By Deyan Sudjic
This ebook isn't a dictionary, notwithstanding it tells you all you wish find out about every thing from Authenticity to Zips. it isn't an autobiography, even though it does supply a revealing and hugely own inside of view of latest culture.
It's an important instrument equipment for realizing the trendy international. it truly is approximately what makes a Warhol a real pretend; the construction of nationwide identities; the mania to gather. it is also in regards to the international obvious from the rear view replicate of Grand robbery car V; electronic decoration and why we worth imperfection. it is approximately ingesting a bruisingly dry martini in Adolf Loo's American bar in Vienna, and approximately Hitchcock's movie units. it really is approximately style and expertise, approximately politics and art.
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B is for Bauhaus: An A-Z of the Modern World by Deyan Sudjic