Fachwerken / Mitwirken

Fachwerken / Mitwirken

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+++++ For a free preview please go to: https: //www.createspace.com/Preview/1164942 +++++ Your feedback will be appreciated! Vernacular architecture, traditional forms of construction, ecological materials, anonymous and collective building, history of architecture, timber-framed house structures have been the themes, which inspired the first edition of the DATs in 2014. Are traditional methods of construction innovative? Can tradition be a source for innovative thinking? In a traditional timber framed house from the 17th century located in the Old Town of Nuremberg (Germany) artists, poets, designers, architects, biologists, engineers, historians, photographers, filmmakers and friends have come together from July to November 2014 to share perspectives, experiences and ideas suspended between the materiality of a house and the emotions of a home: Monica Rizzolli, Zhijie Yin, Maya Horton, Celina Bordino, Lucie Kordacova, Geri Loup Nolan, Aya Imamura and Rudolf Rie. A Fachwerkhaus is a traditional house, built out of wattle and daub in wooden frames. In general Fachwerk refers to the energetic junction of different elements, which, connected and assembled together, react to each other, generating impact (mitwirken). Believing in the importance of collaborative approaches and mutual learning and encouraging diversity and openness towards the other, DATs welcomes people from different backgrounds, age, gender, religion, nationality, ethnicity, field of research and work to share experience and collaborate together. Let's fachwerken - mitwirken!
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Product details

  • Paperback | 116 pages
  • 139.7 x 215.9 x 7.11mm | 204.12g
  • United States
  • English
  • colour illustrations
  • 1507823169
  • 9781507823163

About Luca Zordan

Luca Zordan is a curator, art historian and poet based in Germany. Together with artists, scientists and designers, he researches on the ecology of collaborative approaches. Luca has curated exhibitions, organized art, design and architectural projects, written books and lectured on art history since 2003, collaborating with art and design museums, institutions, galleries and national and local governments from over 60 countries. His main areas of research are: contemporary art, design, architecture; deportations, migrations and art during WWII; European Avant-garde; art, ecology and science in the 19th and 20th Century.
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