Gids voor Hedendaagse Architectuur in Nederland – Guide to Contemporary Architecture in the Netherlands presents an overview of the most recent developments in Dutch architecture and urban design from the 1980s to the present day.
The contents cover over 300 entries and include works by Rem Koolhaas, Mecanoo, Wiel Arets, Ben van Berkel, MVRDV, Herman Hertzberger and many more. The handy-sized book opens with an insightful introduction by Paul Groenendijk and Piet Vollaard to main features of 20th-century Dutch architecture. The works are presented with a short introduction and basic information including designer details and the street address. Each entry has been illustrated with a black & white photograph. The texts are in Dutch and in English. The book also contains an index of subjects and an index of names as well as a short bibliography for further reading.
The copy in stock is in good condition. There are only some minor signs of wear on the covers.