Le Corbusier: Beton Brut And Ineffable Space (1940 ¿ 1965): Surface Materials And Psychophysiology Of Vision by Roberto GargianiLe Corbusier: Beton Brut And Ineffable Space (1940 ¿ 1965): Surface Materials And Psychophysiology Of Vision by Roberto Gargiani

Le Corbusier: Beton Brut And Ineffable Space (1940 ¿ 1965): Surface Materials And Psychophysiology…

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This groundbreaking new perspective on Le Corbusier is based on exhaustive archival research and the study of neglected or completely unknown documents. It is innovative in showing the role of materials and construction techniques in the architecture of Le Corbusier and the book also delves into the project management and the construction of several buildings in the period 1940 ¿ 1965. Each worksite, from the Unit¿¿Habitation (Housing Unit) in Marseille to the city of Chandigarh, and the Tokyo museum, the Carpenter Center in Cambridge and the Unit¿'Habitation in Berlin, is analyzed in detail.

Roberto Gargianiobtained his degree at the Faculty in Florence in 1983 and completed his Ph.D. in history of architecture and urbanism in 1992. He has taught the history of architecture in Florence, Rouen, Paris, Venice and Rome. He is now Professor of the history of architecture and construction at the Ecole polytechnique f¿rale de La...
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Title:Le Corbusier: Beton Brut And Ineffable Space (1940 ¿ 1965): Surface Materials And Psychophysiology…Format:HardcoverDimensions:600 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:December 5, 2011Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0415681715

ISBN - 13:9780415681711

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Table of Contents

1. The Discovery of "B¿n Brut" with "Malfa¿s": the Worksite of the Unit¿'Habitation in Marseille  2. "Entrainement d¿Acrobate": the "Provocateur des Formes Neuves"  3. Unit¿d¿Habitation in Rez¿¿Nantes, Berlin and Briey-en-For¿nbsp; 4. Chandigarh, or the Cosmic Vision  5. "Epiderme Brutal" in Pis¿Brick and Wood  6. "Machines ¿abiter" for Tropical Climates and Vision  7. Automatisms and the Projection of Sound and Image  8.Towards a "Nouvelle St¿otomie"