Modernist Estate Europe
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Modernist Estates Europe: The buildings and the people who live in them today


by Stefi Orazi (Author)
Hardcover: 192 pages
Publisher: White Lion  
Dimensions: 20 x 2.1 x 25.5 cm

Modernist Estates Europe takes an inside look at fifteen pioneering housing schemes across Europe, from the Werkbund estates of the 1930s and the post-war Swiss Siedlung Halen to more recent builds such as the Medina in Eindhoven. Through archival and contemporary photography and a series of interviews with current residents, the book celebrates the bold aesthetics of these estates as well as offering a rare insight into how they are inhabited today. 

Buildings featured:
Bellevue, Copenhagen, Denmark 
Werkbundsiedlung Neubühl, Zurich, Switzerland
Werkbundsiedlung, Vienna, Austria
Danviksklippan, Stockholm, Sweden
Cité Radieuse, Marseille, France
Bloco das Águas Livres, Lisbon, Portugal 
Hansaviertel, Berlin, Germany
Siedlung Halen, Bern, Switzerland
Calthorpe Estate, Edgbaston, Birmingham, England
Tanto, Stockholm, Sweden
Cables Wynd House and Linksview House, Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland
Ivry-sur-Seine, Paris, France
Monte Amiata, Gallaratese II, Milan, Italy
Walden 7, Barcelona, Spain
Medina, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

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