Complexity and contradiction in architecture

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Museum of Modern Art, 1977 - Architecture - 132 pages
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A practicing architect discusses the theoretical background of modern architecture

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Review: Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture

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

Review: Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture

User Review  - Rory Hyde - Goodreads

The text opens with "I like...", which I love. Traces a historical narrative of complex and contradictory taste and design that runs counter to reductive modernism. And capped off with examples of VSBA's own work, some skin in the game. A perfectly symmetrical manifesto. Read full review

Contents

Ambiguity
20
Contradiction Juxtaposed
56
9 The Inside and the Outside
70
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