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Design Theory and Building Materials
Part of:
People:
  • Foreign Office Architects (creator)
  • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)
Title:

Design Theory and Building Materials

Date:

1986-2005

Level of archival description:
File 1
Extent and medium:
  • 0.18 l.m. textual records
    114 digital files
    15 printouts
    6 books
Scope and content:
File contains reference material collected by the Foreign Office Architects. Material in this file was created between 1991 and 2004.
File includes reference material on the design of airport terminals, theatres, auditorium and stadium design, as well as specific fire safety building regulations, Spanish building regulations, promotional material for proprietary building products, and promotional material for housing developments in London (Beetham Tower, Birmingham and Ten out of Ten Gresham Street). It also includes a bound copy of a document titled, "Introducción a las Geopatias" by José Luis Godoy Muelas, and an illustrated table of the history of world civilizations by Louis-Henri Fournet.
Reference number:

AP171.S3.SS3.D1

Credit line:
Foreign Office Architects fonds
Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
Don de Farshid Moussavi et Alejandro Zaera-Polo/
Gift of Farshid Moussavi and Alejandro Zaera-Polo
Language of material:
  • Documents are in English, Spanish and Japanese.
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