Architecture Books – Week 48/2021
Last week on A Daily Dose of Architecture Books:
MAD Rhapsody, by Ma Yansong, published by Rizzoli Electa.
MAD Dinner, by MAD.exe office (Ma Yansong, Yosuke Hayano, Dang Qun); edited by Brendan McGetrick & Chen ShuYu, published by Actar Publishers.
Contemporary House India, by Robert Gregory with photographs by Edmund Sumner, published by Thames & Hudson.
Sigurd Lewerentz—Pure Aesthetics: St Mark’s Church, Stockholm, by Karin Björkquist and Sébastien Corbari, published by Park Books.
Some highlights from the "Architecture on the Page" chapter in Jaroslav Andel's Avant-Garde Page Design: 1900–1950, a 2002 book I wish I knew about and had when making Buildings in Print (click post to scroll through images):
Coming up this week on A Daily Dose of Architecture Books:
The Work: Architecture, Urban Design, Drawings and Sculptures, by Rob Krier
Santa Fe Modern: Contemporary Design in the High Desert, by Helen Thompson
Piranesi Unbound, by Carolyn Yerkes and Heather Hyde Minor
Next week I’ll be giving away a copy of my latest book, Buildings in Print: 100 Influential & Inspiring Illustrated Architecture Books, published by Prestel. Be sure to check your inbox (or your “Promotions” folder if you use Gmail) on Sunday, December 12, after 11am EST for details on your chance to win. Until then, have a great week!
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