ARCHITECTURE MONOGRAPHS

PUBLISHER
Damiani

BOOK FORMAT
Clth, 9.25 x 12.5 in. / 311 pgs / 60 gatefolds / illustrated throughout.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Active

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: FALL 2012 p. 39   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9788862082440 TRADE
List Price: $85.00 CDN $112.50

AVAILABILITY
Out of stock

DS+R's architectural redesign of Lincoln Center including Alice Tully Hall, the Juilliard School, the main plaza and fountain in front of the Metropolitan Opera House, documented in photographs by Iwan Baan and Matthew Monteith plus sketches and working documents.

  

DAMIANI

Diller, Scofidio + Renfro: Lincoln Center Inside Out

An Architectural Account

Photographs by Iwan Baan, Matthew Monteith.

Featured image is reproduced from <I>Diller, Scofidio + Renfro: Inside-Out, and still Lincoln Center</I>.The redesign of Lincoln Center is one of the most challenging and innovative civic projects in recent urban history. Over the past eight years, Diller Scofidio + Renfro (DS+R), in close collaboration with FXFOWLE, Beyer Blinder Belle and Lincoln Center’s leadership, has transformed the 50-year-old modernist citadel into a porous and democratic campus. This visually rich document is the first comprehensive book to feature the extensive redevelopment in its entirety. Lincoln Center Inside Out details DS+R’s interpretation of the modernist project after several generations of social and political change. Through a combination of photographs, drawings, renderings, archival records and texts, the book describes the innovative strategies that have dissolved the public/private divide and effectively turned the campus inside-out, extending the spectacle of the performance halls into the Center’s mute public spaces and surrounding streets. Conceived as a cross between an art book, a scholarly record and an architectural diary, this publication demonstrates how the recent redesign both respects and challenges preconceived notions about Lincoln Center and its ongoing role as a cultural hub in an ever-changing city.
This unorthodox publication is comprised entirely of gatefolds; a series of inside-out centerfolds where the exterior pages of each spread feature large-format photographs highlighting different parts of the campus. New imagery has been produced for this publication by the acclaimed architectural photographer Iwan Baan and newcomer, Matthew Monteith, as well as by other photographers. Inside the gatefolds, tucked behind these lush photos, is a series of “back stories” that reveal the surprising evolution and unexpected afterlife of the same spaces. The book can therefore be read in two ways—as a photo essay that leads readers on a visual tour of the campus, or as a series of intricate short stories narrated through rich and experimental ephemera that allows readers to explore the many projects within a project.
Diller Scofidio + Renfro is a transdisciplinary practice that spans the fields of architecture, urban planning, landscape design, visual arts, performing arts, digital media and print. DS+R is led by Elizabeth Diller, Ricardo Scofidio and Charles Renfro, who collaborate with a group of architects and artists in their New York-based studio.

Featured image is reproduced from Diller, Scofidio + Renfro: Inside-Out, and still Lincoln Center.

PRAISE AND REVIEWS

The New York Times

Clyde Haberman

With sumptuous photos, as well as essays, interviews and design plans nestled behind more than four dozen gatefolds, the studio Diller Scofidio & Renfro chronicles the decade of renovation it led at Lincoln Center.

Diller, Scofidio + Renfro: Lincoln Center Inside Out

STATUS: Out of stock

Temporarily out of stock pending additional inventory.

STAFF REVIEW

In the past couple of years, New York City has seen two fantastic projects by the firm of Diller Scofidio + Renfro come to life: one is the High Line, downtown, and the other is their brilliant revamping of Lincoln Center, near Columbus Circle.
For DS+R, the Lincoln Center commission started out small enough, but then it grew to encompass Alice Tully Hall, the Juilliard School, the main plaza and fountain in front of the Metropolitan Opera House, Damrosch Park, the School of American Ballet, and more.,br>The job called for sensitive preservation and creative new construction, and it involved urban planning, architecture, landscape design and information design. The results are spectacular, and a huge success for DS+R, who up until a few years ago had actually built very little.
Appropriately enough, the book, from Damiani, is spectacular, too. The format is oversize, and the materials are deluxe. Damiani tells us that the book will be bound in a metallic silver fabric, with the title both embossed and debossed. The inside is made up almost entirely of 34 double gatefolds, each one devoted to a specific theme or element that the architects worked on, like the fountain, the new restaurant, or the Juilliard's performance spaces. On the outsides of the gatefolds are full-bleed photos by two leading architectural photographers, Iwan Baan and Matthew Monteith, commissioned for this book. Inside each gatefold, there's more-detailed information, technical drawings and archival material. So you can read the book in two ways: you can breeze through and just look at the gorgeous big pictures, or you can open the gatefolds and delve into the nitty-gritty details and back-stories.
The book is a specialty object (though reasonably priced at $85) that will appeal to culture-vultures of all feathers, both because of the variety of spectacles offered at Lincoln Center (ballet, opera, film, classical and new music, etc.), but also because DS+R are the ultimate cross-over architects, working as much in the avant-garde art and theater worlds as in the architecture world.
DS+R's work on Lincoln Center, the High Line, and the ICA in Boston has made them one of the most sought-after studios in the world. This will likely continue, given that their current projects include the Broad Art Museum in L.A.; the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive at UC-Berkeley; the new Art & Art History Building at Stanford; and the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Seasonal Inflatable Pavilion on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. -- Diana Murphy
Artbook | D.A.P. Staff

 

FROM THE ARTBOOK BLOG

CORY REYNOLDS | DATE 4/7/2013

New York Public Library to Launch 'Diller, Scofidio + Renfro: Lincoln Center Inside Out'

New York Public Library to Launch 'Diller, Scofidio + Renfro: Lincoln Center Inside Out'

On Tuesday, April 9, the New York Public Library presents Diller Scofidio + Renfro partners Elizabeth Diller, Ricardo Scofidio and Charles Renfro in conversation with MoMA Architecture Curator Barry Bergdoll, to launch the publication of Lincoln Center Inside Out: An Architectural Account, featuring photographs by Iwan Baan and Matthew Monteith. Please join us in celebrating this monumental publication, documenting one of the most important building projects in recent New York City history. Featured photograph, of the Juilliard/Tully expansion as seen from the corner of Broadway and 65th Street, is by Iwan Baan, 2011. continue to blog


FORTHCOMING AND NEW: ARCHITECTURE

Rooms You May Have Missed

ROOMS YOU MAY HAVE MISSED

By Mirko Zardini.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784587 | US $25.00

Pub Date: 11/25/2015
Active | In stock


Luis M. Mansilla + Emilio Tuñón: From Rules to Constraints

LUIS M. MANSILLA + EMILIO TUñóN: FROM RULES TO CONSTRAINTS

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782811 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 6/25/2012
Active | In stock


Wang Shu and Amateur Architecture Studio

WANG SHU AND AMATEUR ARCHITECTURE STUDIO

Photographs by Iwan Baan.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785317 | US $50.00

Pub Date: 5/25/2017
Active | In stock


Louis Kahn Drawing to Find Out

LOUIS KAHN DRAWING TO FIND OUT

By Michael Mirrill.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782217 | US $90.00

Pub Date: 9/1/2010
Active | In stock


Andrea Palladio - Unbuilt Venice

ANDREA PALLADIO - UNBUILT VENICE

By Antonio Foscari.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782224 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 9/1/2010
Active | In stock


Patterns and Structure

PATTERNS AND STRUCTURE

By Guy Nordenson.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782194 | US $30.00

Pub Date: 9/1/2010
Active | In stock


Between Land and Sea Works of Kiyonori Kikutake

BETWEEN LAND AND SEA WORKS OF KIYONORI KIKUTAKE

Edited by Ken Tadashi Oshima.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784327 | US $50.00

Pub Date: 1/25/2016
Active | In stock


Floating Images

FLOATING IMAGES

Edited by André Tavares, Pedro Bandeira. Text by Pedro Bandeira, Eduardo Souto de Moura, Diogo Seixas Lopes, Philip Ursprung.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037783016 | US $50.00

Pub Date: 10/25/2012
Active | In stock


Eduardo Souto de Moura

EDUARDO SOUTO DE MOURA

By Eduardo Souto de Moura.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037783122 | US $42.00

Pub Date: 10/25/2012
Active | In stock


Kenzo Tange

KENZO TANGE

Edited by Seng Kuan.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037783108 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 10/25/2012
Active | In stock


What Anchors a House in Itself

WHAT ANCHORS A HOUSE IN ITSELF

By Andreas Fuhrimann.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782408 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 10/1/2010
Active | In stock


Urban Hopes

URBAN HOPES

Edited by Christoph A. Kumpusch.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037783764 | US $49.95

Pub Date: 2/28/2014
Active | In stock




print icon


arrow back


arrow back


ARTBOOK LOGO
 
 

the art world's source for books on art & 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
75 Broad Street, Suite 630
New York NY 10004
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 2000-2017 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