Pamphlet Architecture 1-10

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Steven Holl
Princeton Architectural Press, Mar 1, 1998 - Architecture - 480 pages
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To celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the founding of Pamphlet Architecture, we are proudly reissuing the first ten issues-most of which have been long out of print-in one hardcover volume. This graphically stunning and theoretically stimulating collection includes the early works of many of today's best-known architects, including Steven Holl, Lars Lerup, Mark Mack, Lebbeus Woods, Zaha Hadid, Livio Dimitriu, and Alberto Sartoris.
The Pamphlet Architecture series was founded in 1978 by architects Steven Holl and William Stout as a venue for publishing the thoughts and works of a younger generation of architects. Each issue was written, illustrated, and designed by a single architect, which gives each its unique character. The series, which received an American Institute of Architects award, continues to influence new generations of architects as it disseminates new and innovative ideas on architecture and presents the work of the luminaries of tomorrow.

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User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

A compilation of the first ten Pamphlets, this book seems true to what the originals probably were (including the numerous misspellings...noteably even on Holl's #9 that apparently was reprinted ... Read full review

About the author (1998)

Steven Holl was born in 1947 in Bremerton, Washington. He graduated from the University of Washington and pursued architecture studies in Rome in 1970. He opened his firm in 1976 and is now recognized as one of America's most prominent architects. The Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art in Helsinki, Finland (1998) is generally considered to be his masterpiece. Other notable work includes The Sarphatistraat Offices, Amsterdam (2000), Chapel of St. Ignatius, Seattle, Washington (1997). the School of Art and Art History at the University of Iowa (Iowa City), The Swiss Residence (Washington, D.C.), Higgins Hall Center Section at the Pratt Institute School of Architecture (Brooklyn, New York) and the Loisium Wine Visitor Center, Hotel and Spa (Langenlois, Austria).

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