In recent months in France, I saw this book systematically in all bookshops. Rudy Riccioti is a French architect who is now more popular than ever, especially with the opening of MuCEM, (a project to mark the cultural capital of Marseille) and by his provocative personality. The Rudy Ricciotti's book, "L'architecture est un sport de combat " is an interesting reflection on the contemporary condition of his architecture and...
Now you can get the work of a life of a pioneer of graphic arts, a forgotten genius, Fritz Kahn. Published by the known TASCHEN, available at an affordable price!
It comes to us the Spanish translation a Hal Foster´s book, published in October 2011, The Art-Architecture Complex. This interesting book analyzes in 10 trials the link between architecture and the plastic arts, analyzing some of the most recognized architect in the world. He makes a thoughtful pose that the art becomes in architecture and the architecture becomes in art. Definitely a great book.
Harald F. Müller prints images on perforated sheets of metal on the interior walls of Zurich's Prime Tower, the photographs include Constructivists works , modernist and the latest scientific research.
Walk With Me team works in the opposite direction of any truistic map. Their plans, which still does the job of a conventional map, have an added aesthetic value, transforming themselves in unique objects. They try to making a beautiful object out of the maps, "which instead of going to waste ends up hung on a wall".