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The invention of the skeleton frame encouraged designers to reexamine the potential nature of the exterior wall. Freed from structural functions, the walls need only operate as a building’s "...
07. "Architectural Aluminum Report: Aluminum in Curtain Wall Systems." The Aluminum Association; New York, NY; 1958.
Like many other early-20th century artistic movements, the Amsterdam School was greatly influenced by Asian cultures. The very binding of the magazine demonstrates this influence, as they are all in...
05. Imperial Hotel, Tokyo, Japan. Color photomechanical prints.
Like many other early-20th century artistic movements, the Amsterdam School was greatly influenced by Asian cultures. The very binding of the magazine demonstrates this influence, as they are all in...
04. <em>Wendingen</em> vol. 7 no. 8, 1926, Frank Lloyd Wright, Special Issue 6.
One-piece, built-in range and oven featuring innovations such as a remote control panel and removable oven door.
06. "Mark 27." General Electric; Schenectady, NY; c.1960.
The technical advances necessary to allow for the development of the skyscraper were many, including skeleton construction, fireproofing for columns and beams, and improvements in foundations. But...
10. "Dumb Waiters and Elevators." The Storm Manufacturing Company; Newark, NJ; 1903.
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