TITLE

Beaubourg

AUTHOR(S)
von Eckardt, Wolf
PUB. DATE
November 1977
SOURCE
New Republic;11/5/77, Vol. 177 Issue 19, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Entertainment Review
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the architecture of the Centre National d'Art et de Culture Georges Pompidou building located Paris, France. Report that the center includes museums, public libraries, music centers, etc.; View that the architectural design is the result of an international competition held in 1970 in Paris; View that as in most modern architecture--of which this building is likely to be the last important specimen--the contrived functionalism is highly un-functional; Description of the building.
ACCESSION #
9584518

 

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