Mini Book - Brique

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  • This book takes a new, surprising and instructive look at brick, a versatile and familiar building material. It reveals its beauty through 180 buildings dating from 3000 BC to the present day
  • The exhibition features innovative and varied buildings designed by the greatest architects of the last hundred years, including Alvar Aalto, Antoni Gaudí, Eero Saarinen, Frank Lloyd Wright, Frank Gehry, Jørn Utzon, Louis Kahn and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
  • A panorama of the most beautiful brick buildings built in the world, in Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, Uruguay, Yemen, Burma, China, Sri Lanka, not to mention North America and Europe. Each building is illustrated with a carefully selected photograph and accompanied by a rich and informative text
  • With a foreword by Dan Cruickshank, art historian and BBC presenter, who offers a personal and fascinating vision of this material
  • Brick is the sequel to the best-selling book Concrete by the same author, also published by Phaidon

Author: Wiliam Hall 

Number of pages: 224 pages 

Dimensions: 16,3x12,3x3,2

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