Title: The function of form, Author: Actar Publishers, Name: The function of form, Farshid Moussavi, Daniel Lopez, Garrick Ambrose, Ben Fortunato, Ryan. The Function of Form by Farshid Moussavi, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. In The Function of Form, internationally acclaimed architect, Farshid Moussavi, provides a provocative critique of the historically opposing.
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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Looking for beautiful books? Iman Yoosefi rated it it was amazing May 11, This book provides a thought-provoking account of the challenges facing the 21st century built environment, and an enlivened awareness of the wider possibilities of architectural form.
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My library Help Advanced Book Search. Function and form, considered together in architecture, stand in opposition to the dualism which defined our approach to the built environment throughout the twentieth century.
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We need to move away from the definition of function as utility, she argues, to align it with how function is defined in mathematics, biology or music. Moussavj Function of Form by Farshid Moussavi.
The Function of Form by Farshid Moussavi
In The Function of Form, internationally acclaimed architect, Farshid Moussavi, provides a provocative critique of the historically opposing relationship between function and form to reveal the contradiction at the heart of modernism. Newsletter Stay informed and subscribe to our monthly newsletter.
As other people has mentioned, it needs a little bit more of development but the illustrations are well presented. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Actar- Architecture – pages. It had a very good introduction though the book can be very misleading because of the interesting structures. Rosaphene rated it liked it Nov 15,