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An architect's guide to fame [electronic resource] / edited by Paul Davies and Torsten Schmiedeknecht ; photography by Julie Cook.

Publication:
Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier : Architectural Press, c2005.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (417 p.)
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Subjects:
Advertising -- Architects.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This lively text provides a candid inquiry into the contemporary means by which architects get work and (for better or worse) become famous. In response to the reciprocal relationship between publicity and everyday architectural practice, this book examines the mechanisms by which architects seek publicity and manage to establish themselves and their work ahead of their colleagues. Through the essays of specialist contributors, this book enables the reader to understand the complex relationship between what they see as the built environment and the unwritten sto
Contents:
An Architect's Guide to Fame; Contents; Foreword; Prologue; Acknowledgments; Part I PAPER ARCHITECTURE; Part II BRICKS AND MORTAR; Part III CONDUITS; Part IV PORTRAITS; Notes; Biographies; List of Images; Index
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-359) and index.
Contributor:
Davies, Paul, 1961-
Schiedeknecht, Torsten.
Cook, Julie.
ISBN:
1-136-42993-X
1-280-64197-5
9786610641970
0-08-045490-9
OCLC:
469387785