Complexity and contradiction in architecture

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Museum of Modern Art, Nov 1, 1977 - Architecture - 132 pages
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Foreword by Arthur Drexler. Introduction by Vincent Scully.

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User Review  - Mina - Goodreads

Although a book written as an out break from the orthodox modern movement in architecture, this book yet has to present useful ideas to employ in design to this day. Principles mentioned in this book ... Read full review

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User Review  - John E. Branch Jr. - Goodreads

Though I had read parts of an architectural history, this is probably the first book of architectural theory that I read. It shaped my thinking and sharpened my eye, yet I can't say that it changed my ... Read full review

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JSTOR: Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture
CONTEMPORARY CONFRONTATIONS Robert Venturi, Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture, 2nd ed., New York: Museum of Moder Art, 1977, 13I pp., illus. ...
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Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture. Robert Venturi. Key words. architectural ambiguity. vestigial elements. orthodox Modernism. urban planning ...
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John Lobell
In Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture the first in a series published by the Museum of Modern Art, Robert Venturi adds to the controversies which ...
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Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture (book by Venturi ...
discussed in biography, influence on postmodernism
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VSBA Bibliography - Writings About Venturi, Scott Brown and ...
Blake, Peter, review of Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture, by Robert Venturi,. Architectural Forum, June 1967, pp. 56-57; discussion, July 1967, ...
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Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture. by Robert Venturi ...
As Venturi's gentle manifesto for a nonstraightforward architecture, Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture expresses in the most compelling and ...
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Robert Venturi: Biography and Much More from Answers.com
These courses formed the basis of his watershed book Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture, published by the Museum of Modern Art in 1966. ...
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posthabitat: 40 years of Complexity and Contradiction
In his first book, "Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture," published in 1966 by the Museum of Modern Art, Venturi posed the question, ...
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SSRN-Complexity and Copyright in Contradiction by Michael Madison
... article is a deliberate play on architect Robert Venturi's classic of post-modern architectural theory, Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture. ...
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About the author (1977)

Venturi is a renowned American architect.