In Extremis

Landscape Into Architecture

Erieta Attali. With essays by Alessio Assonitis, Dimitris Philippides, Kenneth Frampton, Juhani Pallasmaa, Jeanette Plaut, and Jilly Traganou

Columbia Books on Architecture and the City

In Extremis

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Pub Date: August 2014

ISBN: 9781883584672

148 Pages

Format: Hardcover

List Price: $40.00£30.00

In Extremis

Landscape Into Architecture

Erieta Attali. With essays by Alessio Assonitis, Dimitris Philippides, Kenneth Frampton, Juhani Pallasmaa, Jeanette Plaut, and Jilly Traganou

Columbia Books on Architecture and the City

In Extremis is a cartography of contemporary global architecture, focusing upon the close relationship between different building types and the landscapes in which they are situated, illuminating the resonances and contrasts, continuities and discontinuities between new work and the natural or urban environment. With essays by Alessio Assonitis, Kenneth Frampton, Juhani Palaasma, Dimitri Philippidis, Jeannette Plaut, Jilly Traganou.

About the Author

Born in Tel Aviv in 1966, Erieta Attali has worked as an architectural photographer since 1998 and her work has been published widely. Since 2003, she has been an adjunct Assistant Professor of architectural photography at the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, Columbia University, New York.