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Peter Merian Haus Basel An der Schnittstelle Von Kunst, Technik und Architektur. at the Interface Between Art, Technology, Architecture

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ISBN-10: 3764366214

ISBN-13: 9783764366216

Edition: 2002

Authors: Hans Zwimpfer, Margherita Spiluttini

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Situated close by the Swiss Railway station in Basle, the newly built Peter Merian house juts out like an iceberg in a sea of trains, trams, cars, and pedestrians. A cool, shimmering green, its appearance seems to mysteriously alter with every change in weather. Its inner structure is concealed by an alternate matte and transparent glass skin which was designed by Zwimpfer Partner Architects in cooperation with the American artist Donald Judd. Artists including Hans Danuser, Brigitte Kowanz, Roni Horn, Francois Morellet, Ursula Mumenthaler, Pipilotti Rist, Beat Zoderer also participated in the project. When architects incorporate art into their projects, when artists involve themselves in…    
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Book details

List price: $56.00
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Birkhauser Verlag
Publication date: 1/1/2002
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 95
Size: 9.50" wide x 8.00" long x 0.65" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English