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Jodidio, Philip

Works: 843 works in 3,361 publications in 9 languages and 32,539 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Pictorial works  Catalogs  Designs and plans  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Contributor, Author of introduction, zxx, Redactor, Publishing director, Interviewer, Other, wst, Compiler, Arranger, Restager , Adapter, Director, wat
Classifications: NA680, 724.6
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Philip Jodidio
Architecture now! = Architektur heute = L'architecture d'aujourd'hui by Philip Jodidio( Book )

349 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 2,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The many faces of Architecture Now! will expand your mind. You'll find the most recent work of more than 60 architects
Green architecture by James Wines( Book )

24 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Wines explores human habitats that function in harmony with the environment. The author reviews 20th-century green architecture, presents a history of shelter from Neolithic times to the present & identifies new architectural directions
Contemporary European architects by Wolfgang Amsoneit( Book )

85 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in 7 languages and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overzicht van de hedendaagse (1990-1995) Europese architectuur
Architecture : art by Philip Jodidio( Book )

14 editions published in 2005 in English and German and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The relationship between art and architecture, though rooted in history, is at the heart of today's creativity. Artists have all but abandoned traditional concepts and forms, seeking to renew their vision and their relevance in the contemporary world. Many of them are attracted to the spatial presence of architecture. Simultaneously, contemporary architects, setting aside the precepts and influences of modernism, have come closer to artistic expression. The barriers between art and architecture are coming down, and this illustrated book looks at the ways in which this historic meeting of disciplines is profoundly changing contemporary culture."--Jacket
Contemporary American architects by Philip Jodidio( Book )

59 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in 7 languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On contemporary American architects and architecture
Green architecture now = Grüne Architektur heute! = L'architecture verte d'aujourd'hui! by Philip Jodidio( Book )

50 editions published between 1466 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buildings are among the heaviest consumers of natural resources and account for a significant portion of the greenhouse gas emissions that affect climate change. This book explains the principles of green architecture, showing how the world's leading exponents are tackling this pressing issue
I.M. Pei : complete works by Philip Jodidio( Book )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When I.M. Pei - one of the world's most celebrated architects and a master of light, space, and geometry - was awarded the Pritzker Prize in 1983, the jury said he had "given this century some of its most beautiful interior spaces and exterior forms." I.M. Pei: Complete Works attests to this statement by showcasing Pei's transcendent, sculptural forms from more than 50 years of work, using his best known and widely admired Louvre project as a focal point." "Often working with a palette of stone, concrete, glass, and steel, Pei has taken his vision of modern architecture across the globe with commissions in locations as diverse as Qatar, China, Luxembourg, Japan, and Germany. Meanwhile, major projects such as the JFK Library in Boston and the East Building of the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. have made him a household name in the United States. This volume honors Pei's tremendous influence by exclusively discussing the projects that he - rather than any of his partners - had direct, personal interest in. Insightful texts by renowned writers Philip Jodidio, Janet Adams Strong, and Carter Wiseman insure that this first-ever monographic study of the master architect will be an invaluable source for years to come"--
New forms : architecture in the 1990s by Philip Jodidio( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The speed and complexity of architectural development in the last two centuries has been unparalleled. Technical progress and ecological change have constantly presented new challenges. Jodidio looks at some of the new forms of architecture
Santiago Calatrava by Philip Jodidio( Book )

28 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text dt., engl., franz
Sir Norman Foster by Philip Jodidio( Book )

33 editions published between 1977 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Décrit un principe que Foster manie avec une rare virtuosité, à savoir "retourner" un intérieur, en mettant à nu la structure portante et les unités fonctionnelles du bâtiment. Le résultat, fascinant et fragile, n'est pas sans évoquer la complexité d'une machinerie, contrebalancée par l'élégance d'éléments high-tech, qui évitent à l'ensemble tout caractère monumental
Contemporary Japanese architects by Dirk Meyhöfer( Book )

37 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in 5 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In both diversity and quality, the architecture of present-day Japan can be classed as foremost in the world. This has not always been the case. Due to favorable economic circumstances and the coexistence of two generations of architects, it achieved a breakthrough on the international scene during the Eighties. This pluralistic architectural landscape, influenced by both tradition and a process of constant renewal, has a great many surprises in store for the Western eye." --
Richard Meier by Philip Jodidio( Book )

21 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in 7 languages and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monografie over de Amerikaanse architect die een groot aantal hagelwitte gebouwen op zijn naam heeft staan
Ando : complete works by Philip Jodidio( Book )

32 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 324 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
Building a new millennium = Bauen im neuen Jahrtausend = Construire un nouveau millénaire by Philip Jodidio( Book )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With more than eighty projects by over fifty internationally renowned architects [including brief biographical sketches], this volume presents the latest developments and styles in architecture at the turn of a new millennium as it is reflected in churches, fashion boutiques, movie theaters or media labs. Ranging from experimental housing to large international airports, universities and museums, projects by Norman Foster, Renzo Piano or Richard Meier are contrasted with structures like Shigeru Ban's 'Wall-less house," Daniel Libeskind's recently completed Jewish Museum, or the 'Pharmacy' restaurant by Damien Hirst and Mike Rundell. Together, these buildings constitute a dynamic vision of the 21st century"--Inside flap of front cover
100 contemporary architects = 100 Zeitgenössische Architekten = 100 architectes contemporains by Philip Jodidio( Book )

39 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A two-volume compilation which brings together highlights from Taschen's title "Building a New Millennium" and the first four volumes of "Architecture Now!" books for a comprehensive study of architecture around the world at the beginning of the 21st century
Tadao Andó by Philip Jodidio( Book )

27 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 313 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
Tadao Ando at Naoshima : art, architecture, nature by Philip Jodidio( Book )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 308 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
Architecture : nature by Philip Jodidio( Book )

13 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The relationship between contemporary architecture and nature is fundamental to today's creativity. Some architects reject nature or imagine that they can create an artificial world of their own - while others are seeking new ways, aided by science and the computer, to chart new directions for the buildings of tomorrow. From ecologically-oriented designs to the most astonishing new forms, this book shows how essential nature remains to architecture."--Jacket
Maya Lin : topologies by Maya Ying Lin( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first comprehensive monograph on the acclaimed American artist and architect, known for her environmental works and memorials that distill a tranquil yet texturally rich minimalism. Maya Lin is one of the most important public artists of this century. As an architecture student at Yale, Lin designed the Vietnam Veterans Memorial as a class project, entering it in the largest design competition in American history. Her winning proposal, a V-shaped wall of black stone etched with the names of 58,000 dead soldiers, has since become the most visited memorial in the nation's capital. This visually rich volume presents 50 projects from the last three decades that demonstrate the scope of Lin's creative process, featuring her own sketches and drawings and linked by her ideal of making a place for individuals within the landscape. With her environmental works Storm King Wavefield, Eleven-Minute Line (Sweden), and Pin River--Yangtze (Beijing), Lin maintains a balance between art and architecture, drawing inspiration from culturally diverse sources. From the moment she entered the national spotlight with her design for the Vietnam Memorial, Lin has been proposing ways of thinking and imagining that resist categories, genres, and borders"--Provided by publisher
Valode & Pistre Architects by Philip Jodidio( Book )

23 editions published in 2006 in English and French and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Valode & Pistre architects is an international architectural design firm having expertise as well in the fields of urban design, interior design and engineer services. Founded in 1980 by the current managing partners and long time friends, Denis Valode and Jean Pistre, the firm entered upon a new phase of its career in 1992, when the architects received the Equerre d'argent prize of the journal Le Moniteur for the L'Oreal corporate headquarters outside Paris. Their predominantly large-scale projects are distinguished by their high degree of diversity. For some years, Valode & Pistre have not only been practicing in France, their native country, but also in Germany, Italy, Great Britain, Russia, Mexico, China, and elsewhere." "The firm's philosophy is built around progressively acquired principles distilled from specific project experience. For Denis Valode and Jean Pistre, an architectural project is a social act for both client and user, an act based upon original research and reflection, an act of creation in response to a specific program and site."--Jacket
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Alternative Names
Ǧūdīdīyū, Fīlīb 1954-

Jodidio, P.

Jodidio, P. (Philip)

Jodidio Philip

Jodidio, Philip 1954-

Jodidio Philip E.

Jodidio, Philip. E. 1954-

ジョディディオ, フィリップ


Green architectureContemporary European architectsArchitecture : artContemporary American architectsGreen architecture now = Grüne Architektur heute! = L'architecture verte d'aujourd'hui!I.M. Pei : complete worksNew forms : architecture in the 1990sSantiago Calatrava