An inspiring collection of the extraordinary private spaces of 250 of the world's most creative people, past and present.
Life Meets Art is an unparalleled behind-thescenes tour of some of the most fascinating, inspirational and unique home interiors in the world. The living spaces of hundreds of the globe's most talented people in the spheres of art, design, fashion, literature, music, and fi lm, here provide inspiration for anyone fascinated by stylish living, creative interior design and the myriad possibilities for home decor. It's a fascinating glimpse into the homes of some of the greatest creatives in history - painters, sculptors, novelists, poets, fashion designers, composers, musicians, architects, and more.
Alors que la Cité des Anges paraît aujourd'hui pauvre en bâtiments audacieux, elle fut pourtant un laboratoire des innovations et des utopies architecturales au 20e siècle. Ce catalogue d'une exposition au Art+Design Museum de Los Angeles présente plus de 100 projets visionnaires qui n'ont jamais quitté la planche à dessins mais auraient pu changer le visage de la métropole américaine.
A must-have guide to one of the most fertile regions for the development of Mid-Century Modern architecture 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.
La Californie du Sud à la topographie accidentée et au climat lumineux accueille le meilleur de l'innovation architecturale domestique.
The latest in this bestselling series is the first book to focus on the architectural wonders along the USA's east coast. Following the success of Mid-Century Modern Architecture Travel Guide:
West Coast USA, expert duo Lubell and Bradley have now curated a list of more than 250 must- see destinations, from icons such as The Met Breuer to hidden gems and virtually unknown examples, the fabulous beach houses of Fire Island, private homes in Connecticut, Manhattan skyscrapers, and, of course, Sarasota, Florida.
Features architecture by some of the biggest Mid-Century names including Mies van der Rohe, Marcel Breuer, Eero Saarinen, and Philip Johnson - Organized geographically, this guide covers the entire East Coast, from Maine in the north to Florida in the south - States featured include Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Washington DC, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida - Each of the more than 250 buildings is located on a colour-coded map and includes all the additional information needed to find and visit each building Cool design makes this book a coveted Modernist object in itself