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Meuron, Pierre de 1950-

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Works: 129 works in 212 publications in 5 languages and 1,137 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Designs and plans  Exhibition catalogs  History  Interviews  Pictorial works  Comic books, strips, etc  Bibliography 
Roles: Interviewee, Artist, Dedicatee, Illustrator, Performer, _za
Classifications: NA1353.H47, 720.922
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Herzog & de Meuron by Wilfried Wang ( Book )
23 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Herzog & de Meuron + Ai Weiwei : Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2012 by Herzog & de Meuron ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 2008, Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron and Chinese artist Ai Weiwei joined forces to design the celebrated Beijing National Stadium for the Olympic Games. In 2012, the team came together again for the Serpentine Gallery's acclaimed annual commission, as part of the London 2012 Festival, the culmination of the Cultural Olympiad. Their pavilion takes visitors beneath the Serpentine's lawn to explore the hidden history of its previous pavilions. Supporting the structure from below, eleven columns symbolize past pavilions, and a twelfth represents the current one. The pavilion's interior is clad in cork, to evoke the excavated earth, and is built as a network of pathways and trenches. Herzog & de Meuron and Weiwei's archaeological approach creates a space that invites visitors to look beneath the surface of the park as well as back in time to the inspiration of earlier structures.--Provided by publisher
Herzog & de Meuron : Zeichnungen = Drawings by Herzog & de Meuron ( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in German and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bird's Nest Herzog & de Meuron in China by Christoph Schaub ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in German and English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
China is changing fast. More building work went on in China in the last year than in the whole of Europe over the last few years. Internationally reputed architects are in demand. The Basle-based star architects Herzog & de Meuron (Tate Modern in London, Allianz Arena football stadium in Munich, De Young Museum in San Francisco, among other projects) have been commissioned to build the National Stadium for the 2008 Olympics. The two architects have another project in progress in the Chinese province, where they are building an entire district for 300,000 people in Jinhua, a city with 3 million inhabitants. This project caters for the daily needs of the Chinese population. The documentary by Christoph Schaub and Michael Schindhelm shows how the Chinese culture affects the construction work of the architects: The specific architectonic form and the struggle to achieve it give us information about the society, the culture and everyday life in China. BIRD'S NEST - HERZOG & DE MEURON IN CHINA explores how these prestige buildings are being built in China. On the one hand, the documentary attempts to understand the two architects' very own method of contextual building applied successfully again and again. On the other hand, it explores the Chinese side: their intentions, their expectations, and their strategies in this complex creation process
Ai Weiwei, Herzog & de Meuron : Beijing, Venice, London by Weiwei Ai ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herzog & de Meuron, 1981-2000 by Herzog & de Meuron ( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The alchemy of building the architects Herzog & de Meuron = Alchemie des bauens : die architeckton Herzog & de Meuron ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A presentation about the work and views of the architects Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron
Vision Dreispitz : eine städtebauliche Studie by Herzog & de Meuron ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herzog & de Meuron, 1998 2002 : the nature of the artifice = la naturaleza del artificio by Herzog & de Meuron ( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herzog & de Meuron 1978-1988 : das Gesamtwerk by Gerhard Mack ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herzog & de Meuron, 1978-2002 = Herutsōgu ando do Muron, 1978-2002 by Herzog & de Meuron ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
MetroBasel : a model of a European metropolitan region ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in German and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tate Modern ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Tate Modern was opened to the public in London on May 12th 2000. The new building is part of the Tate Gallery, the largest contemporary art museum in the world. Sir Nicholas Serota, director of the Tate Gallery, recalls his idea of turning the power station, which was built in various stages by Sir Gilbert Scott between 1948 and 1963, into the Tate Modern. The conversion of the disused power station, as designed by the Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron, was applauded by professionals and art lovers alike. Starting from an electric power station running on gas oil they have created an architectural masterpiece whose fame will be recognized well beyond London. Thanks to the contribution of Jacques Herzog and Harry Gugger, partners in the Herzog & de Meuron practice, the documentary retraces some fascinating insights into the architecture of the Tate Modern
Die Schweiz Ein städtebauliches Portrait Grenzen, Gemeinden Eine kurze Geschichte des Territoriums by Roger Diener ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bd. 3 enth. u.a. (S. 658-659 und 671-699): Städtekranz Bern
Herzog and de Meuron and Ai Weiwei : Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2012 by Jacques Herzog ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herzog & de Meuron : histoire naturelle ( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herzog & de Meuron, 2002-2006 : Monumento e intimidad = The monumental and the intimate by Jacques Herzog ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sammlung Goetz by Herzog & de Meuron ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herzog [et] de Meuron by Ulrike Jehle-Schulte Strathaus ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Suisse - portrait urbain Vol. 1: Introduction - Vol. 2: Frontières, communes : brève histoire du territoire - Vol. 3: Matériaux by Christian Schmid ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Top Swiss architects create a new urban topography for Switzerland
 
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Alternative Names
De Meuron, Pierre
De Meuron, Pierre, 1950-
DeMeuron, Pierre
DeMeuron, Pierre 1950-
Menron, Pierre de
Pierre de Menron
Pierre de Meuron
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