By Tomà Berlanda
Architectural Topographies is a severe dictionary for architects and panorama architects within which the picture lexicon might be learn from a starting, the floor, to a end, the explicit case experiences. intended as a device that can assist you recognize, examine, decide on, and invent suggestions, the book's keywords check with the actual and fabric courting among building and flooring; to the place and the way the hyperlink is equipped; to the factors, equipment, and instruments used to understand and remodel the floor; and to the potential ways to where and their implications at the manner the earth is touched.
Fifty case experiences via forty-six of the best architects of the former hundred years are represented all through in sectional drawings which position the constructions alongside an analogous flooring aircraft to demonstrate how the main phrases should be mixed and to teach every one architect's place on their outfitted paintings on the subject of the entire others.
Includes tasks by way of 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, vegetation 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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Architectural Topographies: A Graphic Lexicon of How Buildings Touch the Ground by Tomà Berlanda