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Curve Culture Volume 1: History By Paul Andersen
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There are certain things that pretty much everybody does. Whether you live in a Sri Lankan village or downtown Chicago, you eat food, you wear clothes, you talk, you move around. Culture is how a... More > group of people does those things. Distinctions between cultures are based on how they do the same things differently. Cultures form within the field of architecture. And architecture can also be a part of a broader culture. This book traces a history of connections between the two—between a genre of projects within architecture and its connection to far reaching trends and ideas. The architectural projects are selected and sorted based on how they use regular curves in plan. Collectively, the projects figure a history that begins in the 1920s—an era when the fillet, or rounded corner, became a feature of the modern plan—and ends with the rise of spline based geometry in the 1990s.< Less
Curve Culture Volume 2: Contemporary Graphics By Paul Andersen
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Curve Culture, Volume 2 documents how regular curvature is used in contemporary graphic design. A collection of recent logos is accompanied by a formal analysis of select examples. This book is a... More > follow up to Volume I, which documents how architecture has deployed regular curvature since the advent of the fillet in the early 20th century.< Less

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Genius Matters Genius Matters By Angela Maiers
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