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Architectures Series (All Episodes), Major Series on Modern Architecture & Influences

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    Architectures Series (All Episodes), Major Series on Modern Architecture & Influences

    "A privileged unprecedented inside look at the work of superstar architects and some of their most brilliant creations produced by the European public television channel ARTE. This series looks at architecture and its historical and social functions to reveal its meaning and impact on humanity."
    There are 5 DVDs in the series consisting of 29 Episodes examing significant architects over the last few centuries.
    Credit to MVGroup for the associated torrents. Episodes 24-29 are different sourced.
    Each episode has an AVI Tag created using abcAVITagEditor which contains more information on each building and the architect where I have been able to locate the information.
    Request: Episode 19 Pierre Chareu: Maison de Verre is short missing the final few minutes. If anyone has a complete version it would be appreciated.

    Summary of Episodes
    Architectures 01 Walter Gropius: The Dessau Bauhaus 720x400 1164kbps 342.90MB
    Gropius' extensive facilities for the Bauhaus at Dessau combine teaching, student and faculty members' housing, an auditorium and office spaces.
    Architectures 02 Alvaro Siza: The Siza School of Architecture
    720x400 1202kbps 353.23MB
    The buildings of the Porto architecture school are set on a terraced site high above the estuary of the Douro River.
    Architectures 03 Jean-Baptiste André Godin: Family Lodging in Guise
    720x400 1168kbps 337.88MB
    The Familistère forms a town within the town of Guise. It comprises, in addition to a large factory, three large buildings, each four stories high, capable of housing all the work-people.
    Architectures 04 Jean Nouve: Nemausus 1
    720x400 1320kbps 341.76MB
    In Nîmes, France, Jean Nouvel designed a block of tenement houses that looks like a passenger ship. An architectural utopia that pokes fun at the clichés of public housing.
    Architectures 05 Renzo Piano & Richard Rogers: The Georges Pompidou Centre
    720x400 1270kbps 340.17MB
    The building had many critics upon completion but is now universally hailed as one of the masterworks of "high tech" architecture.
    Architectures 06 Otto Wagner: The Vienna Savings Bank
    720x400 1258kbps 344.57MB
    The building is regarded as an important early work of modern architecture, representing Wagner's first move away from Art Nouveau and Neoclassicism. It was constructed between 1904 and 1906 using reinforced concrete.
    Architectures 07 Frank Lloyd Wright: Johnson Wax Administrative Building
    720x400 1169kbps 342.98MB
    Both the Administration Building and the later Research Tower are of brick and glass. The main office work space is articulated by dendriform columns capable of supporting six times the weight imposed upon them, a fact Wright had to demonstrate in order to obtain a building permit.
    Architectures 08 La Galleria Umberto I
    720x400 1039kbps 342.36MB
    Galleria Umberto is a public gallery in Naples. It was designed by Emanuele Rocco. It was meant to combine businesses, shops, cafes and social life - public space- with private space in the apartments on the third floor.
    Architectures 09 Santiago Calatrava: Satolas-TGV
    720x400 1013kbps 343.66MB
    The Lyon-Satolas Station is the terminus for the TGV trains connecting the airport to the city of Lyon. 30 kilometers to the south.
    Architectures 10 Peter Zumthor: The Thermae of Stone
    720x400 1274kbps 342.00MB
    In the 1960s a German property developer, Karl Kurt Vorlop, built a hotel complex with over 1.000 beds to take advantage of the naturally occurring thermal springs and the source, which provides the water for Valser mineral water, sold throughout Switzerland.
    Architectures 11 Félix Duban: ةcole des Beaux-Arts
    720x400 1026kbps 343.39MB
    Duban's most visible work is the main building of the ةcole, undertaken in 1830. The main building, the Palace of Studies, was designed with integral paintings and interior sculpture for artists' education.
    Architectures 12 Daniel Libeskind: Jewish Museum Berlin
    720x400 1065kbps 341.73MB
    The design is based on a rather involved process of connecting lines between locations of historic events and locations of Jewish culture in Berlin. Libeskind has used the concepts of absence. Emptiness, and the invisible - expressions of the disappearance of Jewish culture in the city - to design the building.
    Architectures 13 Charles Garnier: The Opera Garnier
    720x400 980kbps 344.70MB
    A grand landmark designed by Charles Garnier in the Neo-Baroque style. it is regarded as one of the architectural masterpieces of its time.
    Architectures 14 Le Corbusier: The Cloister La Tourette
    720x400 1140kbps 341.16MB
    Sainte Marie de La Tourette is a Dominican priory in a valley near Lyon. France designed by the architect Le Corbusier and constructed between 1956 and 1960. La Tourette is considered one of the more important buildings of the late Modernist style.
    Architectures 15 Antoni Gaudي: The Casa Mila
    720x400 896kbps 341.86MB
    Casa Milà, better known as La Pedrera (Catalan for 'The Quarry'), is a building designed by the Catalan architect Antoni Gaudي and built in the years 1906–1910. It is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site "Works of Antoni Gaudي".
    Architectures 16 Sullivan & Adler: Auditorium Building Chicago
    720x400 1076kbps 342.00MB
    The Auditorium Building of Roosevelt University in Chicago, Illinois is one of the best-known designs of Dankmar Adler and Louis Sullivan.
    Architectures 17 Alvar Aalto: The Community Center of Sنynنtsalo Finland
    720x400 960kbps 340.24MB
    The Sنynنtsalo Town Hall is a multifunction building complex designed by Alvar Aalto, It was completed in 1951. The complex houses the local council, a library, government offices and residential spaces.
    Architectures 18 Claude-Nicolas Ledoux : The Saline of Arc-et-Senans
    720x400 1117kbps 341.26MB
    The Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans is considered Ledoux's masterpiece. The initial building work was conceived as the first phase of a large and grandiose scheme for a new ideal city.
    Architectures 19 Pierre Chareu: Maison de Verre
    720x400 1137kbps 340.94MB
    The Maison de Verre (French for House of Glass) was built from 1928 to 1931 in Paris. France. Constructed in the early modern style of architecture, the house's design emphasized three primary traits: honesty of materials, variable transparency of forms, and juxtaposition of "industrial" materials and fixtures with a more traditional style of home décor.
    Architectures 20 Jean Prouvé: The House of Jean Prouvé
    720x400 1231kbps 338.86MB
    Jean was born in Nancy. He grew up surrounded by the ideals and energy of his father Victor Prouvé's art collective, "l'ةcole de Nancy".
    Architectures 21 Toyo Ito: The Sendaï Media Center
    720x400 930kbps 340.39MB
    The Mediatheque is located on a tree-lined avenue in Sendai, its transparent facade allowing for the revelation of diverse activities that occur within the building.
    Architectures 22 The Abby Sainte Foy de Conques
    720x400 1141kbps 340.12MB
    The Sainte-Foy abbey-church in Conques was a popular stop for pilgrims on their way to Santiago de Compostela. in what is now Spain. Its construction was begun on the foundations of a smaller earlier basilica, directed by the abbot Odolric (1031-1065) and completed around the year 1120. It was built in Romanesque style.
    Architectures 23 Frank O Gehry: The Bilbao Guggenheim Museum
    720x400 1214kbps 338.83MB
    The new Guggenheim Museum Bilbao composition continues a curvaceous, free-form sculptural style that has become a Gehry signature.
    Architectures 24 The Alhambra
    704x398 1985kbps 443.06MB
    Worried their dynasty would disappear, the Nasrid sultans made the Alhambra a paradise lost. dedicated to poetry and beauty.
    Architectures 25 The House of Sugimoto
    704x398 1583kbps 364.70MB
    Built in Kyoto in 1743, this traditional Japanese architectural masterpiece portrays a different understanding of architecture and building. The Sugimoto Residence is built in the traditional wooden Kyoto townhouse style with sliding wooden doors (kyokoushi and dekoushi), inuyarai (which prevents dogs from leaving their "mark") and second-floor windows made in the tsuchinuri (stucco) style.
    Architectures 26 Adalderto Libera: The Reception & Congress Building Rome
    704x398 1983kbps 442.58MB
    In the most ambitious of the Mussolini regime buildings. leader of Italy's modern movement Adalberto Libera attempted the impossible combination of fascism with modernity. The Palace of Conferences represents the melting of modern technologies and materials with the classic inspiration that was requested during the Fascism.
    Architectures 27 Kenzo Tange: The Yoyogo Olympic Gymnasiums
    704x398 1865kbps 417.37MB
    For the 1964 Olympic Games in Tokyo. Kenzo Tange designed 2 concrete gymnasiums expressing movement.
    Architectures 28 Andrea Palladio: The Villa Barbaro (Villa di Maser)
    704x394 1758kbps 403.88MB
    By inventing the villa, a new type of housing, which was half palace and half farm. Andrea Palladio sought to combine aesthetics with utility. This rigorous and innovative approach was to have a lasting influence on Western architecture.
    Architectures 29 Zaha Hadid: Phaeno Building as Landscape
    704x394 1565kbps 368.05MB
    The sculptural power of a 'science centre' in which the plan is a landscape ' the landscape of Zaha Hadid's experiences.

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