Inspiration and Process in Architecture - Dominique Perrault

Size (inches): 5 x 8.25 x 0.65
Size (cm): 13 x 21 x 1.7
ISBN 13: 978-88-6613-472-5


A selection of materials produced by DPA Studio for two international contests for museums, showing how unfinished works can also become remarkable experiments. Sketches, maquettes, notes and diagrams narrate these endeavors.
Dominique PERRAULT, the author of the Bibliothèque Nationale de France in Paris and of the Ewha Womans University in Seoul, received many prestigious prizes and awards including: "Grande Médaille d'or d'Architecture" in 2010, "Seoul Metropolitan Architecture Award" for EWHA Womans University in Korea, "World Architecture Award" in 2002, "Mies van der Rohe prize" in 1997, "French national Grand Prize for Architecture" in 1993.
The collection of Inspiration and Process in Architecture compiles individual monographs (divided in two sections, Writings and Drawings) approaching the design process of different international architects, star-architects, young talents, great designers to give a full comprehensive view of the manual approach of the creative process. Other titles in the series: Wiel ARETS, BOLLES+WILSON, Giancarlo DE CARLO, Zaha HADID, Alberto KALACH, STUDIO MUMBAI, Cino ZUCCHI.
Published by Moleskine SpA
Edited by Francesca Serrazanetti, Matteo Schubert
Contribution texts by Rafaël Magrou, Gilles de Bure
Interview with Dominique Perrault

Matte coated paper
Clothbound, raw cardboard + cloth on spine
More than 100 illustrations