TITLE

Numerical Properties of Rudolph Michael Schindler's Houses in the Los Angeles Area

AUTHOR(S)
Jin-Ho Park
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Winter2006, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents several numerical properties on the houses of Rudolph Michael Schindler in the Los Angeles area, in California. The buildings of Schindler were considered as icons of the twentieth-century design and subject of interest for mathematicians exploring L.A. architecture. Assembly and delineation are the primary concerns of Schindler in architecture. According to him, a space can be measured numerically by the unit system in the mind, with subdivisions and multiples of the unit.
ACCESSION #
19716570

 

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