Lebbeus Woods, Architect (Paperback)

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By Lebbeus Woods (Artist), Brett Littman (Introduction by), Joseph Becker (Text by (Art/Photo Books))


Lebbeus Woods, Architect brings together drawings from the past 40 years by one of the most influential designers working in architecture. Beyond architects, Woods (1940-2012) has been hailed by designers, filmmakers, writers and artists as a significant voice in recent history; his works resonate across many disciplines for their conceptual depth, imaginative breadth and ethical potency. Woods worked cyclically, returning often to themes of architecture's ability to transform, resist and free the collective and the individual. As an architect whose work lies almost solely in the realm of the proposed and the unbuilt, his contributions to the field opened up new avenues for exploring and inscribing space. The publication centers on transformation as a recurring theme. The organization of the images of works is thematic rather than chronological.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780942324846
ISBN-10: 0942324846
Publisher: Drawing Center
Publication Date: May 31st, 2014
Pages: 192
Language: English
Series: Drawing Center
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