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Author Mateo, José Luis, 1949- author

Title Middle East : landscape, city, architecture / [produced by] Chair Prof. Dr. Josep Lluís Mateo, ETH Zurich
Published Zurich : Park books, 2013
Zurich, Switzerland Park Books, [2013]


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Description 173 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 23 cm
Series Architectural papers monograph ; II
Architectural papers (Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich). Monograph.
Contents Contents note continued: Five Desert Scenes: Najwa Resort Project, Wadi Rum, Jordan 2011 / Sahel Al Hiyari -- Found Book. Shlomo Aronson, Aridscapes / Anna Hotz Semadeni -- III.LIMITS -- Turkey: The Republic of Construction / Omer Kanipak -- Beyond the Nonexistent Problems and the Rejected Tradition/an interview / Han Tumertekin -- Four Projects / Han Tumertekin -- Iran: The Other Side of the Gulf / Hoda Muller Khanbani
Machine generated contents note: I.DEFINITIONS -- A View from Above / Krunoslav Ivanisin -- Inside-Out/an interview / Ulrich Bellwald -- ... And from Within: Conditions for Architectural Practice/a collage of interviews / Wael Samhouri -- II.CASE STUDIES: CITIES AND PROJECTS -- On the Road / Krunoslav Ivanisin -- Beirut -- Notes / Josep Lluis Mateo -- Beirut Modern: An Itinerary / Bechara Malkoun -- Walid Raad: A Personal History / Cecilia Obiol -- There is a Combat in Every Context an interview / Bernard Khoury -- Three Projects / Bernard Khoury -- Amman -- Notes / Rami Daher -- Amman Crossroads / Mohammad Al Asad -- Multiple Realities: Four Projects in Contemporary Amman / Ala' Zreigat -- Doha -- Notes / Anna Grichting Solder -- Narrating Doha's Architecture / Ashraf Salama -- Qatari Vernacular...Arabian Deco / Ibrahim Jaidah -- Desert -- Natural Conditions / Josep Lluis Mateo -- Project: Hotel in the Khor al Adaid Desert, Qatar --
Summary This issue of architectural papers brings together material about the contemporary practice of architecture in the Middle East
Notes "This book has been produced by the Chair of Prof. Dr. Josep Lluís Mateo, ETH Zurich, as an independent research project during the academic years 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013."--Colophon
Editor in charge: Krunoslav Ivanišin
Publication date from publisher's website
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Architecture -- Middle East -- Case studies.
Architecture -- Middle East.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Author Ivanišin, Krunoslav, editor of compilation
Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich. Departement Architektur. Chair Prof. Dr. Josep Lluís Mateo.
ISBN 9783906027166 (hbk.)