Perspectives – Tatiana Bilbao Estudio

First published by Arquine, Mexico City Order the book at Arquine or on Amazon Located in Mexico City, Tatiana Bilbao Estudio is well known internationally for its use of traditional Mexican construction techniques, the highly sculptural effects of its buildings and its unusually collaborative approach toward each client. Founded by Tatiana Bilbao (born 1972) in […]

Solid Objectives: Order, Edge, Aura

First published by Lars Müller Publishers, Zurich Order the book at Lars Müller Publishers or on Amazon Rather than a catalog of works, Solid Objectives: Order, Edge, Aura is a visual and textual manifesto introducing an attitude towards the design and realization of architecture in an interconnected and global environment. Taking the form of a […]

Africa Modern: Creating the Contemporary Art of a Continent

First published by KT Wong Foundation, London Africa Modern: Creating the Contemporary Art of a Continent surveys the continent’s art landscape and marks the opening of Zeitz MOCAA, the first major contemporary art museum in Africa. Edited by writer and cultural commentator Ekow Eshun and designed by Wallpaper*, the book is produced in association with […]

LAB – Building a Home for Scientists

Book authored by Mark Fishman and published by Lars Müller Publishers, Zurich Order the book at Lars Müller Publishers or on Amazon Laboratories are both monasteries and space stations, redolent of the great ideas of generations past and of technologies to propel the future. Yet standard lab design has changed only little over recent years. […]

Bengal Stream – The Vibrant Architecture Scene of Bangladesh

First published by Christoph Merian Verlag, Basel Order the book at Christoph Merian Verlag or on Amazon Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, has one of the most important buildings of the 20th cen-tury: its parliamentary building by Louis I. Kahn constructed between 1961 and 1982. Little is known, however, about the local architecture scene that […]

Social Transparency: Projects on Housing

Book authored by Michael Maltzan and published by Columbia Books on Architecture and the City, New York Order the book at Columbia Books on Architecture and the City or on Amazon For the past decade, the Los Angeles architect Michael Maltzan has designed multiunit housing in a city known for its proliferation of single-family residences. […]

Serpentine Pavilion and Summer Houses 2016

First published by Serpentine Galleries London and Koening Books, London. Order the book at Serpenting Galleries, Cornerhouse Publications or Amazon. Championing the possibilities of new ideas in contemporary art since opening in 1970, the Serpentine has presented pioneering exhibitions for almost half a century, showing a wide range of work from emerging practitioners to the […]