From its founding, Los Angeles has been a victim of urban experiments and endless real estate developments disguised as community building.
Interpretations of an Everyday Modernism
This book chronicles the artistic exploration and collaboration by renowned Finnish architect Alvar Aalto and his first wife, architect Aino Aalto.
Alberto Ruy Sánchez, Issac Broid and Miquel Adrià
Born in 1949, architect Alberto Rimoch is a transitional figure in Mexican architecture between the generation of Barragán and Lagoretta, and the new guys (like Isaac Broid, who writes one of the fine appreciations in this book) who are forging the next path.
Villa Mairea 1938-39
Villa Mairea documents Alvar Aalto’s renowned private dwelling for timber magnate Harry and Maire Gullischsen.