect with his practice NOX. Archsoc.com listed Lars Spuybroek in the ‘best of the best’ category in the world-wide rating of architecture professors (2010–13). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Brian Massumi

Brian Massumi

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The Sympathy of Things : Ruskin and the Ecology of Design

Bloomsbury Academic, 2011

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...Any vitalist argument must work in two directions. If we say, after Ruskin, that the Gothic can be considered as structure coming to life; that ornament and the picturesque can be considered the respective coming to life of surface...

Introduction

Jeremy Aynsley

Jeremy Aynsley is Professor of History of Design at the Royal College of Art, London and author of Graphic Design in Germany 1890-1945 and Designing Modern Germany. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Harriet Atkinson

Harriet Atkinson is a historian and Research Fellow based at the Royal College of Art. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Banham Lectures : Essays on Designing the Future

Berg, 2009

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...As the most influential writer on design and architecture in Britain in the second half of the twentieth century, Reyner Banham is not easily categorized. His life and career spanned the years of Brutalism and Pop Art, the Anti-Design...

Movables

The Printed and the Built : Architecture, Print Culture and Public Debate in the Nineteenth Century

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...Abandoning the Cleopatra. Illustrated London News, 27 October 1877, Extra Supplement. © The British Library Board. All rights reserved. Reproduced with kind permission of The (www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk).On a double-page spread from...

Street Views

The Printed and the Built : Architecture, Print Culture and Public Debate in the Nineteenth Century

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...Rae’s Philadelphia Pictorial Directory & Panoramic Advertiser (1851). Chestnut Street. © Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal.Tallis’s Street Views (1838–40). Façades along King William Street framed with a map of the immediate area...

Designing the Future

The Banham Lectures : Essays on Designing the Future

Berg, 2009

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...Biography Tom Karen...