Arch H&T

I studied the History and Theory of Architecture at McGill University. Below you will find syntheses of various history and theory texts that I wrote during that time.

Theory:

Abrams, David: The spell of the sensuous. (1st. half only) (pdf)

Benjamin, Walter: The work of art in the age of mechanical reproduction. Intro to Illuminations by Arendt. (pdf )

Descartes, Renée: Discourse on Method and Mediations (pdf)

Grassi, Ernesto: Rhetoric as Philosophy (2nd. half only) (pdf)

Merleau-Ponty, Maurice: Introduction to Phenomenology of Perception (pdf)

History:

Hugh of Saint Victor: De Arca Noe Morali (pdf)

Hypnerotomachia Poliphili (pdf)

More, Thomas: Utopia Erasmus, Desidarius: In Praise of Folly (pdf)