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TVA architecture as shown at the Museum of Modern Art.

Tennessee Valley Authority

TVA architecture as shown at the Museum of Modern Art.

by Tennessee Valley Authority

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Published in [n.p .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGutheim, Frederick Albert, 1908-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA712 T36
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28 p.
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14819994M

      The Museum of Modern Art has commissioned five architects to erect their own prefab dwellings in a vacant lot on West 53rd Street, adjacent to the museum. The Sandcastles will be on show outside the new Design Museum, as well as Duke of York Square and Tavistock Square, off Portobello Road. Created with the aim of connecting the general public with architecture, the designs are evocative of the traditions associated with the Great British summer, responding to this year’s LFA theme of ‘memory.

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