Mchap Book One: The Americas by Fabrizio GallantiMchap Book One: The Americas by Fabrizio Gallanti

Mchap Book One: The Americas

EditorFabrizio Gallanti

Paper over Board | December 1, 2016

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MCHAP: The Americas brings together leading architects and academics in a dialogue exploring the current state of architecture throughout the Americas and analyzes themes raised by the seven finalist projects (designed by Herzog & de Meuron, Álvaro Siza, Steven Holl Architects, OMA/ LMN - Rem Koolhaas and Joshua Prince-Ramus, Smiljan RadiÄ, Cristián Undurraga, Rafael Iglesia) from the inaugural Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize recognizing the best built works in the Americas from 2000 through 2013.

The book includes contributions from the inaugural MCHAP jury (IITAC Dean Wiel Arets, Kenneth Frampton, Jorge Francisco Liernur, Dominique Perrault, Sarah Whiting) as well as essays by Fabrizio Gallanti, Pedro Alonso, Luis Castañeda, Felipe Correa, Pier Paolo Tamburelli, Horacio Torrent, Molly Wright Steenson, Mimi Zeiger.

Co-published with IITAC Press.
Fabrizio Gallanti, Editor, has wide-raging and international experience in architectural design, education, publication, and exhibitions. He holds a Ph.D. in architectural design from the Politecnico di Torino (2001) and an M. Arch. from the University of Genova (1995). In 2003 he founded FIG Projects, with Francisca Insulza, an experi...
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Title:Mchap Book One: The AmericasFormat:Paper over BoardDimensions:444 pages, 10.6 × 7.9 × 0.98 inPublished:December 1, 2016Publisher:ActarLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1945150017

ISBN - 13:9781945150012

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"Part of the Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize Program (MCHAP), recognizing thebest built work in North and South America from 2000 to 2013, this book presents designs awarded with the prize, as well as documenting the themes inarchitectural production in the region, historical understanding, and the similarities between different contexts. Included are essays on themes relatedto the seven finalist projects." --ProtoView