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Description - Event-Cities 2 by Bernard Tschumi

In Event-Cities (MIT Press, 1994), Bernard Tschumi expanded his architectural concerns to address the issue of cities and their making. Event-Cities 2 continues this project through new selections from his recent architectural projects. The book includes the first comprehensive documentation of the drawings for the award-winning Parc de la Villette (including many previously unpublished drawings), his project for the expansion of the Museum of Modern Art, two architectural schools, a concert and exhibition hall, a student center, a railway station, a department store, and other urban projects. Tschumi suggests that architecture can accelerate the events of everyday life through new forms of organization. Using various modes of notation ranging from rough models to sophisticated computer-generated images, he reveals the complexities of the architectural process and the rich texture of events that define urban reality today.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780262700740
ISBN-10: 0262700743
Format: Paperback
(226mm x 165mm x 51mm)
Pages: 691
Imprint: MIT Press
Publisher: MIT Press Ltd
Publish Date: 16-Jan-2001
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Bernard Tschumi

Bernard Tschumi is Principal of Bernard Tschumi Architects, New York and Paris. He was dean of the Columbia Graduate School of Architecture from 1988 to 2003.

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