Selected, translated and with an introduction by Thomas Daniell.
This eighth instalment in the AA's widely acclaimed Architecture Words series publishes for the first time in English a collection of architectural writings and essays by the prominent Japanese architect Toyo Ito.
This book publishes for the first time in English a collection of architectural writings and essays by the Japanese architect Toyo Ito. Born in 1941, Ito is one the world's most innovative architects. The texts in this collection cover almost exactly 40 years of writing and feature famous essays as well aw previously untranslated writings that shed new light on Ito's relationship to eveolving patterns of architectural thinking and design.