Landscape Futures

Landscape Futures : Instruments, Devices and Architectural Inventions

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Landscape Futures explores how landscapes, and our perceptions of them, can be utterly transformed by technology and design. It travels the shifting terrains of architectural invention, where new spatial devices on a variety of scales--from the handheld to the inhabitable--reveal previously overlooked dimensions of the built and natural environments. From philosophical toys and ironic provocations to a room-sized kinetic mechanism that models future climates, these devices are not merely diagnostic but creative, deploying fiction as a means of exploring alternative futures: landscape futures, terrestrial scenarios for which we have no other guide.
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  • Paperback | 232 pages
  • 167.64 x 233.68 x 22.86mm | 657.71g
  • Barcelona, Spain
  • English
  • mit farbigen und s/w Abb.
  • 8415391145
  • 9788415391142
  • 318,706

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A speculative look into the future of our built environment
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About Geoff Manaugh

Geoff Manaugh ist Kodirektor vom Studio X in New York und Autor von BLDG BLOG, einem Blog über Architektur
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