Grand Hotel : Redesigning Modern Life

Volland, Jennifer M. and James, Kevin J. and Klein, Norman M. and Rebick, Stephanie and White, Peter and Scott, Susan and Hilton, Conrad and Augé, Marc and De Botton, Alain and Johnson, Brad A. and Sanders, Leonard and Blauvelt, Jim and Weiner, Matthew and Sekulic, Milan and Turner, Michael and Hughes, Langston and Fitzgerald, F. Scott and Kracauer, Siegfried and Morisset, Cédric and Cannon, Todd and Sheridan, Michael and Schrager, Ian and Walrod, Jim and Del Sol, German and Baker, Bill and Hilger, Stephen and Grenville, Bruce and Wright, Frank Lloyd and Draper, Dorothy and Lapidus, Morris and Kurokawa, Kisho and Jameson, Frederic and Longworth, Karina and Morse, Rebecca and Moshayedi, Aram and Chapman, Harold and Rault, Lori and Oxenar, Suzanne and Michelberger, Tom and May, Nadine and Kazimir, Azar and Knauer, Anja and Anselmi, Thomas and Gomez, Ernesto and Smith, Patti and Wieners, John and Office for Creative Research. Grand Hotel : Redesigning Modern Life. Vancouver, BC: Vancouver Art Gallery; Ostfildern Allemagne: Hatje Cantz, 2013.

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Abstract (English)

"Our exhibition and publication chart the evolution of the hotel from an isolated and utilitarian structure to a cultural phenomenon that figures prominently around the world. The scope of the project is global, and acknowledgement of the pervasive presence of a commercial network that is architecturally formed, geographically distributed and socially defined" -- p. 8.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Volland, Jennifer M. (Author); James, Kevin J. (Author); Klein, Norman M. (Author); Rebick, Stephanie (Author); White, Peter (Author); Scott, Susan (Author); Hilton, Conrad (Author); Augé, Marc (Author); De Botton, Alain (Author); Johnson, Brad A. (Author); Sanders, Leonard (Author); Blauvelt, Jim (Author); Weiner, Matthew (Author); Sekulic, Milan (Author); Turner, Michael (Author); Hughes, Langston (Author); Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Author); Kracauer, Siegfried (Author); Morisset, Cédric (Author); Cannon, Todd (Author); Sheridan, Michael (Author); Schrager, Ian (Author); Walrod, Jim (Author); Del Sol, German (Author); Baker, Bill (Author); Hilger, Stephen (Author); Grenville, Bruce (Author); Wright, Frank Lloyd (Author); Draper, Dorothy (Author); Lapidus, Morris (Author); Kurokawa, Kisho (Author); Jameson, Frederic (Author); Longworth, Karina (Author); Morse, Rebecca (Author); Moshayedi, Aram (Author); Chapman, Harold (Author); Rault, Lori (Author); Oxenar, Suzanne (Author); Michelberger, Tom (Author); May, Nadine (Author); Kazimir, Azar (Author); Knauer, Anja (Author); Anselmi, Thomas (Author); Gomez, Ernesto (Author); Smith, Patti (Author); Wieners, John (Author); Volland, Jennifer M. (Editor); Grenville, Bruce (Editor); Rebick, Stephanie (Editor); Office for Creative Research
Dossier: 353 - VANCOUVER ART GALLERY (Vancouver)
Collation: 336 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
ISBN: 9783775734837
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Vancouver, BC: Vancouver Art Gallery; Ostfildern Allemagne: Hatje Cantz
Critics / Curators / Historians: Volland, Jennifer M.; Grenville, Bruce; Rebick, Stephanie
Event Title: Grand Hotel : Redesigning Modern Life
Type: Exhibition
Location: Vancouver Art Gallery (Vancouver, BC)
Dates: 13 Apr.-15 Sept. 2013
Keywords: HOTEL ROOM; TRAVEL; SOCIAL HISTORY; DESIGN; CULTURE
Copyright Statement: Vancouver Art Gallery, Hatje Cntz Verlag, the authors
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Date Deposited: 13 Sep 2013 13:28
Last Modified: 13 Sep 2013 13:30
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/24141
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