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Marta rated it it was amazing Jun 03, Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. We need to move away from the funftion of function as utility, she argues, to align it with how function is defined in mathematics, biology or music. Otto Marcellus Rusk rated it it was amazing Oct 18, The book ‘The Function of Form’ explores the production of singular affects through systems that relate form and content.

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Books by Farshid Moussavi. The Function of Form. Book ratings by Goodreads. In The Function of Form, internationally acclaimed architect, Farshid Moussavi, provides a provocative critique of the historically opposing relationship between function and form to reveal the fomr at the heart of modernism. No trivia or quizzes yet. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser.

The Function of Form. To ask other readers questions about The Function of Formplease sign up. Function and form, considered together in architecture, stand in opposition to the dualism which defined our approach to the built environment throughout the twentieth century.

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Ahmet Cam rated it it was amazing Feb 25, We need to move away from the definition of function as utility, she argues, to align it with how function is defined in mathematics, biolog In Joussavi Function of Form, internationally acclaimed architect, Farshid Moussavi, provides a provocative critique of the historically opposing relationship between function and form to reveal the contradiction at the heart of modernism.

This book provides a thought-provoking account of the challenges facing the 21st century built environment, and an enlivened awareness of the wider possibilities of architectural form. Function and form, considered together in architecture, stand in opposition to the dualism which defined our approach to the built environment throughout the twentieth century.

Madhu Kini rated it really liked it Aug 24, Tim Lee rated it it was amazing Oct 18, It had a very good introduction though the book can be very misleading because of the interesting structures.

Extracting their base geometric unit, a wide range of historical projects from the Medieval to the fubction are used as systems to proliferate different forms. Mar 05, Vanzetti rated it liked it.

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Description In The Function of Form, internationally acclaimed architect, Farshid Moussavi, provides a provocative critique of the historically opposing relationship between function and form to reveal the contradiction at the heart of modernism. An interesting and detailed catalog of structures for architects and structural engineers. Amir rated it it was amazing May 25, This book provides a thought-provoking account of the challenges facing the 21st century built environment, and an enlivened awareness of the wider possibilities of architectural form.

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Extracting their base geometric unit, a wide range of historical projects from the Medieval to the present are used as systems to proliferate different forms. Jan 26, Francisco Tapiador rated it fnction it.

The research presented aims to move architectural experiments away from ]mechanistic] notions of systems for re-producing forms, to ]machinic] notions of systems that determine how parts of an architectural problem interrelate and multiply. Hardcoverpages. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. As other people has mentioned, it needs a little bit more of development but the illustrations are well presented.

Farshid MoussaviDaniel Lopez. Looking for beautiful books? There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Overview Description The book ‘The Function of Form’ explores the production of singular affects through systems that relate form and content. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The Best Books of You must have JavaScript enabled in your browser to utilize the functionality of this website. The research presented aims to move architectural experiments away from ‘mechanistic’ notions of systems for re-producing forms, to ‘machinic’ notions of systems that determine how parts of an architectural problem interrelate and multiply.

Graeme rated it really liked it Jul 25, Illustrations note Illustrations some col. Form, on the other hand, should be considered not only in the way buildings are produced, but also how they perform sensorially.