Gsd 4206: Postmodernism Buildings Texts and Contexts Module 6 Fall 2006, Mondays and Wednesdays 11: 30-1: 00 Piper Auditorium, Gund Hall Instructor: Michael Hays Teaching Fellows: Stella Boeva, Aliki Economides




Yüklə 7.95 Kb.
tarix25.04.2016
ölçüsü7.95 Kb.
GSD 4206: Postmodernism

Buildings Texts and Contexts Module 6

Fall 2006, Mondays and Wednesdays 11:30-1:00 Piper Auditorium, Gund Hall

Instructor: Michael Hays

Teaching Fellows: Stella Boeva, Aliki Economides

This course treats selected cases of architecture and architectural discourse from 1966 to the present and includes such topics as representation, realism, and event-structure in the production of the neo- and post-avant-gardes.


Basis of grade:

20% Participation in weekly discussion sections

40% Preparation of weekly response papers

40% Final assignment



SCHEDULE OF TOPICS AND READINGS

All readings are required and should be finished prior to the class for which they are assigned. “*” indicates the article is republished in Hays, Architecture Theory since 1968; “” indicates the article is republished in Hays, Oppositions Reader.


Week 1: Introduction: Modernism, Postmodernism, and the Neo-Avant-Garde

Wednesday 1 November
No Class

6-8 November
Week 2: Robert Venturi: Vanna Venturi House, 1962-1964

13-15 November

  • *Denise Scott Brown, “Learning from Pop,” Casabella 359-360 (1971)

  • Alan Colquhoun, “Sign and Substance: Reflections on Complexity, Las Vegas, and Oberlin,” Oppositions 14 ((1978)


Week 3: Aldo Rossi: Modena Cemetery, 1971-1984

20-22 November

  • Rafael Moneo, “Aldo Rossi: The Idea of Architecture and the Modena Cemetery,” Oppositions 5 (Summer, 1976)

  • Aldo Rossi, Architecture of the City (1966; trans. 1982), pp. 29-41


Week 4: Peter Eisenman: Canarregio, 1978

27-29 November

  • *Peter Eisenman, “Postfunctionalism,” Oppositions 6 (1976)

  • *Peter Eisenman, “The End of the Classical: The End of the Beginning, the End of the End,” Perspecta 21 (1984)


Week 5: Critics of the Neo-Avant-Garde

4-6 December

*Manfredo Tafuri, “L’Architecture dans la Boudoir,” Oppositions 3 (1974)

*Colin Rowe, “Introduction,” Five Architects (1972)

Vincent Scully, “Where Is Modern Architecture Going?” Global Architecture Document 1 (1980)



K. Michael Hays, “The Oppositions of Autonomy and History,” Introduction to Oppositions Reader (1998)
Week 6: Rem Koolhaas: La Bibliothèque de France, 1989

11-13 December:

  • *Rem Koolhaas, “’Life in the Metropolis’ or ‘The Culture of Congestion’,” Architectural Design 47 no. 5 (1977)


Verilənlər bazası müəlliflik hüququ ilə müdafiə olunur ©azrefs.org 2016
rəhbərliyinə müraciət

    Ana səhifə