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Louis I. Kahn Houses, 1940-1974 =

Yutaka SaitЕЌ

Louis I. Kahn Houses, 1940-1974 =

Ruisu Kān no zen jūtaku 1940-1974

by Yutaka SaitЕЌ

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Published by TOTO Shuppan in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kahn, Louis I., -- 1901-1974,
  • Architecture, Domestic,
  • Architecture, Modern -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRuisu Kān no zen jūtaku 1940-1974
    StatementYutaka Saito.
    ContributionsKahn, Louis I., 1901-1974.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination313, [2] p. :
    Number of Pages313
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22590032M
    ISBN 104887062281

    More than half of this book is devoted to a detailed description of the nine built houses, all extant, all but one lived in (the Esherick House is currently empty and for sale). The three oldest houses, which all demonstrate considerable architectural ambition, predate and undermine the idea that Kahn discovered his true architectural self. Looking for books by Louis I. Kahn? See all books authored by Louis I. Kahn, including Louis I. Kahn: Building Art and Building Science, and Louis Kahn: Conversations with Students (Architecture at Rice), and more on

      Editorial Reviews "The Houses of Louis Kahn provides an architectural bridge between the personal and the professional stories, focusing on the nine houses Kahn completed, and designs for two dozen story told by the authors, George H. Marcus and William Whitaker, is one of warm client relations, attention to the smallest domestic detail and a philosophical search for Brand: Yale University Press.   Buy The Houses of Louis Kahn 1 by Marcus, George, Whitaker, William (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(15).

    : Louis I. Kahn: Houses () by Yutaka Saito and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(9). Author: 齋藤裕, author, photographer. by Yutaka Saito = ルイスカーンの全住宅, / 齋藤裕.; Yutaka Saitō; Louis I Kahn Publisher: TOTO 出版, Tokyo, Japan: TOTO Publishing (TOTO Ltd.), [] © Edition/Format: Print book: Biography: English: ShohanView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.


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From the Publisher. Louis I. Kahn (–74) was one of the foremost architects in America during the twentieth century.

His notable buildings include the Yale Study Center; the Salk Institute in Pasadena, California; and the Exeter Library in Exeter, New Hampshire. Residential facilities that Kahn designed following his notion of 'wrapping ruins around buildings,' and a meeting house for the exchange between scientists and cultural leaders, remained unbuilt.

Kimbell Art Museum Fort Worth, Texas Louis Kahn at the auditorium of the Kimbell Art Museum, Kimbell Art Museum, photo: Bob Wharton. Louis Isadore Kahn (born Itze-Leib Schmuilowsky) (Febru or Ma ) was an American architect,[1] based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. After working in various capacities for several firms in Philadelphia, he founded his own atelier in /5.

Graceful detail, simple materials, abstract forms, monumentality; common elements to Kahn's architecture known for his large scale buildings throughout North America, India and Bangladesh.

But less known, are his house designs. In total 20 private house plans (not including renovations) were designed by Kahn/5(9). Louis Isadore Kahn (born Itze-Leib Schmuilowsky; March 5 [O.S. February 20] – Ma ) was an American architect, based in working in various capacities for several firms in Philadelphia, he founded his own atelier in While continuing his private practice, he served as a design critic and professor of architecture at Yale School of Architecture from Awards: AIA Gold Medal, RIBA Gold Medal.

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Louis Kahn (–), one of the most important architects of the postwar period, is widely admired for his great monumental works, including the Kimbell Art Museum, the Salk Institute, and the National Assembly Complex in Bangladesh. However, the importance of his houses has been largely overlooked.

* Louis I. Kahn's 12 most recognized houses are included in this issue, from his first the Oser House into the last built work in his lifetime the Korman House in * Each project has been newly photographed and illustrates the current state of the homes* This edition is notable for the number of rare interior views that show furnishings and layout inside the residences.

This beautifully illustrated book looks at the legendary architect Louis Kahn's designs for houses throughout his career. It examines twenty houses in detail, pointing out the elements that remain unchanged throughout, such as the use of wood and stone. Designing the residence for a book lover, Kahn's open floor plan allows natural light to penetrate every corner through the floor-to-ceiling windows.

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