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Weston, Richard 1953-

Overview
Works: 69 works in 290 publications in 4 languages and 5,294 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Designs and plans  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Creator, Author of introduction, Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: NA1199.A2, 720.924
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Weston
Key buildings of the twentieth century : plans, sections, and elevations by Richard Weston ( Book )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For the first time, a student can now find all the key plans in one place. Featuring more than 100 of the most significant and influential buildings of the twentieth century, this book includes both classic works by such seminal architects as Le Corbusier, Frank Lloyd Wright, Mies van der Rohe and Alvar Aalto, as well as those by more recent masters, such as Norman Foster. Frank Gehry and Rem Koolhaas. For each of the buildings included there are numerous, accurate scale plans showing each floor, together with elevations, sections and site plans where appropriate. All of these have been specially commissioned for the book and are based on the most up-to-date information and sources. There is also a concise text explaining the significant architectural features of the building and the influences it shows or generated, together with full-colour images. Cross-references to other buildings in the book highlight the various connections between these key structures
100 ideas that changed architecture by Richard Weston ( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This inspiring book chronicles the most influential ideas that have shaped architecture. Entertaining and intelligent, it provides a concise history of the subject, and is also a fascinating resource to dip into. Arranged in a broadly chronological order to show the development of architecture, the ideas that comprise the book include innovative and influential concepts, technologies, techniques and movements. Each idea is presented through interesting text and arresting visuals, and explores when the idea first evolved and the subsequent impact it has had up to the present day. -- Book Description
Modernism by Richard Weston ( Book )
17 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard Weston shows the way in which Modernist ideas grew out of 19th century needs to affect all areas of art and design in the 20th century, but especially in architecture and design
Alvar Aalto by Alvar Aalto ( Book )
34 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and French and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A study of the architectural works of the Finnish architect and designer
Materials, form and architecture by Richard Weston ( Book )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A detailed and timely look at the importance of materials in architecture, focusing particularly on modern and contemporary buildings
Villa Mairea, Alvar Aalto by Richard Weston ( Book )
15 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Town Hall, Säynätsalo : Alvar Aalto by Richard Weston ( Book )
13 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The house in the twentieth-century by Richard Weston ( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The House in the Twentieth Century describes the history of the modern house, covering all the key design examples together with many others that are less well-known but equally important in an architectural sense
Plans, sections and elevations : key buildings of the twentieth century by Richard Weston ( Book )
12 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Featuring more than 100 of the most significant and influential buildings of the twentieth century, this book includes both classic works by seminal architects such as Le Corbusier, Frank Lloyd and Alvar Aalto as well as the more recent works of Norman Foster, Frank Gehry, Rem Koolhaas and others
The complete architecture handbook : from the first civilizations to the present day by Patrick Nuttgens ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete handbook of architecture : from the first civilizations to the present day by Patrick Nuttgens ( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Utzon : inspiration, vision, architecture by Richard Weston ( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fragments of wilderness city : [the work of Bryan Avery] by Richard Weston ( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bennetts Associates : four commentaries by Bennetts Associates ( Book )
7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het huis in de 20ste eeuw by Richard Weston ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Dutch and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aan de hand van bekende en beroemde woonhuizen wordt de ontwikkeling in de architectuur van het woonhuis in de twintigste eeuw getoond
Richard Murphy Architects : ten years of practice by Richard Weston ( Book )
9 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Material, Form und Architektur ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Haus im 20. Jahrhundert by Richard Weston ( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in German and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maisons du XXe siècle by Richard Weston ( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in French and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Formes et matériaux dans l'architecture by Richard Weston ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Présente l'aspect concret de l'architecture trop souvent occulté par son aspect abstrait d'art du design ou de la composition. Le monde de l'architecture connaît aujourd'hui un intérêt renouvelé pour les matériaux ; l'architecte possède aujourd'hui un contrôle direct sur l'atelier et le site de construction, ce qui lui permet de rapprocher les processus d'imagination et de construction
 
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Alternative Names
Weston, Richard
ウェストン, リチャード
Languages
English (183)
French (11)
German (3)
Dutch (1)
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