2G magazine n°2, Toyo Ito Special Issue
Published in 1997, this special issue #2 of 2G magazine (Barcelona) is dedicated to renowned Japanese Architect Toyo Ito. This beautiful, large format issue includes Toyo Ito’s early works from 1992 to 1997 as well as a text written by Mr. Ito for this issue. A must have for Ito’s fans and for contemporary architecture lovers in general. This copy is in great condition. Bilingual Spanish/English.
Toyo Ito (伊東 豊雄, Itō Toyō, born 1 June 1941) is a Japanese architect known for creating conceptual architecture, in which he seeks to simultaneously express the physical and virtual worlds. He is a leading exponent of architecture that addresses the contemporary notion of a “simulated” city, and has been called “one of the world’s most innovative and influential architects.
In 2013, Ito was awarded the Pritzker Prize, one of architecture’s most prestigious prizes.
Paperback, 144 pages, in full color.
30cm x 23cm / 11.8″ x 9″
Publisher: Editorial Gustavo Gili (1997), Barcelona, Spain
750 gr / 1.65 lbs
To learn more about Toyo Ito’s architecture, visit his website.
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