Title: The Umwelt as a Project. Designs of the Urban Milieu in the Age of Bio-Power
Authors: Villa, Riccardo Matteo  
Category: Original Research Article
Keywords: Architecture History; Modern Architecture; Biopower; Biopolitics; Ludwig Hilberseimer; Frank Lloyd Wright; Michel Foucault; History and Theory of Modern Architecture
Issue Date: Oct-2019
Journal: OASE. Journal for Architecture 
Abstract: 
Besides their differences, Hilberseimer´s vision of the metropolis and Wright´s organic architecture seem both to respond to the loss of a clear urban figure; in their designs the project of the city shifts from a total planning to the conception of its organic `cell´. The city is re-invented as a milieu, a metabolic space of flows and transformations that goes along with a novel way of government, described by Foucault as `bio-power´
DOI: 10.34726/741
ISSN: 0169-6238
Organisation: E259-04 - Forschungsbereich Architekturtheorie und Technikphilosophie 
License: Urheberrechtsschutz 1.0
Publication Type: Article
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