Shigeru Ban may be best known for his evocative Curtain Wall House in Tokyoa highlight of the Museum of Modern Art's 1999 Un-Private House exhibitbut few know the range of this Japanese architect's work. In this first English-language monograph on Ban, 30 built projects reveal his inventiveness and humanitarianism. Ban's primary objectives in his work are the use of low cost materials and the dissolution of the boundaries between interior and exterior spaces. His paper tube designs, which he first created as emergency ...

Shigeru Ban 2001, Princeton Architectural Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781568982342

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