This book presents the findings of a study into the opportunities that mass-culture presents for architecture. Snooze is a lavish book, that analyses successful products in consumer society and relates the patterns behind their success to the city. The nature and importance of communication proves to be pivotal to architectures role in this, what do building and spaces signify, what do they communicate?
Snooze adds a new voice to the architectural discourse at the intersection of theory and design. The surprising insights and design of the book spurned interest and positive reviews from various international media.
|Name||Snooze - book publication|
|Place||Rotterdam, The Netherlands|
|Area||Self initiated theoretical research / visual essay|
|Collaborations||Publisher: NAi Publishers, Rotterdam|
|Design collaborations||Book design : Jackson Chang Preface: prof. Lars Lerup|
|Design team||Jaakko van 't Spijker, Henk Bultstra (SP), Bert Karel Deuten (SP), Samir Bantal, Ravi Kamisetti|