Download E-books Chroma: Design, Architecture and Art in Color (Hardback) - Common PDF

Colour is relevant to artistic paintings. This illustrated booklet embraces the sensuous adventure of colour, inspiring and seducing the reader with initiatives by way of striking artists, designers, and designers like Gerhard Richter, Konstantin Grcic, and Sauerbruch Hutton, who've formulated attribute chromatic worlds.

Show description

Read or Download Chroma: Design, Architecture and Art in Color (Hardback) - Common PDF

Best Architecture books

Spatial Search: Applications to Planning Problems in the Public Sector

This e-book deals a breathtaking assessment of the issues linked to the quest for the easiest position for public amenities. normal examples of public amenities comprise roads and railways, pipelines and transmission wires, airports, strength stations, neighborhood clinics, universities and faculties. In an try to supply a normal constitution for tackling position difficulties within the public zone this e-book bargains an procedure dependent upon the concept of spatial seek.

You Belong to the Universe: Buckminster Fuller and the Future

A compelling name to use Buckminster Fuller's artistic problem-solving to present-day problemsA self-professed "comprehensive anticipatory layout scientist," the inventor Buckminster Fuller (1895-1983) was once surely a visionary. Fuller's creations frequently bordered at the realm of technological know-how fiction, starting from the freestanding geodesic dome to the three-wheel Dymaxion motor vehicle to a rest room requiring neither plumbing nor sewage.

Southern Comfort: The Garden District of New Orleans, 1800-1900

This pioneering examine of the opulent backyard District of recent Orleans is an engaging and interesting account of ways immigrant retailers and craftsmen from through the usa and out of the country mixed efforts to create one in every of America's first and so much stylish suburbs, a lavish and enduring image of southern convenience within the Victorian period.

Vitruvius: Writing the Body of Architecture (MIT Press)

Vitruvius's De architectura is the one significant paintings on structure to outlive from classical antiquity, and until eventually the eighteenth century it used to be the textual content to which all different architectural treatises referred. whereas ecu classicists have thinking about the genuine fact of the textual content itself, English-speaking architects and architectural theorists have seen it as a undying resource of important metaphors.

Extra resources for Chroma: Design, Architecture and Art in Color (Hardback) - Common

Show sample text content

Eight, e a hundred thirty ern restricted variation of eight + 2 A. P. + 2 prototypes guy ufacturer: Galerie Kreo Courtesy of Galerie Kreo, Paris 98 99 Hella Jongerius synthetic vase Rose "#2," assortment "Natura layout Magistra," 2009 Vase: crimson glass, terraeotta, tape Flower: blown glass H eleven 7 em (to tal measurement ) umbered distinctive piece Co urtesy of Galerie Kreo, Paris ahrens grabenhorst architekten Kunstmuseum Celie with Robert Simon assortment, Celie, Germany, 2006 Co nversio n and annexe development 100 101 Tom Dixon Pipe, 2006 Extruded aluminum, powder-coated and anodiscd H 65,0 15 cm Manufacture r: Tom Dixon Mattia Bonetti Pearl,2007 desk made from fi berglass, metal paint I-I forty five x W one hundred fifty x D a hundred em Ed itions David Gill, restrict ed to eight + 2 P. + 2 A. P. © 2009, Prol. itt eris, Zurich Co urtesy of David Gill Galleries 102 103 Andreas Exner Lila Hose (Purple Trousers), 2003 cloth, sewed Approx. a hundred and ten x sixty three em Mondstudio assortment © 2009, ProLitteris, Zurich Courtesy of Galerie Horst Schuler, Dusseldorf Herzog & de Meuron discussion board, Barcelona, 2004 Facade made up of coloured shotcrete 104 artistic THI E John Baldessari Pri ma Facie (Fifth State): Creat ive philosopher, 2007 Archival prin t mo unted on aluminum, acrylic on canvas 13S. 89x2 18. 44xS. 7 1 cm Courtesy of Joh n Baldessari, Marian strong guy Gallery, lew York and Par is, and prut h Magers Be rlin London Sylvie Fleury Mu shroom (KK seven-hundred actual Blasb er ry), 2005 Fiberglass, metal motor vehicle paint H 110,080 em Courtesy of Galerie Thaddaeu Ropac Salzburg - Paris 105 106 Ron Arad Misfits, 2007 metal body, foam guy ufactu rer: lo roso Shaan Syed Shoegazer quantity Ten, 2009 Oil and polyfill a on canvas 183 x 153 cm Courtesy of Galer ie Michael Janssen, Berlin © Shaan Syed 107 108 109 Lederer + Ragnarsd6ttir + Dei Gustav-von-Schmoller tuition, Heilbronn, 2003 Extension to a faculty complicated Scholten & Baijings color Plaid 01, 2005 Merino wool and cotton a hundred and forty x one hundred eighty ern and 280 x 260 cm producer: cholten & Baijings and De Ploeg 110 Tony Cragg McCormack,2007 Bronze 117 x a hundred thirty x seventy five cm Courtesy of Thaddaeus Ropac Gallery, Salzburg - Paris Peter Zimmermann Untitled,2008 60 x45 cm Epoxy on canvas © 2009, ProLitteris, Zurich Courtesy of Galerie Michael Janssen, Berlin 111 112 113 Ja ime Hay6n Funghi,2006 Porcelain lamps o sixteen to 38 em, H 36 to 50 em producer: Metalarte von Gerkan, Marg und accomplice (gmp) excessive Tech Park, Heavy quarter , Lingang New urban, China, 2007 Facade 114 Jean Nouvel live performance corridor, Copenhagen , 2009 Blue fiberglass facade Yves Klein Sculpture eponge sans titre (SE 33),1961 natural pigment and resin, ordinary sponge forty two x37 x20 cm © 2009, ProLitteris, Zurich Courtesy of Yves Klein data, Paris 115 116 Maarten Baas Clay furnishings, flooring Fan, 2006 steel body, hand-modeled business plasticine, lacquer H 152. four x W forty eight. three x D forty eight. three ern producer: Maarten Baas Baumschlager Eberle Nordwesthaus, Fussach , Austria, 2008 Concrete constitution with glass facade 117 118 Arik Levy Rock Fusion gentle, 2008 Polyethylene constitution with textile upholstery restricted variation producer: Ldesign Charlotte Posenenske Faltung (Fold), 1965 Aluminum sheet, RAL blue lacquer 86 x a hundred.

Rated 4.82 of 5 – based on 11 votes