DOCOMOMO JOURNAL 40: Tel Aviv: A Century of Modern Buildings

Author: Jérémie Hoffmann (guest editor), James Lewis, Luis Müller,

Publisher: DOCOMOMO International (2009)

Dimensions (length x width x height): 21 cm × 1 cm × 30 cm

Pages: 106

Language: English

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Docomomo Journal 40 (March 2009):

Contributions: Walter Gropius in England 1934–37: Adaptation, Expectation and Reality by James Lewis Wladimiro Acosta: Healthcare Architectural Projects. Santa Fe, Argentina, 1938–42 by Luis Müller Docomomo Curaçao Wants to Maintain the Façade of Cinelandia by Sofia Saaverda Bruno

Built for Education: Selection from the Docomomo Registers: Architecture for Education by Marieke Kuipers Education for Everybody: The Role of Education in Relation to the Modern Movement by Natasa Koselj Argentina: Marks of the Marcante Plan Australia: Regional Representations Austria: Symmetry and SOS Belgium: Topography and Typologies Brazil: Modernization in Teaching and Technology Chile: Incorporating Landscape and Arts Colombia: White City Campus Cuba: Post-Colonial Progress Cyprus: Meeting Places of Local Society and International Modernity Czech Republic: Schools of the First Republic Denmark: Variety and Functional Tradition Dominican Republic: Tropical Adaptations of Modernity Estonia: Baltic Schools Finland: Schools of the First Republic France: Green Spaces in Dense Areas Germany: Important Impulses Greece: New Politics for Social and Cultural Modernization Iberia: Examples of Primary and Secondary Schools Italy: Individuality and National Identity Japan: Vanguard and Modernization Korea: Native Rationalism and Postwar Corbusianism Malta: Reference Points of Postwar Independence Mexico: New Trends After Revolution The Netherlands: Pluriformity and Transparency New Zealand: Governmental Support Norway: Demostrations of Democratitzation and Institutionalization Poland: Interwar Innovations Puerto Rico: Showcases of Post-Colonial Modernity Scotland: Postwar Expansion of University Education Slovakia: Functionality and Figurativeness Slovenia: Away from Long and Dark Corridors Sweden: Daylight and Differentiation Switzerland: Kindergartens in Ticino Turkey: Standardization and Secularization United Kingdom: Towards and Social Architecture USA: From "Academical Village" to Seat of Culture

Tel Aviv 100 Years:

A Century of Modern Buildings:

Part1: Towards a New Utopian Homeland The Modern Movement in Israel. The Combination of Two Utopias: The Industrial Revolution and the Idea of the Garden City by Michael Levin The International Style and the Two Faces of Zionism by Hadas Shadar The Red Side of Tel Aviv: Pinkerfeld’s Architecture in the Kibbutz Sphere by Yossi Klein Shaping a Modernist University Campus: The Hebrew University Campus in Givat Ram and the Tel Aviv University Campus by Diana Dolev

Part 2: The First Modern Hebrew City Patrick Geddes’s Tel Aviv Plan of 1925: Generating a New Form of Urban Community by Raquel Rapaport & Horacio Schwartz The Tel Aviv School: A Constrained Rationalism by Catherine Weill-Rochant Three Animals: Karmi, Rechter and Sharon: Among the Founding Fathers of Modern Israeli Architecture by Jérémie Hoffmann The Flight of the Camel: The Levant Fair of 1934 and the Creation of Situated Modernism by Sigal Davidi & Robert Oxman The Heritage of Modern Movement in Tel Aviv: Spatial Distribution Versus Public Consciousness by Keren Metrany & Irit Amit-Cohen Tel Aviv: Learning from Modernism by Moshe Margalith ...This Once Gold-Diggingly Created City: Eric Mendelsohn and Tel Aviv by Ita Heinze-Greenberg

Book Reviews: Paul Overy: Light, Air and Openness: Modern Architecture Between the Wars Frederico Neder: Fuller Houses: R. Buckminster Fuller’s Dymaxion Dwellings and Other Domestic Adventures Styliane Philippou: Oscar Niemeyer: Curves of Irreverence by Dennis Sharp Catherine Weill-Rochant: L’Atlas de Tel Aviv, 1908–2008 by François Chaslin

Tribute: Gaditya Prakash (1923–2008) by Hannah le Roux