Montage and the Metropolis: Architecture, Modernity, and the Representation of Space

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Montage has been hailed as one of the key structural principles of modernity, yet its importance to the history of modern thought about cities and their architecture has never been adequately explored. In this groundbreaking new work, Martino Stierli charts the history of montage in late 19th-century urban and architectural contexts, its application by the early 20th-century avant-gardes, and its eventual appropriation in the postmodern period. With chapters focusing on photomontage, the film theories of Sergei Eisenstein, ...

Montage and the Metropolis: Architecture, Modernity, and the Representation of Space 2018, Yale University Press, New Haven

ISBN-13: 9780300221312

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