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    Description"The Pavilion" examines both the history and the contemporary state of pavilion architecture, something of a niche genre in the field, but with a long history of masterpieces. It consists of two parts: first, the examination of a group of twentieth-century pavilions, and second, a collection of essays that survey historical and more recent examples. This outstanding analysis was produced by students of architecture at Frankfurt's Stadelschule. In the theoretical section, well-known authors discuss the materials used in pavilions, starting with influences from the Orient, India and Asia, and moving on to significant twentieth-century pavilions and recent temporary buildings that seem to occupy a space between art and architecture. In addition, the book documents the research and development of a summer pavilion for the garden at the Deutsches Architekturmuseum in Frankfurt produced by the offices of Barkow Leibinger and Werner Sobek.


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    Title
    The Pavillion
    Subtitle
    Pleasure and Polemics in Architecture
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Barry Bergdoll
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 160
    Width: 166 mm
    Height: 242 mm
    Thickness: 16 mm
    Weight: 739 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9783775724944
    ISBN 10: 377572494X
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ARC
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.5
    BIC subject category V2: AMC
    BISAC V2.8: ARC011000
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05, 19
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 02
    DC22: 721
    LC classification: NA
    B&T General Subject: 130
    Ingram Subject Code: AR
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 04
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    Abridged Dewey: 725
    DC22: 720.1
    Thema V1.0: AMG
    Edition
    Bilingual edition
    Edition statement
    Bilingual
    Illustrations note
    160 colour illustrations
    Publisher
    Hatje Cantz
    Imprint name
    Hatje Cantz
    Publication date
    31 January 2010
    Publication City/Country
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