A landmark publication on two of the greatest designers of the twentieth century, 'Eames on Design' is an essential design manifesto that is both inspiring and insightful. The texts are illustrated with original photographs and drawings, many of which have never been published before.
A guide to the great buildings and structures of the modern age from around the world. It discusses over 470 structures from those regarded as classics of modern architecture such as L'Institut du Monde Arab in Paris and the Sydney Opera House, to buildings such as the Swiss Re building in London and the Parliamentary Library in New Delhi.
Paperscapes London features over 50 of the city's seminal buildings. Described in authoritative and compelling style by Sandra Lawrence, London is by turns cutting edge and ancient, refined and gritty. More than a book, the unique format of Paperscapes London transports this city of contrasts into your hands and home.
Paperscapes New York features over 50 of the city's seminal buildings. More than a book, the unique format of Paperscapes New York transports this instantly recognizable skyline into your hands and home.
British architect Richard Rogers has been described as the last humanist, in recognition of his determination to create public spaces that encompass the diversity and complexity of the contemporary world. This book takes a look at the work of Rogers and his partners, from his early career in the Sixties and Seventies onwards.