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Studies in Tectonic Culture has ratings and 5 reviews. “Kenneth Frampton’s book [new book] approaches a very important issue for understanding the. Review: Studies in Tectonic Culture: The Poetics of Construction in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Architecture by Kenneth Frampton, John Cava. The book Studies in Tectonic Culture is a rethinking of the entire modern architectural tradition. The notion of tectonics as employed by Kenneth Frampton .

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Atlas of Novel Tectonics Nanako Umemoto. He clarifies the various turns that structural engineering and tectonic imagination have taken in the work of such architects as Perret, Wright, Kahn, Scarpa, and Mies, and shows how both constructional form and material character were integral to an evolving architectural expression of their work.

Thinking Architecture Peter Zumthor. Michael Paul rated it really liked it Mar 26, Garden City Mega City: Edison Parra rated it it was ok Apr 07, Studies in Tectonic Culture: Frampton also demonstrates that the way in kennetg these elements are articulated from one work to the next provides a basis upon which to evaluate the works as a whole. Book ratings by Goodreads.


Drawn to Design Eric Jenkins. Also, Frampton’s essay was included in a book The Anti-Aesthetic. Be the first to ask a question about Studies in Tectonic Culture.

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No trivia or quizzes yet. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Using the work of outstanding contemporary architects such as Utzon and Scarpa, Frampton is able to show how architectural talent is manifested in continuous form invention.

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Kenneth Frampton’s new book is important for architects, students and anyone interested in the secrets of architecture. Experiencing Architecture Steen Eiler Rasmussen. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

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Kenneth Frampton’s long-awaited follow-up to his classic A Critical History of Modern Architecture is certain to influence any future debate on the evolution of modern architecture. People who bought this also bought.


His books include Modern Architecture: Making Plans Frederick R. This is especially evident in his consideration of the work of Perret, Mies, and Kahn and the continuities in their thought and attitudes that linked them to the past. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. JessupCarolyn J. Composed of tedtonic essays and an epilogue that trace the history of contemporary form as an evolving poetic of structure and construction, the book’s analytical framework rests on Frampton’s close readings of key French and German, and English sources from the eighteenth century to the present.

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