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By William Curtis,Russell Windham,Stephen Fox,Sam White

Since the beginnings in their architectural perform in 1992, William Curtis and Russell Windham have committed their paintings to the primary that classical structure, in its most sensible experience, may still embrace an identical rigor, an analogous cognizance to atmosphere, and an analogous considerate method of layout thought that fuels the main forward-looking types and movements.

during this graciously appointed ebook, Curtis and Windham think of greater than twenty years of the perform of classical modern structure, offering an expansive view of eighteen consultant projects.

commencing with a contextualizing creation by way of esteemed architectural historian Stephen Fox, A imaginative and prescient of Place files the authors’ quiet statement that rigorously thought of paintings played alongside conventional strains might be, in its personal means, groundbreaking. Curtis and Windham exhibit the flexibility of classical beliefs and techniques for instilling a latest resonance of place.

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