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Steve McQueen: A Master of Architecture in Film

Steve McQueen: A Master of Architecture in Film
Steve McQueen: A Master of Architecture in Film, Plantation in "12 Years a Slave". Image Courtesy of indienyc.com
Plantation in "12 Years a Slave". Image Courtesy of indienyc.com

"In a career that is still taking shape, the 44-year-old McQueen has already done more to make me rethink the relationship between the built environment and the camera than almost anybody in Hollywood." So says Christopher Hawthorne in his latest for the LA Times, where he examines the body of work of Steve McQueen - the director of Hunger, Shame, and the Oscar-winning 12 Years A Slave - and explores how McQueen "takes up architectural symbols in a sustained and strategic way." Read the fascinating article at the LA Times.

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Cite: Vanessa Quirk. "Steve McQueen: A Master of Architecture in Film" 05 Mar 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/482844/architecture-as-symbol-in-the-work-of-steve-mcqueen/> ISSN 0719-8884

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