Architecture and Computers: Action and Reaction in the Digital Design Revolution

By: Steele, James

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NEW - Computers have revolutionized architecture, raising philosophical issues that are forcing a paradigm shift in the profession. Computer-aided design programs are increasing being viewed as a mixed blessing that must be carefully accommodated in order for architects to retain creative identity. A fascinating introduction explores the theory behind cyberspace and traces the effects that the worship of technology has had on society. This is followed by 5 chapters exploring different aspects of the computer in architecture. The book features prominent projects by Gehry, Morphosis, Nicholas Grimshaw & Partners, Foster and Partners, Hamzah and Yeang, Coop Himmelbau, NBBJ and others. The photography is of the highest quality. Includes 230 illustrations. Oversized, extra postage required. ; 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Title: Architecture and Computers: Action and Reaction in the Digital Design Revolution

Author: Steele, James

Categories: Modern Design,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Watson-Guptill Pubns: 2002

ISBN: 0823003248

ISBN 13: 9780823003242

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New in New dust jacket

Seller ID: 002256

Keywords: Architectural Design Computer Aided Architecture 31,