With these declarative words, Finnish architect, educator and critic Juhani Pallasmaa resounds the call of his volume, Encounters. syyskuu Encounters 1 considers “the task of architecture”. “Architecture frames human existential experience and provides a horizon of understanding. Extraordinary collection of essays by Juhani Pallasmaa. Encounters 1 & 2 cover Pallasmaa’s prolific international career in architecture theory.

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Sincehe has served on the jury for the Pritzker Prize for Architecture.

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Architectural Essays by Juhani Pallasmaa. Several essays, previously given as lectures, are published here for the first time. juhaji

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Encounters 1 considers “the task of architecture”

Gardens Point Campus Library. The essays included in Encounters range from considerations of identity and intention to technology and nature, from standardized systems of construction to phenomenological approaches to architecture. Encounters binds together a highly selective collection of essays, lectures, and articles in an edited, thematically comprehensive format. Bjorn marked it as to-read Oct 11, Login to add to list.

With references to anthropology, psychology, sociology and philosophy alongside images drawn from literature, theatre, music and the visual arts, Pallasmaa delineates an architectural landscape of active, deep, humanistic encounrers engagement.

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Architecture also implies the significant allocation of collective resources—this is a serious responsibility. Anastasia marked it as to-read Mar 10, Mmm-art marked it as to-read Oct 31, Tags What are tags? Ola Loobeensky marked it as to-read Feb 23, Stefan Jakovljevic is currently reading it Mar 17, Open to the public Book; Illustrated English Show 0 more libraries The recipient of the UIA Jean Tschumi Gold Medal for Architectural Criticism and an Academician of the International Academy of Architecture, Pallasmaa has written and lectured juhanni across the world for over 40 years on architecture, the visual arts, environmental phenomenology, and cultural philosophy.


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