Welcome to our online store!
You have no items in your basket.
Close
Filters
Search

Expanding Field of Architecture: Women in Practice Across the Globe

Author/EditorFeuerstein, Marcia (Author)
La Coe, Jodi (Author)
Zellner Bassett, Paola (Author)
ISBN: 9781848222700
Pub Date26/05/2022
BindingHardback
Pages528
Dimensions (mm)250(h) * 190(w)
[Brief synopsis]
£55.00
excluding shipping
Availability: 1 In Stock
+ -

This book documents
contemporary architectural projects designed by women architects participating
in diverse forms of practice in diverse regions around the world. Examining
each design within its unique context, this collection of forty projects
includes beautifully illustrated case studies of transformative buildings,
encompassing a range of sizes, building types, materials, and construction
methods. Overcoming historical challenges within architectural practice, the
women architects in this collection lead their firms and expand the field of
architecture.





Brit Andresen, Andresen O'Gorman Architects,
Australia; Sandra Barclay, Barclay &
Crousse Architecture, Peru + France; Tatiana Bilbao Estudio, Mexico; Shirley
Blumberg, KPMB Architects, Canada; Eliana
Bormida, Bormida y Yanzon Arquitectos, Argentina; Fernanda Canales Arquitectura, Mexico;
Gabriela Carrillo, Mexico; Aziza Chaouni
Projects, Canada; Elizabeth
Diller, Diller Scofidio + Renfro, USA; Carmen Espegel, Espegel Arquitectos,
Espana; Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara, Grafton Architects,
Eire; Jeanne Gang, Studio Gang, USA + France; Lina
Ghotmeh Architecture, France; Melkan
Gursel, Tabanlioglu Architects, Turkey, UK + USA; Studio Anna Heringer, Deutschland; Francine
Houben, Mecanoo, Nederland, Taiwan, UK + USA; Carla Juacaba
Studio, Brasil; Antonia Lehmann, Izquierdo
Lehmann Arquitectos, Chile; Ines
Lobo Arquitectos, Portugal; Lu Wenyu, Amateur
Architecture Studio, China; Doriana Mandrelli Fuksas, STUDIO FUKSAS, Italia, France,
UAE + China; Nina Maritz Architects, Namibia; Valerie Mulvin,
McCullough Mulvin Architects, Eire; Sheila
O'Donnell, O'Donnell + Tuomey, Eire + UK; Patricia
Patkau, Patkau Architects, Canada; Estudio Carme Pinos, Espana; Samira Rathod Design Associates,
Bharat Ganarajya; Maria Samaniego,
arquitectura x, Ecuador; Kazuyo Sejima, Kazuyo
Sejima and Associates + SANAA, China; Brigitte Shim, Shim-Sutcliffe Architects, Canada; Sonja Petrus Spamer Architects, South Africa; Marina Tabassum Architects, Bangladesh; Kerstin Thompson Architects, Australia; Lene Tranberg, Lundgaard
& Tranberg Arkitekter A/S, Danmark; Billie Tsien, Tod Williams Billie Tsien
Architects | Partners, USA; Claire Weisz, WXY
Architecture + Urban Design, USA; Sarah Wigglesworth Architects, UK; Xu Tiantian, DnA (Design and Architecture), China; Estudio
Cazu Zegers Arquitectura, Chile; Marusa Zorec,
Arrea Arhitektura, Slovenija

This book documents
contemporary architectural projects designed by women architects participating
in diverse forms of practice in diverse regions around the world. Examining
each design within its unique context, this collection of forty projects
includes beautifully illustrated case studies of transformative buildings,
encompassing a range of sizes, building types, materials, and construction
methods. Overcoming historical challenges within architectural practice, the
women architects in this collection lead their firms and expand the field of
architecture.





Brit Andresen, Andresen O'Gorman Architects,
Australia; Sandra Barclay, Barclay &
Crousse Architecture, Peru + France; Tatiana Bilbao Estudio, Mexico; Shirley
Blumberg, KPMB Architects, Canada; Eliana
Bormida, Bormida y Yanzon Arquitectos, Argentina; Fernanda Canales Arquitectura, Mexico;
Gabriela Carrillo, Mexico; Aziza Chaouni
Projects, Canada; Elizabeth
Diller, Diller Scofidio + Renfro, USA; Carmen Espegel, Espegel Arquitectos,
Espana; Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara, Grafton Architects,
Eire; Jeanne Gang, Studio Gang, USA + France; Lina
Ghotmeh Architecture, France; Melkan
Gursel, Tabanlioglu Architects, Turkey, UK + USA; Studio Anna Heringer, Deutschland; Francine
Houben, Mecanoo, Nederland, Taiwan, UK + USA; Carla Juacaba
Studio, Brasil; Antonia Lehmann, Izquierdo
Lehmann Arquitectos, Chile; Ines
Lobo Arquitectos, Portugal; Lu Wenyu, Amateur
Architecture Studio, China; Doriana Mandrelli Fuksas, STUDIO FUKSAS, Italia, France,
UAE + China; Nina Maritz Architects, Namibia; Valerie Mulvin,
McCullough Mulvin Architects, Eire; Sheila
O'Donnell, O'Donnell + Tuomey, Eire + UK; Patricia
Patkau, Patkau Architects, Canada; Estudio Carme Pinos, Espana; Samira Rathod Design Associates,
Bharat Ganarajya; Maria Samaniego,
arquitectura x, Ecuador; Kazuyo Sejima, Kazuyo
Sejima and Associates + SANAA, China; Brigitte Shim, Shim-Sutcliffe Architects, Canada; Sonja Petrus Spamer Architects, South Africa; Marina Tabassum Architects, Bangladesh; Kerstin Thompson Architects, Australia; Lene Tranberg, Lundgaard
& Tranberg Arkitekter A/S, Danmark; Billie Tsien, Tod Williams Billie Tsien
Architects | Partners, USA; Claire Weisz, WXY
Architecture + Urban Design, USA; Sarah Wigglesworth Architects, UK; Xu Tiantian, DnA (Design and Architecture), China; Estudio
Cazu Zegers Arquitectura, Chile; Marusa Zorec,
Arrea Arhitektura, Slovenija

The main authors are architects and faculty in the United States of America with Marcia F. Feuerstein at Virginia Tech's Washington-Alexandria Architecture Center, Paola Zellner Bassett in the School of Architecture + Design also of Virginia Tech, and Jodi La Coe in the School of Architecture at Marywood University.

Introduction: Entangled Practices; South America; North America; Africa; Europe; Australia; Asia.; Index of Architects; Bibliography

Write your own review
  • Only registered users can write reviews
*
*
Bad
Excellent
*
*
*
)
CLOSE