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Printed as a special, oversized, architectufe color newspaper, the catalogue has been published on the occasion of an exhibition of the same name, curated by Andrew Blauvelt, on view at the Cranbrook Art Museum through October 7, Hardcoverfirst English editionpages.

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There was a problem filtering reviews right now. The observer is Gio Ponti, a versatile Italian who has achieved fame as an architect, industrial designer, artist, poet, author, editor, and publisher.

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Return to Book Page. Readers of the original Italian version, Amate l’Architetturaof which this is major revision, have applauded Ponti’s brilliance, marveled as his mental gymnastics, disagreed violently with his notions, but rarely called him dull.


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