Tadao Ando ; the colours of light volume 1 (2nd edition)

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An exquisite work of art in its own right, this book is the result of ten years' collaboration between the English photographer Richard Pare and the internationally renowned Japanese architect Tadao Ando. This new edition features all the same extraordinary photographs, completely remastered from the original negatives, bringing this beautiful volume back to life. Pare's remarkable images shed new light on this important body of work, while Ando's original line drawings and sketches provide unparalleled insight into his creative process.
- Tadao Ando is Japan's leading contemporary architect. Working primarily in structural concrete, Ando's impact on world architecture cannot be overstated. Among his many accolades, he received the Pritzker Prize in 1995.
Richard Pare is consulting curator of photography for the Canadian Center for Architecture and has exhibited at the Art Institute of Chicago and the Museum of Modern Art in New York.
Key Selling Points - This unique volume explores the atmosphere and life of legendary Japanese architect Tadao Ando's spaces through their shade and light:
A technique which Ando himself has applauded - Featuring portraits of 27 of Ando's buildings, including the notable Kidosaki House of 1986 in Tokyo; the Church on the Water of 1988 in Hokkaido; and the 1995 Meditation Space for UNESCO in Paris - Digitally reworked high-resolution photography bring new life to Pare's original photos - Includes a detailed appendix for each project alongside personal drawings by Tadao Ando

Rayons : Arts et spectacles > Architecture / Urbanisme > Biographies / Monographies

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  • Disponibilité

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  • Nombre de pages

    264 Pages

  • Longueur

    29 cm

  • Largeur

    25 cm

  • Épaisseur

    3.2 cm

  • Poids

    2 126 g

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