Stretto House (One House)

Stretto House (One House)❮KINDLE❯ ❅ Stretto House (One House) Author Steven Holl – Tbjewellers.co.uk The Stretto House, built near Dallas, Texas, in , exemplifies the poetic nature of his architecture, as well as his method of following an initial concept to its fullest realization The need for prote The Stretto House, built near Dallas, Texas, in , exemplifies the poetic nature of his architecture, as well as his method of following an initial concept to its fullest realization The need for protection from the scorching Texas sun led the architect to explore the ideas of shadow and overlap; the bold overlapping stretto between heavy percussion and light strings in Bela Bartok's Music for Strings, Percussion, and Celeste proved fertile for the form and construction of the residence Like Bartok's score, the house has four sections, each consisting of heavy concreteblock spatial dams with light metalroofed aqueous space flowing between Orthogonal floors pull one space through to the next, while curvilinear roofs stretch space over the walls Essential to the sequential balance are rich details and carefully selected materials, including glass slumped or cast in fluid shapes and liquid terrazzo.

Steven Holl born December , is an American architect and watercolorist, perhaps best known for the Simmons Hall at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the celebrated Bloch Building addition to the Nelson Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Missouri,[] and the praised Linked Hybrid mixed use complex in Beijing, ChinaHoll graduated from the University of Washington and pursued.

Stretto House eBook ´ Paperback
    Stretto House eBook ´ Paperback for protection from the scorching Texas sun led the architect to explore the ideas of shadow and overlap; the bold overlapping stretto between heavy percussion and light strings in Bela Bartok's Music for Strings, Percussion, and Celeste proved fertile for the form and construction of the residence Like Bartok's score, the house has four sections, each consisting of heavy concreteblock spatial dams with light metalroofed aqueous space flowing between Orthogonal floors pull one space through to the next, while curvilinear roofs stretch space over the walls Essential to the sequential balance are rich details and carefully selected materials, including glass slumped or cast in fluid shapes and liquid terrazzo."/>
  • Paperback
  • 80 pages
  • Stretto House (One House)
  • Steven Holl
  • English
  • 13 January 2019
  • 9781885254290

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