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Rendered drawings to three dimensional space The book focuses on two recent Woods installations one at the Houghton Gallery at New York's Cooper Union the other at the Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain Paris that address the role of today's architecture The Storm critiues the geometric box that rules most building designs and proposes instead a dynamic field of potential energy represented by a complex array of vectors The

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The Storm and the FallBy any measure Lebbeus Woods is one of the most original architects working today His body of theoretical work focuses on buildings of crisis whether marred by major earthuakes suffering the effects of economic embargo or damaged by war Since the destruction of the World Trade Center his designs have taken on new meaning and significance In The Storm and the Fall Woods brings his visions to a new depth moving them from feverishly

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kindle å The Storm and the Fall  hannahredhead ↠ By any measure Lebbeus Woods is one of the most original architects working today His body of theoretical work focuses on buildings of crisis whether marred by major earthuakes suffering the effects of economic embargo or damaged by war Since the destruction of the World TrFall crystallizes a built space in the midst of collapse witnessing a moment too brief to inhabit except in imagination Both pieces are explored in Woods's powerful sketches renderings models and constructions exposing the mutations that enable them to be A postscript of his hopeful design for a new World Center relates even of his ideas and essays by Anthony Vidler and Paul Virilio offer insights into the significance of the wor