Rethinking Modernism for the Developing World: The Complete Architecture of Balkrishna Doshi

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India is a nation with a rich, sophisticated culture, but also a country undergoing rapid modernization. In this dynamic context, the architecture of Balkrishna Doshi deploys the strengths of tradition and modernism in a powerful combination, infusing bold new forms with an intricate social, historical, and cultural awareness. Doshi's concern for order, climatic responsiveness, materials, and cultural expression is primary; James Steele examines the full and extraordinary range of his ideas, which encompasses ancient Hindu ...

Rethinking Modernism for the Developing World: The Complete Architecture of Balkrishna Doshi 1998, Watson-Guptill Publications, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780823002276

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