Mid-Century Modern Architecture Travel Guide: West Coast USA

Sam Lubell, Darren Bradley

Phaidon, 2016


This handbook – the first ever to focus on the architectural wonders of the West Coast of the USA – provides visitors with an expertly curated list of 250 must-see destinations. Discover the most celebrated Modernist buildings, as well as hidden gems and virtually unknown examples – from the iconic Case Study houses to the glamour of Palm Springs’ spectacular Modern desert structures. Much more than a travel guide, this book is a compelling record of one of the USA’s most important architectural movements at a time when Mid-Century style has never been more popular. First-hand descriptions and colour photography transport readers into an era of unparalleled style, glamour, and optimism.

Artikelnummer: 13973 Categorie:

ISBN: 9780714871950

384 pagina's, 250 illustraties, 18,4 × 12,4 cm, paperback, Engels