Ruin and redemption in architecture

This compelling book brings to life the fascinating stories behind high-profile projects such as the High line in New York, Tate modern in London, the Prada campus in Milan, and zeitz mocaa in Cape town, as well as extraordinary lesser-known abandoned – and regenerated – spaces around the world iconic work from stars of the 20th century, including Marcel Breuer, Louis Sullivan, and Frank Lloyd Wright – as well as extraordinary transformations by such contemporary masters as Jean Nouvel, OMA, Thomas heatherwick, and Herzog & de Meuron buildings included range from Majestic Victorian gas Holder, imposing railway stations, factories, world War II Flak Towers and Bunkers to Gothic churches and Belle Époque the a ter with a Foreword by Dylan thuras, co-founder of Atlas obscura, a guide to the world's most obscure places.

Book Details

Book Title: Ruin and redemption in architecture

Book Author: Vv.Aa

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ISBN: 0714878022