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Sauerbruch Hutton : Archive 2 (Bilingual) (Hardcover) (Louisa Hutton)
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Lars Müller presents a second major monograph on Sauerbruch Hutton, Archive 2 that follows on from theprevious Archive that recorded the practice's work from its inception in 1989 to 2006. Archive 2 includesdetailed descriptions of 70 works from the period between 2006 and 2015 as well as 6 essays by thearchitects and a complete register of all projects.The current compendium traces the development of the office's architectural practice and thinking through aseries of completed buildings, works in progress and projects that, as yet, remain unrealised. The bookilluminates its strategies of sustainable design, its multiple interventions in the post-industrial cityscape and theunfolding of an architectural language full of sense and sensuality that reacts to its physical and social context,as well as to functional, technical, spatial and sculptural considerations.The book reveals Sauerbruch and Hutton's understanding of their profession as an ongoing process ofresearch into presence and future, and is the only comprehensive documentation of their numerous works.