Tadao Ando

Complete Works


A complete catalogue of the work of the renowned Japanese architect.


Edited by Francesco Dal Co


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Price: USD$49.95

 


Specifications

Overview
  • A complete catalogue of the work of renowned Japanese architect Tadao Ando (b.1941), an international design star
  • Examines over 100 buildings and projects, illustrated by drawings, sketches, plans and documents from the architect's studio
  • Exhaustive survey ranges from small private houses to major commissions like the Church on the Water, the Japanese Pavilion for the Expo 92 in Seville and the Naoshima Contemporary Art Museum
  • With an introduction by Francesco Dal Co and an interview with Ando by Hiroshi Maruyama
  • Includes essays on Ando's architecture by respected critics including Peter Eisenman, Kenneth Frampton, Tom Heneghan and Francois Chaslin, and selected writings by Ando himself



In The Press

'The best book to appear thus far on this major artist.' (The New York Times)

'Wonderful plans, wonderful spaces, wonderful concrete, and now it is all wonderfully presented in this blockbuster monograph.' (Interior Design)

'A quite magnificent and massive collection.' (Jerusalem Post)



About the author(s)
Francesco Dal Co is Professor of Architectural History at the University Institute of Architecture in Venice. He was Director of the architecture section of the 1991 Venice Biennale.


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