A+U Architecture and Urbanism: Extra Edition 1986/9 (a+u Publishing Co., Ltd, 1986) features ten works by Mario Botta. Contributions by Mario Botta, Francesco dal Co, Takemitsu Azuma, Takefumi Aida, and Tadao Ando. The publication contains also an essay by Mario Botta titled “The Archaicity of the New” which explains his architectural thinking.
The text is in English and Japanese. The issue is richly illustrated with high-quality architectural photos and drawings.
Our copy in stock is in good condition. The pages are clean and the glueing of the binding is still fine. The covers show some toning and signs of use.