Abstraction and Authorship: Essay

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An introductory essay for the catalogue of the exhibition entitled Island held at Whitespace, Edinburgh, 10-14 November 2014. The essay reflects on projects by Angela Deuber, Pascal Flammer, Christ & Gantenbein Architects, Neil Gillespie (Reiach & Hall Architects), Johannes Norlander, Rolf Jenni and Tom Weiss (Raumbureau), and Raphael Zuber. It situates their work in the avant-garde tradition of testing formal and conceptual principles through house designs.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationISLAND
Subtitle of host publicationEight houses for the Isle of Harris
EditorsSamuel Penn, Penny Lewis
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
PublisherAE Foundation
ISBN (Print)978-0-9930804-0-1
Publication statusPublished - 8 Nov 2014

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