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First Ideas


600 Pages, 6 x 8.25

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $35.95 (US $35.95) (CA $42.95)

Publication Date: September 2015

ISBN 9788494191572

Rights: US & CA

By Architect Publications (Sep 2015)
Architect Publications

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Barcelona: First Ideas is a unique collection of more than 800 sketches and rough plans demonstrating original ideas for buildings that went on to be built in the city of Barcelona, or designed in Barcelona and then built elsewhere in the world. Among the many creators of these influential buildings are the architectural practices of Ricardo Bofill, Carlos Ferrater, B720, Bohigas, EMBT, and many others.

Author Biography

Marta Serrats is a journalist based in Barcelona who specializes in architecture and design issues. She is the press manager of the Collegi Oficial de Dissenyadors d'Interiors de Barcelona and a member of the European Council of Interior Architects and the International Federation of Interior Architects. She is the author of several books, including 150 Best Eco House Ideas, 1000 Tips by 100 Eco Architects, and Star Interior Architects.