AV MONOGRAPHS 182: O'DONNELL + TUOMEY: CONTEMPORARY CRAFTS
isbn 9788460848103 AVISA
Idea Code 16011 $45.50
Over almost thirty years, the Irish O’Donnell + Tuomey have forged a career specializing in public projects that pay special attention to the civic role of architecture. After coinciding at the office of James Stirling in London, Sheila O’Donnell (1953) and John Tuomey (1954) set up their own studio in 1988 in Dublin, where they started working on projects to renew the city’s urban center and from where they now design large cultural buildings in London or Budapest. Their work has expanded in scale and scope, furthering their commitment with material quality and formal coherence, and has been distinguished with the prestigious RIBA Gold Medal in 2015.
120 p, ills colour & bw, 24 x 30 cm, pb, Spanish/English