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Krohn, Carsten

Mies van der Rohe – The Built Work

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    69,95 € / $98.00 / £63.50*

    Hardcover
    Publication Date:
    June 2014
    ISBN
    978-3-0346-0740-7
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    Overview

    • Sound analysis of Mies’ buildings by a proven expert of his work
    • All the ground plans of the buildings redrawn in their built state by the author

    Aims and Scope

    This essential and comprehensive Mies monograph focuses in its analysis on Mies’ design intentions: it reconstructs the buildings in their orginal state, examines them from the present day persepctive and rediscovers the inspiring architecture of a great modern master. The book presents eighty of Mies’ works in chronological order. Approximately thirty of these works are analyzed in detail in three parts. In the first part, the construction is documented in its built state; for this all the ground plans were redrawn by the author. The second part outlines the changes to the buildings and the third part develops the results of this investigation with regard to their relevance to the contemporaryview of Mies’ work.

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    Details

    33 x 24 cm
    Approx. 240 pages
    BIRKHÄUSER
    Language:
    English
    Type of Publication:
    Specialist Text

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    Dr. Carsten Krohn is the author of numerous architecture and art history specialist publications

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