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Joseph Urban and American theater architecture

Joseph Urban and American theater architecture

a selected bibliography

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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Urban, Joseph, 1872-1933 -- Bibliography,
    • Theater architecture -- United States -- Bibliography,
    • Architecture -- United States -- 20th century -- Bibliography

    • Edition Notes

      Statementstaff of the Bibliographic Research Library.
      GenreBibliography.
      SeriesArchitecture series--bibliography,, A 1391
      ContributionsBibliographic Research Library (San Jose, Calif.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ8914.2 .J67 1985, NA737.U7 .J67 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination5 p. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2618341M
      ISBN 100890284016
      LC Control Number85184255

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It is sad that the Ziegfeld Theater was torn down on 6th Avenue. It was and is the model for the greatest of Broadway theaters. No one knew more about theater architecture and design than Joseph Urban.

If you are a serious theater designer or student of theater you must read this by: 1. The color and breadth of his designs are sumptuously presented in the book "Joseph Urban: Architecture, Theater, Opera, Film" (Abbeville Press) by Randolph Carter and Robert Reed Cole.

They relied on the extensive collection of Urban's papers at the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at. Trained as an architect, Joseph Urban may be best known today for his elaborate theater designs.

In he moved to the United States from Austria to create sets for the Boston Opera Company. Byas a naturalized US citizen, he had shifted his attentions to New York and the Metropolitan Opera.

8 The Urban archives are located in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library in the Butler Library, Columbia University, and is the primary source for Urban research. 9 Strawn, Arthur, “ Joseph Urban,” Outlook & Independent (18 June ): Author: Dean Howd. Architect of Dreams: The Theatrical Vision of Joseph Urban October 11–Decem The first major exhibition to focus on architect Joseph Urban's designs for theater and opera will open Octoat Columbia University's Miriam and Ira D.

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The places he creates are places you want to feel and be in." Adele Chatfield-Taylor, American Academy in Rome In his fifty-year career as an architect, Hugh Hardy has built and reshaped America's cultural landscape through work for 4/4(1).

Urban, Joseph (–). Austrian architect, he studied in Vienna under Hasenauer, settling in the USA in His best-known building is the New School for Social Research, NYC (–30), but became primarily a designer of interiors and theatres (about which he published a book in ).

Bibliography. Architecture lxix (), –6, –90. Theater architecture works Search for Bibliography of theatre & stage design David F. Cheshire Not In Library.

Theatre check list American Theatre Planning Boar Not In Library. Andrea Palladio (), William Shakespeare (), Henry van de Velde (), Joseph Urban (), Antonio Galli. Joseph Urban and American theater architecture: a selected bibliography / staff of the Bibliographic Research Library Bibliographic Research Library (San Jose, Calif.) [ Book: ].

From the s to the s, the Viennese-born architect Joseph Urban created sumptuous theater sets for Manhattan impresarios, filling backdrops with jeweled gardens and the occasional zeppelin.

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Joseph Urban is a lavish celebration of this prolific artist, architect, and designer, whose accomplishments include magnificent Art Deco buildings, spectacular Ziegfeld Follies productions, and dramatic sets for the Metropolitan Opera. Joseph Urban (–) began his career as an architect and artist in Vienna before moving to America in.

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Other articles where Joseph Urban is discussed: theatre: Developments in the United States: was represented by the Viennese Joseph Urban, who when he went to the Boston Opera before World War I took with him an entire atelier of draftsmen and scenic artists.

Urban moved into musical comedy and eliminated the acreage of painted vistas and box sets that had been manufactured by. Description It is the world headquarters of the Hearst magazine Corporation Architect - Joseph Urban, Tower - Sir Norman Foster Location - Eighth Ave at W47, near Columbus Circle.

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