By Mira Engler
During the post-war period, the rising customer financial system appreciably replaced either the discourse and perform of structure. It was once a time the place structure grew to become a mainstream commodity whose items offered via mass media; a time during which Thomas Gordon Cullen got here to be one among Britain’s best-known twentieth-century architectural draftsmen.
Despite Cullen’s large acclaim, there was little study into his lifestyles and paintings; rather his published photos and his equipment of operation. This ebook examines Cullen’s drawings and e-book layout and in addition appears to be like into his means of snapshot making to aid clarify his substantial attractiveness and impact which keeps to today. It presents the teachings Cullen needed to provide in today’s layout tradition and perform and appears into the post-war consumerist layout techniques which are nonetheless used today.
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Cut and Paste Urban Landscape: The Work of Gordon Cullen (Routledge Research in Architecture) by Mira Engler