The project was conceived as a contemporary, volumetric version of a stroll garden. The open-air Fine Arts Museum is situated below ground level to keep the view from the adjacent Botanical Gardens towards the Higashiyama mountains intact.
This plastic, ellipsoid, portable holiday hideaway is among the most striking samples of Utopian space-age design. Publisher: Desura
The fine line between art and architecture is rapidly becoming harder to perceive. Publisher: Taschen
Barragán's architecture is infused with the multiple influences of his travels, encounters and readings.
Vanity Fair correspondent Bob Colacello and photographer Jonathan Becker go inside the renovated barns, split-shingled cottages, and minimalist mansions of the modern-day artist colony. Photographs by Jonathan Becker. Publisher: Harry N. Abrams Inc.