Cultured Magazine

Summer 2012

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Defining Luxury: The Work and Life of HBA, The World's Hotel Designers HBA's ogle-worthy hotel designs are on display in this beautifully illustrated volume, which ex- plores the company's history and offers a rare glimpse into the conceptual process behind its international interiors. (Assouline) Zaha Hadid and Suprematism Showcasing the juxtaposition of Zaha Hadid's spectac- ular designs with the art of Russian Suprematism, this volume is a vivid look at the stellar exhibition featured at Zurich's Galerie Gmurzynska in 2010. (Hatje Cantz) TURNERS PAGE From Jean Nouvel to Carlo Mollino, round out your library Nouvel From the Institut du Monde Arabe to the Lyon Opera House, this comprehensive title explores the work of Jean Nouvel, France's leading contemporary architect. (Taschen) with these new titles. BY ZOE SAWKA Ando Complete Works 1975-2012 Tadao Ando, winner of the Pritzker, Carlsberg, Praemium Impe- riale and Kyoto Prizes, combines Japanese traditionalism with modern influences to create extraordinary designs. Written by Philip Jodidio, this volume presents Ando's complete works to date, showcasing his stunning architectural masterpieces. (Taschen) 54 CULTURED A Visual Inventory Selected and annotated by John Pawson himself, this title presents 130 pairs of unaltered images from Paw- son's personal collection of more than 200,000 digital snapshots. The careful arrangement and captioning make this title a truly special showcase of Pawson's photography. (Phaidon)

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