CIVITAS: Sao Paulo
ISBN: HB: 9789899948532, Prestel Publishing, Monade, November 2018
354 pp., 30x22 cm, 299 photo plates, 104 technical drawings
This richly illustrated monograph explores the city-building aspirations of the Brazilian modern masters through their buildings in Sao Paulo. Works by Vilanova Artigas, Lina Bo Bardi, Salvador Candia, Rino Levi, Oscar Niemeyer and Paulo Mendes da Ro...
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£53,00
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Public Without Rhetoric
ISBN: PB: 9789899948549, Prestel Publishing, Monade, August 2018
224 pp., 25x19 cm, 180 photo plates, 12 technical drawings
"Public Without Rhetoric" brings together 12 public building projects created by Portuguese architects, whose construction was completed between 2007 and 2017, a decade ravaged by the severe financial and economic crisis. The chosen works highlight t...
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£32,00
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Electra 2 Stupidity
ISBN: PB: 9789728909611, Prestel Publishing, Monade, June 2018
181 pp., 27x20 cm, illus.
"There is stupidity in every era, but each era has its own kind of stupidity" – Flaubert. This subject is approached in this edition by Yves Michaud, Philosophy professor and art critic, with an essay about the impact of mass and surplus of informati...
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£14,00
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Electra 1 In These Great Times
ISBN: PB: 9789728909598, Prestel Publishing, Monade, March 2018
181 pp., 27x20 cm, illus.
"In These Great Times" is the topic of the first edition file, published in March 2018. This topic unfolds from the quote of a famous text of the Viennese writer of early XX century, Karl Kraus. This "great times" gathers a number of texts that help...
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£14,00
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