African Style: Exteriors, Interiors, Details by Christiane Reiter, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
African Style: Exteriors, Interiors, Details

African Style: Exteriors, Interiors, Details

by Christiane Reiter
     
 
This rich, elegant picture book plunges into the heart of Africa via its stunning interiors, bringing together a wide selection of inspirational dwellings. You'll find the best examples of African interior decoration from Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Nigeria, Senegal, and Togo.

Overview

This rich, elegant picture book plunges into the heart of Africa via its stunning interiors, bringing together a wide selection of inspirational dwellings. You'll find the best examples of African interior decoration from Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Nigeria, Senegal, and Togo.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783822839171
Publisher:
Taschen America, LLC
Publication date:
08/02/2005
Series:
Icons Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
5.86(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.54(d)

Meet the Author

Christiane Reiter, a freelance author based in Berlin and Switzerland, studied journalism at the University of Eichstatt and worked as a travel editor for Ringier Publishing in Munich and Zurich. She then established the travel section of the newly founded Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung.

Angelika Taschen studied art history and German literature in Heidelberg, gaining her doctorate in 1986. Working for Taschen since 1987, she has published numerous titles on the themes of architecture, photography, design, contemporary art, interiors, and travel.

Internationally acclaimed photographer Deidi von Schaewen was born and brought up in Berlin. She has worked extensively with the international press as a freelance photographer. Barbara Sichtermann, long-time Berlin resident and journalist with the prestigious newspaper "Die Zeit," has published several essays and novels about the city.

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