This title explores contemporary architecture, including up-to-date projects and newcomers to the architectural scene.
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Here are just a few of the projects that are featured in the new book:
· A shelter for the needy made out of sandbags · "Nomadic Museum" made by Shigeru Ban out of shipping containers · A tree house in Germany · Extraordinary museums that will never be built in Lausanne and Guadalajara · New Museums that have been built by Gehry, Mansilla and Tuñón, or Richard Meier · BMW Central Building in Leipzig by Zaha Hadid · Allianz Arena by Herzog & de Meuron · Wedding Chapel in Japan · Design hotels in Berlin and Saõ Paulo or Cerro Paranal, Chile · Library in Seattle by Rem Koolhaas/OMA · Houses in Mexico City, Saõ Paulo, Corsica, Hiroshima, or Great Mackerel Beach, Australia · Spoon des Neiges by Patrick Jouin · A tower that will grow like a tree in New York · With-it architects like David Adjaye, Caramel, Graftlab, Jakob +MacFarlane, Asymptote or Lewis Tsurumaki Lewis · Artists who take on architectural space like Frank Stella or Bill Viola, or architects who are interested in art like Peter Eisenman · The E-House, architecture that is greener than green · From the Minimal (David Chipperfield and John Pawson) to the decidedly exotic (Longitude 131, Uluru-Kata National Park, Northern Territory, Australia)About the Author:
Philip Jodidio (born 1954) studied art history and economics at Harvard University, and was editor-in-chief of the leading French art journal Connaissance des Arts for over two decades. He has published numerous articles and books on contemporary architecture, including TASCHEN's Architecture Now! series, Building a New Millennium, and monographs on Tadao Ando, Renzo Piano, Santiago Calatrava, Norman Foster, Richard Meier, and Alvaro Siza, and is internationally recognized as one of the most popular writers on the subject of architecture.
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Descripción Taschen, London, 2004. Softcover. Estado de conservación: New. Estado de la sobrecubierta: New. First Edition Thus. First Printing. Publisher's full paper binding, white lettering on spine, illustrated endpapers. Illustrated with color photographs. Encased in original glossy wraps. Both the volume and the unclipped dust jacket are in perfect, unmarked condition. NEW/NEW. Color Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 303 pp. Nº de ref. de la librería 17865
Descripción Estado de conservación: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Nº de ref. de la librería 97838228606561.0