Destination Architecture (Pre-order)

The Essential Guide to 1000 Contemporary Buildings

This title will be shipped from 27 November

Phaidon Editors


Price: USD$29.95

The definitive architecture travel guide that lets you visit 1,000 of today's most must-see contemporary buildings – whether at home or on the road

Featuring 1,000 of today's most compelling buildings by the world's finest architects, Destination: Architecture is an unparalleled and comprehensive resource for anyone wanting to get more out of their travels. No journey, from a long weekend to a long-haul trip, would be complete without this expertly curated 'who's who' of the most exciting architecture in the world. Each building is illustrated with a single image and accompanied by a brief description, with addresses, websites, and opening details. It's the best way to find and enjoy contemporary built culture on every continent.


Format: Flexibound
Size: 184 x 124 mm (7 1/4 x 4 7/8 in)
Pages: 560 pp
Illustrations: 1000 illustrations
ISBN: 9780714875354

Conceived and edited by Phaidon editors

"[I]f your architectural leanings skew more contemporary than classic, take note of Destination Architecture... A compendium of 1,000 of the world's most daringly modern edifices."—The Wall Street Journal

"Are bricks and mortar ever worth travelling for? Most definitely, says publisher Phaidon... Destination Architecture rounds up 1,000 contemporary buildings worth packing for."—Atlas (Abu Dhabi)

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