Atlas of Brutalist Architecture
A landmark survey of one of architecture's most controversial yet popular styles.
In a new, classic edition the Brutalist aesthetic is enjoying a renaissance and this book documents Brutalism as never before. In the most wide ranging investigation ever undertaken into one of architecture's most powerful movements, more than 850 Brutalist buildings - existing and demolished, classic and contemporary - are organised geographically into nine continental regions.
Much loved masterpieces in the UK and USA sit alongside lesser known examples in Europe, Asia, Australia, and beyond - 102 countries in all, proving that Brutalism was, and continues to be, a truly international architectural phenomenon. It includes twentieth-century masters such as Marcel Breuer, Lina Bo Bardi, Le Corbusier, Carlo Scarpa, Ernoe Goldfinger, Frank Lloyd Wright, Louis Kahn, and Paul Rudolph.
Contemporary architects featured include Alvaro Siza, David Chipperfield, Herzog & de Meuron, Jean Nouvel, SANAA, OMA, Renzo Piano, Tadao Ando, and Zaha Hadid.
Hardback, 568 pages.
Dimensions: 21.3cm x 4.4cm x 30cm