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Canadian Modern Architecture: A Fifty Year Retrospective, from 1967 to the Present

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Canadian Modern Architecture: A Fifty Year Retrospective, from 1967 to the Present

Elsa Lam, Graham Livesey, Kenneth Frampton, "Canadian Modern Architecture: A Fifty Year Retrospective, from 1967 to the Present"
English | 2019 | ISBN: 1616896450 | 544 pages | EPUB | 93.9 MB

Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) President's Medal Award (multi-media representation of architecture).

Canada's most distinguished architectural critics and scholars offer fresh insights into the country's unique modern and contemporary architecture. Beginning with the nation's centennial and Expo 67 in Montreal, this fifty-year retrospective covers the defining of national institutions and movements:

• How Canadian architects interpreted major external trends
• Regional and indigenous architectural tendencies
• The influence of architects in Canada's three largest cities: Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver

Co-published with Canadian Architect, this comprehensive reference book is extensively illustrated and includes fifteen specially commissioned essays.