PhotoGraphs is an eclectic collection of ‘written light’ (photo- = ‘light’ + -graph = ‘written’), assembled over a time span of twenty-five years.
Each of the 125... More > images is countered by a short short-story—sometimes only a few words—that provide a historical, cultural, critical, architectural, artistic, and/or humorous context for the visual subject matter, which ranges from detailed views of textures/environments via interior and exterior architectural spaces to landscapes.
The reader can start on any page in the book since the images are arranged in no particular order, even if at times correspondences between certain photographs and texts emerge.< Less
A collection of architectural projects, essays, etchings, photographs, paintings, and drawings completed between 1990 and 1997 by the designer Mikesch Muecke, aka polytekton. Texts and images (black... More > & white). Volume 2 of 3.< Less
"Essays on the Intersection of Music and Architecture" is a collection of nine
texts written by international scholars. Most of the essays were originally presented at the interdisciplinary... More > conference Architecture | Music | Acoustics that took place in Toronto, Canada, in June 2006 at Ryerson University.
The texts range from historiographical and theoretical explorations of the relations between music and architecture via translations of architectural spaces into music to analytical case studies of architectural spaces for musical
performance. The book includes illustrations, author biographies, and an index. For more information see the review.< Less