- “A thoughtful and provocative study of the Japanese architect whose earthbound concrete buildings are both sensual and serene.”
- “The book is sure to satiate all fans of the architect, and create new ones out of those who have not come across his work.”
“An influential architect’s austere, ingenious work in a stunning monograph.”
"If there’s one man responsible for making concrete sexy again it’s this guy."
Ando. Complete Works 1975–Today. 40th Ed.Hardcover, 6.1 x 8.5 in., 2.45 lb, 512 pages30Availability: In Stock
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Perfection in Simplicity
Tadao Ando’s complete works from 1975 until today
This collection spans the breadth of Ando’s entire career, including such stunning new projects as the Shanghai Poly Grand Theater and the Roberto Garza Sada Center in Monterrey, Mexico. Each project is profiled through photographs and architectural drawings that explore Ando’s unprecedented use of concrete, wood, water, light, space, and natural forms.
Featuring designs from award-winning private homes, churches, museums, and apartment complexes to cultural spaces throughout Japan, South Korea, France, Italy, Germany, Mexico, and the USA, this compact edition brings you up close and personal with a Modernist master.
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.
Ando. Complete Works 1975–Today. 40th Ed.Hardcover, 15.6 x 21.7 cm, 1.11 kg, 512 pages
ISBN 978-3-8365-6586-8Edition: English, French, German
ISBN 978-3-8365-6587-5Edition: Italian, Portuguese, Spanish