Philip Jodidio studied art history and economics at Harvard, and edited Connaissance des Arts for over 20 years. His TASCHEN books include the Architecture Now! series and monographs on Tadao Ando, Norman Foster, Renzo Piano, Jean Nouvel, Shigeru Ban, Oscar Niemeyer, and Zaha Hadid. Santiago Calatrava (born in 1951) studied art and architecture at the ETSA of Valencia and engineering at the ETH in Zurich. His best-known works include the Milwaukee Art Museum, the Opera House in his native Valencia, and the Turning Torso in Malmoe, Sweden. Calatrava has received the American Institute of Architects (AIA) 2005 Gold Medal. He is based in New York and Zurich.
"Contains the full body of work, from Calatrava's sinewed bridges
to his audacious high-rises. Experimental sketches recalling
Auguste Rodin complement gorgeous photographic spreads and
"This monograph, supported by an elegant and light layout, perfectly traces a career located between art, architecture, and engineering."