Foreword, by Sarah Robinson, "Architecture Makes Culture" Introduction 1. Architecture is the Practice (Making) of Culture 2. Culture Wars 3. A Cultural Model for Design 4. New Models of Perception 5. Aesthetic Perception 6. Feeling-for-Form . . . Feeling-for-Space 7. Atmosphere of Place 8. The Hearth and the Storyteller 9. Ritualization and the Ethos of Design Bibliography Photo Credits Acknowledgments
The potential for the biological sciences to revolutionize the culture of architecture.
Harry Francis Mallgrave is an architect, scholar and editor and distinguished Professor Emeritus of Architecture at the Illinois Institute of Technology, USA. He is the author of over 15 books, the recipient of the Alice Davis Hitchcock Award, and is an Honorable Fellow of the Royal Institute of British Architects.
This book is a seminal source for the currently growing interest in approaching architecture as a mental reality and experience rather than an aestheticized object. -- Juhani Pallasmaa * Architect SAFA, HonFAIA, IntFRIBA, Professor Emeritus, Author *