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Archigram: Experimental Architecture Experimental Architecture by Pie Books

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Published by P I E Books .
Written in English


  • Individual Architect,
  • Architecture,
  • Archigram (Group),
  • Architecture, Postmodern

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Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12491165M
ISBN 104894444194
ISBN 109784894444195

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Archigram: Experimental Architecture by Pie Books (Editor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important? ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit formats both work.   Archigram was formed in at the Architecture Association in London by six architects and designers, Peter Cook, Warren Chalk, Ron Herron, Dennis Author: Gili Merin. Copiously illustrated in colour and black and white throughout. Text in Japanese and English. Published on the occasion of the exhibition "Archigram: Experimental Architecture ", January 22 to Ma in Contemporary Art Gallery, Art Tower Mito. ISBN: 'Condition: VG. Seller Inventory # A   Archigram was an experimental collective of architects that became famous for its radical architecture concepts drawing from the emerging technologies and consumer culture of Author: Benedict Hobson.

"Avant-Garde" used in relation to architecture today brings to mind the work of Archigram et al., all of who sprouted from the fervent experimental ground of the s and ’70s. Instant Cities by Wright, Herbert and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at 'Archigram is easy to love: Its combination of comic book graphics, tongue-in-cheek humor, and high-tech futurism is a potent mix. Now the group s entire output has been compressed into a mighty page tome that is, above all else, a visual feast.'--Metropolis Magazine Holiday Gift Guide 'Functional meets fun in this comprehensive retrospective of London s most famous avant-garde design Reviews: 6. Peter Cook’s most popular book is Archigram. Books by Peter Cook. Peter Cook Average rating ratings 6 reviews shelved times Experimental Architecture by. Peter Cook. avg rating — 7 ratings — 2 editions.

Archigram was an avant-garde architectural group formed in the s ⁠that was neofuturistic, anti-heroic and pro-consumerist, drawing inspiration from technology in order to create a new reality that was solely expressed through hypothetical projects.. Based at the Architectural Association in London, the main members of the group were Peter Cook, Warren Chalk, Ron Herron, Dennis Crompton. Sir Peter Cook RA (born 22 October ) is an English architect, lecturer and writer on architectural was a founder of Archigram, and was knighted in by the Queen for his services to architecture and teaching. He is also a Royal Academician and a Commandeur de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres of the French Republic. His achievements with Archigram were recognised by the Royal. This panel was created by the radical collective, Archigram (from ARCHItecture and teleGRAM) and uses collage to showcase 3 experimental British architectural design of the s. They include Walking City, a peripatetic giant reptilian structure, Living Pod a minature capsule home and Instant City, an airship containing all the cultural and education resources of a metropolis which could land. Experimental Architecture. Peter Cook. Universe Books, - Architecture, Modern - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Introduction. 7: Experiment is an inevitable.