"ARCHITECTURE IN SPACE STRUCTURES" par Mick EEKHOUT. Editions Uitgevereij 010 Publishers, Rotterdam. 1989.
ARCHITECTURE IN SPACE STRUCTURES
"ARCHITECTURE IN SPACE STRUCTURES" par Mick EEKHOUT. Editions Uitgevereij 010 Publishers, Rotterdam. 1989. Grand in-8, dos droit, couverture souple cartonnée photo. 144 pages. Texte en anglais illustré de 180 reproductions photographiques et croquis noir & blanc, in-texte et hors texte.
"Space structures are loadbearing structures applied in architecture that really make use of its three-dimensional action as a structure. As a spatial design feature space structures have a strong impact on the overall architecture. The major part of the studies on space structures concerns the structural action. But as space structures are getting more popular to be applied in architecture, the time has come to give the view of a designer on this matter. Space structures can be defined in a few different ways: according to the involved aspects in architecture, in topology, in function, the psychological role and of course in the structural sense. No matter how confusing the word 'space structures' might be at first glance, the structural definition will be held. A number of hypotheses will be presented that will be worked out respectively in the succeeding chapters..." Ref LAC0105