Item description for SOM Journal: Recent Projects by Wilfried Wang, Cecil Balmond & Kenneth Frampton...
Since 1936, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill has set the standard for corporate design practice, producing some of the most iconic buildings of the century and shaping cities throughout the world, The SOM Journal, a new, small-format publication, takes stock of the firm's most recent work in progress and brings SOM's current design research to light. Contributors include the artist Jenny Holzer, Ove/Arup & Partners engineer Cecil Balmond, the architectural critic and historian Kenneth Frampton, and architect Kesse Reiser of Reiser + Umemoto. The amply illustrated volume designed by renowned Dutch graphic designers Studio COMA frames a critical look at five current projects and includes an interview of retired SOM partner Walter Netsch, designer of the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.5" Width: 6.25" Height: 8.75" Weight: 1.1 lbs.
Release Date Jan 15, 2002
Publisher Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 3775710892 ISBN13 9783775710893
Availability 0 units.
More About Wilfried Wang, Cecil Balmond & Kenneth Frampton
Wang is Director of the Deutsches Architecture Museum in Frankfurt and Professor of Architecture at Harvard University.