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This is Not Architecture

Media Constructions

Edited by Kester Rattenbury

Routledge – 2002 – 288 pages

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    978-0-415-23180-0
    April 24th 2002
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    978-0-415-23406-1
    May 1st 2002

Description

This is Not Architecture assembles architectural writers of different kinds - historians, theorists, journalists, computer game designers, technologists, film-makers and architects - to discuss the characteristics, cultures, limitations and bias of the different kinds of media, and to build up an argument as to how this complex culture of representations is constructed.

Reviews

'This is a thought-provoking book. Much of the argument is very accessible.' - Building Design

Author Bio

Kester Rattenbury is an architectural writer and teacher. She trained as an architect before doing a PhD on the coverage of architecture in the UK national press, and then going on to work as an architectural journalist. She now works as a freelance architectural writer and reviewer, and teaches a design to architectural students. She lives and works in London.

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Description: Edited by Kester Rattenbury. This is Not Architecture assembles architectural writers of different kinds - historians, theorists, journalists, computer game designers, technologists, film-makers and architects - to discuss the characteristics, cultures, limitations and bias of the...
Categories: Theory of Architecture, Architectural History