Written by Yi, Eui-Sung
An accessible primer to the most important architectural touchstones of our time by today s leading architects and teachers of architecture.
Written by McCarter, Robert
A covetable new study on the work of Finnish architect Alvar Aalto, one of the 20th-centuries most popular and accessible masters. Clear, concise and compact, it explores all his major works, including their environmental, cultural and social contexts.
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Iñaki Ábalos and Juan Herreros established the renowned architectural firm Ábalos & Herreros in Madrid in 1984. At the time, following the end of the Franco regime, architects were valued more for their technical ability than for their contributions to theoretical research.
Written by Schezen, Roberto
Adolf Loos not only was part of the first wave of modern architecture but also served as an important source of inspiration for all architects who followed. He is emblematic of the turn-of-the-century generation that was torn between the traditional culture of the nineteenth century and the innovative modernism of the twentieth.
Written by Ralf Bock
Adolf Loos (1870-1933) was a Viennese architect known for his radical building facades. Author Ralf Bock reveals the sensuality of Loos's interior designs, demonstrating that Loos was not an architect of the "white modern movement," but rather, he fought against it.
Written by Krier, Laeon
Architect Le on Krier asks, Can a war criminal be a great artist? Speer, Adolf Hitler's architect of choice, happens to be responsible for one of the boldest architectural and urban oeuvres of modern times. First published in 1985 to an acute and critical reception, "Albert Speer: Architecture 1932-1942" is a lucid, wide-ranging study of an important neoclassical architect.
Written by Philippe Renaud
The preeminent master of unabashed wealth and opulence, Paris based Alberto Pinto is one of the world's most acclaimed interior designers. "Alberto Pinto: Moderns" offers us an intimate glimpse of Pinto's world, a world of exquisite luxury, a world in which, by Pinto's hand, elegance and abundance thrive. His clients are among the world's elite.
Written by McCarter, Robert
A comprehensive look at the life and work of one of the 20th century s most influential architects Aldo van Eyck (1918 1999) was a Dutch architect, writer, and teacher who helped redefine Modern architecture in the second half of the 20th century.
Written by Greenberg, Allan
A leading exponent of classical architecture, Allan Greenberg has drawn on a vast knowledge of ancient styles in the design of his illustrious list of projects. His work is renowned for its historically styled facades, its classical detail, and the highest level of craftsmanship.