FIFTY UNDER FIFTY: INNOVATORS OF THE 21ST CENTURY. Beverly Russell et al. Images Publishing Group Pty Ltd, Mulgrave, 2015. Distributed in the U.S.A. by Antique Collectors' Club, New York. 352 pp. with 599 ills. (518 col.). 29 x 24 cm. ISBN 9781864706000 In English.
Publisher's description: The architects, designers, artists and others represented in 50 Under 50 are innovators of our time. After a world-wide search of 50 top architecture and design firms by the editors, lead author Beverly Russell along with Eva Maddox and Farooq Ameen help bring together a unique body of work; all partners in these firms will be 50 years old or under at the time of publication, and represent a forward-thinking generation of creative people, aware of global issues that urgently need solutions through imaginative design. A distinguished five-person jury presided over the final selection: Stanley Tigerman, founding partner, Tiger McCurry, Chicago; Ralph Johnson, design principal, Perkins+Will, Chicago; Jeanne Gang, founder Gang Studio, Chicago; Marion Weiss, founding partner, Weiss Manfredi, New York; and Qingyun Ma, Dean of Architecture, University of Southern California, and founder MADAs.p.a.m., Shanghai and Beijing. The innovators featured in this impressive volume share with us, and the world, their desires for exponential learning; designs are illuminated with full-color photography and detailed illustrations, helping to showcase the innovators individual curiosities, imaginations, and talents.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Post-2000 — Architecture
Worldwide Number: 167903
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