Astana: Architectural Guide

Architectural Guide

MEUSER, Philipp Taal: Engels

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Amid the endless plains of Kazakhstan, an extraordinary architectural experiment has arisen: Astana. Formerly an outpost of the Tsarist Empire in the barren steppe, the location had developed into a typical Soviet provincial town. However, both internationally renowned and local architects are now designing spectacular and unique buildings in this dynamic city. Furthermore, Astana will host the Expo 2017 which will take place only twenty years after the city was built in the steppe alongside the old centre. The "Astana Architectural Guide" documents eighty diverse buildings and projects in the Kazakh metropolis, which was masterplanned by Kisho Kurokawa, and examines the contradictory nature at play within oriental traditions, western models and Soviet influences. Therefore, this publication represents a critical analysis of architecture and capital city planning in the centre of Eurasia.
ISBN
9783869224060
Vorm
Paperback
Uitgever
DOM Publishers
Verschenen
01-05-2015
Taal
Engels
Pagina's
0
Genre
Kunst & Cultuur
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