Architektur unseres Jahrhunderts in Zeichnungen: Utopie und Realität is a book about architectural visualisations and the role architectural drawing plays in the visual representation of buildings-to-be. The book was published by Verlag Gerd Hatje in 1982 and it has been compiled by Vittorio Magnago Lampugnani.
The contents is thematised chronologically. The story starts with an outlook towards a period from Frank Lloyd Wright to Eero Saarinen and the myth of nature as a model. Other featured architects include Bruno Taut, Richard Meier , Buckminster Fuller, Michael Graves, Louis Kahn and Aldo Rossi, to name a few.
Architektur unseres Jahrhunderts in Zeichnungen: Utopie und Realität has German text and it is richly illustrated with black-and-white architectural drawings.
The copy in our stock is in good condition. The pages are clean without any markings, and the binding is fine. There is some age-related yellowing on the upper edges of the pages. The dust jacket is somewhat edge worn.