What’s New on the Bookshelves brings you the latest in architectural publishing. This month, you’ll find a beautiful collaboration between acclaimed Japanese architect, Kengo Kuma and photographer Erieta Attali as well as an examination of what it takes to create a book on architecture. Also, an in-depth look of the creative process of Zaha Hadid and a reflection on what the duty of architects really is. Finally, we’re bringing you the latest publication from powerhouse magazine, El Croquis, which looks at the work of French architect, Jean Nouvel, since he won the Pritzker Prize in 2008.
Designed by Gonçalo Byrne Arquitectos and Barbes Lopes Arquitectos, the newest iteration of Lisbon's centuries-old Teatro Thalia successfully marries the restoration of a complex history with a careful articulation of the theatre type.
Aldo Rossi's unconventional graphic experiments, a glimpse of the daily life in China's mega-cities and a Harry Seidler retrospective are only a few of the exciting exhibition highlights this month. Also, architectural drawing masterpieces from the Albertina and a unique opportunity to see the model of one of the most spectacular attempts at materializing power, the never-realized Grand Kremlin in Moscow.
Designed by Italian-born, Australian-based architect Luigi Rosselli, these truly unique residences embody the landscape and vernacular of the Australian outback.
This month, COBE wins prestigious masterplan at the Copenhagen harbourfront and BIG offers a first look at their design for the 2016 Serpentine Pavilion. Then, Calatrava to build soaring and extravagant observation tower in Dubai and MVRDV reveals their Norman masterplan. Finally, Fujimoto and Chipperfield set to reinvent Paris.