KLUMB: UNA ARQUITECTURA DE IMPRONTA SOCIAL = AN ARCHITECTURE OF SOCIAL CONCERN.; Gwendolyn Wright [introducción], Enrique Vivoni Farage [editor] ; Nataniel Fúster y Heather Crichfield ... [et al.]

San Juan, P.R. La Editorial, Universidad de Puerto Rico, 2006. color and b/w plates, pict. wrps. Includes bibliographical references and index. OCLC: 70883136. Item #85183
ISBN: 0847727548

Bilingual edition of five essays about quintessential examples of the work of Kumb (1905-1984), a distinguished student of Frank Lloyd Wright, including the outstanding buildings designed for the University of Puerto Rico and other fine examples of architectural modernism. ENGLISH AND SPANISH TEXTS.
Table of contents: Introducción = Introduction -- Gwendolyn Wright -- Henry Klumb y la exuberancia poética en la arquitectura = Henry Klumb and Poetic Exuberance in Architecture / Enrique Vivoni Farage -- La Casa Klumb: reciclaje y modernización del tipo = The Klumb House: The Recycling and Modernization of the Type / Nataniel Fúster y Heather Crichfield -- Henry Klumb y la Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto de Río Piedras: La lógica del resultado = Henry Klumb and the University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus: The Logic of the Results / Silvia Arango -- Las obras de Henry Klumb en función = Henry Klumb's Works at Work / David Leatherbarrow -- Entre dos mundos: Un lugar para el modernismo = Between Worlds: A Place for Modernism / Sandy Isenstadt -- El diseño del progreso: Henry Klumb y la modernización de Puerto Rico [1944-1948] = The Design of Progress: Henry Klumb and the Modernization of Puerto Rico [1944-1948] / Silvia Alvarez Curbelo -- From The Office of Henry Klumb: legado documental en el AACUPR = From the Office of Henry Klumb: Documents in the AACUPR / Ramonita Vega Lugo -- Apéndices: Catálogo de la Colección Henry Klumb en el AACUPR = Catalogue from the Henry Klumb Collection at AACUPR -- Inventario abreviado de documentos en la Colección Henry Klumb en el AACUPR = Document inventory from the Henry Klumb Collection at AACUPR -- Index: Correspondencia entre Henry Klumb y Frank Lloyd Wright = Correspondence between Henry Klumb and Frank Lloyd Wright.

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