Concrete Concept

Brutalist Buildings Around the World

Concrete Concept Brutalist Buildings Around the World
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Format: Hardback, 192 Pages
ISBN: 9780711237643
Publisher: Frances Lincoln
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Description

Concrete Concept takes architecture admirers on a tour of the world's most impressive, celebrated and controversial Brutalist buildings. Featuring 50 international examples (built between the 1950s to 1970s), it skips from one country to the next to illustrate why utilitarian concrete buildings grew to become both the most hotly contested and fashionable architectural style in history. Building descriptions cover key details about the building as well as a context for its original use, public reception and current status.

The author

CHRISTOPHER BEANLAND lives in London and writes about architecture, culture and the arts for newspapers including The Independent, Guardian, Telegraph and various magazines around the world. He's also written two novels.

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Specs

Format: Hardback, 192 Pages
ISBN: 9780711237643
Illustrations: 150
Size: 8.465 in x 9.449 in / 215 mm x 240 mm
Published:

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