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Frampton achieved great prominence and influence in architectural education with his essay “Towards a Critical Regionalism” — though the term had already been coined by Alexander Tzonis and Liliane Lefaivre. Matthew rated it really liked it Dec 16, Kristopher Williams rated it it was ok May 03, Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.

In a collection of Frampton’s writings over a period of 35 years was collated and published under the title Labour, Work and Architecture. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Joe Brewer rated it really liked it Dec 14, Civic, Commercial, Industrial, Etc.

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Susana rated it really liked it Apr 01, Refresh and try again. Moureco rated it really liked it Sep 07, This monograph is a comprehensive study of Siza’s work, from his early built work – the Boa Nova Tea House, Portugal – to his latest projects.

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This impressive pages monumental volume by well respected architectural scholar -Kenneth Frampton- contains all of Siza’s work from with beautiful photographs,drawings, and sketches to complement author’s in-depth writing.

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Review Text ‘A mighty volume that researches and analyses the architect’s work throughout his entire career…The book is sumptuous in its contents.

Alvaro Siza: Complete Works by Kenneth Frampton

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Ultimately this is a very satisfying and incredibly comprehensive book that sits nicely on the coffee table but also serves as an excellent reference volume. Frampton’s own position attempts to defend a version of modernism that looks to either critical regionalism or a ‘momentary’ understanding of the autonomy of architectural practice in terms of its own concerns with form and tectonics which cannot be reduced to economics whilst conversely retaining a Leftist viewpoint regarding the social responsibility of architecture.

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