London: On The Road Architectural Guides

December 4, 2020|
London: On The Road Architectural Guides by Andrea Nastri
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• The second edition of this contemporary guide to the architecture of London featuring new insights and new itineraries • Includes general information about London, and useful tips for travelers • The book''s jacket opens into a map, marking the locations of the architectural works and interesting sites to visit This publication is the second edition of the London Architecture Guide and features new insights and new itineraries. The architectural and cultural expansion of the largest city in Western Europe is constantly evolving, confirming year after year its multi-ethnic and innovative soul. The city presents itself as a set of extraordinary buildings, created by internationally renowned architects, which coexist harmoniously, unmistakably characterizing its skyline. The itineraries featured include about 80 architectural works, both historical and contemporary, which are fully illustrated with images, drawings and descriptions, and are marked on the front of the map with a reference number corresponding to the section in the book and the icon on the back of the map. The guide also provides information about museums, libraries, institutions, movie theatres, restaurants and gathering places. Among others, the project selection includes works by Allies and Morrison, Arup Associates, Ateliers Jean Nouvel, Avery Associates, Foster + Partners, Grimshaw Architects, Herzog & De Meuron, James Stirling, Jestico + Whiles, John Mc Aslan + Partners, Stanton Williams, OMA, Renzo Piano Building Workshop, Richard Rogers Partnership, Stanton Williams Architects, Studio Daniel Libeskind, Wilkinson Eyre Architects, Zaha Hadid Architects.
Andrea Nastri, architect and journalist, is involved in research in modern and contemporary architecture and collaborates with Italian and international magazines and publishing houses specialized in this field. Giuliana Vespere, architect, has written articles and essays on contemporary architecture published in specialized books and ...
Title:London: On The Road Architectural Guides
Product dimensions:224 pages, 6.43 X 4.72 X 0.55 in
Shipping dimensions:224 pages, 6.43 X 4.72 X 0.55 in
Published:December 4, 2020
Publisher:Forma Edizioni
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9788855210416

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