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Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture, 2006-2020

Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture, 2006-2020

By (author) Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture

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Publishing 8th Nov 2021
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    • Of interest to a wide range of audiences with an interest in Architecture, Urban Planning, Interior Design, and Sustainability, as well as more esoteric interests like Futurism, Science Fiction, and Virtual Design
    • AS+GG’s leadership is internationally known for designing some of the world’s most iconic structures including signature towers, corporate headquarters, mixed-use high-rises, luxury residences, and five-star luxury hotels 
    • The book will cover projects that are internationally known (FKI Tower, Waldorf Astoria Beijing, Central Park Tower), over 20 buildings under construction (Wuhan Greenland Center, Chengdu Greenland Center, Al Wasl Plaza), and conceptual favourites spanning 15 years (Biophlic Tower, 1 Park Avenue, 1 Dubai))
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    Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture’s, 2006-2020 monograph showcases the spectacular work of the firm from the first 15 years of its practice through drawings, renderings, model photography, photography of built work, competition entries, exhibition materials, master plans, interiors, and special research projects and publications.

    The projects featured in the monograph cover a wide variety of AS+GG’s high-performance, energy-efficient, aesthetically striking architecture on an international scale in a wide range of typologies and scales, from low- and mid-rise residential, commercial, and cultural buildings to mixed-use supertall towers. Projects explored include supertall towers, large-scale mixed-use complexes, corporate offices, exhibition facilities, cultural facilities and museums, civic and public spaces, hotels and residential complexes, institutional projects, and high-tech laboratory facilities.

    About the Author

    Partners of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture, Adrian Smith, Gordon Gill, and Robert Forest are globally recognised as leaders in the profession of architecture. They have presented at dozens of international industry events and conferences; and have lectured at universities across the world. Their works have been exhibited at the Skyscraper Museum and the Center for Architecture, both in New York, the Chicago Architecture Center, Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlin, the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, and the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. Their drawings and sketches can be found in the permanent collections of the Art Institute Chicago and the V&A Museum in London.

    Projects under their direction have been awarded more than 150 design awards including dozens of international design and sustainability awards, nine National AlA awards, 35 Illinois AIA and Chicago AIA awards, and three ULI Awards for Excellence, as well as several Progressive Architecture Design Awards. Adrian, Gordon, and Bob’s work has been featured hundreds of publications including pieces in Architectural Record, Architect Magazine, Architectural Digest, the Architect’s Newspaper, Chicago Magazine, the New York Times, Popular Science, and Wallpaper. The firm has published several notable books as well.

    Specifications
    Publisher
    ORO Editions
    ISBN
    9781954081352
    Publish date
    8th Nov 2021
    Binding
    Hardback
    Territory
    World excluding USA, Canada, Australasia & Asia (except Japan; China non-exclusive)
    Size
    235 mm x 235 mm
    Pages
    512 Pages
    Illustrations
    480 color
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