This volume showcases the amazing work of some of today's most ambitious architects and designers. Each project offers a fresh perspective on the use of this evocative element. Beautiful, full-color photographs bring the proposals to life on the page, while detailed explanations, provided by the creators themselves, outline the techniques used and the ideas behind each of the creations. The projects featured will be an inspiration to anyone with an interest in modern design and make this book an indispensable reference volume for professionals and students.
Jacobo Krauel, renowned architecture critic and expert, he is the author of the seminal book, Sustainable Architecture: Low-Tech Houses, as well as over a dozen titles focusing on the latest trends and applications in today's archi-tecture. He currently resides in Barcelona, where he is researching the work of Gaudi.