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50 Architects You Should Know

Isabel Kuhl Kristina Lowis Sabine Thiel-Siling



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Prestel Verlag
01 May 2017
Architecture; Individual architects & architectural firms; History of architecture
Now available in a new edition, this introduction to fifty visionary architects traces the major aesthetic movements over the past six centuries and offers concise portraits of the geniuses behind them. Starting with the Renaissance, this accessible and lively survey takes readers around the world and through history, from Filippo Brunelleschi through Antoni Gaudi to Frank Gehry. Double-page spreads feature full-color illustrations, informative sidebars, and a timeline. A concise and accessible architectural history, this book is a fascinating look at the enormous variety of ways architects have helped define their eras. 145 colour illustrations
By:   Isabel Kuhl, Kristina Lowis, Sabine Thiel-Siling
Imprint:   Prestel Verlag
Country of Publication:   Germany
Dimensions:   Height: 24mm,  Width: 19mm, 
ISBN:   9783791383408
ISBN 10:   379138340X
Pages:   160
Publication Date:   01 May 2017
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Unspecified

ISABEL KUHL is an art historian living in Cologne, Germany. Her previous books include Andy Warhol and Vincent van Gogh (both by Prestel). KRISTINA LOWIS is an art historian at the Staatliche Museen in Berlin. SABINE THIEL-SILING is an art historian and editor whose titles include Icons of Architecture: The 20th Century (Prestel). She lives in Brisbane, Australia.

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