Title Information

Records for not-yet-published titles do not include subject classifications. To initiate an order, see the instructions at the bottom of the page.

OP METROPOLE 90 (Metropolis 90). Pavillon de l'Arsenal, Paris, 1990. Published in association with Techniques & Architecture, Editions Regirex-France, Paris. 176 pp. with 242 ills. (117 col.). 30 x 18 cm. ISBN 2907513060 In French; preface, five essays, brief summaries of three essays, and four interviews also in English.
This comparative examination of urban planning and architecture currently transforming central zones in Barcelona, London, Stockholm and Paris presents more than 200 illustrations of drawings, models and completed projects along with descriptive commentaries (in French only) that illuminate the diverse political, economic and social factors influencing the approaches adopted in each city. Features five introductory texts addressing the issues currently affecting European urban centers, individual essays considering efforts in the featured cities to both control and promote redevelopment and growth, and brief interviews with urban planners involved in the projects.
Indexing: Western, Europe — Post-1970 — Architecture
Plans: 75
Worldwide Number: 053644
Paperbound Out of Print / No Longer Available.

Select titles for ordering by clicking in the boxes to the left of the title entries and then click on the "Add to Cart" button below. You will then be able to specify quantities and continue with your order.

NOTE: The shopping cart will expire after 2 hours of inactivity.