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Giuseppe Zambonini papersOpen Atelier of Design Lecture Series ➔ Alan Plattus Lecture

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Vitruvius Pollio (subject)
Bernard Tschumi (subject)
Marcus Aurelius Emperor of Rome (subject)
King of England Henry IV (subject)
Christopher Wren (subject)
George Dewey (subject)
Gaston Bachelard (subject)
Alan J. Plattus (speaker)




Part 1: Alan Plattus presents recent research: 16th-century Paris (urban performance, pageantry). Boundaries (birth of Rome). Urban routes. Triumphal arches/destination view. Perspective (Lyon). King and City: Reign of King Henry IV. Transformation of urban space: decorative, imaginative, ceremonial. Pont-Neuf. Place Royale. Place Dauphine. Contemporary ritual and limits.



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