Home' Scoop Homes and Art : Insite 28 Autumn 2011 Contents 70 INSITE AUTUMN 2011
You weren’t one of the 93,000 people
who made it to the Au stralian Pavilio n
at the 12th Internation al Architectu re
Biennale Exhibition in Venice last year?
On March 26, our Now and When:
Australian Urbanism exhibit opens di re c t
from Europe at the Gold Coast City
Gallery (theartscentregc.com.au). It will
then set up at Sydn ey ’s Object:
Centre for Craft a nd Design where
it will reside from July 2-S eptember
25 (object.com.au). What to ex pect?
A 16-min u te visual explosio n of 3D
stereosco pic techn o logy that will take
you in to existing an d hypothetical
urban en viro ns. The drive behind the
ex hibit? To strike up debate o n the
future of our cities.
The work of on e of the world’s leading
a rchitectural firms today is brou ght to
you in this visu al celebratio n . S et up in
the 1968 in Au stria, Coop Himmelblau
con tin u es to produ ce the experimen tal
a rchitecture w ith which it first bu rst o n
to the design scene. Expect to see the
Gro ninger Mu seum, Netherlan ds;
BMW Welt in Munich, Germany; the
Akron Art Museum in Ohio, US; and
more. $250, Taschen.
Architecture Now! Houses 2
Step into some of the world’s most desirable spaces when
you open the cover of this new book. A continuation of
Architecture Now! Houses, this new releas e con tin ues in the
quest to discover what defines a ‘house’. This is pure spacial
an d lifest yle ins piratio n. $85, Taschen.
Bellemo & Cat’s Polygreen house in Melbourne
(2007–08) and (below) Sou Fujimoto’s Final
Wooden House in Kumamoto, Japan (2007–08).
Our roundup of the hottest new-release titles to covet, plus
where to see our Venice Biennale exhibition on home turf
SHOP IMAGE GRAPHICS IN SCANDINAVIA
Experien ce so me of Scan din avia’s most famo us bran ds with this dedication
to the i nterio rs, exterio rs an d bra nd identity of sto res thro ughout no rthern
Eu ro pe. The drive behind the book , edited by Kao ru Takahashi, is an in creased
wo rldwide passion fo r a more en viro nmen tally respo nsible way of life,
so mething those in Sweden , Den ma rk and No rway have been ren owned fo r
e mbracing visu ally an d prac tically. Stores an d bra nds featu red in clude:
IVANAhelsinki, A rtek, 10-Gru ppen and Sven skt Ten n . $110, Pie Books.
den H ouse in Kumamoto, Japan (2007–08
FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT: COMPLETE WORKS VOL 1 1885-1916
The work of Frank Lloyd Wright has been brought together in three volumes under
the expert eye of Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer. It is considered to be the first definitive
celebratio n of this professio nal, who is regarded as the United States’ greatest
a rchitect. Volu mes two a nd three a re already out, an d the awaited first volu me
covers Fra nk Lloyd Wright’s early years in Chicago an d his ‘prai rie’ ho uses (the
period credited with infl u encing European a rchitects). $300, Taschen.
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