Building the New Millennium, Architecture at the Start of the 21st Century
Sally Watson, Justine Sambrook
Phaidon Press, Nov 20, 2009 - Architecture - 159 pages
This is an overview of the landmarks built around the world since the turn of the millennium. It features such noteworthy projects as the Casa de Música in Portugal by OMA, the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles by Frank Gehry, Federation Square in Australia by Bates Smart, and the National Stadium in Beijing, China by Herzog e de Meuron. A range of building types are covered in the book, including stadia, theatres, museums, offices, and government buildings, alongside smaller-scale chapels and retail spaces.The spread on each building includes a descriptive text for each project, accompanied by a selection of exterior and interior photographs as well as plans and architectural drawings.
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