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Author Lavin, Sylvia.

Title Kissing architecture [electronic resource] / Sylvia Lavin.

Imprint Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2011.

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Description 1 online resource (122 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color).
Series Point
Point (Princeton, N.J.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 115-120).
Summary Kissing Architecture explores the mutual attraction between architecture and other forms of contemporary art. In this fresh, insightful, and beautifully illustrated book, renowned architectural critic and scholar Sylvia Lavin develops the concept of "kissing" to describe the growing intimacy between architecture and new types of art--particularly multimedia installations that take place in and on the surfaces of buildings--and to capture the sensual charge that is being designed and built into architectural surfaces and interior spaces today. Initiating readers into the guilty pleasures of ...
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Art and architecture -- History -- 21st century.
Chronological Term 2000 - 2099
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Lavin, Sylvia. Kissing architecture. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2011 9780691149233 (DLC) 2010028286 (OCoLC)647220216
ISBN 9781400838387 (electronic bk.)
140083838X (electronic bk.)
9780691149233 (pbk. ; acid-free paper)
0691149232 (pbk. acid-free paper)
Standard No. 9786613051783