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Brutal London: Construct Your Own Concrete Capital

Brutal London: Construct Your Own Concrete Capital

Author: Zupagrafika
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In this fun and intellectually stimulating book, readers can recreate a number of London's most renowned Brutalist buildings. Opening with an informative history of the origins and philosophy of Brutalist architecture, the book then focuses on 9 buildings, including the Barbican Estate, Robin Hood Gardens, Balfron Tower and the National Theatre. The first part of the book looks at the significance of each of these buildings, with a short chapter on each, complete with texts and images. The second part of the book consists of a series of 9 pre-cut and folded buildings, printed on heavy card stock, that readers can detach and construct with easy-to-follow instructions. At once fun and informative, this unique book offers a challenging and entertaining approach to architecture.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9783791383002
  • : Prestel
  • : Prestel
  • : October 2016
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Zupagrafika
  • : Hardback
  • : 72