Action architecture

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1 Architecture evolved from sketches without precise working-drawings and using materials ready to hand.

2 Creation of form through constant repetition and evolution of one concept. An example of Action architecture is Boston City Hall, MA. (1964–9), by Kallmann, McKinnell, & Knowles.

P. Collins (1965);Jencks (1973a);Kallmann (1959)

Subjects: Architecture.

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