The Resource Architecture in words : theatre, language and the sensuous space of architecture, Louise Pelletier

Architecture in words : theatre, language and the sensuous space of architecture, Louise Pelletier

Label
Architecture in words : theatre, language and the sensuous space of architecture
Title
Architecture in words
Title remainder
theatre, language and the sensuous space of architecture
Statement of responsibility
Louise Pelletier
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Architecture in Words explores the role of architecture as an expressive language through the transforming notion of character theory and looks at the theatre as a model for creating sensuous spaces in architecture."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
725.82209033
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA6821
LC item number
.P45 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Architecture in words : theatre, language and the sensuous space of architecture, Louise Pelletier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-234) and index
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  • fro
Contents
Pt. 1. Character and expression : staging an architectural theory -- 1. Architecture as an expressive language -- 2. Character theory in theatrical staging -- 3. Rules of expression and the paradox of acting -- Pt. 2. Play-acting and the culture of entertainment : architecture as theatre -- 4. Theatre as the locus of public and social expression -- 5. Theatre architecture and the role of the proscenium arch -- Pt. 3. Language and personal imagination : an architecture for the senses -- 6. Taste, talent, and genius in eighteenth-century aesthetics -- 7. Newtonian empirical sciences and the order of nature -- 8. Empirical philosophy and the nature of sensations -- Pt. 4. Plotting an architectural program : the space of desire -- 9. Staging an architecture in words -- 10. The narrative space of desire -- Conclusion : the temporality of human experience
Control code
000028567587
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xi, 241 p.
Isbn
9780415394703
Lccn
2005027670
Other control number
  • 9780415394703
  • 9780415394710
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.b21699719
System control number
rm21699719

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