Snooze - book publication

Key themes

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.

Project data

NameSnooze - book publication
PlaceRotterdam, The Netherlands
AreaSelf initiated theoretical research / visual essay
CollaborationsPublisher: NAi Publishers, Rotterdam
Design collaborationsBook design : Jackson Chang Preface: prof. Lars Lerup
Design teamJaakko van 't Spijker, Henk Bultstra (SP), Bert Karel Deuten (SP), Samir Bantal, Ravi Kamisetti