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A Question of Qualities - a book by Kipnis, Jeffrey

A Question of Qualities

Essays in Architecture

A Question of Qualities( )
Author: Kipnis, Jeffrey
Editor: Maymind, Alexander
Series title:Writing Architecture Ser.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:MIT Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $27.95
Book Description:

Jeffrey Kipnis's writing, thinking, and teaching casts architecture as both an intellectual discourse and a lived, affective experience. His essays on contemporary architects are less about making critical judgments than about explication, exegesis, and provocation. In these eleven essays, written between 1990 and 2008, he considers projects, concepts, and buildings by some of the most recognized architects working today, with special attention to the productions of affect. He...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Architecture / History / General
Architecture / History / Contemporary (1945-)
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.343 x 7.917 x 0.792 Inches
Book Weight:1.25 Pounds
Author Biography
Kipnis, Jeffrey (Author)
Jeffrey Kipnis is associate professor of architecture at Ohio State University. He was formerly the director of the graduate design program at the Architectural Association in London.


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