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The Pan Am Building and the Shattering of the Modernist Dream

by Meredith L. Clausen

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Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial, etc,
  • Architecture,
  • History - General,
  • Public, Commercial, or Industrial Buildings,
  • U.S. Architecture - General,
  • Architecture / History,
  • Architecture and society,
  • Modern movement (Architecture),
  • New York,
  • New York (State),
  • Skyscrapers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages497
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10238000M
    ISBN 100262532832
    ISBN 109780262532839

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Review: Inventing American Modernism: Joseph Hudnut, Walter Gropius, and the Bauhaus Legacy at Harvard, by Jill Pearlman; The Pan Am Building and the Shattering of the Modernist Dream, by Meredith L. ClausenAuthor: Karen Koehler. Pan Am originally occupied 15 floors of the building. It remained Pan Am's headquarters even after Metropolitan Life Insurance Company bought the building in ByPan Am's presence had dwindled to four floors; during that year Pan Am moved its headquarters to Miami.

Shortly afterwards, the airline ceased operations. In SeptemberMetLife announced that it would remove Pan Am signage from the ect: Emery Roth & Sons, Pietro Belluschi. In The Pan Am Building and the Shattering of the Modernist Dream, Meredith Clausen tells the story as both history and cautionary tale-a case study of how not to plan and execute a large-scale urban project that seems especially relevant in light of the World Trade Center and the ongoing discussions over what should be built in its place.

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But even before Pan Am was completed, it became the Building That New Yorkers Love To Hate, as a mids New York magazine cover story dubbed it, complete with wrecking ball smashing into the. The New York Central (Helmsley) Building would still be blocked from the south on Park Avenue by the Pan-Am, which perhaps for that reason is also considered the most hated building in New York City.

(Walter Gropius, a founder of modern architecture, was one of its design consultants.). Modernism style can be defined by feeling an undue awareness of oneself “self- conscious” which split up with traditional genre of poetry and prose.

This style appeared after the first World War. Postmodernism genre is characterized by its relying on narrative techniques such, paradox and unreliable narrator; this style or direction appeared as a protest against the second World : С К Б Рабееах.

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Clausen (MIT Press blurb) (英語) NTSB accident report of the helicopter accident in 座標建設期間: 年 - 年. Wolfson, Trager noted, got $25 million for the project from Jack "King" Cotton, an English investor, and Pan Am became the major tenant.

When it was completed, the million sq. building became the world's largest office building in bulk, a title it would lose a few years later to 55 Water Street downtown. : The Pan Am/MetLife Building; Picture with old logo and helicopter [永久失效連結] The Midtown Book; The Pan Am Building and the Shattering of the Modernist Dream [永久失效連結] by Meredith L.

Clausen (MIT Press catalog entry) NTSB accident report of the helicopter accident in 地點: 美國纽约州纽约市曼哈顿公园大道号. F July 30 Boeing Emergency Landing at SFO Pan Am Airlines - Duration: San Diego Air and Space Mus views.“Pan Am’s history is well documented, but never before has it been done so beautifully or so thoroughly as in a new coffee table book from Callisto.

The result is a treasure trove of travel nostalgia that anyone from design aficionados to history lovers to modern-day vagabonds are sure to enjoy.”.