Plumbing: Sounding Modern Architecture
One of the fundamental tenets of modernism was its image of hygiene, its ideal of bringing cleanliness and order to the great unwashed, as evident in Adolf Loos's 1898 article, "Plumbers." Using Loos as a point of departure, the essays in this collection examine architecture through the multiple meanings inherent in plumbingC'from the pipes of modern hygiene, to the plumb...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published July 1st 1997 by Princeton Architectural Press
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