Contemporary Windows

Contemporary Windows

Pub. price: $45.00

ISBN10: 1840006382 ISBN13: 9781840006384 Publisher: Phaidon Published: Apr 1 2003 Pages: 176 Weight: 2.50lbs. Height: 11.00" Width: 9.00" Depth: 0.75" Language: English

Publisher's Comments

Since the late 19th century when improvements in technology allowed society to explore new aesthetic relationships between windows and buildings, architects have embraced the opportunity to use the window as a prominent architectural statement. In recent years numerous architects of note, including Rem Koolhaas, Shigeru Ban, Jean Nouvel, Richard Rogers and Frank Gehry have experimented with the window and its design potential.

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