Harry Seidler LifeWork
Australia’s most renowned modern architect, Harry Seidler designed over 180 projects, from single-family houses to apartment buildings, multi-storey office towers, and prominent government commissions, mostly in Australia, but also in Austria, France, Israel, Italy, Mexico and Hong Kong.
Harry Seidler Lifework is the first and long-overdue book to provide a complete overview of this award-winning architect’s body of work.
Features include coloured and black and white photography, architectural plans, and chapters on Sydney Houses (including Rose Seidler House, Gissing House, and Berman House), Sydney Buildings (including Blues Point Tower, Australia Square, MLC Centre and Grosvenor Place) Beyond Sydney, and Interviews by Vladimir Belogolovsky.
About The Author
Vladimir Belogolovsky is the founder of the New York-based Intercontinental Curatorial Project, which focuses on organizing, curating, and designing architectural exhibitions worldwide. Kenneth Frampton is the Ware Professor of Architecture at Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation. Oscar Niemeyer, best known for his civic buildings in Brazil's capital Brasilia, was the recipient of the Pritzker Prize, the Royal Gold Medal of the Royal Institute of British Architects, and the Praemium Imperiale by the Japan Art Association. Norman Foster is the founder and chairman of Foster + Partners. He was awarded the Royal Gold Medal for Architecture and the American Institute of Architects Gold Medal, and is a Pritzker Architecture Prize Laureate. Frank Stella is an American painter, sculptor, and printmaker.
"Lifework provides an overdue update to the 1992 monograph...the new book provides superior reference material, with well-presented photographs and drawings..." - The Monthly
Published April 2014
254mm x 254mm