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THE PHAIDON ATLAS OF CONTEMPORARY WORLD ARCHITECTURE


Phaidon Press, 2004
Hardcover
824 pages
4600 colour illustrations and 2400 line drawings.
ISBN: 0714843121

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The Phaidon Atlas of Contemporary World Architecture presents, in one volume, the most outstanding works of architecture from all over the world built since 1998. This book brings together over 1000 buildings from 75 countries as culturally and geographically diverse as Argentina, Botswana, China, Denmark, Egypt, France, Hungary, Israel, Mozambique, Nepal, Peru, South Africa, Turkey, the USA and more. Selected by a panel of 150 leading names in the international field of architecture, including critics, curators, journalists, academics and practicioners, the projects included range from small houses, chapels and schools to large art galleries, airports, embassies and high-rise towers.

This book is an unparalleled resource that presents an astonishingly diverse survey of world architecture; and also includes easily accessible world data on the number and location of practicing architects, architecture schools and architecture students.



 

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