Weekly Architecture Fix, Vol. 4 | Contemporary Architecture

Denver Architecture Foundation Resources:

Feature: Contemporary Architecture – Resources from the world wide web

“Architecture should speak of its time and place, but yearn for timelessness.” – Frank Gehry

The films below are free via Kanopy.com.

  • Diller Scofidio + Renfro: Reimagining Lincoln Center and the High Line
  • Steven Holl: The Body in Space
  • Cool Spaces! The Best New Architecture – a series by PBS
  • Architects Herzog and de Meuron: Tate Modern
  • Frank Gehry: An Architecture of Joy
  • Tadao Ando
  • How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr Foster?
  • Daniel Libeskind: Welcome to the 21st Century



  • The Sourcebook of Contemporary Architecture by Àlex Sánchez Vidiella
  • The Phaidon Atlas of Contemporary World Architecture
  • The Story of Contemporary Architecture by Paola Favole

For Young Readers…

  • Iggy Peck, Architect by Andrea Beaty

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