Clear Glass: Creating New Perspectives
By Chris van Uffelen
The importance of glass in the search for light and warmth throughout the history of architecture is unmatched. Today, glass continues to be one of the most essential and versatile materials. Using impressive photographs, drawings and sketches as well as informed texts, "Clear Glass" explores the timelessness and ceaseless fascination achieved by this translucent material. The book presents prestigious and innovative contempoary architectural projects such as the Berlin Main Station by gmp, On Prospect Park Condominium by Richard Meier, and London City Hall by Foster + Partners.
- 256 pages; hardcover
- Published in 2009 by Braun Publishing AG