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Sep 23, 2017

New York Architecture Book Fair

Slide Catalogue Paris Haussmann  Lan 01

On September 23, Storefront for Art and Architecture will launch the New York Architecture Book Fair with a day-long event at the Great Hall at the Cooper Union : Architecture Books / Yet to be Written / 1982-2017-2052. The event will ask architects to think about the past and future of architectural publication. Each participant has been asked to present a book published in the past 35 years that they consider to be essential reading on contemporary architecture, as well as to imagine a publication for the future, a “book yet to be written.”

At the conference, Storefront will also present BOOKS-NOW, a selection of signed architecture books published in 2016-17. The exhibition catalogue PARIS HAUSSMANN: A Model’s Relevance has been selected to be part of this initiative.

Fully documented and illustrated, the exhibition catalogue was conceived as a retro-atlas of Haussmann’s territory. The bilingual publication is available for sale in bookstores in France, internationally and online.

Editions Pavillon de l’Arsenal, Paris & Park Books editions, Zürich _ 2017
Graphic design : Undo Redo
264 pages, with over 200 illustrations
Dimensions: 30 x 25 cm
ISBN : 978-2-35487-037-9
Bilingual french-english