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Japanese exposition architecture

Anthony G. White

Japanese exposition architecture

a selected bibliography

by Anthony G. White

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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Exhibition buildings -- Japan -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAnthony G. White.
      SeriesArchitecture series--bibliography,, A-1070
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ5944.J3 W48 1983, NA6750 W48 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination6 p. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2802314M
      ISBN 100880667001
      LC Control Number83233344

      Japan - Japan - The arts: Delicacy and exquisiteness of form, together with simplicity, characterize traditional Japanese artistic taste. The Japanese tend to view the traditional Chinese arts generally as being too grandiose or showy. The more recently introduced Western arts are felt to suffer from flaws of exuberant self-realization at the expense of earnest exploration of the conflicts in. Japanese architecture, the built structures of Japan and their context. A pervasive characteristic of Japanese architecture is an understanding of the natural world as a source of spiritual insight and an instructive mirror of human emotion. Learn more about the .

      Architecture exhibitions in Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto, Hiroshima and other major cities in Japan.   Overview of Japanese Architecture. What makes the difference between Japanese architecture and others? The general structure of the modern house is almost always the same: posts and lintels support a large and gently curved roof, while .

      The World's Columbian Exposition (the official shortened name for the World's Fair: Columbian Exposition, also known as the Chicago World's Fair and Chicago Columbian Exposition) was a world's fair held in Chicago in to celebrate the th anniversary of Christopher Columbus' arrival in the New World in The centerpiece of the Fair, the large water pool, represented the voyage Area: acres ( hectares). Contemporary Japanese Architecture book. Tracing the Next Generation. Contemporary Japanese Architecture. DOI link for Contemporary Japanese Architecture. In addition to Fukuda and Kamiya, Nishiyama and Tange commissioned 10 other architects to design various parts of the Exposition. By the end of what was referred to as the "Izamami period Author: James Steele.


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