The Iconic House features over 100 of the most important and influential houses designed and built since 1900.
International in scope and wide-ranging in style, the houses share a remarkable sensitivity to site and context, appreciation of local materials and building traditions, and careful understanding of clients' needs.
Each, however, has a unique approach that makes it groundbreaking and radical for its time.
Concise, informative texts and fresh, vibrant illustrations, including specially commissioned photographs, floor plans and drawings, offer detailed documentation, while a bibliography, gazetteer and list of houses by type provide further information.
Whether Arts and Crafts or Art Nouveau, Modernist or Minimalist, High-Tech or new vernacular, these unforgettable buildings from around the world will inspire and delight students and professionals, design aficionados and anyone who dreams of building a house of their own.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 376 pages, 660 Illustrations, unspecified
- Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/08/2018
- Category: Art & design styles: from c 1960
- ISBN: 9780500293942