Abalos + Sentkiewicz: Essays On Thermodynamics, Architecture and Beauty

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A compendium of essays and projects, that creates a projective document able to set up new scenarios for the architecture of the next decade. This is a book that unfolds arguments and designs around the concept of 'thermodynamic beauty'. This new aesthetic category opens up new and unexpected directions to the architect's work, connecting architecture and thermodynamics without giving up the tectonic tradition. The compendium is developed through the concepts of Somatisms, Verticalism, Thermodynamic Materialism, Monsters Assemblage, and, summarising design strategies and opening new territories at the scales of building, public space and landscape.
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A compendium of essays and projects, that creates a projective document able to set up new scenarios for the architecture of the next decade. This is a book that unfolds arguments and designs around the concept of 'thermodynamic beauty'. This new aesthetic category opens up new and unexpected directions to the architect's work, connecting architecture and thermodynamics without giving up the tectonic tradition. The compendium is developed through the concepts of Somatisms, Verticalism, Thermodynamic Materialism, Monsters Assemblage, and, summarising design strategies and opening new territories at the scales of building, public space and landscape.
  • Author
    Inaki Abalos, Renata Sentkiewicz
  • Publisher
    Actar
  • Release
    July 2016
  • Binding
    hb
  • Format
    320 pages. full colour. 23.5 x 16.5 cm
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    available
  • Date added
    July 2016