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Extreme Minimalism: Architecture.
van Uffelen, Chris.
Extreme Minimalism: Architecture.
During many eras of architectural history, builders and architects aimed to construct buildings with pure shapes and clear geometry, while foregoing decorative elements. With the advent of Classical Modernity, minimalism has become a seminal architectural style. However, the approach of architects cannot be limited to Mies van der Roh's dogma of "Less is more", but corresponds rather to "Less is all you need". Based on a select range of contemporary buildings, this book examines the question of how compelling esthetic impressions and expressions can be achieved with reduced shapes.

Category: Architecture, Residential
Binding: Cl.
Pages: 240 pp
Publisher: Verlagshaus Braun
Year: 2014.
Publication Place: Berlin,
ISBN: 9783037681640
Book Id: 96635

Price: $49.95
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