100 Contemporary Houses
Designing private homes offers architects more freedom than corporate projects to express their ideas and try out new concepts. In 100 Contemporary houses the author features on the most interesting new architects in the world today.
Conceiving living spaces is not without its own set of challenges, for which architects are forever looking for innovative solutionsórethinking the way we inhabit our home and live our daily lives is all part of the job when designing a house.
Nowadays environmental concerns have become crucial in building sustainable structures, changing the playing field quite profoundly.
This two-volume publication rounds up 100 of the worldís most interesting and pioneering homes from the past decade, featuring a host of talents both new and established, including John Pawson, Richard Meier, Shigeru Ban, Tadao Ando, Zaha Hadid, Herzog and de Meuron, Daniel Libeskind, Alvaro Siza, UNStudio, and Peter Zumthor.