Shape as Memory: A Geometric Theory of Architecture (The Information Technology Revolution in Architecture)
Michael LeytonISBN: 3764376902; 978-3-7643-7690-1;
How do buildings store information and experience in their shape and form? Michael Leyton has attracted considerable attention with his interpretation of geometrical form as a medium for the storage of information and memory. In Shape as Memory he draws specific conclusions for the field of architecture and construction, attaching fundamental importance to the complex relationship between symmetry and asymmetry. This richly illustrated volume contains concise information from the forefront of IT-supported architectural design.