Coverart for item
The Resource American glamour and the evolution of modern architecture, Alice T. Friedman

American glamour and the evolution of modern architecture, Alice T. Friedman

Label
American glamour and the evolution of modern architecture
Title
American glamour and the evolution of modern architecture
Statement of responsibility
Alice T. Friedman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Alice Friedman argues that the aesthetics of mid-20th century modern architecture reflect an increasing fascination with 'glamour', a term used in those years to characterise objects, people, & experiences as luxurious, expressive & even magical
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA712
LC item number
.F75 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
American glamour and the evolution of modern architecture, Alice T. Friedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-250) and index
Contents
1. The stylish style : Philip Johnson and the many faces of modern architecture -- 2. Palm Springs eternal : Richard Neutra's Kaufmann desert house -- 3. Modern architecture for the "American century" : Eero Saarinen and the art of corporate image-making -- 4. "Just get me plenty of glamour" : Morris Lapidus's Miami Beach hotels -- 5. Mount Sinai in the suburbs : Frank Lloyd Wright's Temple Beth Sholom in context -- Conclusion : to Postmodernism and back again
Control code
429816945
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
ix, 262 p.
Isbn
9780300116540
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009032574
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)429816945
Label
American glamour and the evolution of modern architecture, Alice T. Friedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-250) and index
Contents
1. The stylish style : Philip Johnson and the many faces of modern architecture -- 2. Palm Springs eternal : Richard Neutra's Kaufmann desert house -- 3. Modern architecture for the "American century" : Eero Saarinen and the art of corporate image-making -- 4. "Just get me plenty of glamour" : Morris Lapidus's Miami Beach hotels -- 5. Mount Sinai in the suburbs : Frank Lloyd Wright's Temple Beth Sholom in context -- Conclusion : to Postmodernism and back again
Control code
429816945
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
ix, 262 p.
Isbn
9780300116540
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009032574
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)429816945

Library Locations

    • Kellogg Community College LibraryBorrow it
      450 NORTH AVENUE, BATTLE CREEK, MI, 49017, US
      42.334918 -85.17716

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...