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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2012) 71 (2): 232–235.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Alex Kitnick Alexander Clement . Brutalism: Post-war British Architecture . Wiltshire, England : The Crowood Press , 2011 , 160 pp., 150 color illus. £19.95 (cloth), ISBN 9781847972309 Mark Crinson and Claire Zimmerman, editors . Neo-avant-garde and Postmodern: Postwar...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2014) 73 (1): 161–162.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Alice T. Friedman Robin Schuldenfrei, ed. Atomic Dwelling: Anxiety, Domesticity, and Postwar Architecture Abington, UK, and New York : Routledge , 2012 , 301 pp., 85 b/w photos. Cloth, $170.00, ISBN 9780415676083; paper, $49.95 , ISBN 978415676090 ; e-book, ISBN 9780203142721...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2011) 70 (3): 381–382.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Karin Wilhelm Auf den zweiten Blick. Architektur der Nachkriegszeit in Nordrhein—Westfalen / A Second Look: Postwar Architecture in North Rhine–Westphalia . Dortmunder U, Dortmund , Germany , 9 September–9 November 2010 Notes 1. Hans H. Hanke, "Baudenkmäler der Nachkriegszeit in...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2001) 60 (4): 528–530.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Diane Yvonne Ghirardo Copyright 2001 The Society of Architectural Historians Anxious Modernisms. Experimentation in Postwar Architectural Culture Goldhagen Sarah Williams Legault Réjean where the scintillating concrete revet- ment panels were created by combining cobalt-tinted...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2015) 74 (4): 443–463.
Published: 01 December 2015
... remaps the tension between modern and indigenous cultures during the 1940s and 1950s, examining the diaspora of ideas between South Africa and Britain and revealing a new genealogy of postwar architecture. Elisa Dainese addresses indigenous South African architecture as it was seen in the postwar years...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2017) 76 (2): 218–238.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Marisa Angell Brown Public housing in the United States has been a prime site of negotiation and struggle over racial identity. Integration by Design: Bertrand Goldberg, Stanley Tigerman, and Public Housing Architecture in Postwar Chicago examines a critical moment in the history of public housing...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2015) 74 (4): 464–484.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Kenny Cupers The Cultural Center: Architecture as Cultural Policy in Postwar Europe examines how culture became an explicit domain of state policy in postwar Europe and why the modern architecture of cultural centers and culture halls became central to such policy. Kenny Cupers uses a variety of...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2015) 74 (2): 223–247.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Denise R. Costanzo After World War II, the American Academy in Rome faced a choice: remain a bastion of declining Beaux-Arts classicism or pursue a more modernist agenda. In “A Truly Liberal Orientation”: Laurance Roberts, Modern Architecture, and the Postwar American Academy in Rome, Denise R...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2014) 73 (3): 419–421.
Published: 01 September 2014
... work has paved the way for both William A. Gleason’s Sites Unseen: Architecture, Race, and American Literature and Dianne Harris’s Little White Houses: How the Postwar Home Constructed Race in America . 2 While Gleason most closely emulates Berger’s theoretical approach (as evidenced by the...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2007) 66 (3): 407–409.
Published: 01 September 2007
... ©© 2007 by the Society of Architectural Historians. 2007 Modern Architecture in St. Louis: Washington University and Postwar American Architecture, 1948––1973 , edited by Mumford Eric . St. Louis : School of Architecture, Washington University , 2004 , xii ++ 124 pp., 108 b/w...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (1999) 58 (2): 122–145.
Published: 01 June 1999
...), it has also been said to mark the emergence of a distinctly Mexican modernism. Since the 1970s, Barragán's postwar designs have typically been discussed as Mexican in essence and association, yet study of El Pedregal reveals how this project was also informed by broader trends. For commentators in...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2019) 78 (3): 327–346.
Published: 01 September 2019
... Cavarra Britton and Daniel Ledford analyze these buildings as significant exemplars of the postwar American university chapel, finding them subject to three seminal influences in Rudolph's life: his childhood experience of Southern Methodism, his encounters with the architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright, and...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2018) 77 (2): 204–222.
Published: 01 June 2018
.... Using recently uncovered materials (scaled drawings, sketches, photographs, notes, maps, and letters) from the Dudok archives at the Netherlands Architecture Institute, Rotterdam, and Ahmet Piriştina City Archive and Museum, Izmir, Meltem Ö. Gürel opens a window into the postwar era's complex landscape...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2015) 74 (1): 13–40.
Published: 01 March 2015
... concrete dams employed industrial piping and a new formwork technique. Examining Le Corbusier’s postwar agenda through the prism of the TVA and a collaborative practice, Bacon contends that his work showed greater monumentality and plasticity, the integration of architecture and infrastructure, and an...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2018) 77 (1): 77–96.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., and scientific writers sided with him; with modern services, noted Architectural Forum , the window “dies hard.” As Thomas Leslie, Saranya Panchaseelan, Shawn Barron , and Paolo Orlando describe in Deep Space, Thin Walls: Environmental and Material Precursors to the Postwar Skyscraper , despite the...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2011) 70 (3): 330–353.
Published: 01 September 2011
... cultural and economic forces made his design vocabulary the lingua franca of postwar commercial architecture. The author situates this landmark building in a manner that complicates our reading of its importance both to the field of architectural history and to the career of Mies van der Rohe...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2002) 61 (1): 68–89.
Published: 01 March 2002
... established as an official historic monument of the French state, between c. 1958 and 1967, brought about a reconceptualization of modernist architecture and of the historic monument in France. Modernist architecture, including the Villa Savoye, was incorporated during the postwar period into a celebratory...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2006) 65 (2): 216–237.
Published: 01 June 2006
... understanding of nostalgia that enabled them to reconsider the possibilities of a retrospective and place-specific architecture in postwar Britain. Copyright 2006 The Society of Architectural Historians Notes 1 Miles Glendinning and Stefan Muthesius, Tower Block: Modern Public Housing in England...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2006) 65 (2): 188–215.
Published: 01 June 2006
...) 89 Stefan Muthesuis, The Postwar University: Utopianist Campus and College (New Haven, 2000), esp. 62-64. 90 Stephen Dobney, ed., Harry Seidler: Selected and Current Works (Mulgrave, Australia, 1997) Justine Clark and Paul Walker, Looking for the Local: Architecture and the New Zealand...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians (2020) 79 (3): 360–364.
Published: 01 September 2020
...,” Timothy Hyde, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA   Samia Henni, Cornell University, USA, Session Chair Designing in the Deserts   “‘The Largest Stone in the World,’ And Other Landmarks of Postwar Evolutionism,” Lucia Allais, Columbia University, USA “‘Refer to Scale Model...