Title Architecture In Switzerland.
Book Condition Brand new set of fouor DVDs.
Edition First Edition (Unstated).
Publisher Presence Switzerland: 2002.
3907640241 / 9783907640241
Seller ID 40481X1
This DVD set contains four DVDs. The DVD ROM section contains contributions from leading Swiss specialists in the fields of architecture, town planning and design. The articles are complemented by a rich selection of photos, building plans, short films and an illustrated glossary. The comprehensive link list and the list of publications open up further avenues for exploring the subject of Switzerland and its architectural treasures. The set contains a further three video DVDs featuring material from the series "Archiitectour de Suisse": in all, 26 film portraits with a total ddddddddddddddrunning length of some 6 1/2 hours.Swiss architecture is a byword for quality and represents an outstanding cultural treasure. It is grounded in everyday life, which it interprets and transmutes into works of art. From the Polytechnic tradition come the techniques of problem solving, but the works that spring from it are neiter merely functional nor isolated examples of the architect's skill, but have won worldwide recognition.
(Key Words: Switzerland, DVDs, Architecture).