The Sphere and the Labyrinth

The Sphere and the Labyrinth

Avant-Gardes and Architecture from Piranesi to the 1970s

Translated by Pellegrino d'Acierno and Robert Connolly

By Manfredo Tafuri

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Summary

Tafuri probes the lines between reality and ideology, the gap that avant-garde ideology places between its own demands and its translation into techniques, the ways in which the avant-garde reaches compromises with the world, and the conditions that permit its existence.

Hardcover

Out of Print ISBN: 9780262200615 391 pp. | 7 in x 10 in

Paperback

Out of Print ISBN: 9780262700399 391 pp. | 7 in x 10 in

Contributors

Pellegrino d'Acierno and Robert Connolly.