Phaidon Press, 7 nov 2006 - 239 pagine
Future Systems presents a selection of ground-breaking and original work by this pioneering architectural and design practice from the last twenty-five years. Over fifty projects are presented by type of building, culminating in landmark schemes such as Selfridges in Birmingham, completed in 2003. The text gives a detailed description of each project and the design process behind it. The book features four-hundred photographs and drawings, many of which have not been published before.
279 Selfridges Birmingham Acropolis Museum Alessi aluminium Amanda Levete Anish Kapoor Anthony Gormley architects artist Berlin Biennale building type built Champagne Bucket collaboration colour Comme des Garšons Commes des Garšons competition complete concept project contemporary context conventional create curved cutlery David Nixon detailed discs display domestic Earth Centre engineering exhibition explore facade fashion store Ferrari floor food hall Future Systems gallery glass Gormley Green Bird Hauer King House high-rise House in Wales idea inspiration interior Jan Kaplicky Kaplicky and Levete Kaplicky's Kawakubo kind landmark landscape look Marni London Marylebone Cricket Club material Milan Monte Sant'Angelo moved Naples Subway NatWest Norman Foster objects Paris pedestrian bridge possible Prague proposal Radice realized relationship says Levete scale scheme sculptural shape skyscraper space speculations steel strategy Street structure tall buildings Tate technical Tokyo tower urban wall Wild at Heart wwwww Zaha Hadid