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Author La Cecla, Franco

Common Titl Contre l'architecture. English
Title Against architecture / Franco La Cecla ; translated from the Italian by Mairin O'Mahony

Publ Info San Francisco, Calif. : Green Arcade ; Oakland, Calif. : PM Press, [2012]
2012
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Arch  ARCH NA9031 .L3313 2012    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  NA9031 .L3313 2012    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 120 pages ; 20 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references
Contents Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Why I Did Not Become an Architect -- ch. 2 Tirana -- ch. 3 Banlieue Bleu vs. The Decline of the Arrabal -- Across Europe -- Effects of Ugliness -- Suburbs Threaten the Center -- Crisis of the Paris Banlieues -- From France through Europe -- European Contagion? -- Architects' Dream -- Grands Ensembles -- Subtopia West to East, an Ecumenical Embrace -- Demolition, Future or Present? -- Immigrants Instead of Workers? -- Question of Esthetics -- ch. 4 Crema Catalana -- Barcelona and La Sagrera -- Barcelona and Its Residents -- Our District -- ch. 5 Architecture Washes Whiter -- ch. 6 Italian Cities, C & G (Cool & Garbage) -- Milan-Bangalore Still Cool
LC subject Architecture, Modern -- 21st century
City planning
Architectural criticism
ISBN 9781604864069 (pbk.)
1604864060 (pbk.)