Canadian Modern Architecture: A Fifty Year Retrospective

  • $ 55.00

Canada's most distinguished architectural critics and scholars offer fresh insights into the country's unique modern and contemporary architecture.Beginning with the nation's centennial and Expo 67 in Montreal, this fifty-year retrospective covers the defining of national institutions and movements:

• How Canadian architects interpreted major external trends
• Regional and indigenous architectural tendencies
• The influence of architects in Canada's three largest cities: Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver

Co-published with
Canadian Architect, this comprehensive reference book is extensively illustrated and includes fifteen specially commissioned essays.

By Elsa Lam and Graham Livesey
Princeton Architectural Press, 2019
Hardcover, 544 pages
6.85 x 1.65 x 9.9 inches

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