Marcel Duchamp and the Architecture of Desire (häftad)
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Format
Häftad (Paperback / softback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
350
Utgivningsdatum
2013-12-24
Upplaga
New ed
Förlag
Ashgate Publishing Limited
Medarbetare
Cruz, Professor Teddy (series ed.)/Fraser, Professor Murray (series ed.)/Hill, Professor Jonathan (series ed.)/Rendell, Professor Jane (series ed.)/Cruz, Professor Teddy (series ed.)/Fraser, Professor Murray (series ed.)/Hill, Professor Jonathan (series ed.)/Rendell, Professor Jane (series ed.)/Cruz
Illustrationer
Includes 46 colour and 225 b&w illustrations
Dimensioner
215 x 234 x 25 mm
Vikt
1088 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9781409443452
Marcel Duchamp and the Architecture of Desire (häftad)

Marcel Duchamp and the Architecture of Desire

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While much has been written on Marcel Duchamp - one of the twentieth century's most beguiling artists - the subject of his flirtation with architecture seems to have been largely overlooked. Yet, in the carefully arranged plans and sections organising the blueprint of desire in the Large Glass, his numerous pieces replicating architectural fragments, and his involvement in designing exhibitions, Duchamp's fascination with architectural design is clearly evident. As his unconventional architectural influences - Niceron, Lequeu and Kiesler - and diverse legacy - Tschumi, OMA, Webb, Diller + Scofidio and Nicholson - indicate, Duchamp was not as much interested in 'built' architecture as he was in the architecture of desire, re-constructing the imagination through drawing and testing the boundaries between reality and its aesthetic and philosophical possibilities. Marcel Duchamp and the Architecture of Desire examines the link between architectural thinking and Duchamp's work. By employing design, drawing and making - the tools of the architect - Haralambidou performs an architectural analysis of Duchamp's final enigmatic work Given: 1. The Waterfall, 2. The Illuminating Gas... demonstrating an innovative research methodology able to grasp meaning beyond textual analysis. This novel reading of his ideas and methods adds to, but also challenges, other art-historical interpretations. Through three main themes - allegory, visuality and desire - the book defines and theorises an alternative drawing practice positioned between art and architecture that predates and includes Duchamp.
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'Recently in many architectural schools efforts intensified to further develop architectural research. Exciting new avenues are being explored, relying upon the design skills of architects and urban designers, combining them with intellectual rigor and in-depth thinking, in order to imagine new spatialities and to unfold hitherto unknown spatial experiences. This series highlights the innovative results of these explorations, opening up a new world of path-breaking research.' Hilde Heynen, University of Leuven, Belgium 'Recommended.' Choice

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Penelope Haralambidou is Doctoral Programmes Coordinator at the Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL, where she also teaches design Unit 24.

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Contents: Introduction; Allegory: The Fall; The Blossoming of Perspective: An Architectural Analysis of Given; Visuality: The Act of Looking; Desire: Female Nude Drawing; Defrocked Cartesians: Duchamp's Influences and Legacy; Bibliography; Index.