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Author Hejduk, John, 1929-2000.

Title Pewter wings, golden horns, stone veils : wedding in a dark plum room / John Hejduk ; edited by Kim Shkapich.

Published New York : Monacelli Press in cooperation with the Centre canadien d'architecture, Montréal, 1997.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Archit  741.973 HEJD    AVAILABLE
Physical description 302 pages : chiefly illustrations (some colour) ; 26 cm
Notes "Published to coincide with the exhibition 'Other soundings: selected works by John Hejduk, 1954-1997' at the Canadian Centre for Architecture"--Front flap.
Summary Pewter Wings, Golden Horns, Stone Veils, John Hejduk's newest work, is an architectural journey/novel traversing a mental/physical landscape of architectural sites, churches, chapels, and cathedrals. This landscape was developed out of the influence of Spain on the architect. Framed in seven chapters - Crossings, Sites, Rituals, Wedding in a Dark Plum Room, Sacraments, Testaments, and Journeys - the book is scripted with watercolors, ink drawings, and texts. The narrative unfolds between framed views, reading space, drawings, and texts that have formed a solid.
Other author Shkapich, Kim.
Centre canadien d'architecture.
Subject Hejduk, John, 1929-2000 -- Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc. -- Exhibitions.
Hejduk, John, 1929-2000 -- Themes, motives -- Exhibitions.
Architecture -- Spain -- Influence -- Exhibitions.
ISBN 1885254717