Bearing Lines -  Bearing Surfaces by Stefan PolonyiBearing Lines -  Bearing Surfaces by Stefan Polonyi

Bearing Lines - Bearing Surfaces

byStefan Polonyi

Hardcover | October 16, 2012

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Since the 1950s Stefan Polonyi has realized a large number of buildings of all kinds from his Cologne office in Germany, working with famous architects all over the world. Architects who have worked with him see this ambitious claim as something that has enriched their own design process. He cooperated closely with Oswald Mathias Ungers on the Galleria for the Frankfurter Messe, he made the flying roof for Axel Schultes' Kunstmuseum Bonn possible, and also the undulating metal ceiling in the auditorium of Rem Koolhaas' Nederlands Dans Theater. Polonyi's bridges, built from the 1990s in the Ruhr District, Germany have become landmarks in the meantime with their red curved tubes as a Living Bridges.
Stefan Polónyi's wide range of professional experience as an engineer had a considerable bearing on his teaching at Berlin and Dortmund Technical Universities. Working with architects Harald Deilmann and Josef Paul Kleihues, Polónyi established the Dortmund Model for the Building Sciences. It provides joint training for architects and ...
Title:Bearing Lines - Bearing SurfacesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:156 pages, 0.65 × 9.87 × 0.65 inPublished:October 16, 2012Publisher:Edition Axel MengesLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3936681589

ISBN - 13:9783936681581

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