Item description for Calatrava - Public Buildings by Santiago Calatrava, Stanislaus Von Moos & Anthony Tischhauser...
Santiago Calatrava has not only revived the art of constructing bridges - his buildings as well transcend the purely functional and heighten the quality of their surroundings with their sculptural character. Calatrava first achieved recognition with the Stadelhofen train station in Zurich. His reputation grew with the completion of further innovative projects such as the Cathedral of St. John the Divine (New York), Teneriffa's concert hall and the Milwaukee Art Museum expansion project. Most recently he attracted worldwide attention with the 2004 Olympic Stadium in Athens.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1" Width: 9.5" Height: 11.5" Weight: 5.25 lbs.
Release Date Oct 1, 1998
Publisher Birkhäuser Basel
ISBN 3764356278 ISBN13 9783764356279
Availability 0 units.
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There's no one like Calatrava Jan 26, 2003
This book goes into great detail in describing some of Calatrava's greatest architectural pieces. There are photographs (night and day shots) accompanying the CAD plans. It a great book to look through and learn from.
Thorough and Informative Jan 30, 2001
One of the best books in the market describing some of Calatrava's work in detail. A book worth its price.
Awesome, out of earth architecture. May 23, 1999
Surely human architecture in outer space will quote Calatrava
Great documentation of increadible organic architecture Apr 15, 1999
One of the most unique and informitive books of architecture and what is possible within engineering today