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Author Saarinen, Eero, 1910-1961.

Title Eero Saarinen : shaping the future / edited by Eeva-Liisa Pelkonen and Donald Albrecht ; with essays by Donald Albrecht ... [et al.].

Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press ; New York : In association with The Finnish Cultural Institute in New York ; Helsinki : The Museum of Finnish Architecture ; Washington, D.C. : The National Building Museum ; New Haven : Yale University School of Architecture, c2006.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    720.92 Saarinen,E SAA    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    720.92 SAARINEN,E EER    Available
Description xv, 382 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Note Published in conjunction with an exhibition held in the Helsinki kunsthalle and other venues in Europe and the U.S. 2006-2010.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Eeva-Liisa Pelkonen and Donald Albrecht -- Reframing Saarinen: Rethinking Saarinen / Vincent Scully -- The Cranbrook factor / Mark Coir -- The clients and their architect / Donald Albrecht -- Eero and Irwin: praiseworthy competition with one's ancestors / Will Miller -- What is a material? / Reinhold Martin -- The search for (communicative) form / Eeva-Liisa Pelkonen -- Eero Saarinen's theater of form / Sandy Isenstadt -- Project portfolio / edited by Donald Albrecht and Thomas Mellins -- Inventory of buildings and projects -- The gateway arch / Hélène Lipstadt -- The General Motors technical center / Rosamond Fletcher -- The Miller House / Christopher Monkhouse -- The David S. Ingalls hockey rink / Michael Rey -- Furniture / Brian Lutz -- Houses and housing / Alexandra Lange and Sean Khorsandi -- Churches and chapels / Jennifer Komar Olivarez -- Corporate headquarters / Alexandra Lange -- Embassies and chancelleries / Timo Tuomi -- Airports / Susanna Santala -- Campus plans / Alan J. Plattus.
Subject Saarinen, Eero, 1910-1961 -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Pelkonen, Eeva-Liisa.
Albrecht, Donald.
Taidehalli (Helsinki, Finland)
Added Title Shaping the future
ISBN 0300112823 (alk. paper)
9780300112825 (alk. paper)
097248812X (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780300122374 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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