Entirely self-educated, Tadao Ando is considered Japan's leading architect and his sublime buildings are located all over the world. This book profiles ninety of Ando's projects across the globe from the mid 1990s to today, including museums, convention centres, factories, shrines, residences, and corporate headquarters. Each building is beautifully photographed and is accompanied by drawings, sketches, plans, materials from the architect's own studio, and in-depth commentary. In addition, Ando has written an enlightening essay on his work. An up-to-date collection of Ando's works from the past fifteen years, this elegant book will please all fans of modern architecture.
Number of Pages: 526
Publication Date: 31 Dec 2010
Publication City, Country: Munich, Germany
Dimensions (cm): 24(H) x 22(L)
Author BiographyFRANCESCO DAL CO is an author, architect and Professor of Architectural History at the Institute of Architecture in Venice.