São Paulo: J.J. Carol Editora, 2009. color plates, plans, draws., technical data sheets, color fldg. wrps. OCLC: 664451352. Item #97267
Throughout its more than 50 years of activity, the Brazilian architectural firm of Alberto Botti and Mac Rubin has completed over one thousand architectural projects. Their portfolio range from the apartment buildings of the 1960s, concrete, wooden, to the large multi-functional complexes (as the almost 200 acres to the Business Centre Nações Unidas (UNSCOM), an urban icon in São Paulo. This study used six completed projects that span the period from 2002-2009. Contents: Urban landmarks -- Cut crystals -- Mass and transparency -- Form and context -- Consumption and complexity -- Architecture of shows. ENGLISH AND PORTUGUESE TEXTS.