Item description for New Classicists: Ken Tate Architect, Selected Houses Volume Two by Graves Nelson...
Following the success of Ken Tate's first volume is this book of more beautiful homes. Tate's designs spring from an intensive study of his clients and locales in which they have chosen to build. They demonstrate his obvious love of traditions of architecture which is evident in each home, which is beautifully illustrated through colour photographs. The character and the preferences of his patrons have led him to create residences in a wide variety of styles. The common language is decidedly Classical and all are impeccably researched and executed. All owe their grace and coherence to Tate's knowledge of this tradition but Tate's personal interpretation and intellectual rigors allow each building to stand apart as an individual work of art: beautiful, livable and utterly engaging. Inside Northside magazine said recently in an article about Ken Tate: Perhaps no prominent architect today has a greater stylistic range. As Tate's biography explains, he began his development as a traditionalist whil
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 11.3" Width: 11.3" Height: 1.4" Weight: 5.4 lbs.
Release Date Oct 25, 2006
Publisher Images Publishing Dist A/C
ISBN 1920744436 ISBN13 9781920744434
Reviews - What do customers think about New Classicists: Ken Tate Architect, Selected Houses Volume Two?
good Dec 14, 2007
good and nice book unfortunately it wasn't properly protected and it arrived a bit damaged like some of the other books that came in the order Hope next time I receive an order with better handling and shipping
Ken Tate Architect May 12, 2007
The projects shown are extremely well executed.
The book combines photographs and drawings in a way that allows the reader to actually learn something about residential design.