Jorn Utzon
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Jorn Utzon by Lamia Doumato

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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill .
Written in English



  • Denmark


  • Utzon, Jørn, 1918- -- Bibliography,
  • Architecture -- Denmark -- 20th century -- Bibliography

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementLamia Doumato.
SeriesArchitecture series--bibliography,, A-1243
LC ClassificationsZ8917.7 .D68 1984, NA1223.U88 .D68 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination9 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2572165M
ISBN 100890280932
LC Control Number85116229

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  I love Utzon's work, especially his own residence in Majorca. The man is a genius. From the title "Jorn Utzon Houses", I was looking forward to a book on houses that people live in. Four of the ten "Houses" in the book were 1) the Sidney Opera House, 2) the Bagsvaerd Church, 3) the Herning School Complex and 4) the Kuwait National Assembly/5(4). Utzon Associates Architects ApS Sveasvej 21 DK Hellebaek Denmark. Phone: +45 Email: [email protected] VAT: Sydney Opera House: Sydney Jorn Utzon (Architecture in Detail) by Philip Drew, Jorn Utzon, Anthony Browell and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at . Two Houses on Majorca: v. 3: Jorn Utzon Logbook. by John Pardey and Jorn Utzon | 1 Dec Hardcover Jorn Utzon: The Architect's Universe. by Jorn Utzon, Michael Book Depository Books With Free Delivery Worldwide: DPReview Digital Photography: Goodreads Book reviews & recommendations.

Jorn Utzon. [Spain. Dirección General para la Vivienda, el Urbanismo y la Arquitectura.;] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create. Jørn Utzon (pictured above in the centre with two of the architects who chose his entry, Leslie Martin and Eero Saarinen) was born on April 9, in Copenhagen. He grew up in the town of Aalborg, where his father was a naval architect, engineer and director of the local shipyard.   Jørn Utzon, (born April 9, , Copenhagen, Denmark—died Novem , Copenhagen), Danish architect best known for his dynamic, imaginative, but problematic design for the Sydney Opera House in Australia.. Utzon studied at the Copenhagen School of Architecture (–42) and then spent three years in Stockholm, where he came under the influence of the Swedish architect . Like many architects, Jørn Utzon had initially entered the competition to design Sydney’s opera house to exercise his ideas. He was surprised to learn he had won. Born in in Copenhagen, Utzon grew up in the immediate aftermath of the First World War. Despite the enormous disruption wrought.

  The Sydney Opera House is one of the world's great icons and the symbol of Australia. The indelible image is the result of the brilliant design work and indefatigible commitment of the architect, Jorn Utzon, despite the troubled and complicated history that plagued the project after Utzon, a young Danish architect, won the anonymous design competition in Pritzker Prize winning architect Jørn Utzon (9 April – 29 November ) was the relatively unknown Dane who, on the 29th January , was announced as the winner of the "International.   Jorn Utzon received worldwide fame as the architect of the Sydney Opera House, but his much larger body of work has a breadth and depth that is of great importance for modern architectural history. And yet, little is known of his work outside of academic architectural circles.4/5(5). Jorn Utzon was awarded the first prize in an international architecture competition to design an Opera House for Sydney. In he flew to Australia to begin work on the construction of the greatest building Australia has ever seen and, indeed, one of the finest achievements of modern architecture.