Lezioni di architettura e design - MVRDV

Lezioni di architettura e design - MVRDV

MVRDV: Investigations and new creative visions of the Urban Landscape is edition 33 of Lezioni di Architettura’s editorial collection of monographs curated by Milan Politecnico School of Architecture and Abitare Magazine. This new monograph was available for sale in newsstands across Italy together with Corriere della Sera newspaper. Currently it is still for sale in the webshop of the newspaper.

The publication includes:

  • An introduction to MVRDV written by Alex Davidson, UK architecture writer
  • An interview on MVRDV by Stefano Casciani - Italian writer, designer, curator and industrial consultant
  • A focus on Markthal
  • An overview of realised projects :
    • WoZoCo, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Villa VPRO, Hilversum,
    • EXPO 2000, Hannover Germany
    • Silodam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Matsudai Centre, Matsudai, Japan
    • Didden Village, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    • Mirador, Madrid, Spain
    • Balancing Barn, Suffolk, UK
    • Book Mountain, Spijkenisse, Netherlands
    • Glass Farm, Schijndel, Netherlands
    • Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, Netherlands
    • Ragnarock, Roskilde, Denmark
    • Crystal Houses, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • The Stairs to Kriterion, Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • A chronology of unrealised and future projects including designs for Oslo Opera House, The Next Hutong, Pig City, Almere Floriade, Freeland, Lyon Part Dieu, Seoul Skygarden and China Comic & Animation Museum

Previous monographs include Renzo Piano, Le Corbusier, F.L. Wright, Norman Foster, Zaha Hadid, Mies van der Rohe, Peter Eisenman, Alvaro Siza, Giuseppe Terragni, Carlo Scarpa, Mario Botta and Alvar Aalto. 


Softcover: 144 pages 

Language: Italian

ISSN: 2035-8431

Publisher: RCS Media Group - Corriere della Sera

Publishing director: Luciano Fontana

Editor: Giovanna Vitali, Luisa Sacchi

Author introduction: Alex Davidson

Order here from Corriere della Sera's webshop