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Ando: Complete Works

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"In architecture, there is a part that is the result of logical reasoning and a part that is created through the senses. There is always a point where they clash. I don't think architecture can be created without that collision."
-Tadao Ando

Philippe Starck describes him as a "mystic in a country which is no longer mystic." Philip Drew calls his buildings "land art" that "st
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Hardcover, 500 pages
Published June 1st 2007 by Taschen
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David
Oct 28, 2012 David rated it it was amazing
Overall the book is an excellent representation of Ando's work.
The introduction is informative and well written with biographical information as well as details on Ando's design inspiration. The photographs beautifully capture each structure and display Ando's artistic use of light and contrasting materials. This book is highly recommended for everyone familiar or unfamiliar with Ando's work.
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