By Daniel Maudlin,Marcel Vellinga
Projecting ahead in time from the strategies of layout and development which are so frequently the focal point of architectural discourse, Consuming Architecture examines the range of the way during which structures are fed on when they were produced, focusing particularly on procedures of profession, appropriation and interpretation. Drawing on contributions by way of architects, historians, anthropologists, literary critics, artists, film-makers, photographers and newshounds, it exhibits how the intake of structure is a dynamic and artistic act that comprises the construction and negotiation of meanings and values by way of varied stakeholders and that may be expressed in several voices. In so doing, it demanding situations principles of what constitutes structure, architectural discourse and architectural schooling, how we comprehend and give it some thought, and who can declare possession of it.
Consuming Architecture is geared toward scholars in architectural schooling and also will be of curiosity to scholars and researchers from disciplines that take care of structure when it comes to intake and fabric culture.
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Consuming Architecture: On the occupation, appropriation and interpretation of buildings by Daniel Maudlin,Marcel Vellinga