By: JACKSON, NEIL.
Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles: 2018.:
Seller ID: 93157X2
Condition: Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book.
A heavily illustrated tribute to Los Angeles architect Pierre Koenig, a key figure of the Los Angeles Modernist movementIn this book, Neil Jackson presents a vibrant profile of Los Angeles architect Pierre Koenig, who Time Magazine said lived long enough to become "cool twice." From the influences of Koenig's youth in San Francisco and his military service during World War II to the Case Study Houses and his later award-laden years, Jackson's study plots the evolution of Koenig's oeuvre against the backdrop of Los Angeles. The book is anchored by Jackson's exciting discoveries in Koen... View More...