Juha Leiviska: And the Continuity of Finnish Modern Architecture

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JUHA ILMARI LEIVISKA has enjoyed a distinguished career as one of Finland's leading architects. This book provides a perceptive account of his work to date, locating it within both Finnish modernism and that of Dutch De Stijl. Leiviska's profound interest in architectural history has not led him to mere imitation of historic forms: even in his faithful adherence to the principles of De Stijl he succeeds in dissolving its formal vocabulary of abstraction by his uncanny and totally unnerving use of daylight. What is ...

Juha Leiviska: And the Continuity of Finnish Modern Architecture 2001, Wiley-Academy, Chichester, England

ISBN-13: 9780471489672

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