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Sound, Space, Design: The Architecture of Don Albert & Partners

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ISBN 10: 0620465700 / ISBN 13: 9780620465700
Published by Papadakis Dist A C August 2011, 2011
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A monograph on the ground-breaking work of Don Albert & Partners. Bookseller Inventory # 72401

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Title: Sound, Space, Design: The Architecture of ...

Publisher: Papadakis Dist A C August 2011

Publication Date: 2011

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition:New

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At once intentionally didactic yet reflexive, the book challenges the restrained tradition of the typical architectural publication. A diverse range of projects spanning fifteen years of practice are grouped together in chapters according to an original taxonomy in order to reveal working methods and underlying strategies relating to some of the more complex roles that 21st century architecture must play - a taxonomy that might help shift architectural thinking in developing countries from normative to more conceptual territory. Proving it can be done, Don Albert & Partners advocate a position of "Not Knowing" that embraces research and enables a fresh start with each new project.

Finally, as a collection of acclaimed buildings and theoretical projects, Sound, Space, Design also operates as a resource through the careful selection of drawings, renderings and photographs that illustrate the firm's most beautiful and inspiring work to date

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Don Albert is the design principal of Don Albert & Partners, an award-wining firm of architects and urban designers. A Fulbright scholar who graduated with a Masters in Architecture from the University of California Los Angeles in 1998, Don has built, exhibited and taught in South Africa, and currently works between South Africa, India and China.

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