This book includes a series of studies, based on fieldwork conducted in 1996 by graduate students in the fields of architecture, landscape architecture, and urban design at the Harvard Design School, that investigate the emerging urban conditions in China's Pearl River Delta, a regional cluster of five cities that has been gripped by a rentless pursuit of modernization and development; includes many photographs and other illustrations (red flexibind cover with gold lettering; a bright, clean, tight copy; this is an very large, heavy volume that can only be shipped by media mail without additional shipping costs). Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: The Pearl River Delta region is a cluster of five cities that will become a megalopolis of 36 million inhabitants by the year 2020. Based on fieldwork conducted from 1996-1997, this book consists of a series of interrelated studies on the Westernization of the area.
About the Author: About the Authors: Chuihua Judy Chung is principal of Content Design Architecture Group in New York. With Sze Tsung Leong, she has assembled The Charged Void: Architecture, the complete architectural works of Alison and Peter Smithson. She is currently editing Owning a House in the City a study on low-income housing in the US.
Jeffrey Inaba, a partner of AMO (Architecture Media Organization) is writing a book on the work of Gordon Bunshaft and Kevin Roche.
Rem Koolhaas is principal of the Office for Metropolitan Architecture, Rotterdam, and the author of Delirious New York and the groundbreaking S,M,L,XL.
Sze Tsung Leong is principal of Content Design Architecture Group in New York, whose current projects range from residential design to graphic and environmental materials for human rights organizations. Sze Tsung Leong is the author and co-editor of Slow Space (Monacelli, 1998).
Title: Great Leap Forward (Harvard Design School ...
Publication Date: 2002
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Book Description Taschen Verlag, 12.01.2002., 2002. Condition: Gut. Auflage: 01. 720 Seiten Sofortversand! Gutes Exemplar, geringe Gebrauchsspuren, Cover/SU berieben/bestoßen, innen alles in Ordnung; good – fine Immediate delivery in bubble wrap envelope! Good copy, light signs of previous use, cover/dust jacket has some rubbing/wear (along the edges), interior in good condition 170720ah21 ISBN: 9783822860489 Alle Preise inkl. MwST Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 2079 24,9 x 20,4 x 5,4 cm, Taschenbuch. Seller Inventory # 428264
Book Description Taschen, Cologne, 2001. Soft cover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. various (illustrator). 1st Edition. The Pearl River Delta region in China is a cluster of five cities that will become a megalopolis of 36 million inhabitants by the year 2020. Based on fieldwork conducted from 1996-1997, this book consists of a series of interrelated studies on the Westernization of the area in architecture and design. Essays by Bernard Chang et al includes many photographs and other illustrations.Very thick and heavy volume may incur additional postage cost depending on destination. Seller Inventory # 000040
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Book Description Taschen GmbH, 2001. Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. Contents clean. Profusely illustrated. Spine uncreased. Cover has minimal shelf wear. Seller Inventory # ABE-1510999364171
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