By Daniel Maudlin,Marcel Vellinga
Projecting ahead in time from the procedures of layout and development which are so frequently the point of interest of architectural discourse, Consuming Architecture examines the range of the way within which constructions are fed on once they were produced, focusing particularly on procedures of career, appropriation and interpretation. Drawing on contributions by way of architects, historians, anthropologists, literary critics, artists, film-makers, photographers and reporters, it indicates how the intake of structure is a dynamic and artistic act that consists of the production and negotiation of meanings and values by way of assorted stakeholders and that may be expressed in several voices. In so doing, it demanding situations principles of what constitutes structure, architectural discourse and architectural schooling, how we comprehend and give it some thought, and who can declare possession of it.
Consuming Architecture is aimed toward scholars in architectural schooling and also will be of curiosity to scholars and researchers from disciplines that take care of structure by way of intake and fabric culture.
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