Architecture Depends [Audiobook] download free by Jeremy Till

Architecture Depends Audiobook download free by Jeremy Till
  • Listen audiobook: Architecture Depends
  • Author: Jeremy Till
  • Release date: 2013/5/5
  • Publisher: MIT PRESS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Art and Photography
  • ISBN: 9780262518789
  • Rating: 8.98 of 10
  • Votes: 895
  • Review by: Shaun Low
  • Review rating: 9.17 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/1
  • Duration: 3H28M57S in 256 kbps (54.4 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-05
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: FLAC, OGG, WAV, AIFF, AAC, MP3, WMA, MPEG4 (compression 7-ZIP, ARJ, LHA, AZW3, ZIP, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 272
  • Includes a PDF summary of 27 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 20M29S (5.4 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Polemics and reflections on how to bridge the gap between what architecture actually is and what architects want it to be.Architecture depends-on what? On people, time, politics, ethics, mess: the real world. Architecture, Jeremy Till argues with conviction in this engaging, sometimes pugnacious book, cannot help itself; it is dependent for its very existence on things outside itself. Despite the claims of autonomy, purity, and control that architects like to make about their practice, architecture is buffeted by uncertainty and contingency. Circumstances invariably intervene to upset the architect's best-laid plans-at every stage in the process, from design through construction to occupancy. Architects, however, tend to deny this, fearing contingency and preferring to pursue perfection. With Architecture Depends, architect and critic Jeremy Till offers a proposal for rescuing architects from themselves: a way to bridge the gap between what architecture actually is and what architects want it to be. Mixing anecdote, design, social theory, and personal experience, Till's writing is always accessible, moving freely between high and low registers, much like his suggestions for architecture itself.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Architecture, Theory Of Architecture, History Of Architecture, Architecture: Professional Practice
  • Download servers: ZeoSpace, Pixeldrain, Mediafire, Uploaded, Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive. Compressed in 7-ZIP, ARJ, LHA, AZW3, ZIP, RAR
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 15.58 USD
  • Dimensions: 152x229x16mm
  • Weight: 431g
  • Printed by: MIT Press
  • Published in: Cambridge, Mass., United States

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