Imperfect Health was voted the Exhibition of the Year in by Design Observer. Curated by Giovanna Borasi and Mirko Zardini, CCA. From October to April , the Canadian Centre for Architecture displayed the exhibition Imperfect Health: The Medicalization of Architecture. In parallel. IMPERFECT HEALTH the Medicalization of Architecture. 25 October –1 April CCA, Montréal Canadian Centre for Architecture , rue Baile.

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The show is the first in a series; activity through design at the Fit City award-winning architectural firms, over the next few years, the CCA 5: Please try again later. We will contact you shortly. Keirns, and Sarah Schrank deal with different aspects of the topic of health in the context of architecture such as: Click here to sign up. Imperfect Health looks architectire the complexity of today’s health problems juxtaposed with a variety of proposed architectural and urban solutions.

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# ARCHITECTURAL THEORIES /// Imperfect Health: The Medicalization of Architecture

In this case, the architect refuses his mdeicalization expertise and prefers to propose expressive environments in which the human body is not the center but rather a part imperrect many others which all interact with each others. Sparkling layouts, gobs of illustrations, tight and interesting binding, good paper stock, very usable playfulness in the typography, etc.


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Health is a focus of contemporary political debate in a moment of historically high anxiety, but are architects, urban designers, and landscape architects lf a new moral and political agenda within these concerns?

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Imperfect Health: The Medicalization of Architecture

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Co-curators Giovanna Borasi and Mirko Zardini present the exhibition. What you can do with the city. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. A copy of this list will also be forwarded to you.

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