№3(59)
September 2017
ISSN
1990-4126

Russian

«Architecton: proceedings of higher education» № 43 September 2013

Theory of architecture


Babina Elena S.

PhD student, Chair of Museum Business and Monument Conservation.
Research supervisor: Professor A.S. Drikker, DSc. (Cultural Studies).
Saint-Petersburg State University,
Saint-Petersburg, Russia, e-mail: calinerie@mail.ru

AUTHENTICITY: THE LAMP OF ARCHITECTURE DYING OUT


The article deals with the problem of loss by architectural monuments of their initial value characteristic - authenticity. On the basis of the axiological approach, the author analyses implications arising from the replacement of original buildings by modern replicas and outlines ways to overcome the authenticity crisis.

Key words: architecture monuments, remakes, historical buildings, value of architectural objects



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