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Heroic :concrete architecture and the new Boston /editors, Mark Pasnik, Michael Kubo, Chris Grimley.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
Heroic (2015)
Originator
Grimley, Chris, editor.
Kubo, Michael, editor.
Pasnik, Mark, editor.
Contents
Words. Becoming heroic / Mark Pasnik, Michael Kubo, and Chris Grimley ; The school of brutalism : from Great Britain to Boston (and beyond) / Joan Ockman ; Building government center : the Boston redevelopment authority, 1960-67 / Lizabeth Cohen ; City of ideas : structure and scale in the Boston general plan / Keith N. Morgan ; Boston granite, heroic concrete : a speaking aristocracy in the face of a listening democracy / Douglass Shand-Tucci -- Voices. Experiential thinking / Peter Chermayeff ; A shared ethos / Henry N. Cobb ; Integral architecture / Araldo Cossutta ; Concrete is patient / N. Michael McKinnell ; The burden of concrete / Tician Papachristou ; Modernism in search of authenticity / Frederick A. "Tad" Stahl ; The anti-hero / Mary Otis Stevens.
Description
335 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 26 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN
1580934242
9781580934244
GUSN
314848
Call Number
Stacks NA735.B7 H47 2015
Descriptive terms
Architecture History.
Brutalism (Architecture)
Buildings, structures, etc.
Concrete construction History 20th century.
Places
Boston (Mass.)
Massachusetts Boston
Massachusetts Boston.

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