Lewis. Tsurumaki. Lewis Opportunistic Architecture

ISBN-10: 1568987102
ISBN-13: 9781568987101
Edition: 2007
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Description: What if the constraints and limitations of architecture became the catalyst for design invention? The award-winning young architecture firm Lewis.Tsurumaki.Lewis calls their answers to this question 'opportunistic architecture.' It is a design  More...

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Book details

List price: $40.00
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
Publication date: 8/30/2007
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 192
Size: 7.50" wide x 10.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.540
Language: English

What if the constraints and limitations of architecture became the catalyst for design invention? The award-winning young architecture firm Lewis.Tsurumaki.Lewis calls their answers to this question 'opportunistic architecture.' It is a design philosophy that transforms the typically restrictive conditions of architectural practice???small budgets, awkward spaces, strict zoning???into generators of architectural innovation. Lewis.Tsurumaki.Lewis presents a diverse selection of built and speculative projects ranging from small installations to larger institutional buildings. Built projects are accompanied by thought-provoking texts, beautiful drawings and photographs. An appendix distills their design philosophy into five tactics, a readymade code for students and practitioners looking for design ideas for the real world. Lewis.Tsurumaki.Lewis is an architecture partnership established in New York City in 1997 by Marc Tsurumaki, Paul Lewis, and David J. Lewis. Paul Lewis is Assistant Professor at Princeton University. Marc Tsurumaki is Adjunct Professor at Columbia University. David J. Lewis is Associate Professor at Parsons The New School for Design.

Introduction
Arthouse
Bornhuetter Hall
Building 82%
Dash Dogs
Display Devices
Fluff Bakery
Four Exhibitions
Geltner Loft
The Great Egyptian Museum
Ini Ani Coffee Shop
Lozoo Restaurant
MSK Lobby Wall
Nazareth House
New Suburbanism
Parallel Lines Collection
Parking Sections
Park Tower
Tides Restaurant
Tourbus Hotel
Upside House
Vegas 888 Spa and Skin
Wooster House
Xing Restaurant
Tactics for an Opportunistic Architecture
Catalyzing Constraints
Invention Sprawl
Paradoxical Pleasures
Alchemical Assemblies
Over Drawing
Project Credits
Timeline
Staff
Acknowledgments

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