Architecture in Wood - A World History

Author: Will Pryce
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Size: 29.30 x 22.60 cm
Pages: 320
Cover: PLC (no jacket)
Language: English
Publication date: 2016
ISBN: 9780500343180
Availability: 1
149.00 PLN
Will Pryce explores the extraordinary variety of buildings that have been made from mankind’s oldest and most sustainable building material ‘A tour de force’ – The Architects’ Journal ‘Beautiful and intelligent … Pryce’s inspirational photographs make you want to leap on a plane and go in search of the fabulous structures he describes’– Time Out Organized geographically, this remarkable study covers a rich variety of cultures and building types, from temples and churches to houses and airports, offering fascinating insights into the aesthetic and technical diversity of wooden architecture worldwide. Will Pryce, a trained architect and award-winning photographer, is co-author of Brick,World Architecture - The Masterworks, Big Shed and The Library, all published by Thames & Hudson.)