Edge of Order Daniel Libeskind

Edge of Order

Author: Daniel Libeskind
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Book Title
Edge of Order
Author
Daniel Libeskind
ISBN
9780451497352
A stunning tour of the work of internationally known architect Daniel Libeskind and an investigation of a master artist's creative process. Daniel Libeskind is one of the foremost architects of our time, a self-proclaimed rebel celebrated for innovative, site-conscious designs, including the Jewish Museum Berlin and New York's World Trade Center Redevelopment. He has also emerged as one of architecture's most visible public ambassadors. In Edge of Order, Libeskind opens the door to his unique creative process, guiding us through a selection of his projects never before collected--both built and unrealized, major commissions and unexpected favorites--and revealing how he arrived at their designs through text and a rich array of visuals, including drawings, plans, and photographs. With a voracious appetite for culture and history, and an encyclopedic memory, Libeskind draws on everything from Greek mythology to Emily Dickinson to the Marx Brothers to explain the way he thinks about buildings and cities. Far more than a monograph, Edge of Order is both an essential document of Libeskind's remarkable career and an intimate portrait of an artist that will encourage creative people in any field to discover new points of inspiration.Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: Daniel Libeskind, Tim McKeoughPublisher: Clarkson Potter PublishersPublished: 11/27/2018ISBN: 9780451497352Pages: 320Weight: 5.60lbsSize: 11.90h x 10.20w x 1.30dReview Citations: Kirkus Reviews 10/01/2018
A stunning tour of the work of internationally known architect Daniel Libeskind and an investigation of a master artist's creative process.

Daniel Libeskind is one of the foremost architects of our time, a self-proclaimed rebel celebrated for innovative, site-conscious designs, including the Jewish Museum Berlin and New York's World Trade Center Redevelopment. He has also emerged as one of architecture's most visible public ambassadors. In Edge of Order, Libeskind opens the door to his unique creative process, guiding us through a selection of his projects never before collected--both built and unrealized, major commissions and unexpected favorites--and revealing how he arrived at their designs through text and a rich array of visuals, including drawings, plans, and photographs. With a voracious appetite for culture and history, and an encyclopedic memory, Libeskind draws on everything from Greek mythology to Emily Dickinson to the Marx Brothers to explain the way he thinks about buildings and cities. Far more than a monograph, Edge of Order is both an essential document of Libeskind's remarkable career and an intimate portrait of an artist that will encourage creative people in any field to discover new points of inspiration.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Daniel Libeskind, Tim McKeough
Publisher: Clarkson Potter Publishers
Published: 11/27/2018
ISBN: 9780451497352
Pages: 320
Weight: 5.60lbs
Size: 11.90h x 10.20w x 1.30d

Review Citations: Kirkus Reviews 10/01/2018
A stunning tour of the work of internationally known architect Daniel Libeskind and an investigation of a master artist's creative process.

Daniel Libeskind is one of the foremost architects of our time, a self-proclaimed rebel celebrated for innovative, site-conscious designs, including the Jewish Museum Berlin and New York's World Trade Center Redevelopment. He has also emerged as one of architecture's most visible public ambassadors. In Edge of Order, Libeskind opens the door to his unique creative process, guiding us through a selection of his projects never before collected--both built and unrealized, major commissions and unexpected favorites--and revealing how he arrived at their designs through text and a rich array of visuals, including drawings, plans, and photographs. With a voracious appetite for culture and history, and an encyclopedic memory, Libeskind draws on everything from Greek mythology to Emily Dickinson to the Marx Brothers to explain the way he thinks about buildings and cities. Far more than a monograph, Edge of Order is both an essential document of Libeskind's remarkable career and an intimate portrait of an artist that will encourage creative people in any field to discover new points of inspiration.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Daniel Libeskind, Tim McKeough
Publisher: Clarkson Potter Publishers
Published: 11/27/2018
ISBN: 9780451497352
Pages: 320
Weight: 5.60lbs
Size: 11.90h x 10.20w x 1.30d

Review Citations: Kirkus Reviews 10/01/2018