Presence The Architecture of Rocco Design

Paperback (08 Jan 2013) | Chinese

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"Rocco's architecture relates with context, tradition and the communities of men in a way that produces, so to say, 'poetically reactive objects' linked with world culture (not only the Chinese one)."—Michele Calzavara, professor, architect, and criticNo one has built more public buildings in Hong Kong than the architect Rocco Yim. A sequel to Being Chinese in Architecture published in 2004, Presence highlights Yim's fourteen architectural projects across southern China, including museums, educational institutions, a public library, government houses, and district redevelopments. The main proposition raised is of "architecture shaping the city" and "the city shaping architecture.".

Book information

ISBN: 9789881858320
Publisher: Zephyr Press
Imprint: MCCM Creations
Pub date:
Language: Chinese
Number of pages: 248
Weight: 975g
Height: 253mm
Width: 228mm
Spine width: 28mm