• Spotlight: James Stirling

    6 monthes ago - By Arch Daily

    Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart, Germany (1977-1984), 1984. Alastair Hunter, photographer. Image Courtesy of Canadian Centre for Architecture
    British architect and Pritzker Laureate Sir James Stirling grew up in Liverpool , one of the two industrial powerhouses of the British North West, and began his career subverting the compositional and theoretical ideas behind the Modern Movement. Citing a wide-range of influences-from Colin Rowe, a forefather of Contextualism, to Le Corbusier, and from architects of the Italian Renaissance to the Russian Constructivist movement-Stirling forged a unique set...
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