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Richard Meier (Obras y Proyectos / Works and Projects) by Silvio Cassara

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Published by Editorial Gustavo Gili .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Individual artists,
  • Decorating - General,
  • Individual Architect,
  • Individual Architects Of The 20th Century,
  • Architecture

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13222760M
ISBN 108425216931
ISBN 109788425216930

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The seventh volume in Rizzoli”s best-selling series of monographs on the work of Richard Meier. This comprehensive volume documents Richard Meier & Partners work since , featuring thirty residential, commercial, and civic projects in a variety of locales, including Manhattan, Beverly Hills, the Hamptons, Las Vegas, Hawaii, Mexico City, Tel Aviv, Rio de Janeiro, and Tokyo, among others. Meier: Richard Meier & Partners, Complete Works (EXTRA LARGE). Richard Meier Architect was published with the assistance of the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art and the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts. The book includes an introduction by Kenneth Frampton and a Postscript by John Hejduk. This book chronicles the work of Richard Meier from to and for a short span it captures a pretty ambitious amount of projects. The first volume covered twenty years and this one captures four but is the most creative to by: 7.

On each project, Meier’s hallmarks are careful grid plans, and expansive use of white surfacing and glass. The buildings are as much beacons of brilliance from the exterior as they are temples to clarity and purpose inside. This introductory book traces Meier’s complete career . Richard Meier received his architectural training at Cornell University and established his office in New York City in Since that time, his international practice has included museums, courthouses, city halls, corporate headquarters, educational facilities, and public housing in addition to private by: 7. Meier: Richard Meier & Partners, Complete Works [Hardcover] [] ILL Ed. Philip Jodidio Jan 1, In a word,Light. Meier's ability to use light like a fine instrument is a site to behold. For those not knowledgeable of Richard Meier's masterpieces, you will be forced to become believers that although stark and sometimes serene modern architecture in his hands becomes true modern architecture lovers this is a must read/5(7).

Richard Meier (born Octo ) is an American abstract artist and architect, whose geometric designs make prominent use of the color white. A winner of the Pritzker Architecture Prize in , Meier has designed several iconic buildings including the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art, the Getty Center in Los Angeles, and San Jose City HallAwards: Pritzker Prize (), AIA Gold Medal (). Richard Meier has 57 books on Goodreads with ratings. Richard Meier’s most popular book is Misadventure. Richard Meier Sculpture, / By Richard Meier Rizzoli, Read preview Overview Encyclopedia of 20th Century Architecture | G-O - Vol. 2 By R. Stephen Sennott Fitzroy Dearborn, About this Item: Rizzoli, New York, Soft Cover. Condition: Fine. First Paperback Edition. A crisp, clean, unread copy signed by Pritzker-Prize-winning architect Richard Meier on the half title page. pp., foreword by Michael Shapiro, essays by David Shapiro, and Volker Fischer, covers the collages, sculpture, furniture, and tableware designed by the noted architect.