Louis I. Kahn
Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein, Germany, 2012, English
Nonfiction, Architecture
12.8 x 9.8 inches, hardcover, 354 pages
ISBN: 9783931936921
Suggested Retail Price: $17.50

From the Publisher. The American architect Louis Kahn (1901–1974) is regarded as one of the great master builders of the 20th century. With complex spatial compositions, an elemental formal vocabulary, and a choreographic mastery of light, Kahn created buildings of archaic beauty and powerful universal symbolism. Numbering among his most important works are the Salk Institute in La Jolla, California (1959–65), the Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth, Texas (1966–72), the Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad (1962–74), and the National Assembly Building in Dhaka, Bangladesh (1962–83).

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