HISTORICAL VERSUS MODERN IDENTITY THROUG Paperback
All around the world, new city districts are being realized that draw on historical typologies and form languages.
In inner cities, new buildings in a historical style are increasingly replacing established existing buildings, in order to bring back long-lost historical ensembles or sought-after images.
The phenomenon of retro districts is complex, with different motivations, constellations of involved parties and forms of expression.
Apart from the reconstruction of lost buildings, historical structures are simply copied and placed in a completely new spatial and socio-cultural context.
This publication examines the phenomenon of
- Format: Paperback
- Publisher: RIBA ENTERPRISES
- Publication Date: 01/03/2018
- Category: Architecture
- ISBN: 9783868594980