Editor: Rat für Formgebung. Publisher: Birkhauser Verlag. ISBN: 9783764356163. Format: Hardback, 330 x 240 mm, 248pp.
Star architects Herzog & de Meuron have established themselves as one of today's leading international practices. Spanning the years 1978-1988, this volume traces the development of their early work and the basis upon which the large-scale projects of the following years would be based. This is an insider's look into this renowned firm's initial design processes, plans, and sketches accompanied by essays that reveal the influence of Herzog & de Meuron on contemporary architectural thinking.