Americanism: Nederlandse architectuur en het transatlantische voorbeeld

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NAi, 1997 - Architecture - 104 pages
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Directly and indirectly, since the Second World War, a large part of the Dutch environment has been influenced by American architecture. This history of transatlantic influences on Dutch architecture, which includes the work of Richard Meier, Steven Holl and Frank Israel, has been written on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of the launching of the famous Marshal Plan, which played such a vital role in boosting economic recovery and morale in post-war Europe.

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Contents

Section 1
12
Section 2
35
Section 3
48
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About the author (1997)

Hans Ibelings is an art historian, an architecture critic, and the author of numerous works, including Supermodernism: Architecture in the Age of Globalization (1998, 2003). He is also the editor of the international architecture magazine A10 new European architecture.

Philipp Meuser is a Dipl-Ing. Architekt BDA and the author of various works, including Moderne Architektur in Kasachstan, Kirgistan und Usbekistan. He runs an architecture firm in Berlin with Natascha Meuser.

Harald Bodenschatz is professor of the sociology of planning and architecture at the Technische UniversitAt in Berlin and the author of various works, including Stadterneuerung im Umbruch a" Barcelona, Bologna, Frankfurt am Main, Glasgow, Hamburg, KAln, Kopenhagen, Leipzig, MA1/4nchen, NA1/4rnberg, Paris, Rostock, Rotterdam, Wien und Berlin (1994) and Renaissance der Mitte. Zentrumsumbau in London und Berlin (2005).

Rob Krier and Christoph Kohl pursue an approach to town planning oriented around traditional architecture.

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