The issue of this paper explores the way in which the twentieth-century architecture have deteriorated as it has aged, focusing on their exposed concrete structure. The aim is to propose a standard lexicon: definition connected with systematic descriptions of the pathologies afflicting the different buildings. Text and photographs chart the relation between deterioration and a number of factors, from contruction data and methods, to location, use and environment.

Alteration and decay in twentieth-century architecture: A lexicon proposal

DI BIASE, CAROLINA;ALBANI, FRANCESCA LUCIA MARIA
2009

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The issue of this paper explores the way in which the twentieth-century architecture have deteriorated as it has aged, focusing on their exposed concrete structure. The aim is to propose a standard lexicon: definition connected with systematic descriptions of the pathologies afflicting the different buildings. Text and photographs chart the relation between deterioration and a number of factors, from contruction data and methods, to location, use and environment.
Protection of Historical Buildings. Prohitech 09
9780415558037
Protection; Heritage; Monitoring; Diagnosis; Intervention; Strategies
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