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The Resource Spaced out : radical environments of the psychedelic sixties, Alastair Gordon

Spaced out : radical environments of the psychedelic sixties, Alastair Gordon

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Spaced out : radical environments of the psychedelic sixties
Title
Spaced out
Title remainder
radical environments of the psychedelic sixties
Statement of responsibility
Alastair Gordon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The utopian sixties inspired revolutionary and alternative ways to live, love, and entertain--and equally radical spaces to do it in. Stimulated by the psychedelic drug culture, rebel designers and architects distorted space to create womblike coves and isolation chambers, forging a spatial vocabulary that still reverberates today. At the same time, the tune-in-turn-on-drop-out message lured youths into far-flung communes, often under the roofs of brightly painted geodesic domes draped and tie-dyed fabric. Idealistic and anarchic enclaves with names like Drop City and Morning Star redefined the concept of community, inventing a wildly spontaneous way of building and dwelling
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Gordon, Alastair
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Dwellings
  • Architecture, Domestic
  • Hippies
  • Communal living
  • Nineteen sixties
  • United States
Label
Spaced out : radical environments of the psychedelic sixties, Alastair Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Crash pads, hippie communes, infinity machines, and other"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-295) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
166387917
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
302 pages
Isbn
9780847831050
Lccn
2007926997
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Spaced out : radical environments of the psychedelic sixties, Alastair Gordon
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Crash pads, hippie communes, infinity machines, and other"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-295) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
166387917
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
302 pages
Isbn
9780847831050
Lccn
2007926997
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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