Item description for Europan 8: Europena Urbanity and Strategic Projects (Dutch Edition) by Hans Ibelings...
Europan is a biennial competition for architects and architecture students under the age of 40 that looks for innovative housing designs for real, specific sites across Europe. Guidelines encourage participants to address social and economic changes occurring around their sites, and, for this eighth Europan, thats 74 properties across the continent. This years theme of "European Urbanity and Strategic Projects" drew, for the six sites in the Netherlands alone, nearly 160 designs. Europan 8 offers a complete overview of the winning plans for the Dutch sites, including models, plans, sketches and interviews with the designers. The project section is complemented by descriptions of the six sites, an essay about the central theme, and a critique of the entries from a European perspective. An additional CD-ROM contains all other entries along with the prizewinning designs.
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Studio: NAi Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.9" Width: 9.3" Height: 0.5" Weight: 1.65 lbs.
Release Date Sep 15, 2006
Publisher NAi Publishers
ISBN 9056624997 ISBN13 9789056624996
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More About Hans Ibelings
Hans Ibelings is an art historian, an architecture critic, and the author of numerous works, including Supermodernism: Architecture in the Age of Globalization (1998, 2003). He is also the editor of the international architecture magazine A10 new European architecture.
Philipp Meuser is a Dipl-Ing. Architekt BDA and the author of various works, including Moderne Architektur in Kasachstan, Kirgistan und Usbekistan. He runs an architecture firm in Berlin with Natascha Meuser.
Harald Bodenschatz is professor of the sociology of planning and architecture at the Technische UniversitAt in Berlin and the author of various works, including Stadterneuerung im Umbruch a" Barcelona, Bologna, Frankfurt am Main, Glasgow, Hamburg, KAln, Kopenhagen, Leipzig, MA1/4nchen, NA1/4rnberg, Paris, Rostock, Rotterdam, Wien und Berlin (1994) and Renaissance der Mitte. Zentrumsumbau in London und Berlin (2005).
Rob Krier and Christoph Kohl pursue an approach to town planning oriented around traditional architecture.