XYZ, The Architecture of Dagmar Richter

By Dagmar Richter

Dagmar Richter is without doubt one of the few architects operating this day who search to substantially reinvent city layout. Her paintings explores new strategies to structure and making plans by way of giving voice to parts deemed beside the point or undesirable—traces of a site's historical past, modern pictures or drawings, and texts or spoken phrases. Richter's paintings on "re-skinning" the town proposes that the act of designing is an act of enhancing, appropriating, and layering. Her paintings, characterised by way of an absolute depth of technical ability, addresses modern problems with authorship, priority, web site, and reminiscence. XYZ: The structure of Dagmar Richter catalogs over 10 years of Dagmar Richter's layout perform. This publication combines a descriptive, "hyper-linked" textual content association with drawings, types, and desktop renderings of over 15 pageant entries, city layout proposals, and outfitted tasks.

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