Glenn Murcutt: A Singular Architectural Practice

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Images Publishing Group, 2002 - Architecture - 255 pages
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Glenn Murcutt is Australia's best-known and internationally most-respected architect. He is one of only seven recipients worldwide of the prestigious Alvar Aalto Medal, awarded to architects of the highest distinction.

This book explores different contexts; coast, mountains, tropics and desert. Murcutt's design method and philosophy are explored in depth through drawings/concept sketches, working drawings and the sketches he makes to reveal architectural ideas to his clients.

A fascinating look at one of the most prominent architects of this century.

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Glenn Murcutt: A Singular Architectural Practice : 2002 Laureate of the Pritzker Architecture Prize

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Recipient of the 2002 Pritzker Architectural Prize, Murcutt is noted as Australia's chief exponent of sustainable and site-sensitive buildings. Working alone, as the title suggests, he created an ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
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Section 2
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Section 3
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About the author (2002)

Beck, professor of architecture at the University of Melbourne, is an international architectural critic and writer.

Cooper, Professor of Architecture at the University of Melbourne, is an international architectural critic and writer.

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