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Edgy Architecture By Agata Toromanoff

Edgy Architecture

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A beautifully photographed book of more than 60 buildings constructed in the most impossible places.
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Edgy Architecture: Architecture in the Most Impossible Places by Agata Toromanoff

"We wanted this house to embrace its landscape, we designed a house that would not engage with its landscape and become landscape." - Julien De Smedt in dezeen.com. "Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you." - Frank Lloyd Wright. "I do not think that architecture is only about shelter, is only a very simple enclosure. It should be, to you, to make you think." - Zaha Hadid. This beautifully photographed book of striking buildings in impossibly difficult locations features a carefully curated selection of international projects. In 60 case studies, the authors profile houses built on cliffs, steep mountain slopes, and other treacherous places, like X house in Barcelona, Lookout in Norway, Sunflower House in Girona and many more. Discover over 60 case studies where nature and architecture show their roughest but most beautiful side.

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Edgy Architecture Reviews


'...the editors flirts with nature in an expressive but subtle way. The architects' idea is to harmonize and not dominate the landscape.' -- Living.Corriere; 'This book helps you to see how nature and architecture can show their roughest but most beautiful side.' -- The Independent;

About Agata Toromanoff


Agata Toromanoff is an art and design historian. She has worked for collectors and galleries and has curated and managed various projects in the field of contemporary art and design. She has published several successful international titles, including Sofas and Chairs by Architects with Thames and Hudson.

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NGR9789401461610
Edgy Architecture: Architecture in the Most Impossible Places by Agata Toromanoff
Agata Toromanoff
New
Hardback
Lannoo
2019-10-21
192
9401461619
9789401461610
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