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Sorry, Out of Gas: Architecture's Response to the 1973 Oil Crisis

Sorry, Out of Gas: Architecture's Response to the 1973 Oil Crisis

Sorry, Out of Gas: Architecture's Response to the 1973 Oil Crisis

$85.00

Borasi, Giovanna

ed. Pap. Mantova, 2008

SKU 77274

Published to accompany the 2008 exhibition, 1973: Sorry, Out of Gas, hosted by the Canadian Centre for Architecture in Montreal, this volume examines the oil crisis of 1973 as the major precedent of contemporary concerns about energy resources and fossil fuel dependency, which triggered research and development of renewable energy sources, improved technologies and sparked social experiments that were to have an enduring impact on the fields of architecture and policy in both America and Europe. English.

236 pp., 150 color, 78 B&W illus.