Download e-book for kindle: Nordic Modernism: Scandinavian Architecture 1890-2017 by William C Miller

By William C Miller

Modernism was once instrumental within the improvement of 20th and twenty-first century Scandinavian structure, for it captured a revolutionary, urbane personality that was once inextricably linked to, and embraced the social programmes of the Nordic welfare states. famous the world over for its sensitivity and responsiveness to put and locale, and its considerate use of fabrics and subtle detailing, Nordic structure maintains to adapt and discover its modernist roots. This new publication covers the romantic and classical architectural foundations of Nordic modernism; the advance of Nordic Functionalism; the maturing and enlargement of Nordic sleek structure within the post-war interval; overseas impacts on Scandinavian modernism on the finish of the 20 th century and eventually, the worldwide and native currents present in modern Nordic structure. beautifully illustrated with a hundred color images.

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