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DRN



Joined: 10 Jul 2006
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Location: Cherry Hill, NJ

PostPosted: Sun Aug 26, 2018 1:27 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I received this book as a gift about 10 years ago:

https://www.amazon.com/frame-Chad-Randl/dp/1568984103

A good, documented history of the building type. Drawings of RMSchindler’s Laura Davies and Bennati A-frame designs are included.
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peterm



Joined: 13 Mar 2008
Posts: 5847
Location: Chicago, Il.---Oskaloosa, Ia.

PostPosted: Mon Aug 27, 2018 9:19 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I love the well designed all roof type, for the feeling it evokes, and the practicality and economy.

Tom mentioned Kamp Kiddy, where Venturi and company obviously are mocking the low brow vernacular, not attempting to elevate it or create a meaningful dialogue. I guess the building as sign is the one liner:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/gsansoucie/3688579584
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