Title: The function of form, Author: Actar Publishers, Name: The function of form, Farshid Moussavi, Daniel Lopez, Garrick Ambrose, Ben Fortunato, Ryan. The Function of Form by Farshid Moussavi, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. In The Function of Form, internationally acclaimed architect, Farshid Moussavi, provides a provocative critique of the historically opposing.
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We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Thanks for telling us about the problem. We need to move away from the definition of function as utility, she argues, to align it with how function is defined in mathematics, biolog In The Function of Form, internationally acclaimed architect, Farshid Moussavi, provides a provocative critique of the historically opposing relationship between function and form to reveal the contradiction at the heart of modernism.
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This is an essential graphic manual on structural systems and their capacity fnuction produce a variety of forms. An interesting and detailed catalog of structures for architects and structural engineers. Dec 25, HellofaFella rated it liked it. Overview Description The book ‘The Function of Form’ explores the production of singular affects through systems that relate form and content.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Refresh and try again. The ‘form’ seems to be exclusively roofing construction as well. May 12, Yingying rated it liked it Shelves: Graeme rated it really liked it Jul 25, Mohammed-Abdelfatah rated it it was amazing Nov 27, Newsletter Stay informed and subscribe to our monthly newsletter.
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Rosaphene rated it liked it Nov 15, Function and form, considered together in architecture, stand in opposition to the dualism which defined our approach to the built environment throughout the twentieth century.
Sattva rated it did not like it Feb 24, We need to move away from the definition of function as utility, she argues, to align it with how function is defined in mathematics, biology or music. The book ‘The Function of Form’ explores the production of singular affects through systems that relate form and content.
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To ask other readers questions about The Function of Formplease sign up. Lawrence Kwok rated it really liked it Jan 18, Following the success of The Function of Ornament, this is the ultimate graphic manual on structural farshiid and their capacity to produce a wide variety of forms.
Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Pascal rated it really liked it Apr 22, mokssavi The book ‘The Function of Form’ distinguishes tessellation from modulation as a type of flexible system for producing complex repetition through diverse parts. Return to Book Page. The title is slightly misleading – other than an intro essay on the significance of formal variation in the 20th century, the rest is pretty much just a collection of structural support with Rhino renders.
Form, on the other hand, should be considered not only in the way buildings are produced, but also how they perform sensorially. NAi Booksellers for inspiration and information in the field of architecture, urbanism, landscape and design.
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Actar- Architecture – pages. Farshic rated it it was amazing Mar 17, The research presented aims to move architectural experiments away from ‘mechanistic’ notions of systems for re-producing forms, to ‘machinic’ notions of systems that determine how parts of an architectural problem interrelate and multiply. Amir rated it it was amazing May 25, As other people has mentioned, it needs a little bit more of development but the illustrations are well presented.
I have been using this book to teach myself grasshopper because so many of the moissavi studies lend themselves to parametric modeling. Gargi Madhikar rated it really liked it Mar 16, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The Function of Form: Extracting their base geometric unit, a wide range of historical projects from the Medieval to the present are used as systems to proliferate different forms. Tim Lee rated it it was amazing Oct 18, Check out the funchion books of the year on our page Best Books of Illustrations note Illustrations some col.
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