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Carlo Scarpa : theory, design, projects / Maria Antonietta Crippa ; edited by Marina Loffi Randolin ; [translated by Susan Chapman and Paola Pinna].

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School of Architecture NA 1123 S35 C7513 1986 30007008946591 In-Library Use Only Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0262031175
  • ISBN: 9780262031172
  • Physical Description: 262 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
  • Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c1986.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Translation of: Carlo Scarpa.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-256) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction / by Joseph Rykwert -- An experience of modern architecture : the warp and woof of a craftsman -- Early years -- Rationalism and Le Corbusier -- The influence of Wright : Scarpa's awakening to modern architecture -- The teachings of Aalto and neoplasticism -- The cultural heritage of Vienna and its Venetian context -- Design and craft -- Design and project -- Harmony with the architectural culture of Italy -- From imitation to invention -- A found language -- The last works : the unfinished -- An architectural theme : exhibition and museum arrangements -- New criteria in museum work : general aspects -- The arrangements -- The museums -- Uncompleted museum projects -- Biography -- Inventory of work -- An outline of contemporary Italian architecture.
Subject: Scarpa, Carlo, 1906-1978 > Criticism and interpretation.
Architecture > Italy > History > 20th century.

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