Brutal London (Hardback)

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In this fun and intellectually stimulating book, readers can recreate a number of London's most renowned Brutalist buildings. Opening with an informative history of the origins and philosophy of Brutalist architecture, the book then focuses on 9 buildings, including the Barbican Estate, Robin Hood Gardens, Balfron Tower and the National Theatre. The first part of the book looks at the significance of each of these buildings, with a short chapter on each, complete with texts and images. The second part of the book consists of a series of 9 pre-cut and folded buildings, printed on heavy card stock, that readers can detach and construct with easy-to-follow instructions. At once fun and informative, this unique book offers a challenging and entertaining approach to architecture.


Product Details

  • Product code: AZIVM
  • ISBN: 9783791383002
  • Publisher: Prestel
  • Format: Hardback
  • Dimensions: 24.9cm x 28.8cm
  • Pages: 72
  • Publish date: Thu Sep 29 00:00:00 BST 2016
  • Book points: 15

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