This is Not Architecture by Kester Rattenbury
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This is Not Architecture
By Kester Rattenbury

This is Not Architecture

Media Constructions

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This is Not Architecture by Kester Rattenbury

Book Description

This is Not Architecture assembles architectural writers of different kinds - historians, theorists, journalists, computer game designers, technologists, film-makers and architects - to discuss the characteristics, cultures, limitations and bias of the different kinds of media, and to build up an argument as to how this complex culture of representations is constructed.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415231800
ISBN-10: 0415231809
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 156mm x 15mm)
Pages: 288
Imprint: Spon Press
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 25-Apr-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Kester Rattenbury

Kester Rattenbury is an architectural writer and teacher. She trained as an architect before doing a PhD on the coverage of architecture in the UK national press, and then going on to work as an architectural journalist. She now works as a freelance architectural writer and reviewer, and teaches a design to architectural students. She lives and works in London.

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