BUILDINGS AND PROJECTS

PUBLISHER
WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN

BOOK FORMAT
Hardcover, 8 x 10 in. / 140 pgs / 71 color / 10 bw.

PUBLISHING STATUS
PUB DATE 10/31/2012
Active

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. EXCLUSIVE
CATALOG: SPRING 2013 p. 135   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9783863352202 TRADE
LIST PRICE: $75.00 CDN $75.00

AVAILABILITY
In stock

EXHIBITION SCHEDULE

London, England
Serpentine Gallery, 06/01/12-10/14/12

ARTBOOK GIFT GUIDE

2014
gift guide

50 perfect holiday gift books
shop now

  

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN

Herzog & de Meuron / Ai Weiwei: Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2012

Published by Walther König, Köln
Foreword and interview by Julia Peyton-Jones, Hans Ulrich Obrist. Text by Jacques Herzog, Pierre de Meuron, Ai Weiwei, Joseph Rykwert.

In 2008, Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron and Chinese artist Ai Weiwei joined forces to design the celebrated Beijing National Stadium for the Olympic Games. In 2012, the team came together again for the Serpentine Gallery’s acclaimed annual commission, as part of the London 2012 Festival, the culmination of the Cultural Olympiad. Their pavilion takes visitors beneath the Serpentine’s lawn to explore the hidden history of its previous pavilions. Supporting the structure from below, eleven columns symbolize past pavilions, and a twelfth represents the current one. The pavilion’s interior is clad in cork, to evoke the excavated earth, and is built as a network of pathways and trenches. Herzog & de Meuron and Weiwei’s archaeological approach creates a space that invites visitors to look beneath the surface of the park as well as back in time to the inspiration of earlier structures.

Herzog & de Meuron / Ai Weiwei: Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2012

in stock  $75.00


free shipping

UPS GROUND IN THE CONTINENTAL U.S. FOR CONSUMER ONLINE ORDERS

arrow forward

arrow back

print icon


FORTHCOMING AND NEW: ARCHITECTURE

Reflections

REFLECTIONS

Text by Alan Bangs, Christian Boros, Douglas Coupland, Sascha Lobo, Lie Wie.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775738354 | US $30.00

Pub Date: 11/30/2014
Active | In stock


Building the Baakenhafen Bridge, Hamburg

BUILDING THE BAAKENHAFEN BRIDGE, HAMBURG

Text by Jürgen Bruns-Berentelg, Wilfried Dechau, Gert Kähler, Mike Schlaich. Photography by Wilfried Dechau.

WASMUTH

ISBN: 9783803007773 | US $86.00

Pub Date: 9/30/2014
Active | Awaiting stock


Life of a Mansion

LIFE OF A MANSION

Text by Heather Ewing.

COOPER HEWITT, SMITHSONIAN DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9780910503716 | US $14.95

Pub Date: 12/31/2014
Forthcoming


Bungalow Germania

BUNGALOW GERMANIA

Edited by Alex Lehnerer, Savvas Ciriacidis.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775738309 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 9/30/2014
Active | In stock


Monolith Controversies

MONOLITH CONTROVERSIES

Edited by Hugo Palmarola, Pedro Alonzo.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775738279 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 9/30/2014
Active | In stock


Rotterdam Centraal

ROTTERDAM CENTRAAL

Text by Ben Maandag.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462081208 | US $49.95

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


MVRDV: Book Mountain Spijkenisse

MVRDV: BOOK MOUNTAIN SPIJKENISSE

By Nicoline baartman & Winy Maas. Photographs by Marcel Veldman.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462081109 | US $39.95

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


GMP: The Tianjin Grand Theater in China

GMP: THE TIANJIN GRAND THEATER IN CHINA

Meinhard von Gerkan, Stephan Schuetz

JOVIS

ISBN: 9783868593280 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 12/31/2014
Forthcoming


GMP: The State Ballet School in Berlin

GMP: THE STATE BALLET SCHOOL IN BERLIN

Edited by Volkwin Marg, Hubert Nienhoff.

JOVIS

ISBN: 9783868593327 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 12/31/2014
Forthcoming


Michael Maltzan: Seven Sides

MICHAEL MALTZAN: SEVEN SIDES

Edited by Jessica Varner. Text by Lari Pittman, Jessica Varner. Photographs by Iwan Baan, Luisa Lambri, Catherine Opie.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775737999 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 12/31/2014
Forthcoming


3+1 Stadia for Brazil

3+1 STADIA FOR BRAZIL

Edited by Falk Jaeger.

JOVIS

ISBN: 9783868593266 | US $59.95

Pub Date: 10/31/2014
Active | In stock


Christoph Mäckler: Zoofenster Berlin

CHRISTOPH MäCKLER: ZOOFENSTER BERLIN

Edited by Christoph Mäckler.

JOVIS

ISBN: 9783868593273 | US $30.00

Pub Date: 11/30/2014
Active | In stock


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 S. Broadway, Suite 700
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Tel. 323 969 8985

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