Calatrava: Complete Works 1979–2009 by Philip Jodidio (Taschen 2009) is a comprehensive monograph that examines the career of the Spanish-born architect Santiago Calatrava. The book includes the architect’s furniture designs, sculpture, and drawings, and comprehensively covers his spectacular cultural and civic projects, which have secured Calatrava’s place in the pantheon of world-class 21st-century architects. Among these are the Athens Olympics Sports Complex; the Tenerife Concert Hall in the Spanish Canary Islands; the Valencia Science Museum, Planetarium, and Opera House; and the World Trade Center Transportation Hub in New York.
The text is in English, French, and German. The book is lavishly illustrated with photographs, sketches, and architectural drawings.
Our copy in stock is in good condition. The pages are clean, no markings. The binding is firm. The dust jacket shows some small traces of edge wear and some signs of shelf wear and use.