ARCHITECTURE MONOGRAPHS

PUBLISHER
HATJE CANTZ PUBLISHERS

BOOK FORMAT
Paperback, 6 x 8.25 in. / 352 pgs / 100 color / 5 bw.

PUBLISHING STATUS
PUB DATE 7/2/2003
Out of print

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. EXCLUSIVE
CATALOG: FALL 2003

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9783775712002 TRADE
LIST PRICE: $30.00 CDN $30.00

AVAILABILITY
Not available

ARTBOOK GIFT CERTIFICATES

looking for the perfect gift? send an e-card to artbook.com
shop now

  

HATJE CANTZ PUBLISHERS

Mvrdv: Rheinruhrcity - The Hidden Metropolis

The Regionmaker

Published by Hatje Cantz Publishers
Essays by Daniel Dekkers and Wieland & Gouwens.

Since the beginning of the last century, the Ruhr Area has been the industrial heart of Germany. With the demise of the coal, iron and steel industries, the region now faces an existential question: growth or shrinkage? This dichotomy is the point of departure for the development of various future scenarios, and it is from here that MVRDV, the celebrated Rotterdam-based architectural firm, developed its structural exploration on the future of the Rhine-Ruhr region, implemented in cooperation with a number of German and Netherlandish universities. Extensively documented in this book, the study presents a compact commentary on the meaning of region, identity and tradition, issues ever more consciously present in the age of globalization. Also in this volume is MVRDV's pavilion for Hannover EXPO 2000. The firm caused a stir with its design for the Dutch pavilion, whose motto, "Holland Creates Space," was skillfully translated into a fa°ade-free building with stacked-up landscapes.

Mvrdv: Rheinruhrcity - The Hidden Metropolis

STATUS: Out of print | 8/1/2007

For assistance locating a copy, please see our list of recommended out of print specialists >





print icon


FORTHCOMING AND NEW: ARCHITECTURE

Jean Prouvé: Maison Démontable 6x6 Demountable House

JEAN PROUVé: MAISON DéMONTABLE 6X6 DEMOUNTABLE HOUSE

Text by Catherine Coley.

GALERIE PATRICK SEGUIN

ISBN: 9782909187037 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 4/30/2014
Active | In stock


Jean Prouvé: Maison Démontable 8x8 Demountable House

JEAN PROUVé: MAISON DéMONTABLE 8X8 DEMOUNTABLE HOUSE

Text by Catherine Coley.

GALERIE PATRICK SEGUIN

ISBN: 9782909187068 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 4/30/2014
Active | In stock


Carsten Lorenzen

CARSTEN LORENZEN

Edited by Roland Züger. Text by Matthias Albrecht Amann, Roland Züger. Interview by Walter Stamm-Teske.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775738422 | US $70.00

Pub Date: 11/30/2014
Forthcoming


Shigeru Ban: Humanitarian Architecture

SHIGERU BAN: HUMANITARIAN ARCHITECTURE

Foreword by Heidi Zuckerman Jacobson. Text by Claude Bruderlein, Naomi Pollock, Eyal Weizman, Michael Kimmelman, Koh Kitayama, Brad Pitt.

ASPEN ART PRESS/D.A.P.

ISBN: 9780934324649 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 10/15/2014
Forthcoming


What If...?: The Architecture and Design of David Rockwell

WHAT IF...?: THE ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN OF DAVID ROCKWELL

Edited by Chee Pearlman. Text by David Rockwell, Justin Davidson, Elizabeth Diller, John Guare, Jack O'Brien.

METROPOLIS BOOKS

ISBN: 9781938922565 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 10/31/2014
Forthcoming


Alvar Aalto: Second Nature

ALVAR AALTO: SECOND NATURE

VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9783931936938 | US $110.00

Pub Date: 11/30/2014
Forthcoming


Tadao Ando: From Emptiness to Infinity

TADAO ANDO: FROM EMPTINESS TO INFINITY

A Film by Mathias Frick.

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN

ISBN: 9783863355395 | US $30.00

Pub Date: 6/30/2014
Active | In stock


Mario Botta: Architecture and Memory

MARIO BOTTA: ARCHITECTURE AND MEMORY

Edited by Paola Pellandimi, John Boyer. Text by John Boyer, Gillo Dorfles, Aldo Colonetti, Mario Botta, Carlo Bertelli, Lionello Puppi, Roman Hollenstein, Jacques Gubler.

SILVANA EDITORIALE

ISBN: 9788836627998 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 8/31/2014
Forthcoming


Markus Heinsdorff: Mobile Spaces

MARKUS HEINSDORFF: MOBILE SPACES

Text by Knut Göppert, Gottfried Knapp, Klaus-Dieter Lehmann, Christian Schittich.

JOVIS

ISBN: 9783868592955 | US $68.00

Pub Date: 10/31/2014
Forthcoming


Junya Ishigami

JUNYA ISHIGAMI

Text by Junya Ishigami.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775737944 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 9/30/2014
Forthcoming


Bernard Tschumi

BERNARD TSCHUMI

Edited by Frédéric Migayrou, Aurélien Lemonier.

CENTRE POMPIDOU

ISBN: 9782844266491 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 8/31/2014
Active | In stock


Wiel Arets-Bas Princen

WIEL ARETS-BAS PRINCEN

Interview by William Stout.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775735056 | US $85.00

Pub Date: 9/30/2014
Forthcoming


ARTBOOK LOGO
 
 

the artworld's favorite source for books on art and culture

  

CUSTOMER SERVICE
orders@artbook.com
212 627 1999
M-F 9-5 EST

TRADE ACCOUNTS

800 338 2665

CONTACT

JOBS + INTERNSHIPS

NEW YORK
Showroom by Appointment Only
155 Sixth Avenue
New York NY 10013
Tel   212 627 1999

LOS ANGELES
Showroom by Appointment Only
818 Broadway
Los Angeles CA 90812
Tel   213 888 7957

ARTBOOK LLC
D.A.P. | Distributed Art Publishers, Inc.


All site content Copyright C 2000-2013 by Distributed Art Publishers, Inc. and the respective publishers, authors, artists. For reproduction permissions, contact the copyright holders.

ARTBOOK AMPERSAT

The D.A.P. Catalog
www.artbook.com