URBAN STUDIES AND THEORY

PUBLISHER
NAI010 PUBLISHERS

BOOK FORMAT
Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / illustrated throughout.

PUBLISHING STATUS
PUB DATE 8/31/2014
Active

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. EXCLUSIVE
CATALOG: SPRING 2013 p. 131   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9789064507427 TRADE
LIST PRICE: $52.50 CDN $65.00

AVAILABILITY
In stock

  

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

L'Architecture Sauvage: Asger Jorn's Critique and Concept of Architecture

Published by nai010 publishers
Text by Ruth Baumeister.

Danish artist Asger Jorn (1914–1973) is internationally renowned for his activities within the CoBrA and the International Situationist groups. Quite apart from his paintings, prints, ceramics and sculptures, Jorn produced a remarkable amount of theoretical work. His ideas are still extremely relevant to contemporary discourse. However, in contrast to his artistic oeuvre, Jorn’s theoretical arguments have received much less attention from scholars of architecture, art history or philosophy. This book for the first time reveals this largely ignored aspect of Jorn’s work. Jorn’s opinions and motivations are subsequently contextualized within the theoretical debate of his time and are linked in the book to examples of built architecture, which influenced and informed his conception of architecture and urbanism. His position regarding the relationship between architecture and art encompasses a harsh critique of modern architecture. By developing the concept of an “Architecture Sauvage,” a notion coined by Guy Debord many years later, Asger Jorn tries to map out a series of perspectives for the way modern architecture can help to create a pleasing and dynamic everyday environment for human beings.

L'Architecture Sauvage: Asger Jorn's Critique and Concept of Architecture

in stock  $52.50


free shipping

UPS GROUND IN THE CONTINENTAL U.S. FOR CONSUMER ONLINE ORDERS

arrow forward

arrow back

print icon


FORTHCOMING AND NEW: ARCHITECTURE

Binational Urbanism

BINATIONAL URBANISM

By Bernd Upmeyer.

VALIZ/TRANCITY

ISBN: 9789492095060 | US $26.50

Pub Date: 7/28/2015
Forthcoming


Weather in the City

WEATHER IN THE CITY

Text by Sanda Lenzholer.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462081987 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 7/28/2015
Forthcoming


Informal Market Worlds: Reader

INFORMAL MARKET WORLDS: READER

Edited by Peter Mörtenböeck, Helge Mooshammer, Teddy Cruz, Fonna Forman.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462081956 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 7/28/2015
Forthcoming


Informal Market Worlds: Atlas

INFORMAL MARKET WORLDS: ATLAS

Edited by Peter Mörtenböeck, Helge Mooshammer.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462081949 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 7/28/2015
Forthcoming


Conflict in the City

CONFLICT IN THE CITY

Edited by Marco Allegra, Enrico Gualini, João Morais Mourato.

JOVIS

ISBN: 9783868593556 | US $37.50

Pub Date: 11/24/2015
Forthcoming


Images of the Body in Architecture

IMAGES OF THE BODY IN ARCHITECTURE

Edited by Kirsten Wagner, Jasper Cepl. Text by Claire Barbillon, Tobias Cheung, Günter Feuerstein, Tanja Jankowiak, Eckhard Leuschner, et al.

WASMUTH

ISBN: 9783803007315 | US $59.95

Pub Date: 7/28/2015
Forthcoming


The Future of the Skyscraper

THE FUTURE OF THE SKYSCRAPER

Edited by Philip Nobel. Text by Bruce Sterling, Tom Vanderbilt, Matthew Yglesias, Diana Lind, Will Self, Emily Badger, Dickson Despommier. Illustrations selected by Michael Govan.

METROPOLIS BOOKS

ISBN: 9781938922787 | US $17.95

Pub Date: 6/23/2015
Forthcoming


Vacancy Studies

VACANCY STUDIES

Edited by Ronald Rietveld, et al.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462081468 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 3/24/2015
Active | In stock


Smart about Cities

SMART ABOUT CITIES

Edited by Maarten Hajer, Ton Dassen. Text by Maarten Hajer.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462081482 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 4/28/2015
Active | In stock


Dutch Dikes

DUTCH DIKES

Text by Eric-Jan Pleijster, Cees van der Veeken.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462081512 | US $80.00

Pub Date: 3/24/2015
Active | Awaiting stock


Double Dutch

DOUBLE DUTCH

By Bernard Hulsman.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462081604 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 3/24/2015
Active | In stock


Copy Paste

COPY PASTE

Text by Winy Maas, Felix Madrazo, Bernard Hulsman.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462081642 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 7/28/2015
Forthcoming


ARTBOOK LOGO
 
 

the artworld's favorite source for books on art and culture

  

CUSTOMER SERVICE
orders@artbook.com
212 627 1999
M-F 9-5 EST

TRADE ACCOUNTS

800 338 2665

CONTACT

JOBS + INTERNSHIPS

NEW YORK
Showroom by Appointment Only
155 Sixth Avenue
New York NY 10013
Tel   212 627 1999

LOS ANGELES
Showroom by Appointment Only
818 S. Broadway, Suite 700
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Tel. 323 969 8985

ARTBOOK LLC
D.A.P. | Distributed Art Publishers, Inc.


All site content Copyright C 2000-2013 by Distributed Art Publishers, Inc. and the respective publishers, authors, artists. For reproduction permissions, contact the copyright holders.

ARTBOOK AMPERSAT

The D.A.P. Catalog
www.artbook.com