Oscar Riera Ojeda (Author), Byron Hawes (Author)
This fascinating sourcebook presents the most remarkable, beautiful, and innovative building façades in contemporary architecture.
A building’s façade sets the aesthetic tone for its entire design while serving a variety of functions, from regulating light and protecting against the elements to providing insulation for temperature and sound.
This absorbing book details hundreds of examples of interesting and progressive façades from around the world. Presented in colorful double-page spreads, each façade is photographed from different angles and includes engaging texts that describe their significance.
Published by Prestel (5 Nov. 2019)
Hardcover, 448 pages
18.75 x 3.66 x 24.13 cm