By Gregor Lehrl
Driendl is certainly one of Austria s most dear architects. His constructions exhibit a top quality point that's seldom reached. not just do they face up to a moment look, yet they even require it. Catchwords like "wit" and "innovation" could right here supply an approximate description of his skills. His constructions characteristic at the disguise and are within the desk of contents of pattern atmosphere structure journals similar to GA, advert, Abitare, and others.
APOPliving is a truly person e-book during which Georg Driendl, in cooperation with experts, covers the complete variety of the subject "living". Like in a theatre play, he divides the themes into acts and offers each one actor a moment identify. An extract: orchid: structure; bay-leaves: funds; oak wooden: development authority.
The booklet bargains a monographic assessment on Driendl s residential constructions and is hence a reaction to the massive overseas call for. within the comparable time, the architect arranges an specialists discussion filling with lifestyles the totality of residential theories.
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