Synopses & Reviews
This unique anthology draws from Louis Kahn's speeches, essays, and interviews, some never previously published, to capture the evolution and central tenets of the influential American architect's thinking from his early work of the 1940s to his death in 1974. Professor Twombly's introduction and headnotes offer incisive commentary on the texts.
A thoughtful selection of the celebrated architect's speeches and writings.
About the Author
Robert Twombly, teaches architectural history at the Spitzer School of Architecture, The City College, New York City. He is the editor of Louis Kahn: Essential Texts, Frank Lloyd Wright: Essential Texts, and Frederick Law Olmsted: Essential Texts. He lives in West Nyack, New York.