Featuring the work of renowned architects from around the world and providing analysis of both the technical and the aesthetic importance of details in modern concrete architecture, this book presents 49 of the most recently completed and influential concrete designs for both residential and commercial architecture.
Even without being the fan of Japanese super-duo Atelier Bow-Wow that I am, I still would have been blown away after perusing the drawings in their latest book, Graphic Anatomy, at a bookstore a couple weeks ago. The thorough mix of working drawing, perspective drawing, and entourage is a novel combination of well-established drawing conventions. They're beautiful in their own right.
Architectural detailing makes a building unique, and an architect outstanding. This title provides an analysis of both the technical and the aesthetic importance of details in the development of contemporary residential architecture.
ATELIER BOW WOW Atelier Bow Wow is a Tokyo-based Architecture firm founded by Yoshiharu Tsukamoto and Momoyo Kajima in 1992. They are one of the most innovative, original and productive architecture firms of the present day. At the heart of their work is a deep curiosity in how people occupy space, and how we build relationships with one another through space. Their investigations lead them across scales - from the ephemeral communal bicycle dining experience to an analys...