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Title Lincoln Center inside out : an architectural account / a book project by Diller Scofidio + Renfro ; featuring an architectural work by Diller Scofidio + Renfro ; in collaboration with FXFOWLE and Beyer Blinder Belle ; with photographs by Iwan Baan and Matthew Monteith and others.
Corp Author Diller Scofidio + Renfro.
Publication Bologna, Italy : Damiani, 2012.
Copyright date ©2012
Edition First edition.
Description 311 pages (some folded) : chiefly illustrations (chiefly color), color plans ; 33 cm
Call # 725.8042 D
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 307).
Contents Oral histories -- Lincoln Center -- Conversations -- Headlines -- Reimagine -- Identity -- Columbus Avenue entrance -- Front door -- Canopy -- Fountain -- North plaza -- Ensemble -- Hypar -- Lawn -- Street of the arts -- Digital billboard -- Bridge -- Juilliard School -- Envelope -- Entry stair -- Dance, jazz, theater, orchestra, manuscript -- Curtain -- Alice Tully Hall -- Transparency -- Intimacy -- Blush -- Veneer -- Pointless -- School of American Ballet -- Box office -- Fashion week -- Atrium/Film Center [other projects] -- Taking stock.
Summary The redesign of Lincoln Center is one of the most challenging and innovative civic projects in recent urban history. Over the past eight years Diller Scofi dio + Renfro, in close collaboration with Lincoln Center's leadership, has transformed the fi fty year old Modernist citadel into a porous and democratic campus. This visuallyrich document is the fi rst comprehensive book to feature the extensive redevelopment in its entirety. Inside-Out: rethinking LINCOLN CENTER (working title) details DS+R's unique interpretation of the Modernist project after several generations of social and political change. Through a combination of photographs, drawings, renderings, archival records and texts, the book describes the innovative strategies that have dissolved the public/private divide and effectively turned the campus inside-out, extending the spectacle of the performance halls into the Center's mute public spaces and surrounding streets. Conceived as a cross between an art book, a scholarly record, and an architectural diary this publication demonstrates how the recent redesign both respects and challenges preconceived notions about Lincoln Center and its ongoing role as a cultural hub in an ever-changing city. This unorthodox publication is comprised entirely of gatefolds; a series of inside-out centerfolds where the exterior pages of each spread feature glossy, large-format, full-bleed photographs highlighting different parts of the campus. Inside the gatefolds, tucked behind these lush photos, is a series of "back stories" that reveal the surprising evolution and unexpected afterlife of the same spaces.
Subject Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts -- History.
Diller Scofidio + Renfro -- Designs and plans.
Diller Scofidio + Renfro. (OCoLC)fst01780736
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. (OCoLC)fst00545499
Diller Scofidio + Renfro. (DE-588)7550177-6
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (New York, N.Y.) (DE-588)1044257-1
1900 - 1999
Centers for the performing arts -- New York (State) -- New York -- Designs and plans.
Arts facilities -- New York (State) -- New York -- Designs and plans.
Architecture, Modern -- 20th century.
Architecture, Modern. (OCoLC)fst00813842
Arts facilities. (OCoLC)fst00817866
Centers for the performing arts. (OCoLC)fst00850647
Umbau. (DE-588)4061577-7
New York (State) -- New York. (OCoLC)fst01204333
Genre Bildband.
Designs and plans. (OCoLC)fst01423771
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Addl. Author Diller Scofidio + Renfro.
Scofidio, Ricardo.
Baan, Iwan, 1975-
Monteith, Matthew, 1974-
FXFOWLE Architects.
Beyer Blinder Belle, Architects & Planners.
ISBN 8862082444 (hardcover) :
9788862082440 (hardcover) :

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