Small HousesHardcover, 9.7 x 14.6 in., 7.51 lb, 424 pages80Availability: In Stock
Small but Powerful
A sweeping survey of small-scale architectural invention
Whether in the dense urban areas of Tokyo, the wilderness of Australia, the woods of Canada, or a rooftop in Ecuador, this is the world of Small Houses. The one common point they share, is that they all have an area of no more than 100 square meters. Spanning 25 countries such as Brazil, Hungary, South Korea, Netherlands, USA, Japan, and Australia, described here there are houses designed by 57 architects, including Takeshi Hosaka’s Love2 House, Aranza de Ariño’s Casa Tiny, and the work of Jakub Szczęsny, Charles Pictet, Lada Hršak, BIG, and Fran Silvestre, among others. This is a journey not only through recent evolutions in architectural design and creativity, but it is also a step toward a more sustainable world.
Philip Jodidio studied art history and economics at Harvard and edited Connaissance des Arts for over 20 years. His TASCHEN books include the Architecture Now! series and monographs on numerous major architects, including Norman Foster, Tadao Ando, Renzo Piano, Jean Nouvel, and Zaha Hadid.
Small HousesHardcover, 24.6 x 37.2 cm, 3.41 kg, 424 pages
ISBN 978-3-8365-8701-3Edition: English, French, German
ISBN 978-3-8365-9397-7Edition: English, Italian, Spanish
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