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Anthony Vidler interprets contemporary buildings and projects in light of the resurgent interest in the uncanny as a metaphor for a fundamentally “unhomely” modern condition. Dec 18, Natale Cozzolongo rated it really liked it Shelves: Hazirah Hamzah rated it really liked it May 20, Luca rated it liked it Feb 01, But, when you talk about the uncanny, I suppose you end up with Freud, and when you end up with Freud, it’s gonna uncanng all psychological. Mohammad Munib rated it really liked it Jan 14, The essays are at once historical–serving to situate contemporary discourse in its own intellectual tradition architrctural theoretical–opening up the complex and difficult relationships between politics, social thought, and architectural design in an era when the reality of homelessness and the idealism of the neo-avant-garde have never seemed so uncanhy apart.
His most recent book is Claude-Nicolas Ledoux: Forget the first section the final two parts are well done: Toby rated it really liked it Jul 25, Architeftural, perceptive and argued with vigor. Jan 18, Roberta rated it did not like it Shelves: Anthony Vidler is a conceptual conjurer of formidable skill. The Architectural Uncanny presents an engaging and original series of meditations on issues and figures that are at the heart of the most pressing debates surrounding architecture today.
The Architectural Uncanny: Essays in the Modern Unhomely
Kirsten rated it liked it Jun 02, My library Help Advanced Book Search. Anthony Vidler is William R. Hoffmann Eisenman eyes facade face fear fragment Freud Georges Bataille grid haunted Hegel heimlich Hejduk’s Hoffmann Homes for Cyborgs human implied interior interpretation irony Jacques Lacan Krespel Lacan Le Corbusier literal meaning memory metaphor mirror mirror stage modern modernist monuments museum myth nature Nodier nostalgia Notes to Pages notion objects once Paris Pater Piranesi play political Pompeii postmodern present psychological Renaissance representation repression romantic Schinkel seems sense Shifting Ground Sigfried Archietctural social spatial speak Stirling’s story strange structure sublime surrealist symbolic tion traces traditional transformed translated transparency Tschumi uncanny unheimlich Unhomely Houses urban vision walls Walter Benjamin Wiel Arets.
Arcitectural to Read saving…. Jan 13, Shaun rated it it was amazing. Mordaunt Crook, “New York Times Book Review” The Architectural Uncanny presents an engaging and original series of meditations on issues architectura figures that are at the heart of the most pressing debates surrounding architecture today.
The Architectural Uncanny: Essays in the Modern Unhomely by Anthony Vidler
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Geoffrey Makstutis rated it it was amazing Jun 17, MIT Press- Architecture – pages. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. It’s about feeling scared by buildings.
The main theme is the psychology of a place, or house- and reminded me of the book Landscapes of Fear by Yi Fu Tuan.
Tom M rated it it was ok Aug 18, Professor of Architecture at Princeton University. The Architectural Uncanny presents an engaging and original series of jncanny on issues and figures that are at the heart Sep 16, Leonardo marked it as to-keep-ref Shelves: Hedwig Van wuijkhuijse rated it liked it Feb 25, This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
There was a lot of philosophy and literature and a little psychology but I was hard pressed to find any architecture. No trivia or quizzes yet.
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