Eichler has 38 ratings and 4 reviews. Katherine said: Well-researched and thorough history of Eichler homes, their influences, and the man and firm behin. Find great deals for Eichler: Modernism Rebuilds the American Dream by Marty Arbunich and Paul Adamson (, Hardcover). Shop with confidence on eBay!. Results 1 – 30 of 32 Eichler: Modernism Rebuilds the American Dream by Adamson, Paul; Arbunich, Marty and a great selection of related books, art and.
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Eichler: Modernism Rebuilds The American Dream
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Marty Arbunich is director-publisher of the Eichler Network, a Bay Area-based company devoted exclusively to supporting and preserving the architecture and lifestyle surrounding California’s 11, Eichler homes.
Eichler: Modernism Rebuilds the American Dream
Adamson has written about the Eichler homes since Goodreads helps you keep moddrnism of books you want to read. No eBook available Gibbs Smith Amazon. Paul AdamsonMarty Arbunich. This book captures and illustrates that legacy with impressive detail, engaging history, firsthand recollections about Eichler and his vision, and photographs of Eichler homes in their prime.
Mike Jaynes rated it really liked it Sep 18, For dram twenty years, Eichler Homes built thousands of dwellings in California, acquiring national and international acclaim. The homes that Eichler built were modern in concept and expression, and yet comfortable for living. He lives in Kensington, California.
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He was the co-curator of a eichoer touring exhibit on the Eichler homes and has lectured widely on them in the U. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Modernism Rebuilds the American Dream examines Eichler’s legacy as seen in his original homes and in the revival of the Modernist movement, which continues to grow today.
Best Selling in Nonfiction See all. Ernie Braun Elegant proportions and restrained styling typified the Eichler Homes aesthetics. Joseph Eichler was a pioneering developer who defied conventional wisdom by hiring progressive architects to design Modernist homes for the growing middle class of the s. Want to Read saving…. John Francis rated it really liked it Oct 27, Becky Harris rated it really liked it Aug 17, modernlsm Modernism Rebuilds the American Dream.
Atriums, household conveniences, and sleek styling made Eichler Homes a standard-bearer for bringing the modern home design to middle-class America.
Subsequent models soon had more architectural flair. This book captures and illustrates that legacy with impressive detail, engaging history, firsthand recollections about Eichler and his vision, and photographs of Eichler homes in their prime. Modernism Rebuilds the American Dream examines Eichler’s legacy as seen in his original homes and in the revival of the Modernist movement, which continues to grow today.
Arbunich doesn’t manage to pull together a broader historical narrative the way Alan Hess does in his excellent architecture books about the same time period.
Case Study Houses by Elizabeth A. He amsrican a quarterly newsletter, also titled the Eichler Network, of historical features and home-maintenance solutions, and two other support periodicals.
This is more of a history lesson of the Eichler and it has some stunning advertising pictures from the 50s and 60s that they used. Gibbs Smith- Architecture – pages. John Lee rated it it was amazing May 22,