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OASE 101 (e-book)

Microcosm - Searching for the City in Its Interiors

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Unique issue of OASE on the interiors of the city

> Historical perspectives on the crucial role of interior architecture

> In-depth research on public interiors

In the modern city, everyday life is increasingly moving towards the inside of buildings. The interiors of department stores, market halls, administration buildings, museums or theatres are part of the experience of the urban dweller. Every inner world of the city has its own character atmosphere and representative architectural language that supports its specific societal significance. In contemporary practice, these differences have largely disappeared; the logic of standardization blurs differences in meaning, but also in atmosphere. The more the exterior of buildings is invested with spectacular gestures, the more banal their interiors seem to become.

Rather than registering this disappearance, this issue of OASE examines a range of strategies and design instruments for the public urban interior. The editors look for architectural projects for interiors that derive their significance from a specific approach and show a recognizable element of authorship.

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ISBN 978-94-6208-492-6 | November 2018 | available | Christoph Grafe, Eva Storgaard, Sereh Mandias, Asli Cicek, Eireen Schreurs, Frdie Flor, Marius Grootveld | design: Karel Martens en Aagje Martens | Dutch, English | e-book (pdf) | 160 pages | illustrated (50 full color)

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