By CATHERINE INGRAHAM
This ebook appears at particular cases within the Renaissance, Enlightenment and our personal time whilst architectural principles and ideas of organic existence come into shut proximity with one another. those convergences are attention-grabbing and intricate, supplying new insights into structure and its function. developing structure as a made from the ascendancy of the placement of human existence, the writer exhibits the following that whereas structure depends on existence forces for its life, even as it needs to be, at a few point, detached to the existence inside it. existence, for its half, privileges itself principally else, and seeks to constantly extend its box of expression. This, then, is the asymmetrical , and to appreciate it's to realize vital new theoretical views into the character of architecture.
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