ARCHITECTURE MONOGRAPHS

PUBLISHER
JOVIS

BOOK FORMAT
Flexibound, 8 x 8 in. / 160 pgs. / illustrated throughout.

PUBLISHING STATUS
PUB DATE
Out of print

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. EXCLUSIVE
CATALOG: SPRING 2008 p. 156   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9783939633785 TRADE
LIST PRICE: $39.95 CDN $50.00

AVAILABILITY
Not available

D.A.P.
NEW RELEASE! We recommend Agnes Martin, the definitive monograph, published to accompany the traveling retrospective currently on view at Tate Modern.
  

JOVIS

Gaudí Unseen

Completing the Sagrada Família

Published by Jovis
Text by Mark Burry, Jordi Bonet i Armengol, Jos Tomlow, Joan Bassegoda i Nonell et al.

Around two million people annually visit Spanish architect Antoni Gaudí’s unfinished gesamkunstwerk, La Sagrada Família--a massive church in Barcelona, which was begun in 1883. Since many of Gaudí’s plans for the structure were destroyed during the Spanish Civil War, teams of architects have been continually tinkering with the elusive structure since his death in 1926. Because Gaudí seemingly didn’t use regular or repeating forms--relying instead on color, light and organic sculptural motifs--architects working on the completion of La Sagrada Família have faced a host of daunting design problems. In the 1980s, New Zealand architect Mark Burry began using computer-aided design to piece together the missing parts--but traditional architectural software doesn’t translate Gaudí’s off-beat forms, so Burry applied aeronautical design software to the problem. Though slated for completion by 2007, the building is still very much under construction--the completion date having been pushed back many times. As the structure is dedicated to the holy family, Gaudí would often joke, “The patron of this project is not in a hurry.” Gaudí: Unseen offers a behind-the-scenes look at this hundred-year-long architectural drama.

Gaudí Unseen

STATUS: Out of print | 12/1/2010

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





print icon


FORTHCOMING AND NEW: ARCHITECTURE

Inside Le Corbusier's Philips Pavilion

INSIDE LE CORBUSIER'S PHILIPS PAVILION

Text by Peter Wever.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462082076 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 8/25/2015
Forthcoming


Herman Hertzberger

HERMAN HERTZBERGER

By Robert McCarter. Foreword by Kenneth Frampton.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462082038 | US $95.00

Pub Date: 8/25/2015
Forthcoming


Catalogue 4: The Work of Cepezed

CATALOGUE 4: THE WORK OF CEPEZED

Text by Olof Koekebakker.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462081895 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 8/25/2015
Forthcoming


Aldo Rossi: Prints 1973-1997

ALDO ROSSI: PRINTS 1973-1997

Edited by Germano Celant.

SILVANA EDITORIALE

ISBN: 9788836630844 | US $50.00

Pub Date: 10/27/2015
Forthcoming


Snøhetta: People, Process, Projects

SNøHETTA: PEOPLE, PROCESS, PROJECTS

Text by Snøhetta.

FORLAGET PRESS

ISBN: 9788232800261 | US $50.00

Pub Date: 8/25/2015
Forthcoming


Dobrovic in Dubrovnik

DOBROVIC IN DUBROVNIK

Text by Krunoslav Ivaniin, Wolfgang Thaler, Ljiljana Blagojevic.

JOVIS

ISBN: 9783868593570 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 11/24/2015
Forthcoming


Norihiko Dan and Associates

NORIHIKO DAN AND ASSOCIATES

Edited by Falk Jaeger. Text by Aaron Betsky, Gene King.

JOVIS

ISBN: 9783868593075 | US $39.95

Pub Date: 11/24/2015
Forthcoming


The Rasch Brothers and their Influence on Modern Architecture

THE RASCH BROTHERS AND THEIR INFLUENCE ON MODERN ARCHITECTURE

Preface by Klaus Leuschel, Roland Nachtigäller. Text by Hubertus Adam, et al.

WASMUTH

ISBN: 9783803007803 | US $59.95

Pub Date: 12/29/2015
Forthcoming


Brad Cloepfil / Allied Works Architecture: Case Work

BRAD CLOEPFIL / ALLIED WORKS ARCHITECTURE: CASE WORK

Text by Brad Cloepfil, Dean Sobel.

METROPOLIS BOOKS

ISBN: 9781938922794 | US $19.95

Pub Date: 12/29/2015
Forthcoming


Smiljan Radic: Serpentine Pavilion 2014

SMILJAN RADIC: SERPENTINE PAVILION 2014

Foreword and interview by Julia Peyton-Jones, Hans Ulrich Obrist. Text by Fabrizio Gallanti, Smiljan Radic.

KOENIG BOOKS

ISBN: 9783863356040 | US $25.00

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


Le Corbusier & Pierre Jeanneret: Chandigarh, India

LE CORBUSIER & PIERRE JEANNERET: CHANDIGARH, INDIA

EDITION GALERIE PATRICK SEGUIN

ISBN: 9782909187075 | US $190.00

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


Jean Prouvé: Filling Station

JEAN PROUVé: FILLING STATION

GALERIE PATRICK SEGUIN

ISBN: 9782909187112 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 5/26/2015
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