Architecture INTL: Celebrating the Past, Designing the Future

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Nancy Solomon
Visual Reference Publications, May 27, 2008 - Architecture - 407 pages
The Empire State Building. Fallingwater. The Walt Disney Concert Hall. Rediscover these American treasures--and discover the engrossing stories of the colorful individuals whose designs made them possible--in Architecture: Celebrating the Past, Designing the Future. This lavishly illustrated, eminently readable book commemorates 150 years of the American Institute of Architects, taking readers behind the scenes for an unprecedented look at the role of architecture and architects in society. Contributors include architect Thom Mayne, scholar James Steele, journalist Paul Goldberger, and many other leading voices. With up-close looks at works by Frank Gehry, Mies van der Rohe, Zaha Hadid, Eero Sarinen, Frank Lloyd Wright, and other masters, Architecture: Celebrating the Past, Designing the Future is a must-have for anyone interested in architecture
yesterday, today, and tomorrow.
 

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Thomas Jefferson GOLD MEDALIST 1969
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The AIA Gold Medal is The Need for Architecture Kira Gould Assoc
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The First 150 Years of the GOLD MEDALIST 1960 Anthony J Tony Costello FAIA
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GOLD MEDALIST 1978
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History of the Preservation Movement GRASS ROOTS
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Lance Jay Brown FAIA
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GOLD MEDALIST 1952
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i2B Reflections on Architectural Research GOLD MEDALIST 1957
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Collaborative PracticeBased Research VIEWPOINT
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David A Daileda FAIA
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Building a Public Legacy
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Robin Guenther FAIA
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MichaelJ Crosbie
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Diane Georgopulos FAIA
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Copyright

Laura Lee FAIA Vernon Mays
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