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Herzog & de Meuron 1978-1988: The Complete Works (Volume 1) [Hardcover]

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Herzog & de Meuron gehren zu den international bedeutendsten Architekten unserer Zeit. Der jngste Auftrag fr die neue Tate Gallery in London hat das einem breiteren Publikum ebenso signalisiert wie groe Ausstellungen in Tokio, New York und Paris. Die Gesamtausgabe im Birkhuser-Verlag fr Architektur trgt diesem herausragenden Stellenwert Rechnung und stellt das Werk in seinem. Band 1 dokumentiert die ersten elf Jahre, 1978-88 von Herzog & de Meuron. Das pragmatische Denken fr einen spezifischen Ort und Zweck in der sich rasch wandelnden Gegenwart, das den architektonischen Diskurs von Herzog & de Meuron in besonderer Weise auszeichnet, wird im Buch durch verschiedene theoretische Beitrge abgesttzt. Die zentralen Projekte werden ausfhrlich vorgestellt. Im Anhang findet sich eine Chronologie aller 47 Werknummern von 1978-1988 mit przisen technischen und bibliografischen Angaben.

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Pages   238
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 1" Width: 10" Height: 13.25"
Weight:   3.55 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Sep 23, 1997
Publisher   Birkhäuser Basel
ISBN  3764356162  
ISBN13  9783764356163  

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swiss  Sep 15, 2007
When we're talking of a swiss publisher and a swiss architect
any comment is too little

Louis Loizou
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The Best Book ...  May 14, 2000
Probably this is the best book I've seen on the works of Herzog & De Meuron. This book provides detailed information on the projects and finished buildings, asweel as project drawings and coments by the architects themselves. Every project is profoundly illustrated and commented (6-7 pages per building). Not very commonly, the plans and sections have reference to their presentation scale. The text by Gerard Mack is satistying (although not the best thing in the book), but having everything you need to judge for yourself (excelent photographs, plans and drawings), you hardly need any explanation. For the ones wanting the whole information, all the volumes of this series come with every project and building by the office, indexed in an appendix with one or two images and a short text. Plus the design is simple and beautiful and the information is right where you need it. If you really like this team of swiss architects' work, this book is a good choice.

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