June 28, 2017
TATE MODERN BUILDING A MUSEUM FOR THE 21ST CENTURY
With magnificent photography and texts by leading architectural writers,
the book describes the ideas behind the Tate Modern’s conception and construction,
and how it has impacted the world beyond its doors.
Conversations between Tate Modern director Chris Dercon
and architects Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron,
as well as landscape architect Gu¨nther Vogt,
interior designer Jasper Morrison, and graphic designer Ian Cartlidge,
present the philosophy and interchange of ideas that drove this project now
finalist for Art Fund Museum of the Year 2017.
Now available at 10 Corso Como Bookshop.