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The Significance of the Idea in the Architecture of Valerio Olgiati Paperback – 30 Sep 2009

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  • Paperback: 80 pages
  • Publisher: Niggli Verlag (30 Sept. 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 3721206762
  • ISBN-13: 978-3721206760
  • Product Dimensions: 16.8 x 0.6 x 22.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
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About the Author

Markus Breitschmid is a trained architect and architectural historian. Since 2004, he has taught architectural history, theory, and design at Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University in Blacksburg, Virginia. Valerio Olgiati (born 1958 in Chur, Switzerland) graduated with a diploma in architecture from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich in 1986. He has operated architecture practices in Zurich (1988-1993), Los Angeles (1993-1995 with Frank Escher), and again in Zurich, Chur, and Flims since 1998. Since 2001, he has been Professor at the Accademia di Architettura of the Universita della Svizzera Italiana in Mendrisio, Switzerland. Olgiati's oeuvre has been published widely in international architectural journals and monographs.

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