The Art Of The Airport: The World's Most Beautiful Terminals by Alexander GutzmerThe Art Of The Airport: The World's Most Beautiful Terminals by Alexander Gutzmer

The Art Of The Airport: The World's Most Beautiful Terminals

byAlexander Gutzmer, Laura Frommberg, Stefan Eiselin

Hardcover | October 6, 2016

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Three quarters of a million people are in a plane somewhere right now. Many millions travel by air each day. For most of us, the experience of being in an airport is to be endured rather than appreciated, with little thought for the quality of the architecture. No matter how hard even the world's best architects have tried, it is difficult to make a beautiful airport.

And yet such places do exist. Cathedrals of the jet age that offer something of the transcendence of flight even in an era of mass travel and budget fares. Here are twenty-one of the most beautiful airports in the world.

Alexander Gutzmer is the chief editor of the architecture magazineBaumeister and editorial director at the publisher Callwey. He also teaches at the Department of Corporate Communications at the Quadriga Hochschule Berlin.Laura Frommberg and Stefan Eiselin are business journalists and publishers of the largest German language blog on t...
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Title:The Art Of The Airport: The World's Most Beautiful TerminalsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:192 pages, 11.25 × 10 × 0.75 inPublished:October 6, 2016Publisher:Frances LincolnLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0711238413

ISBN - 13:9780711238411

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