The Pavilion: Pleasure and Polemics in Architecture

Contribution: Contribution: Research Material - European Kunsthalle, Cologne, Spaces of Production

Edited by Peter Cachola Schmal

Hatje Cantz


(with Nikolaus Hirsch, Philipp Misselwitz and Matthias Görlich)

Pleasure and Polemics in Architecture examines both the history and the contemporary state of pavilion architecture. This historical survey consists of two parts: first, the examination of a group of twentieth-century pavilions—categorical examples that form an architectural typology and can be interpreted as such—and second, a comprehensive collection of essays.