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"Transparency" is a key text and required reading for all students of modern architecture. As members of the 1950s group known as the "Texas Rangers," Colin Rowe and Robert Slutzky tested new methods for teaching and developing architectural design skills. Through their exploration of the common basis of modern art and architecture they identified and elaborated on the con"Transparency" is a key text and required reading for all students of modern architecture. As members of the 1950s group known as the "Texas Rangers," Colin Rowe and Robert Slutzky tested new methods for teaching and developing architectural design skills. Through their exploration of the common basis of modern art and architecture they identified and elaborated on the concept of transparency as a fundamental principle of spatial organisation, beyond the curtain wall. Their essay titled Transparency, first published in 1964, provided the theoretical and didactical fundament, exemplified and illustrated by 2 of Le Corbusier s buildings....

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ISBN : 9783764356156
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 119 Pages
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Transparency Reviews

  • Nalanda Maleeya Buatong
    2019-04-30 09:02

    ดีงามมากๆ

  • Tedb0t
    2019-05-24 13:03

    A lot of runaround for a pretty simple concept; typical of the era of architectural theory--making a bang out of a whimper. Nonetheless, the concept itself is useful and sound IMO, once you actually realize what they're getting at.

  • Applecube
    2019-05-06 05:27

    Simple and Deep

  • Mafruha Rashid
    2019-05-15 08:03

    I loved the commentary part by Bernard Hoesli more. The phenomenology of Coline Rowe's writing became clearer by his analysis on Corbusier's works.