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Titel: The Complete Architecture of Adler & ...
Verlag: Richard Nickel Committee
Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: "The [Richard Nickel] committee has identified and analyzed about 250 buildings for The Complete Architecture of Adler & Sullivan ,which the committee has published in conjunction with the University of Chicago Press. With text by Nickel and three other scholars (and more than 800 photos), the book explains how the architects built a reputation in the 1880s for draping tendril ornament on masonry office towers."Eva Kahn, New York Times. Buchnummer des Verkäufers ABE_book_new_0966027329
Louis Sullivan (1856?1924) was a giant of architecture, the father of architectural modernism, and one of the earliest builders of the skyscraper. Along with Dankmar Adler (1844?1900) he designed many of the buildings that defined nineteenth-century architecture not only in Chicago but in cities across America?and continue to be admired today. Among their iconic designs are the former Chicago Stock Exchange, Chicago?s Auditorium Building and Carson Pirie Scott flagship store, the Wainwright Building in St. Louis, and the Guaranty Building in Buffalo. This first-of-its-kind catalogue raisonné of the work of Adler and Sullivan?both as a team and individual architects?is a lavish celebration of the designs of these two seminal architects who paved the way for the modern skylines that continue to inspire city dwellers today.
Über den Autor:
Richard Nickel (1928?72), attended the Institute of Design, where he studied with the photographers Harry Callahan and Aaron Siskind. His master?s thesis was a continuation of the Sullivan project conceived by Siskind. Aaron Siskind (1903?91) taught photography at the Institute of Design at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago and later at the Rhode Island School of Design. John Vinci is currently principal of Vinci/Hamp architects. Ward Miller is the executive director of the Richard Nickel Committee.
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