Publisher: Birkhauser Verlag, ISBN: 9783035617153, Editor: Rat für Formgebung, Format: Paperback, 330 x 240 mm, 248pp
On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the worldwide leading architectural practice Herzog & de Meuron, Birkhauser are publishing the first volume of the Complete Works in an accessible paperback edition. The reprint, in original format, comprehensively presents all buildings and designs from the firm's beginnings in 1978 up to the year 1988. The development of the practice through their early years can be tracked in fascinating documents from the time. 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.