57 Pavilions is a 21st century manual documenting architectural design research at PennDesign examining new potentials for part to whole assemblies where experiments in material expression, morphology, performance and culture fuse with advanced digital design processes and fabrication to produce fullscale architectural consequences.
ArtScience Museum Singapore explores the architecture and history of a museum that has staged large-scale exhibitions by some of the world's most famous artists, including Leonardo da Vinci, M.C. Escher, Salvador Dali, Andy Warhol and Vincent van Gogh.
Although convention and conference centers are in high demand, the competition is tough, so fresh concepts are constantly being developed. They come in a range of forms, shapes, sizes and contexts. They can form part of a hotel, an airport, a skyscraper, a mountain-chalet or stand completely on their own. This title deals with this topic.
In recent years, a range of incredible, architecturally renowned centres has been designed and built - welcoming visitors to key heritage sites, historic buildings, landscapes and monuments. Bringing together case studies of 20 award-winning centres across the UK, this book examines this relatively new but increasingly popular building type.