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Never Modern - 9783906027241

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  • Product code: AHBGP
  • ISBN: 9783906027241
  • Publisher: Park Books
  • Format: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 17.6cm x 21.0cm
  • Pages: 176
  • Publish date: 24/07/2013

Never Modern (Paperback)

Never Modern - 9783906027241

Irenee Scalbert


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In this exceptional book on the London based studio 6a architects, architecture critic Irenee Scalbert looks at the role of narrative, history, appropriation and craft in the work of Tom Emerson and Stephanie Macdonald. The book traces an architectural approach avoiding style, signature, theory and even concept in favour of metis, an ancient form of intelligence combining 'flair, wisdom, forethought, subtlety of mind, deception, resourcefulness, vigilance, opportunism, varied skills, and experience.' Structured around notions of situation, intervention, making, comedy, bricolage, chance and anthropology, the text is mirrored in a visual essay of archive photographs, artworks, film stills and recent projects by the practice.

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Product Details

  • Product code: AHBGP
  • ISBN: 9783906027241
  • Publisher: Park Books
  • Format: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 17.6cm x 21.0cm
  • Pages: 176
  • Publish date: 24/07/2013

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