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Andō, Tadao 1941-

Overview
Works: 690 works in 1,454 publications in 8 languages and 14,910 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  Interviews  Designs and plans  Biography  Documentary films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Architect, Artist, Commentator, Author of introduction, Honoree, Dedicatee, Contributor, Interviewee, zxx, Photographer, Creator, Editor
Classifications: NA1559.A5, 720.92
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Tadao Ando : complete works by Francesco Dal Co( Book )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overzicht van het werk van de Japanse architect (geb. 1941)
Tadao Ando by Kenneth Frampton( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tadao Ando at Naoshima : art, architecture, nature by Philip Jodidio( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tadao Ando at Naoshima: Art, Architecture, Nature showcases the latest work in an on-going process of building by Tadao Ando at the acclaimed Naoshima Island Art Complex. Featured here is Ando's recently completed Chichu Art Museum, an underground facility built on the small island in the Inland Sea of Japan. With respect for the landscape and the traditional use of the land as terraced salt fields, Ando was here determined to utterly adapt architecture to the topography, burying much of the complex volume below the ground. He was moved to fully explore the potential of "underground architecture," which imposes its own order and sensibility on space, allowing in only limited light while increasing a sense of depth, fostering ultimately cool tranquility in which one becomes enfolded. On permanent exhibit in the museum, and shown here, is an important body of work by impressionist Claude Monet as well as other major works by contemporary artists Walter De Maria and James Turrell."--Jacket
Inspirations( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 100-minute exploration of the creative process which starts with the essential question "how do artists get ideas?" and continues into the fascinating world inhabited by seven artists
Inventions : the reality of the ideal by Emilio Ambasz( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Church on the Water, Church of the Light : Tadao Ando by Philip Drew( Book )

8 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tadao Andó by Philip Jodidio( Book )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A partir du béton, ce matériau que l'on disait mort malgré sa robustesse, l'architecte japonais Tadao Ando est parvenu à créer une matière vivante, dotée d'une surface aux effets étonnamment changeants
Ando : complete works by Philip Jodidio( Book )

5 editions published in 2004 in 3 languages and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Philippe Starck describes him as a 'mystic in a country that is no longer mystic'. Phiilip Drew calls his buildings 'land art' that 'struggle to emerge from the earth'. He is the only architect to have won the discipline's four most prestigious prizes: the Pritzker, Carlsberg, Praemium Imperiale, and Kyoto Prize. His name is Tadao Ando, and he is one of the world's greatest living architects. Combining influences from Japanese tradition with the best of Modernism, Ando has developed a completely unique building aesthetic that makes use of concrete, wood, water, light, space, and nature in a way that has never existed elsewhere in architecture. Ando has designed award-winning private homes, churches, museums, apartment complexes, and cultural spaces throughout Japan, and in France, Italy, Spain, and the USA. This book, created at the height of Ando's career, brings together his complete works to date"--Bookjacket
The contemporary tea house : Japan's top architects redefine a tradition by Arata Isozaki( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tadao Ando : Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth by Philip Jodidio( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A self-taught architect, Tadao Ando combines the influences of Japanese traditions with the elegance of modernism. His projects, such as the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, featured here, encourage contemplation and demonstrate a reverence for essential forms. Respected for his powerful, meditative spaces and his sensuous yet refined use of materials - wood, steel, concrete, glass - Ando's work resonates with profound intelligence, unpretentious elegance, and an almost palpable sense of harmony. Directly opposite Louis I. Kahn's masterpiece Kimbell Art Museum, the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth comprises five pavilions that seem to float on a pool of water. Inside the museum, diffuse and reflected natural light - similar to Kahn's innovations at the Kimbell - bathe the interior and the art in an even glow."--BOOK JACKET
Tadao Ando, 1995-2010 by Francesco Dal Co( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and German and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Geheimnis des Schattens : Licht und Schatten in der Architektur = The secret of the shadow : light and shadow in architecture( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in German and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tadao Ando by Yann Nussaume( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The minimalist concrete architecture of Tadao Ando has roots both in Japanese traditions and in Western architecture. This book begins with both contexts: it explores how Ando unites Japanese tradition with a contemporary Western architectural idiom
Great expectations a journey through the history of visionary architecture( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kochuu: Documentary about modern Japanese architecture, and its impact on the Nordic building tradition. "Kochuu" which translates as "in the jar," refers to the Japanese tradition of constructing small, enclosed physical spaces, which create the impression of a separate universe. Features interviews with some of Japan's leading architects as well as Scandinavian contemporaries
Tadao Ando : houses by Philip Jodidio( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most complete and comprehensive collection of residential projects from the world's most internationally recognized and renowned architect. Though prolific in civic and commercial work, Tadao Ando first gained recognition for his residential projects, which were constructed solidly of concrete but ingeniously imbued with light and air. This exhaustive study is a complete catalog of all his residential work to date, including two new homes just finished in 2013. This volume features unseen and unpublished works presented through lavish and striking color photographs as well as detailed architectural drawings and plans of over thirty years of Ando's residential work, from the Sumiyoshi Row House in 1975 to the current houses for global design connoisseurs and art collectors
Tadao Ando - Vitra house by Karl Lagerfeld( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ando : complete works by Philip Jodidio( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philippe Starck describes him as a "mystic in a country which is no longer mystic." Philip Drew calls his buildings "land art" that "struggle to emerge from the earth." He is the only architect to have won the discipline's four most prestigious prizes: the Pritzker, Carlsberg, Praemium Imperiale, and Kyoto Prize. His name is Tadao Ando, and he is one of the greatest living architects. Combining influences from Japanese tradition with the best of Modernism, Ando has developed a completely unique building aesthetic that makes use of concrete, wood, water, light, space, and nature in a way that has never been witnessed in architecture. His designs include award-winning private homes, churches, museums, apartment complexes, and cultural spaces throughout Japan, as well as in France, Italy, Spain, and the USA. This book, created at the height of Ando's illustrious career, and thoroughly updated for this new 2010 edition, presents his complete works to date
Kochuu Japanese architecture, influence & origin( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about modern Japanese architecture, and its impact on the Nordic building tradition. "Kochuu" which translates as "in the jar," refers to the Japanese tradition of constructing small, enclosed physical spaces, which create the impression of a separate universe. Features interviews with some of Japan's leading architects as well as Scandinavian contemporaries
Memories of origin : Hiroshi Sugimoto( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary follows 200 days in the life of contemporary artist Hiroshi Sugimoto-- a leading presence in the world of modern art. He is the winner of many prestigious awards and his photographs are sold for millions of yen at overseas auctions. The film shows the sites of the Architecture series shot in southern France, the huge installation art work at 17th Biennale of Sydney, his new work Mathematics at Provence, his art studio while working on Lightning Fields, and more. It thoroughly pursues the question Sugimoto's works pose - "living in modern times, what are these works trying to tell us?" A thrilling look into the world of Hiroshi Sugimoto
Tadao Andō by Masao Furuyama( Book )

5 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Andō, Tadao

Andō, Tadao 1941-

Andó Tadao japán autodidakta építész

Anteng, Zhongxiong 1941-

Tadao Andō

Tadao, Andō 1941-

Tadao Ando architetto giapponese

Tadao Andō arquitecto japonés

Tadao Ando Japanese architect (b.1941)

Tadao Andō japanischer Architekt

Tadao Ando Japans architect

Tadao Andō japoński architekt

Ταντάο Άντο Ιάπωνας αρχιτέκτονας

Тадао Андо

Թադաո Անդո

טדאו אנדו

تاداو أندو

تادائو آندو معمار و بوکسور ژاپنی

تادائۆ ئاندۆ

ทะดะโอะ อันโด

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안도 다다오

アンドウ, タダオ 1941-

安藤 忠雄 1941-....

安藤忠雄

安藤忠雄 1941-

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Tadao Ando at Naoshima : art, architecture, natureChurch on the Water, Church of the Light : Tadao AndoTadao AndóAndo : complete worksThe contemporary tea house : Japan's top architects redefine a traditionTadao Ando : Modern Art Museum of Fort WorthTadao Ando, 1995-2010Das Geheimnis des Schattens : Licht und Schatten in der Architektur = The secret of the shadow : light and shadow in architecture