The Resource The Architecture of Transgression, Guest-Edited by Jonathan Mosley and Rachel Sara

The Architecture of Transgression, Guest-Edited by Jonathan Mosley and Rachel Sara

Label
The Architecture of Transgression
Title
The Architecture of Transgression
Statement of responsibility
Guest-Edited by Jonathan Mosley and Rachel Sara
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Transgression suggests operating beyond accepted norms and radically reinterpreting practice by pushing at the boundaries of both what architecture is, and what it could or even should be. The current economic crisis and accompanying political/social unrest has exacerbated the difficulty into which architecture has long been sliding: challenged by other professions and a culture of conservatism, architecture is in danger of losing its prized status as one of the pre-eminent visual arts. Transgression opens up new possibilities for practice. It highlights the positive impact that working on
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
724.7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
no index present
LC call number
NA680
LC item number
.A734 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Architectural Design,
Label
The Architecture of Transgression, Guest-Edited by Jonathan Mosley and Rachel Sara
Publication
Copyright
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Contents; Copyright Page; EDITORIAL; ABOUT THE GUEST-EDITORS; SPOTLIGHT: Visual highlights of the issue; INTRODUCTION: The Architecture of Transgression: Towards a Destabilising Architecture; Transgression: The Concept; Extenuating Circumstances: Salvaged Landscape; Architecture and Transgression: An Interview with Bernard Tschumi; Transgression and Progress in China: Wang Shu and the Literati Mindset; Not Doing/Overdoing: 'Omission' and 'Excess' -- Lacaton & Vassal's Place Léon Aucoc, Bordeaux, and Construire's Le Channel, Scène Nationale de Calais, Calais
  • Citadels of Freedom: Lina Bo Bardi's SESC Pompéia Factory Leisure Centre and Teatro Oficina, São PauloTactics for a Transgressive Practice; Low-Tech Transgression: The Interventional Work of EXYZT; Occupied Space; The Power of Logic Versus the Logic of Power: N55; Informalising Architecture: The Challenge of Informal Settlements; Architecture (and the other 99%): Open-Source Architecture and the Design Commons; An Architecture of Exception: Transgressing the Everyday -- Superflex's Flooded McDonald's; Transgression in and of the City
  • Urban Disturbance: Urban Intrusions of the office for subversive architecture (osa)City as Skin: Urban Imaginaries of Flesh and Fantasy; In Praise of Transgression: The Work of Didier Faustino/Bureau de Mésarchitectures; Ashes Thrown to the Wind: The Elusive Nature of Transgression; COUNTERPOINT: Transgression, Innovation, Politics; CONTRIBUTORS; ABOUT ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN; Back Cover
Control code
ocn874150470
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (140 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118759073
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), photographs
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9d1a5f8b-de33-45a6-a799-a8c01d3e93a3
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29679539
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)874150470
  • pebcs1118759079

Library Locations

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