cardboard architecture

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Albert Kahn (1869—1942)


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1 Design process using models to show formal and spatial relationships without taking into account the materials or functions of the final buildings.

2 Models with flat surfaces pierced by plain black holes resembling a series of cardboard boxes. The term in this sense has been used to describe the 1960s work of Kahn and others.

Frampton et al. (1975);Sharp (1978)

Subjects: Architecture.

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