Architecture Now!

Architecture Now More than ever before architecture at the beginning of the st century is changing and evolving at lightning speed Appropriated chewed up mulled over digested contemplated and contorted gatheri
  • Title: Architecture Now!
  • Author: Philip Jodidio
  • ISBN: 9783822860656
  • Page: 131
  • Format: Paperback
  • Architecture Now!
    More than ever before, architecture at the beginning of the 21st century is changing and evolving at lightning speed Appropriated, chewed up, mulled over, digested, contemplated, and contorted gathering up along the way fashion, ecology, politics, and art architectural concepts become veritable things unto themselves in the present tense As astoundingly diverse as coMore than ever before, architecture at the beginning of the 21st century is changing and evolving at lightning speed Appropriated, chewed up, mulled over, digested, contemplated, and contorted gathering up along the way fashion, ecology, politics, and art architectural concepts become veritable things unto themselves in the present tense As astoundingly diverse as contemporary architecture is, most importantly it is a reflection of what s happening right now all over the world, in people s minds and in the global collective consciousness The many faces of world architecture today make for a mind expanding book Here you ll find the most recent work of over 60 architects and firms, including familiar names such as O Gehry, Meier, Ando, Foster, and Starck, as well as a host of newcomers sure to be the architecture celebrities of future generations Highlights include Jakob MacFarlane s morphological Restaurant at the Centre Georges Pompidou, Diller Scofidio s Blur Building proposal for the International Expo 2001 in Switzerland an ovular structure suspended over a lake, encapsulated by a fine mist of water, creating the look of a cloud hovering over the lake , and Herzog de Meuron s remarkable Tate Modern Proving that contemporary architecture is not limited to physical building design, New York firm Asymptote s Guggenheim Virtual Museum is also included, a place where visitors can take a cyber stroll through rooms that are designed to be compelling spatial environments Presented alphabetically by architect or firm, Architecture Now can be used like a reference guide, with extensive photographs and illustrations, biographical and contact information for designers, and a careful selection of today s most influential architects.
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  • True Taschen big, colorful pictures short, crafted text Overall, I enjoyed the broad selection, even so since I ve seen many of these in person Wonderful Berger Parkkinen, the Nordic Embassies Santiago Calatrava, all Alberto Campo Baeza, the plaza at the upper floor of the Center for Innovative Technologies BIT Gehry s EMP Jose Rafael Moneo, all Neutelings Riedijk s building at the Utrecht University and Williams and Tsien s Rifkind House On the negatives, the selection for the Netherlands coul [...]



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