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    Description"Foreclosed: Rehousing the American Dream" is an exploration of new architectural possibilities for American cities and suburbs in the aftermath of the recent foreclosure crisis in the United States. During the summer of 2011, five interdisciplinary teams of architects, urban planners, ecologists, engineers and landscape designers were enlisted by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, and MoMA PS1 to envision new housing infrastructures that could catalyze urban transformation, particularly in the country's suburbs. Drawing on ideas proposed in "The Buell Hypothesis," a research publication prepared by the Temple Hoyne Buell Center for the Study of American Architecture at Columbia University, each team focused on a specific location within a "megaregion" to come up with inventive solutions for the future of housing and cities. This publication presents each of these proposals (exhibited at MoMA in Spring 2012) in detail, through photographs, drawings and renderings as well as interviews with the team leaders. With texts by Barry Bergdoll, MoMA's Philip Johnson Chief Curator of Architecture and Design, Henry N. Cobb, a founding partner of Pei Cobb Freed & Partners and Reinhold Martin, Director of the Temple Hoyne Buell Center, "Foreclosed" examines the relationship between land, infrastructure and urban form, exploring potential futures for America's extended metropolises.


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    Title
    Foreclosed
    Subtitle
    Rehousing the American Dream
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Barry Bergdoll, By (author) Reinhold Martin
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 182
    Width: 204 mm
    Height: 255 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 640 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780870708275
    ISBN 10: 0870708279
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25860
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1KBB
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ARC
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.5
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BISAC V2.8: ARC003000
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 01
    Ingram Theme: TOPC/ECOLGY
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 03
    LC classification: NA
    B&T General Subject: 130
    Ingram Subject Code: AR
    Libri: I-AR
    BIC subject category V2: AMKD
    B&T Approval Code: A05204000
    Abridged Dewey: 728
    BISAC V2.8: ARC018000, ARC010000
    BIC subject category V2: 1KBB
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: AMCR
    B&T Approval Code: A05400000
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 720.97309051
    DC23: 728.0973
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    Thema V1.0: AMK, AMCR
    Illustrations note
    170 colour illustrations
    Publisher
    MUSEUM OF MODERN ART
    Imprint name
    MUSEUM OF MODERN ART
    Publication date
    30 June 2012
    Publication City/Country
    New York