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Vertical cities

Vertical cities

documenting Hong Kong and Vancouver : an exhibition of photographs, July 21 to August 22, 1999

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Published by Charles H. Scott Gallery, Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design in Vancouver, B.C., Canada .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hong Kong (China),
  • Vancouver (B.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Breukelman, Jim -- Exhibitions,
    • Photography, Artistic -- Exhibitions,
    • Hong Kong (China) -- Pictorial works -- Exhibitions,
    • Vancouver (B.C.) -- Pictorial works -- Exhibitions

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJim Breukelman ... [et al.].
      GenreExhibitions., Pictorial works
      ContributionsBreukelman, Jim., Charles H. Scott Gallery.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTR646.C22 V369 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination56 p. :
      Number of Pages56
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3988905M
      ISBN 100921356161
      LC Control Number2001320723
      OCLC/WorldCa46918444

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      This book introduces this tool by looking at the phenomenon of Vertical Allocations; specifically we examine how municipalities in Israel appropriate floorspace in newly built multi-purpose. at the chicago architecture biennial, 17 scaled models — each standing at a height of 16 feet (5 meters) — have been erected inside the chicago cultural .

        Overview. marcus evans takes great pride in organising our flagship event, the 7th Annual Vertical Cities large scale event from 7 th – 9 th March in Bangkok. This conference which is a must-attend gathering, provides a perfect platform to discover opportunities and overcome challenges in developing vertically integrated supertall buildings, focusing on . In Vertical Europe, Andrea Glauser looks at new architectural trends in London, Paris, and Vienna, as well as the promises, desires, and fears associated with them in the minds of these cities’ residents. Her book is the first full-length sociological examination of the recent skyward growth in urban Europe, bringing together debates on high.


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