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Exhibiting Architecture A Paradox?

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ISBN-10: 1940291593

ISBN-13: 9781940291598

Edition: 2015

Authors: Eeva Liisa Pekonen, Carson Chan, David Tasman

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As the title of the book suggests, the ambition to exhibit architecture entails always a paradox: how to exhibit something as large and complex as a building or a city, and how to communicate something as elusive as an architectural experience that unfolds in space and time? To be sure, architecture poses a challenge to exhibition as a medium; indeed, what do we exactly exhibit when we exhibit architecture: should we be satisfied to exhibit photographs of buildings and sites, or should be aim to put whole buildings or, if that is not possible, fragments and models of them on display? These were among the questions the organizers posed to a group of architectural and art historians,…    
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Book details

List price: $30.00
Copyright year: 2015
Publisher: Yale School of Architecture
Publication date: 9/1/2015
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 208
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.232
Language: English