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Siza, Alvaro 1933-

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Álvaro Siza : complete works by Alvaro Siza( Book )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive monograph on the work of Portuguese architect Álvaro Siza, includes built works, projects and writings from the early 1950s to the present day. The book is written in chronological order
Barragán : the complete works by Luis Barragán( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barragán : the complete works by Luis Barragán( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translated from Spanish
Alvaro Siza by Brigitte Fleck( Book )

27 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winner of the 1992 Pritzker Prize for Architecture, the architect Alvaro Siza is recognized internationally for projects built during thirty years of practice in his native country of Portugal. A sensitive and cultural approach to 'regional architecture' has characterized his work and earned him a reputation outside his own country as one of the most interesting contemporary architects practising today. The author provides here an excellent overview of Siza's work
Álvaro Siza : the function of beauty by Carlos Castanheira( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alvaro Siza (b.1933) is considered Portugal's greatest living architect. His buildings are known for their austere beauty and their imaginative relationship to their surroundings. Relatively unknown outside his native Portugal when he won the 1992 Pritzker Prize, he has since built a number of masterful buildings around the world while retaining strong ties to his country. This volume highlights over 20 of these projects, approximately half of which are in Portugal. Each is explained in depth by author Carlos Castanheira as well as Siza himself, and illustrated with photographs, complete sets of drawings, and a wealth of Siza's sketches
Álvaro Siza : private houses, 1954-2004 by Alessandra Cianchetta( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alvaro Siza by Peter Testa( Book )

10 editions published in 1996 in German and English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Álvaro Siza : inside the city by Marc Dubois( Book )

9 editions published in 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Souto de Moura by Eduardo Souto de Moura( Book )

24 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Álvaro Siza, 1986-1995 by Alvaro Siza( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Álvaro Siza : complete works 1952-2013 by Philip Jodidio( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in 3 languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The seminal book on Portugal's master architect. When Álvaro Siza, one of the great figures of contemporary architecture, won the prestigious Pritzker Prize in 1992, the Jury described his forms as "molded by light, [with] a deceptive simplicity about them; they are honest. They solve design problems directly ... That simplicity, upon closer examination however, is revealed as great complexity. There is a subtle mastery underlying what appears to be natural creations." Born in Matosinhos, Portugal, in 1933, Siza created his own practice in Porto in 1954, and he has been a Professor of Construction at the University of Porto since 1976. The architect can fill shelf after shelf with his awards and prizes to-date: He received the European Community's Mies van der Rohe Prize in 1988 and the Praemium Imperiale in Japan in 1997, the 2009 RIBA Gold Medal, and the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement at the 2012 Venice Architecture Biennale. He has built a large number of projects in Portugal, and worked on the restructuring of the Chiado area of Lisbon following a devastating 1988 fire. Siza designed both the Portuguese Pavilion for the 1998 Lisbon World's Fair and the 2005 Serpentine Pavilion in London in collaboration with Eduardo Souto de Moura. He completed the Serralves Foundation (Porto, 1998), and the Museum for the Iberê Camargo Foundation in Porto Alegre, Brazil in 2008
The Pritzker architecture prize 1992 : presented to Alvaro Siza by Pritzker architecture prize( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Álvaro Siza : expor = On display by Alvaro Siza( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The architect and the old village by Catarina Alves Costa( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in Portuguese and English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Álvaro Siza Vieira, a famous visionary Portuguese architect, is called to coordinate the rehabilitation of the monuments and architectonic heritage of Cidade Velha (Old Village) in Santiago, one of the African islands of Cape Verde. This project creates great expectations among the local population, who envisages it as a way of improving their quality of life
Alvaro Siza : 1954-1976 by Alvaro Siza( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in Portuguese and English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bouça Residents' Association Housing : Porto 1972-77, 2005-06 by Alvaro Siza( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alvaro Siza by Brigitte Fleck( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architectures 1 = Architekturen 1 by Richard Copans( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in German and English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series devoted to the most ambitious architectural creations of the 19th and 20th century, consisting of remarkable archive material, scale-models, and interviews with some of the greatest architects of our time
Gabriele Basilico : cityscapes by Gabriele Basilico( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Álvaro Siza : tutte le opere by Kenneth Frampton( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in Italian and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Álvaro Siza : complete works
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Álvaro Siza

Alvaro Siza architecte portugais

Álvaro Siza architekt portugalski

Alvaro Siza architetto portoghese

Álvaro Siza arquitecto portugués

Álvaro Siza Portugees architect

Álvaro Siza portugisisk arkitekt

Álvaro Siza Vieira arquitecte

Álvaro Siza Vieira portugiesischer Architekt

Álvaro Siza Vieira portugisisk arkitekt

Álvaro Siza Vieira Portuguese architect

Melo Siza Vieira, Álvaro Joaquim

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Melo Siza Vieira, Álvaro Joaquim de 1933-

Siza, Álvaro

Siza, Alvaro 1933-

Siza, Álvaro Joaquim Melo 1933-

Siza, Aruvaro 1933-

Siza Vieira , Alvaro

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Siza Vieira, Alvaro Joaquim 1933-

Siza Vieira, Álvaro Joaquim de Melo

Siza Vieira, Álvaro Joaquim Melo

Siza y Vieira , Alvaro

Siza y Vieira, Alvaro Joaquim de Melo

Vieira, Álvaro Joaquim de Melo Siza

Vieira, Álvaro Joaquim Melo Siza

Vieira , Alvaro Siza

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Vieira, Siza

Алваро Сиза

Сиза Виейра, Алвару

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シザ, アルヴァロ

阿爾瓦羅·西塞·維埃拉

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