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Author Lambert, Phyllis, author

Title Building seagram / Phyllis Lambert ; foreword by Barry Bergdoll

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Description xiv, 306 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
Contents Foreword / Barry Bergdoll -- Prologue. Unlikely convergences -- A site and an architect for Seagram -- Mies van der Rohe's Ur-Building -- Richard Pare : plaza studies, 2000 and 2010 -- Union of building and plaza in the urban landscape -- Light : Philip Johnson's Stimmung -- Architecture and art allied -- Ironies in public life of architecture : regulation and the modern metropolis -- Sustaining architectural culture -- Epilogue. Changing hands Appendixes. 1. Phyllis Lambert to Samuel Bronfman, June 28, 1954 ; 2. Seagram Plaza installations and Seagram Gallery exhibitions -- 3. Some conservation issues as remembered by Arvid Klein and Tom Stetz of Pasanella + Klein
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 254-294) and index
Subject Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig, 1886-1969.
Johnson, Philip, 1906-2005.
Bronfman, Samuel, 1891-1971.
Lambert, Phyllis.
Seagram Building (New York, N.Y.)
Office buildings -- New York (State) -- New York -- Design and construction.
Skyscrapers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Design and construction.
Tall buildings -- New York (State) -- New York -- Design and construction.
Author Bergdoll, Barry.
ISBN 0300167679
9780300167672