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Disorientation: Bernard Rudofsky in the Empire of Signs

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Disorientation: Bernard Rudofsky in the Empire of Signs - Scott, Felicity D
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Viennese ???migr??? architect Bernard Rudofsky (1905-1988) is most frequently recalled for curating "Architecture without Architects," the famous 1964 photography exhibition of vernacular, preindustrial structures at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Far from simply a romantic or nostalgic invocation of cultures lost to industrial modernity, Rudofsky's exhibition drew on decades of speculations about modern architecture and urbanism, particularly their semantic, technological, institutional, commercial, and geopolitical ...

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Disorientation: Bernard Rudofsky in the Empire of Signs 2016, Sternberg Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9783956791871

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