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Architecture and Landscape: Italy/Japan Face to Face

Alberto Clementi

  • Format: Book

  • Pages: 465

  • Publisher: ACTAR

  • Date Published: Mar 2010

  • Stock Code: 72266

  • ISBN: 9788895623153

  • Binding: Paperback

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A comparison between the Italian and Japanese experience in terms of architecture and landscape. This book presents numerous critical insights, examples of projects and buildings, and illustrated essays by Italian and Japanese architects, such as Toyo Ito, Antonio Citterio, Atelier Bow Wow, Fumihiko Maki, Kengo Kuma, Moses Ricci, Franco Purini, Paolo Desideri among others.

This publication focuses both on the landscape policies and the comparison among different landscapes. Including a photographic atlas, the book concludes with an overview of projects under the subject of Design of sensitive landscape brought by three Italian schools of architecture and three Italian-Japanese comparisons.

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