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Katsura; tradition and creation in Japanese architecture.

Ishimoto, Yasuhiro

Katsura; tradition and creation in Japanese architecture.

by Ishimoto, Yasuhiro

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven [Conn.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Katsura Rikyū (Kyoto, Japan)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementText by Kenzo Tange. Photos. by Yasuhiro Ishimoto. Design by Yusaku Kamekura. [English translation by Charles S. Terry]
    ContributionsTange, Kenzō, 1913-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA7758.K94 I813 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination195 p.
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5295457M
    ISBN 100300015992
    LC Control Number72075194

      The Architect's Newspaper is the most authoritative voice on architecture and design in the United States. Tradition And Revision Katsura: Picturing .   Walter Gropius's enthusiasm for Katsura, for example, was demonstrated by the book that he published with Tange in Katsura: Tradition and Creation in Japanese Architecture. 2 Yet while for Tange Katsura presented a study of tradition and creation, for Gropius it offered an unexpected chance to revive the flagging hopes of Western Author: Neil Jackson.

      Said to be one of the finest examples of Japanese architectural and design tradition in its purest form, Katsura Imperial Villa truly is a sight to behold for those who love architectural and traditional arts. As one of Japan’s most cherished treasures, a visit to Katsura is a truly enriching : Bjorn Koolen.   Katsura: Tradition and Creation in Japanese Architecture enjoyed international acclaim and was reprinted at least seven times in the U.S. The .

    This series was published in the book Katsura: Tradition and Creation in Japanese Architecture in The artist returned to the site nearly thirty years later in to photograph the villa again—this time incorporating color photography. Our exhibition presents photographs from .   Originally published by Yale University Press in , Katsura: Tradition and Creation of Japanese Architecture is the most significant photographic publication about the relationship of modernity and tradition in postwar Japan/5(8).


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The subject is the imperial villa and gardens of Katsura, outside Kyoto, a series taken in – Touring the 17th-century masterwork inspired prominent architects, including Walter Gropius and Kenzo Tange.

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Designed by famed Bauhaus graphic artist Herbert Bayer, Katsura comprises black-and-white photographs by Ishimoto Yasuhiro depicting the 17th-century Katsura Imperial Villa in.Because few photographers were admitted in the s, Ishimoto’s –54 photographs received broad attention when first published in Katsura: Tradition and Creation in Japanese Architecture (), a book that also includes writings by architects Kenzo Tange and Walter Gropius.

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"Most characteristic of the spirit of the conception is the path to the entrance gate of the villa.