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Tafuri held the position of chair of architectural history at the University Iuav of Venice. For Tafuri, architectural history does not follow a teleological scheme in which one language succeeds another in linear sequence. No trivia or quizzes yet. Emre Ugur marked it as to-read Nov 29, Be the first to ask a question about Modern Architecture Vol.

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During the manfrddo, Tafuri arcyitecture important essays in Oppositions, the journal directed by Architecthre Eisenman. Princes, Cities, Architects, published insynthesizes the history of architectural ideas and projects through discussions of the great centres of architectural innovation in Italy Florence, Rome, and Venicekey patrons from the middle of the fifteenth century to the early sixteenth century, and crucial figures such as Leon Battista Alberti, Filippo Brunelleschi, Francesco di Giorgio, Lorenzo de’ Medici, Manfredk, Raphael, Baldassare Castiglione and Giulio Romano.

Instead, it is a continuous struggle played out on critical, theoretical and ideological levels as well as through the multiple constraints placed on practice. Although he always had a strong interest in this area of research, in the last decade of his career he undertook a comprehensive reassessment of the theory and practice of Renaissance architecture, exploring its various social, intellectual and cultural contexts, while providing a broad understanding of uses of representation that shaped the entire era.

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In his view, like other cultural domains, but even more so, due to the tension between its autonomous, artistic character manfredl its technical and functional dimensions, architecture is a field defined and constituted by crisis. Gazmend Kryeziu marked it as to-read Jul 17, Corey Fallon marked it tafyri to-read Sep 15, Geoffrey Makstutis added it Jun 18, Julijana Saveska marked it as to-read Feb 24, Casts light on the varied and original paths that modern architects have taken in their search for new forms, documenting with hundreds of photographs and diagrams superb engineering feats in Europe and America.

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