XYZ, The Architecture of Dagmar Richter

By Dagmar Richter

Dagmar Richter is without doubt one of the few architects operating at the present time who search to extensively reinvent city layout. Her paintings explores new ideas to structure and making plans by means of giving voice to parts deemed beside the point or undesirable—traces of a site's background, modern pictures or drawings, and texts or spoken phrases. Richter's paintings on "re-skinning" the town proposes that the act of designing is an act of enhancing, appropriating, and layering. Her paintings, characterised via an absolute depth of technical ability, addresses modern problems with authorship, priority, website, and reminiscence. XYZ: The structure of Dagmar Richter catalogs over 10 years of Dagmar Richter's layout perform. This e-book combines a descriptive, "hyper-linked" textual content association with drawings, types, and laptop renderings of over 15 pageant entries, city layout proposals, and outfitted initiatives.

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