Temporary Architecture Now! By Philip Jodidio delves into the exciting world of one the hottest areas in contemporary design. In light of the economic crisis the long-lasting grandiose buildings of the past decades have given way to a waves of innovative temporary buildings. From emergency relief to performance venues & exhibitions, the opportunities for temporary architecture that can come and go in less than a week is endless and this treasure trove of design potential is too exciting to ignore. Philip Jodidio calls on the work of leading architects of our time such as Zaha Hadid & Rem Koolhaas to explore this temporary world. This book which features full colour photographs & design drawings, with thought-provoking writing is a fabulous gift idea for any design enthusiast, along with a wide range of beautifully produced art & design books from renowned publishing house Taschen.
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