Latin American Modern Architectures: Ambiguous Territories has thirteen new essays from a range of distinguished architectural historians to help you understand the regionas rich and varied architecture. It will also introduce you to major projects that have not been written about in English. A foreword by historian Kenneth Frampton sets the stage for essays on well-known architects, such as Lucio Costa and FAclix Candela, which will show you unfamiliar aspects of their work, and for essays on the work of little-known figures, such as Uruguayan architect Carlos GA³mez Gavazzo and Peruvian architect and politician Fernando BelaAonde Terry. Covering urban and territorial histories from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, along with detailed building analyses, this book is your best source for historical and critical essays on a sampling of Latin America's diverse architecture, providing much-needed information on key case studies. Contributors include NoemAs Adagio, Pedro Ignacio Alonso, Luis CastaApeda, Viviana daAuria, George F. Flaherty, MarAsa GonzAilez PendAis, Cristina LA³pez Uribe, Hugo MondragA³n LA³pez, Jorge Nudelman Blejwas, Hugo Palmarola Sagredo, Gaia Piccarolo, Claudia Shmidt, Daniel Talesnik, and Paulo Tavares.Covering urban and territorial histories from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, along with detailed building analyses, this book is your best source for historical and critical essays on a sampling of Latin Americaa#39;s diverse ...
|Title||:||Latin American Modern Architectures|
|Author||:||Patricio del Real, Helen Gyger|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-06-03|