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Moore, Rowan

Overview
Works: 76 works in 164 publications in 5 languages and 1,951 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  History  Catalogs  Pictorial works  Designs and plans 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: NA2543.S6, 720.1
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Most widely held works by Rowan Moore
Why we build : power and desire in architecture by Rowan Moore( Book )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an era of brash, expensive, provocative new buildings, a prominent critic argues that emotions'hope, power, sex, our changing relationship to the idea of home'are the most powerful force behind architecture, yesterday and (especially) today. We are living in one of the most dramatic periods in modern architectural history: a time when cityscapes are being redrawn on a yearly basis, architects are testing the very idea of what a building is, and whole cities are being invented overnight, both here in the United States and in exotic locations around the world. In this bold and wide-ranging new work, Rowan Moore'former director of the Architecture Foundation, now a leading architecture critic'explores the reasons behind these changes in our built environment, and how they in turn are changing the way we live in the world. Taking as his starting point dramatic examples such as the High Line in New York City and the outrageous island experiment of Dubai, Moore then reaches far and wide: back in time to explore the Covent Garden brothels of eighteenth-century London and the fetishistic minimalism of Adolf Loos; across the world to assess a software magnate's grandiose mansion in Atlanta and Daniel Libeskind's failed design for the World Trade Center site; and finally to the deeply naturalistic work of Lina Bo Bardi, whom he celebrates as the most underrated architect of the modern era. Provocative and personal, iconoclastic and transforming, Why We Build is that rarest of things: a book about architecture that is also, on every page, a book about people'those chosen few who design buildings, and the rest of us, who use them every day
Building Tate Modern : Herzog & De Meuron transforming Giles Gilbert Scott by Rowan Moore( Book )

15 editions published between 1457 and 2004 in English and German and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arkitektfirmaet Herzog & de Meuron fra Schweiz har forestået ombygningen af en forhenværende kraftstation i London til det nuværende Tate Modern, museum for moderne kunst
Structure, space, and skin : the work of Nicholas Grimshaw & Partners by Nicholas Grimshaw and Partners( Book )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of the work of architect, Nicholas Grimshaw. It includes his plans for the new Stock Exchange in Berlin, and the new railway terminus at Waterloo in London. It also features his design for the printing plant for the "Financial Times."
Vertigo : the strange new world of the contemporary city( Book )

12 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

&\also by Hawkins Brown architects( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panoramas of London by Rowan Moore( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The famous sights that have stirred the imagination for centuries -- the River Thames, the Towers of Parliament and Westminster Abbey; and Trafalgar Square. Never before have London's architectural treasures, verdant parks, skyline, and streets been so beautifully and panoramically displayed
Sackler Galleries, Royal Academy, London, Architects Foster Associates by Rowan Moore( Book )

7 editions published in 1992 in English and Italian and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Struktur, Raum und Haut by Ken Powell( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in German and English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tate Gallery of Modern Art : selecting an architect by Deyan Sudjic( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Art Gallery Walsall( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Item discusses the development and buidling of the New Art Gallery Walsall
Terry Farrell in the context of London : published to coincide with the exhibition at the Royal Institute of British Architects Heinz Gallery from 14 May to 13 June 1987 by Rowan Moore( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Qi te xin shi jie : shi jie zhu ming cheng shi gui hua yu jian zhu( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in Chinese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anatomy of a building by Rowan Moore( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buildings and projects by Troughton McAslan architects = Torōton Makkāzuran ākitekutsu : jidai o ko e ta Eikoku kenchiku by Thomas Fisher( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and Multiple languages and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terry Farrell : in the context of London by Rowan Moore( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blueprint 145 December 1997 by Rowan Moore( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Blueprint 167 December 1999 by Rowan Moore( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Blueprint 135 jan 1997 by Rowan Moore( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Blueprint 153 August 1998 by Rowan Moore( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Blueprint 163 July/August 1999 by Rowan Moore( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Structure, space, and skin : the work of Nicholas Grimshaw & PartnersVertigo : the strange new world of the contemporary city&\alsoPanoramas of LondonThe New Art Gallery Walsall