Special monographic publication from SD (Space Design) on the work of Italian architect Carlo Scarpa, published in 1977 in Japan.

This scarce edition covers much of Scarpa’s internationally-renowned, major works across public and residential architecture (including Brion-Vega cemetery, Venice Biennale pavilion, Veritti House, Olivetti showrooms, Taddei House, Vicenza Municipal Theatre, Villa Palazzetto, Masieri Memorial, Museum of Treviso,Venice University of Architecture, Antoniana bank Monsechiche branch and so much more), exhibition design, furniture, glassware and more, profusely illustrated with beautiful colour and black and white photographs, along with Scarpa’s drawings and plans, a chronology and bibliography. Also, a discussion between Arata Isozaki and Tadashi Yokoyama.

A special volume for anyone interested in the work of Carlo Scarpa.

Carlo Scarpa (2 June 1906 – 28 November 1978), was an Italian architect, influenced by the materials, landscape, and the history of Venetian culture, and Japan. Scarpa translated his interests in history, regionalism, invention, and the techniques of the artist and craftsman into ingenious glass and furniture design.

SD (Space Design): A monthly journal on Art and Architecture.
“SD” (Space Design) was founded in Japan in 1965; a comprehensive monthly magazine on architecture, urban problems and fine arts which was unique in the world and quickly became a leading, highly-esteemed journal of international modern design.

* Condition: Good-Very Good (Clean tight copy with general light shelf and handling wear, cover rubbing and age) – All care is taken to provide accurate condition details of used books, photos available on request.

SD (SPACE DESIGN) 1977 : Carlo Scarpa
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