Sun 8 Jul' 18
The first volume of the anthology series edited by Kazi Khaleed Ashraf "Locations: An Anthology of Architecture and Urbanism" published by ORO Editions, San Francisco and Bengal Foundation, Dhaka
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Considering architecture in an expanded field, Locations
goes far and near, big-time and small-scale, to assemble a
unique set of projects, features, and reports. Each volume
contains mini monographs on an ensemble of architects
carrying out deeply moving work in various locations of
the world addressing site, topography, materiality, and
meteorology. Essays and texts by writers from various fields
inspect the critical issues of our time concerning architecture,
cities, and our spaces of habitation. A portfolio section
highlights the architecture of a selected country.
Architects featured in Volume 1 are Kerry Hill, Terunobu
Fujimori, C. Anjalendran, Luis Longhi, and Greg Burgess.
Articles, reports and interviews form an array of texts by
Balkrishna Doshi, Kenneth Frampton, Wang Shu, Beili Liu
Arindam Chakrabarti, Suha Ozkan, Nayanika Mukherjee,
Frederick Deknatel, David Robson, Philip Goad, and others.
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