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Glenn Murcutt : A Singular Architectual Practice

Haig Beck and Jackie Cooper

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ISBN 10: 1876907754 / ISBN 13: 9781876907754
Published by The Images Publishing Group, Victoria, 2003
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Title: Glenn Murcutt : A Singular Architectual ...

Publisher: The Images Publishing Group, Victoria

Publication Date: 2003

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

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Glenn Murcutt is one of the world s most celebrated living architects, and is widely hailed as Australia s architect laureate. He was awarded the Pritzker Prize in May 2002, and is one of only seven recipients of the prestigious Alvar Aalto Medal. This astounding volume is the most up-to-date book on Murcutt s work. Full-colour photography, much of it supplied from the architect s own private collection, and a comprehensive selection of drawings and concept sketches, are complemented by Glenn s own notes, and the insightful commentary of internationally recognised architectural editors, Professor Haig Beck and Jackie Cooper. This book explores buildings and projects drawn from a wide variety of contexts: coastal, mountainous, tropical and desert, not to mention urban. Glenn Murcutt has also been awarded the Thomas Jefferson Medal for Architecture, the Kenneth F. Brown International Award for Architectural Culture in the Asia Pacific region, and was recently awarded an International Honorary Fellowship from the Royal Institute of Canadian Architects. SELLING POINTS: - Australia's guru of sustainable site-friendly architecture and a mentor to many of the world's architecture students - Includes the design philosophy of Glenn Murcutt in his own words and the expert commentary of Haig Beck and Jackie Cooper - Features the stunning photography of Max Dupain, Reiner Blunck, Anthony Browell and Eric Sierins 101 col., 185 b.andw.

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This book is a collaboration between Glenn Murcutt and internationally recognised architectural editors, Professor Haig Beck and Jackie Cooper. Book design by Garry Emery Design.

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