Title: The function of form, Author: Actar Publishers, Name: The function of form, Farshid Moussavi, Daniel Lopez, Garrick Ambrose, Ben Fortunato, Ryan. The Function of Form by Farshid Moussavi, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. In The Function of Form, internationally acclaimed architect, Farshid Moussavi, provides a provocative critique of the historically opposing.
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Iman Yoosefi rated it it was amazing May 11, Second Edition Farshid Moussavi No preview available – The title is slightly misleading – other than an intro essay on the significance of formal variation in the 20th century, the rest is pretty much just a collection of structural support with Rhino renders. The research presented aims to move architectural experiments away from ]mechanistic] notions of systems for re-producing forms, to ]machinic] notions of systems that determine how parts of an architectural problem interrelate and multiply.
Description In The Function of Form, internationally acclaimed architect, Farshid Moussavi, provides a provocative critique of the historically opposing relationship between function and form to reveal the contradiction at the heart of modernism. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Books by Farshid Moussavi.
The examples were great but there very little explanation and details. This is an essential graphic manual on structural systems and their capacity to produce a variety of forms.
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It had a very good introduction though the book can be very misleading because of the interesting structures. Looking for beautiful books? An darshid and detailed catalog of structures for architects and structural engineers.
Matt Arnold rated it really liked it Jan 16, Return to Book Page. Want to Read saving…. Function and form, considered together in architecture, stand in opposition to the dualism which defined our approach to the built environment throughout the twentieth century.
The Function of Form
The book distinguishes tessellation from modulation as a type of flexible system for producing complex repetition through diverse parts. The book ‘The Function of Form’ distinguishes tessellation from modulation as a type of flexible system for producing complex repetition through diverse parts. Extracting their base geometric unit, a wide range of historical projects from the Medieval to the present are used as systems to proliferate different forms.
Graeme rated it really liked it Jul 25, The ‘form’ seems to be exclusively roofing construction as well. We can notify you when this item is back in stock. Overview Description The book ‘The Function of Form’ explores the production of singular affects through systems that relate form and content.
Other editions – View all The Function of Form: Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of This open nature of transversal systems leads to new actualized forms and novel affects. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Damla Tu rated it really liked it Mar 25, This is an essential graphic manual on structural systems and their capacity to produce a variety of forms.
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Farshid MoussaviDaniel Lopez. As other people has mentioned, it needs a little bit more of development but the illustrations are well presented. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. The Function of Form by Farshid Moussavi. No eBook available Amazon.
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