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Cloud ’68 – Paper Voice Smiljan Radić’s Collection of Radical Architecture

Cloud’68: Paper Voice pays homage to the European radical movements in architecture that flourished between the 1950s and 1970s producing a wide range of experimental expression. From the personal collection of the Chilean architect Smiljan Radic, a selection of 173 graphic pieces-lithographs, drawings, original etchings, and ephemera-will show the horizon of meaning of the diverse architectural approaches from those years: works by Constant, Guy Debord, Asger Jorn, HausRucker-Co, Archigram, Utopie, and Superstudio, among others, will meet in 33 panels that recall Aby Warburg’s ‘Mnemosyne Atlas.’ The publication is complemented by a ‘Wunderkammer’ of interview fragments by the critic and curator Hans Ulrich Obrist, who interviewed the protagonists of said architecture.

Text: Fischli Fredi, Obrist Hans Ulrich et al. cm 16×21; pp. 120; 177 ills; paperback. Publisher: gta Verlag, 2020.

ISBN: 9783856763916 | 3856763910
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Cloud’68: Paper Voice pays homage to the European radical movements in architecture that flourished between the 1950s and 1970s producing a wide range of experimental expression. From the personal collection of the Chilean architect Smiljan Radic, a selection of 173 graphic pieces-lithographs, drawings, original etchings, and ephemera-will show the horizon of meaning of the diverse architectural approaches from those years: works by Constant, Guy Debord, Asger Jorn, HausRucker-Co, Archigram, Utopie, and Superstudio, among others, will meet in 33 panels that recall Aby Warburg’s ‘Mnemosyne Atlas.’ The publication is complemented by a ‘Wunderkammer’ of interview fragments by the critic and curator Hans Ulrich Obrist, who interviewed the protagonists of said architecture.

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