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By Tomà Berlanda

ISBN-10: 0415836212

ISBN-13: 9780415836210

ISBN-10: 0415836220

ISBN-13: 9780415836227

Architectural Topographies is a severe dictionary for architects and panorama architects within which the image lexicon will be learn from a starting, the floor, to a end, the categorical case reviews. intended as a device that will help you realize, examine, select, and invent ideas, the book's key terms discuss with the actual and fabric courting among development and floor; to the place and the way the hyperlink is outfitted; to the factors, tools, and instruments used to understand and rework the floor; and to the potential methods to where and their implications at the approach the earth is touched.

Fifty case reports via forty-six of the best architects of the former hundred years are represented all through in sectional drawings which position the structures alongside an identical floor airplane to demonstrate how the major phrases could be mixed and to teach each one architect's place on their outfitted paintings on the subject of the entire others.

Includes tasks through Alvar Aalto; Tadao Ando; Gunnar Asplund; Atelier Bow-Wow; João Batista Vilanova Artigas; Patrick Berger; Mario Botta; Marcel Breuer; Erik Bryggman; Gonçalo Byrne; David Chipperfield; Le Corbusier; Sverre Fehn; Aurelio Galfetti, plants Ruchat, and Ivo Trumpy; Dick Van Gameren; Herzog and De Meuron; Steven Holl; Arne Jacobsen; Kengo Kuma; Anne Lacaton and Jean Philippe Vassal; Adalberto Libera; Frank Lloyd Wright; Paulo Mendes da Rocha; Ludwig Mies van der Rohe; Enric Miralles and Carme Pinos; Glenn Murcutt; Juan Navarro Baldeweg; Sheila O’Donnell and John Tuomey; Jan Olav Jensen and Børre Skodvin; John Pawson; Giuseppe Perugini, Mario Fiorentino, and Nello Aprile; Renzo Piano; Georges-Henry Pingusson; Rudolph Schindler; Roland Simounet; Alvaro Siza; Luigi Snozzi; Alejandro de l. a. Sota; Eduardo Souto de Moura; Alison Smithson and Peter Smithson; Fernando Tavora; Jørn Utzon; Livio Vacchini; Francesco Venezia, Roberto Collovà, and Marcella Aprile; Amancho Williams; and Peter Zumthor.

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