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Giedion, S. (Sigfried) 1888-1968

Overview
Works: 478 works in 1,815 publications in 9 languages and 18,145 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Designs and plans 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Other, Author of introduction, Honoree, Contributor, Creator, Artist
Classifications: NA203, 720.9
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Space, time and architecture : the growth of a new tradition by S Giedion( Book )

74 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic first published in 1941, this is an unparalleled work on the shaping of our architectural environment. In his discussions of leading architects and styles, Giedion examines the evolving of new traditions; the strengthening of its plastic tendencies and conditions for further evolution; the urban renewal boom of the fifties; and the development of regionalism by creatively oriented architects
The eternal present. A contribution on constancy and change by S Giedion( Book )

89 editions published between 1957 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 1,642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mechanization takes command, a contribution to anonymous history by S Giedion( Book )

77 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een studie naar de mechanisatie van de kunstnijverheid, vanaf de middeleeuwen tot halverwege de Twintigste Eeuw
Architecture and the phenomena of transition : the three space conceptions in architecture by S Giedion( Book )

18 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and German and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical note: GiedionSigfried: ?Sigfried Giedion was the first secretary-general of the International Congress of Modern Architecture. He taught at the University of Zurich, MIT, and Harvard, where he became chairman of the Graduate School of Design
Walter Gropius, work and teamwork by S Giedion( Book )

39 editions published between 1954 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a biographical and critical study of German architect, teacher, and industrial designer Walter Gropius, founder and leader of the Bauhaus school, sharing details of his personal and professional life
Architecture, you and me; the diary of a development by S Giedion( Book )

20 editions published between 1957 and 1965 in 3 languages and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical note: GiedionSigfried: ?Sigfried Giedion was the first secretary-general of the International Congress of Modern Architecture. He taught at the University of Zurich, MIT, and Harvard, where he became chairman of the Graduate School of Design
Space, time, and architecture; the growth of a new tradition by S Giedion( Book )

32 editions published between 1941 and 1982 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space, time, and architecture; the growth of a new tradition by S Giedion( Book )

38 editions published between 1954 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building in France, building in iron, building in ferroconcrete by S Giedion( Book )

36 editions published between 1926 and 2000 in German and English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space, time and architecture; the growth of a new tradition by S Giedion( Book )

33 editions published between 1941 and 1947 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A decade of new architecture by S Giedion( Book )

35 editions published between 1951 and 1979 in English and French and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raum, Zeit, Architektur : die Entstehung einer neuen Tradition by S Giedion( Book )

44 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in German and Undetermined and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sigfried Giedion was the journalistic pioneer, critic, and chronicler of the most significant new buildings in Europe during the 1920s. He sought hidden syntheses in the world of diverse, often-contradictory tendencies that heralded a new tradition and wrote the developmental history of modern architecture. The new edition includes an afterword by architecture critic Reto Geiser
Space, time and architecture; the growth of a new tradition by S Giedion( Book )

34 editions published between 1944 and 1973 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Herrschaft der Mechanisierung : ein Beitrag zur anonymen Geschichte by S Giedion( Book )

28 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in German and Undetermined and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beginnings of architecture by S Giedion( Book )

17 editions published between 1964 and 1981 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architektur und Gemeinschaft; Tagebuch einer Entwicklung by S Giedion( Book )

27 editions published between 1956 and 1963 in German and Undetermined and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Befreites Wohnen : 85 Bilder by S Giedion( Book )

32 editions published between 1929 and 1985 in German and Undetermined and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avec divers ex. architecturaux de Le Corbusier (pl. 3, 7, 11, 18, 19, 73-75, 77, 81)
A decade of contemporary architecture by S Giedion( Book )

31 editions published between 1951 and 1954 in 4 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Espace, temps, architecture by S Giedion( Book )

15 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in French and Undetermined and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Espacio, tiempo y arquitectura : origen y desarrollo de una nueva tradición by S Giedion( Book )

31 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in Spanish and Catalan and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edición definitiva a partir de la traducción de la quinta edición original. Este libro tiene una historia apasionante. Aparecido originalmente en 1941, desde el principio fue todo un éxito editorial y con el tiempo se convirtió en un clásico de la historiografía de la arquitectura moderna. ÍNDICE: Índice Prefacios Introducción LA ARQUITECTURA EN LOS AÑOS 1960: ESPERANZAS Y TEMORES PARTE I: LA HISTORIA COMO PARTE DE LA VIDA PARTE II: NUESTRA HERENCIA PARTE III : LA EVOLUCIÓN DE LAS NUEVAS POSIBILIDADES PARTE IV: LA EXIGENCIA DE MORALIDAD EN LA ARQUITECTURA PARTE V: LA EVOLUCIÓN PARTE VI: EL ESPACIO-TIEMPO EN EL ARTE, LA ARQUITECTURA Y LA CONSTRUCCIÓN PARTE VII: EL URBANISMO EN EL SIGLO XIX Comienzos del siglo XIX PARTE VIII: EL URBANISMO COMO PROBLEMA HUMANO PARTE IX: EL ESPACIO-TIEMPO EN EL URBANISMO PARTE X: EN CONCLUSIÓN
 
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Alternative Names
Gidion, Z.

Gidion, Z. 1888-1968

Gidion, Z. (Zigfrid), 1888-1968

Gidion, Zigfrid.

Gidion, Zigfrid 1888-1968

Giedion S.

Giedion, S. 1888-1968

Giedion, S. (Sigfried)

Giedion Siegfried

Giedion, Siegfried 1888-1968

Giedion Sigfried

Giedion, Sigfried 1888-1968

Siegfried Giedion

Sigfried Giedion

Sigfried Giedion kunsthistoricus uit Zwitserland (1888-1968)

Sigfried Giedion storico dell'architettura e storico dell'arte svizzero

Sigfried Giedion Swiss architectural historian

Гидион, З 1888-1968

Зигфрид Гидион

ギーディオン, S.

ギーディオン, ジークフリート

ジークフリード・ギーディオン

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Mechanization takes command, a contribution to anonymous historyWalter Gropius, work and teamworkSpace, time, and architecture; the growth of a new traditionBuilding in France, building in iron, building in ferroconcreteRaum, Zeit, Architektur : die Entstehung einer neuen TraditionMental life of the architectural historian : re-opening the early historiography of modern architectureSpace, time and architecture : the growth of a new tradition