MAD Works: MAD Architects

MAD Works: MAD Architects

by Ma Yansong

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Overview

The first complete overview of the most important contemporary architecture practice ever to have emerged from China

The skylines of modern China are punctuated by architecture that amazes, inspires, and awes. Many of these structures are the work of new, experimental practices like China-based MAD Architects. MAD Works not only documents the buildings of this group of avant-garde architects but also traces the development of their ideas through associated practice including art, research, and exhibition projects. Organized thematically, the book explores the underlying concepts of MAD Architects' work. MAD Works is illustrated with photographs, architectural drawings, and 3D visualizations to provide a thorough exploration of MAD Architect's international portfolio of completed works, unbuilt projects, and future ideas.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780714871967
Publisher: Phaidon Press
Publication date: 09/26/2016
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 10.10(w) x 11.60(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

MAD Architects is a global architecture firm developing futuristic, organic, technologically advanced designs that embody a contemporary interpretation of the Eastern affinity for nature. Ma Yansong is the principle of MAD Architects.

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