Mies in America

Publication, October 2001

Focusing on the evolution of Mies van der Rohe’s design thinking and method, Mies in America breaks new ground by devoting to a major modern figure the rigorous, concrete, and systematic analysis that has been brought to the discussion of earlier masters.

The extensive scholarly catalogue is published in conjunction with the exhibition of the same title curated and organized by Phyllis Lambert for the CCA and the Whitney Museum of American Art in 2001.

Edited by Phyllis Lambert
Essays by Vivian Endicott Barnett, K. Michael Hays, Phyllis Lambert, Cammie McAtee, Detlef Mertins, Werner Oechslin, and Sarah Whiting
Visual essays by Peter Eisenman and Rem Koolhaas
Photographs by Guido Guidi, Iñigo Manglano-Ovale, and Richard Pare
Graphic design by Lorraine Wild

Co-published with the Whitney Museum of American Art and Harry N. Abrams
Hardcover or softcover, 791 pages



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