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Only some were actually built, but in here are some housing icons including the Stahl House that overlooks LA.
Arts & Architecture: Case Study House Program Introduction
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Case Study Houses by Elizabeth A.T. Smith
The text is accompanied by floor plans, original renderings by the architects, and photographs taken for publication shortly after construction. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
All of the “masters” are in the book and a number of the original floor plans and details are shown. The future of the past is an amazing place to be. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. So the editors gave incentive to young architects, to use modern design teh address the housing problem, given pent-up demand after the war; they created a competition, promising to publish the plans of these houses.
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Tremendous amounts of info of all of the Case Study Homes – detailed descriptions of each of the homes including the concepts behind the design as well as of the builds themselves if they were builtpictures, plans, images of the architectural scale models.
English Choose a language for shopping. Mies van der Rohe Basic Art Series 2. The Case Study House program was an exceptional, innovative event in the history of American architecture and remains to caee day unique.
Thank you for your feedback. It was well worth the wait as it’s one of the definitive books on modern architecture.