Thomas Ruff: Architectures of Herzog & de Meuron. Designed by Klaus Baumgartner. Writings by writings by Herzog & De Meuron, Steven Holl, Hans Kollhoff, Rem Koolhaas, Edward Souto de Moura, Theodora Vischer and Terence Riley. Peter Blum Editions, New York, 1994. Unpaged. Large quarto (10 x 13 in.) First printing. Limited to 1700 copies. SIGNED by Ruff on title page. Clothbound in printed dust jacket. Tipped in frontis portrait. Numerous black-and-white and color reproductions with several gate-folds. Printed at Stinehour, Vermont.
Published in conjunction with a 1994 New York gallery exhibition of work by Swiss contemporary Architectural partners Jacques Herzog & Pierre De Meuron, this elegant hardbound catalogue intersperses writings by Herzog & De Meuron, Steven Holl, Hans Kollhoff, Rem Koolhaas, Edward Souto de Moura, Theodora Vischer, and Terence Riley with a copious selection of drawings and photographs of completed projects. It features a commissioned portfolio from Thomas Ruff of color photographs of seven projects as well as images by Balthasar Burkhard, Manuel Languillo, Margherita Spillutini, and Hisako Suzuki.
Light rubbing to dust jacket; otherwise Fine/Fine.