Folding in Architecture Analytical Essay by ResearchRiter

Folding in Architecture
This paper looks at the work of Rem Koolhaas and Peter Eisenman on folding in architecture.
# 123165 | 1,250 words | 7 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Art (Artists) , Architecture (Theory) , Art (Other Mediums) , Philosophy (General)

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In this article, the writer discusses folding in architecture and compares and contrasts folding in the work of Rem Koolhaas and Peter Eisenman. The writer looks at the artist's ability to see folding at a conceptual level.

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"The fascination of art lies in the latitude it accords to the artist to create according to his own inner vision and conceptual framework. Rem Koolhaas and Peter Eisenman in their theory and work on folding in architecture have demonstrated the artist's ability to see beyond the mundane form of a thing into what it represents at a conceptual level. The fold for example is nothing more than a format to the average person. An unfolded napkin and a folded napkin ..."

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