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11 edition of Googie Redux found in the catalog.

Googie Redux

Ultramodern Roadside Architecture

by Alan Hess

  • 6 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Chronicle Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial, etc,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • Popular culture,
  • Domestic,
  • Architecture,
  • USA,
  • Reference,
  • Architecture / General,
  • Coffee shops,
  • Historic Preservation,
  • California, Southern,
  • Modern movement (Architecture),
  • Roadside architecture

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8002574M
    ISBN 10081184272X
    ISBN 109780811842723

    — Alan Hess, author of Googie Redux: Ultramodern Roadside Architecture "A compelling history and study of what makes American architecture unique: entice, appeal and sell! Treu's book contains great research about commercial attraction and buildings both individually and the urban and suburban impact from the s to today.   Perhaps no one has studied Googie and its relationship to midth century futurism more closely than Alan Hess: an architect, historian and the author of Googie Redux.

    Published in , Hess’ first book, Googie: Fifties Coffee Shop Architecture, celebrates its thirtieth anniversary this year. This seminal work turned the then-derogatory term “Googie” on its head and fostered a newfound respect for one of Southern California’s signature styles.   Alan Hess’ book “Googie Redux” says the Sacramento location opened at Fruitridge Road in February Based on Google street .

      The original Meston design was of an exuberant style known as “Googie” that featured eye-catching elements such as swooping roofs, extensive plate glass, neon, and the use of shiny industrial building materials (but sometimes also lava stone as shown in Pick’s). I recommend the books Googie and Googie Redux by Alan Hess, which I have. Alan Hess—author of ’s Googie: Fifties Coffee Shop Architecture, recently updated and republished as Googie Redux: Ultramodern Roadside Architecture—agrees. “The cultural attitude in.


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The book that helped spark the retro craze for fifties architecture and introduced the term googie to the world is back. First published by Chronicle inthis key survey of mid-century coffee shop and commercial architecture is still the standard work on the subject Googie Redux is a thoroughly revised and expanded edition of the.

Googie Redux: Ultramodern Roadside Architecture by Alan Hess Referred to as the definitive publication of the style born in California that has taken a road trip(or a cheap TWA flight back then) to all corners of the world.

By:Alan Hess Published on by Chronicle Books ISBN Synopsis A revised, updated, and expanded edition of the classic study of the mid-twentieth-century icon, the coffee shop, explores the impact of a building that was emblematic of southern California car culture on the architectural development of stylized eateries and other roadside Googie Redux book.

much smaller) book by Mr. Hess entitled "Googie" which made use of a few pictures seen in this book, but they were only about a third the size of the illustrations in this book "Googie Redux". A thoroughly revised and significantly expanded edition of the popular s original, Googie Redux is the authoritative history of the midth century icon that ignited an architectural revolution: the coffee shop.

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Hess ISBN ISBN X Paperback; San Francisco: Chronicle Books, October 7, ; ISBN Alan Hess’s Googie Redux: Ultramodern Roadside Architecture is the most complete book I’ve ever read dealing with “Googie.” Googie, or Populuxe, is essentially high-modern architecture dumbed down and utilized for commercial purposes.

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Refine. more Format Googie Redux: Ultramodern Roadside Architecture by Hess, Alan. Free US Delivery |. However, the first author to truly examine, and indeed define, Googie architecture was architect and historian Alan Hess, in his book Googie: Fifties Coffee Shop Architecture (republished in an expanded form in as Googie Redux: Ultramodern Roadside Architecture).

Hess was not only responsible for popularizing the name “Googie. Googie Redux: Ultramodern Roadside Architecture. Chronicle Books, LLC. Leave a Reply Cancel reply. Your email address will not be published.

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Reads or Downloads Googie Redux: Ultramodern Roadside Architecture Now X. Purchase Book. OTHER BOOKS BY ALAN HESS. Googie Redux: Ultramodern Roadside Architecture (Chronicle, ) Googie: Fifties Coffee Shop Architecture (Chronicle, ) The Architecture of John Lautner (with Alan Weintraub, Rizzoli, ) Forgotten Modern: California Houses (with Alan Weintraub, Gibbs Smith Publisher ).

This is a fun book that offers some insight into how to design a home. Margolies, John. Home Away from Home: Motels in America. Boston: Bulfinch Press. The author describes, with lots of great photos, the architecture of motels in America throughout most of the 20th century. Hess, Alan. Googie Redux: Ultramodern Roadside Architecture.

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