Colours of Light

Colours of Light

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by Richard Pare, Tom Heneghan
     
 

The Colours of Light is a stunning photographic portfolio of work by Japan's leading architect, Tadao Ando (b. 1941). It is the result of ten years' collaboration between Ando and English photographer Richard Pare. The book includes 27 of Ando's buildings, including the notable Kidosaki House, Tokyo (1986); the Church on the Water, Hokkaido (1988); and the

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The Colours of Light is a stunning photographic portfolio of work by Japan's leading architect, Tadao Ando (b. 1941). It is the result of ten years' collaboration between Ando and English photographer Richard Pare. The book includes 27 of Ando's buildings, including the notable Kidosaki House, Tokyo (1986); the Church on the Water, Hokkaido (1988); and the Meditation Space for UNESCO, Paris (1995). Pare's color photographs distill the essence of Ando's buildings, concentrating on the subtle effects of natural light on architecture. Each project description is accompanied by drawings from Ando's archives.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780714839998
Publisher:
Phaidon Press
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Pages:
284
Product dimensions:
5.62(w) x 6.37(h) x 1.25(d)

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Colours of Light 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is awesome. For the price, you can't pass it up! Large book with large quality images.