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Adjaye, David 1966-

Overview
Works: 118 works in 284 publications in 3 languages and 2,789 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  Designs and plans  History  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Interviewee, zxx, Illustrator, Artist, Other, Performer
Classifications: NA997.A53, 759.2
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Chris Ofili by Chris Ofili( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 379 libraries worldwide
"Chris Ofili's intricately constructed works, combining beadlike dots of paint, collaged images from popular media, and elephant dung, create a unique iconography that marries African artistic and ritual practices with Western art historical traditions and contemporary hip-hop culture. This beautifully designed book, made in close collaboration with the artist, is the first to examine Ofili's artistic development and surveys his work in watercolor, graphite drawing, and sculpture. Literary and historical parallels from a formidable list of contributors explore the ways through which the artist has grasped his times with a palpable sense of history."--Jacket
David Adjaye's Geo-graphics : a map of art practices in Africa, past and present by David Adjaye( Book )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and Multiple languages and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Your black horizon art pavilion by Ólafur Elíasson( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
The eye ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
In 2003 Chris Ofili created the spectacular installation within reach for the British Pavilion at the Venice Biennale. Combining a cycle of paintings depicting lovers in a Paradise-like garden with a shimmering glass dome, Ofili plunged visitors into disorienting spaces of dense colour and enveloping light. Shot in London, Germany and Venice, this film relates the creation of within reach. Chris Ofili's reflections on the process are complemented by interviews with his collaborator in Venice, architect David Adjaye, and the structural engineer from Arup Associates, who helped realise the complex dome. Also included is an exploration of The Upper Room, an installation of 13 exquisite canvases by Ofili, which was first shown in 2002. Both this and within reach are about "trying to create an atmosphere for people to feel somehow out of themselves." His aim, the artist explains, is to "do something that is sincerely interesting and can honestly enhance the experience of looking."
David Adjaye : making public buildings : specificity, customization, imbrication by David Adjaye( Book )
7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
David Adjaye is one of the most sought-after architects of his generation. This book focuses on his built and planned public buildings, reproducing and analysing his designs and models in numerous colour illustrations
Authoring : re-placing art and architecture by David Adjaye( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
David Adjaye, authoring : re-placing art and architecture by David Adjaye( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Authoring: Re-placing Art and Architecture challenges traditional assumptions about the relationship between art and architecture. From 2008 through 2010, David Adjaye, along with Marc McQuade, taught three studios at the Princeton School of Architecture. Each studio focused on a collaboration with three distinguished artists--Matthew Ritchie, Teresita Fernández, and Jorge Pardo--on interventions in three vastly different sites: the state of New Jersey, the Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn, and the city of Mérida in Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula. Through an exploratory process of questioning, developing, and testing, each architect and artist reexamines the expectations traditionally associated with the conventions of architectural design and representation. Authoring: Re-placing Art and Architecture presents recent projects from David Adjaye, Matthew Ritchie, Teresita Fernández, and Jorge Pardo, along with interviews, essays, and archival material that unpack the shared space of art and architecture
Fred Sandback by Fred Sandback( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Adjaye Africa architecture : a photographic survey of metropolitan architecture by David Adjaye( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 21 libraries worldwide
At just over forty, David Adjaye is one of the worlds most exciting and accomplished architects, and has built many highly acclaimed houses and public buildings in the UK and USA. Over a ten-year period, the Tanzanian born, London-based architect has visited 53 major African cities and photographed thousands of buildings, sites and places that few of us will ever be able to visit. This 7-volume slipcased edition documents Adjaye's tribute to African metropolitan architecture. The individual volumes present cities according to the terrain in which they are situated the Maghreb, Desert, The Sahel, Savannah and Grassland, Mountain and Highveld, and Forest. Each city is shown in a concise urban history, fact file, maps and satellite imagery, along with Adjaye's personal travel notes and dozens of photographs of the city's civic, commercial and residential architecture. All six terrain volumes feature an introductory essay by Adjaye, and a separate volume is dedicated to essays by leading academics and commentators on Africa
Adjaye Africa architecture : a photographic survey of metropolitan architecture by David Adjaye( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Adjaye Africa architecture : a photographic survey of metropolitan architecture by David Adjaye( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Adjaye Africa architecture : a photographic survey of metropolitan architecture by David Adjaye( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Adjaye Africa architecture : a photographic survey of metropolitan architecture by David Adjaye( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in Undetermined and English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Adjaye Africa architecture : a photographic survey of metropolitan architecture by David Adjaye( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in Undetermined and English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
David Adjaye : form, heft, material ( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
"David Adjaye, a major international figure in architecture and design, transforms complex ideas into approachable, innovative structures. The book contains an introduction by Okwui Enwezor and Zöe Ryan; an essay by Adjaye himself; analyses of his master plans, transnational architecture, monuments and memorials, and the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C.; and portfolios of his work, grouped by theme"--
African metropolitan architecture by David Adjaye( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Adjaye, Africa, architecture : a photographic survey of metropolitan architecture by David Adjaye( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
At just over forty, David Adjaye is one of the worlds most exciting and accomplished architects, and has built many highly acclaimed houses and public buildings in the UK and USA. Over a ten-year period, the Tanzanian born, London-based architect has visited 53 major African cities and photographed thousands of buildings, sites and places that few of us will ever be able to visit. This 7-volume slipcased edition documents Adjaye's tribute to African metropolitan architecture. The individual volumes present cities according to the terrain in which they are situated the Maghreb, Desert, The Sahel, Savannah and Grassland, Mountain and Highveld, and Forest. Each city is shown in a concise urban history, fact file, maps and satellite imagery, along with Adjaye's personal travel notes and dozens of photographs of the city's civic, commercial and residential architecture. All six terrain volumes feature an introductory essay by Adjaye, and a separate volume is dedicated to essays by leading academics and commentators on Africa
African metropolitan architecture by David Adjaye( Book )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
African metropolitan architecture by David Adjaye( Book )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
African metropolitan architecture. Mountain and Highveld by David Adjaye( Book )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Adjaye, David
David Adjaye architect
David Adjaye architect uit Ghana
David Adjaye architetto ghanese
David Adjaye britischer Architekt
David Frank Adjaye
ديفيد أدجاي
アジャイ, デイヴィッド
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