0

Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Edgy Architecture: Architecture in the Most Impossible Places by Agata Toromanoff

"We wanted this house to embrace its landscape, we designed a house that would not engage with its landscape and become landscape." - Julien De Smedt in dezeen.com. "Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you." - Frank Lloyd Wright. "I do not think that architecture is only about shelter, is only a very simple enclosure. It should be, to you, to make you think." - Zaha Hadid. This beautifully photographed book of striking buildings in impossibly difficult locations features a carefully curated selection of international projects. In more than 60 case studies, the authors profile houses built on cliffs, steep mountain slopes, and other treacherous places, like X house in Barcelona, Lookout in Norway, and the Capital Hill Residence of Zaha Hadid in Russia. The photographs were taken expressly for this book, and feature interior images and plans. AUTHOR: Agata Toromanoff is an art and design historian. She has worked for collectors and galleries and has curated and managed various projects in the field of contemporary art and design. She has published several successful international titles, including Sofas and Chairs by Architects with Thames and Hudson. SELLING POINTS: Architecture built in impossible locations, drawing from work by the best architects in the world A beautiful gift and coffee table book for architecture lovers 160 colour, 40 b/w images

Buy Edgy Architecture: Architecture in the Most Impossible Places by Agata Toromanoff from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9789401461610
Format: Hardback
(270mm x 210mm x mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: Lannoo
Publisher: Lannoo
Publish Date: 21-Oct-2019
Country of Publication: Belgium

Book Reviews - Edgy Architecture: Architecture in the Most Impossible Places by Agata Toromanoff

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Edgy Architecture: Architecture in the Most Impossible Places book by Agata Toromanoff and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


A Preview for this title is currently not available.