Norman Foster: A Life in Architecture

Norman Foster: A Life in Architecture

Deyan Sudjic

Norman Foster is a phenomenon - as an architect, but additionally as someone. he's chargeable for a dozen or extra of the main recognizable structures of the final 30 years.

among many different structures, Norman Foster is chargeable for the layout of Beijing's new airport, one of many world's biggest, for the Rossiya tower in Moscow, in rivalry to be the tallest skyscraper in Europe until eventually the credits crunch killed it, for one of many towers at flooring 0 in big apple, and for a crop of latest towers in London. He designed the Reichstag, the Hong Kong and Shanghai Banks headquarters in London and China, the hot Wembley stadium and the British Museum's new court.

Deyan Sudjic's insightful and assuredly written biography charts the outstanding lifetime of one of many world's so much influential architectural figures.

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