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The Resource Actions of architecture : architects and creative users, Jonathan Hill

Actions of architecture : architects and creative users, Jonathan Hill

Label
Actions of architecture : architects and creative users
Title
Actions of architecture
Title remainder
architects and creative users
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Hill
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on the work of a wide range of architects, artists and writers, this book considers the relations between the architect and the user, which it compares to the relations between the artist and viewer and the author and reader. The book's thesis is informed by the text 'The Death of the Author', in which Roland Barthes argues for a writer aware of the creativity of the reader. Actions of Architecture begins with a critique of strategies that define the user as passive and predictable, such as contemplation and functionalism. Subsequently it considers how an awareness of user creativity i
Member of
Cataloging source
MT4IT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hill, Jonathan
Dewey number
721.0688
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA1996
LC item number
.H55 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architects
  • Architects and patrons
  • Communication in architectural design
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • Architects and patrons
  • Architects
  • Communication in architectural design
Label
Actions of architecture : architects and creative users, Jonathan Hill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The institute of illegal architects
  • Weather architecture (Berlin1929-1930, Barcelona 1986-, Barcelona 1999- )
  • White on white
  • Electromagnetic weather
  • The subject is matter
  • Turning a wall in to a window
  • The reader/viewer/user's guide
  • The role of the user
  • The passive user
  • From the reactive user to the creative user
  • The creative user
  • Montage after shock
  • The montage of fragments
  • The montage of gaps
Control code
252898190
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 222 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134437047
Lccn
2002015226
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252898190
Label
Actions of architecture : architects and creative users, Jonathan Hill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The institute of illegal architects
  • Weather architecture (Berlin1929-1930, Barcelona 1986-, Barcelona 1999- )
  • White on white
  • Electromagnetic weather
  • The subject is matter
  • Turning a wall in to a window
  • The reader/viewer/user's guide
  • The role of the user
  • The passive user
  • From the reactive user to the creative user
  • The creative user
  • Montage after shock
  • The montage of fragments
  • The montage of gaps
Control code
252898190
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 222 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134437047
Lccn
2002015226
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252898190

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