CONTEMPORARY CLASSICAL ARCHITECTURE: JOHN B. MURRAY

CONTEMPORARY CLASSICAL ARCHITECTURE: JOHN B. MURRAY
Publication Date: 
September 18, 2018
Format: 
Hardcover
Publisher: 
Trim Size: 
11.7in. x 9.6in. x 1.1in.
ISBN: 
9781580935036
About This Item: 
Through this presentation of fifteen residences, John B Murray demonstrates the successful juxtaposition of classical elements in a contemporary context John B Murray is a recognized leader in adapting classical design principles for contemporary life, creating elegant and gracious urban and country residences His firm, John B Murray Architect, is committed to a timeless aesthetic, a simplicity of form, and superb craftsmanship enriched by an inventive interpretation of classical details In Contemporary Classical Architecture, Murray reveals an extraordinary mastery of the classical vocabulary and a sensitivity to proportion and scale Within that framework, he inserts the comforts of contemporary living in a way that is seamless and completely logical The projects range from Fifth Avenue apartments with breathtaking terraces and Central Park views to a rambling shingle style house in the Hamptons and a pristine neoclassical retreat in Dutchess County to the restoration of the President's House at a New England university John B Murray Architect has received multiple Stanford White and Palladio awards, and the work is published regularly in Luxe, Veranda, Elle Décor, and other shelter magazines
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HC

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