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Finding Form : Towards an Architecture of the Minimal
About Frei Otto Frei Otto is one of the 20th-century’s most important architectural visionaries. Good architecture seems to be more important than beautiful architecture. He is a technician, artist and philosopher in one, and his central concern is for a new and all-embracing link with nature in building. Although at a first glance his buildings like the German Pavilion for the World Fair in Montreal, designed with Rolf Gutbrod, the roofs for the Olympic buildings in Munich designed by Gunter Behnisch or the project developed with Christoph Ingenhoven for a new main station in Stuttgart seem to be in the tradition only of the great constructors of this century like Felix Candela or Pier Luigi Nervi, his work goes way beyond mere construction.
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Frei Otto chose his pupil Bodo Rasch, who had realized Otto’s theories particularly in other cultures. Home Contact Us Bovo Free delivery worldwide.
Tomorrow’s architecture will again be minimal architecture, an architecture of the self-education and self-optimization processes suggested by human beings. Only buildings that are at the same time ethically good and aesthetically beautiful are worth preserving. AA Bookshop Specialist bookshop for books, periodicals and dvds on contemporary architecture, urbanism, culture and related subjects. We have too many buildings that have become useless and yet we still need new buildings, from pole to pole, in the …mehr.
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Towards an Architecture of the Minimal. Otto himself had been told earlier that he had won fri prize by the executive director of the Pritzker Prize, Martha Thorne. You are commenting using your Twitter account. We have too many buildings that have become useless and yet we still need new buildings, bdoo pole to pole, in the cold and in the heat. You are commenting using your WordPress. Product details Format Hardback corm Dimensions x x A new understanding of nature is forming under one aspect of high performance form also called ‘classical form’which unites aesthetic and ethical viewpoints.
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Fellbach, 5th re-print 25x Good architecture seems to be more important than beautiful architecture. Man’s present areas of settlement are the new ecological system in which technology is indispensable, even in hot and cold areas. Prize winning is not the goal of my life. Only buildings that are at the same time ethically good and aesthetically beautiful are worth preserving.
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He was reported to have said: Fidning the Bavarian branch of the Deutscher Werkbund awarded its first prize to Frei Otto, undoubtedly the most successful and many-sided protagonist of modern light construction, and with it a request to nominate a meritorious person to whom the prize forj be passed on, and to design a joint exhibition with that person. It also leads to a new mobility and changeability.
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