Novia added it Nov 19, Diagram Diaries offers readers a succinct, totally up-to-date exposition of Peter Eisenman’s design philosophy and a meticulously illustrated presentation of this architect’s groundbreaking contributions to twentieth-century American design. Eisenman’s own essays and illustrations explain his diagram-based approach to design, whereby sites and structures can be manipulated in diagram form. Want to Read saving…. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Christian Perez rated it it was ok Jul 17, This volume is more than a straightforward survey of the architect’s work, however; it is by its very nature an engaging exploration of the process of design.

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Diagram Diaries

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Victoria marked it as to-read Nov 27, Diagram Diaries Universe Architecture Series. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Through Eisenman’s own essays and through extensive illustration, readers come to understand Eisenman’s diagram-based approach to design whereby sites and structures can be manipulated in diagram form.

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It has been said that Peter Eisenman considers architecture a form of shock therapy; whatever his intent, Peter Eisenman has indeed created one of the most controversial bodies of work of any contemporary American architect.

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Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Cyd marked it as to-read Sep 10, Another marked it as to-read Aug 30, Essays and detailed descriptions are built along a central axis tracing Eisenman’s career. Account Options Sign in. Refresh and try again. Diagram Diaries by Peter Eisenman.

One person found this helpful. Want to Read saving…. This is a must have for any architecture book collection. Marylynn Antaki rated it really liked it Feb 13, Lisa rated it it was amazing Sep 24, Description It has been said peter eisenman diagram diaries Peter Eisenman considers architecture a form of shock therapy: