Fifty Modern Buildings That Changed the World, Hardback

Fifty Modern Buildings That Changed the World Hardback

Part of the Design Museum Fifty series


The history of modern architecture is as diverse as it is beautiful, varying wildly from region to region and era to era.

Here Deyan Sudjic, Director of the Design Museum, explores 50 of the most significant and striking buildings in the world, from the modernist aesthetic of Le Corbusier's Villa Savoye to the eye-catching flair of Beijing's CCTV Headquarters.

Contents include: Villa Savoye, Poissy Rockefeller Center, New York Eames House, Los Angeles Montreal Biosphere, Montreal Pompidou Centre, Paris Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao Beijing Olympic Stadium, Beijing Selfridges, Birmingham ...and many more.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 112 pages, c60 photographs
  • Publisher: Octopus Publishing Group
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Architectural structure & design
  • ISBN: 9781840916805



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