2001 : building for space travel / John Zukowsky, editor ; with contributions by Rachel Armstrong ... [et al.]

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Subjects: Launch complexes (Astronautics)--Design and construction--Exhibitions
Architecture, Postmodern--Exhibitions
Space vehicles--Design and construction--Exhibitions
Space vehicles in art--Exhibitions
Astronautics--Popular works--Exhibitions
Astronautics in literature--Exhibitions
Science fiction--Illustrations--Exhibitions
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Harry N. Abrams in association with the Art Institute of Chicago, 2001
LC Classification: T, TL
Physical Description: 192 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm
Table of Contents: Foreword / James N. Wood, Ralph A. Bufano 6
Acknowledgments / John Zukowsky 8
Introduction: Architecture and Design for Space: Vision and Reality / John Zukowsky 11
The Cosmos: Perceptions of Space
Plates 1-9 24
Fly Me to the Moon: Lunar Voyages in Literature and Film / Johann N. Schmidt 32
Red Stars and Rocket Ships: Space Flight and the Cosmos in Early Soviet Culture / Scott W. Palmer 39
Eye on the Sky: From Astronomy to Astronautics at World's Fairs and Theme Parks / David Brodherson 45
Conflict and the Conquest of Space
Plates 10-65 54
Shooting the Moon: Icons of Space Photography / Peter Bacon Hales 96
On the Threshold of Space: Norman Rockwell's Longest Step / Anne Collins Goodyear 102
The Vostok Cosmonauts: Training the New Soviet Person / Deane Simpson 108
Airpower Doctrine and Hypersonic Technology: A Political History of the Dyna-Soar / Roy F. Houchin II 114
Selling Space: Corporate Identity and Space Imagery / Leonard Rau 124
Exploration and Inhabitation of the Wilderness
Plates 66-94 130
Challenging the Conventions of Science Fiction: The Design of the International Space Station / Howard E. McCurdy 150
Spaceships of the Imagination in Collier's and 2001 / Frederick I. Ordway III 156
Architecture in Motion: The Interior Design of Skylab / Rebecca Dalvesco 162
Gravity, Space, and Architecture / Theodore W. Hall 168
The Future of Space Tourism / Rachel Armstrong 175
App. A Biographical Glossary of Architects, Aerospace Engineers, and Designers / Thomas Foltz 180
App. Guide to Museums and Institutions with Space-Related Collections / Dennis Parks 184
About the Contributors 187
Index 188
Photograph Credits 192
Alternate Titles: Portion of title: Building for space travel
Additional Authors: Zukowsky, John, 1948-
Armstrong, Rachel
Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Flight (Seattle, Wash.)
Notes: LCCN: 00058278
ISBN: 0810944901
ISBN: 0865591881
Catalog of an exhibition sponsored by the Art Institute of Chicago and the Museum of Flight in Seattle
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 44550592
ISBN/ISSN: 0810944901
0865591881