Toshiko Mori Architect
ISBN10: 158093191X ISBN13: 9781580931915 Contributors: Hays, Michael (Foreword) Publisher: Random House Inc Published: Jun 19 2008 Pages: 215 Weight: 2.60lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 9.75" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Founded in New York City in 1981, Toshiko Mori Architect is known for using both new and traditional materials and for integrating architecture with light and landscape. This monograph, the first on the practice, includes more than twenty-five residential, cultural, institutional, and commercial projects. The firm has designed private houses in Maine, New York, and Florida, including additions to modern residences by Paul Rudolph and Marcel Breuer. In addition, Toshiko Mori Architect specializes in exhibition designs, notably various installations of textiles and other materials at the Museum of Modern Art and the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum.