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Ian Ritchie - Lines

Poems, aphorisms and etchings in this book full of sly humour and Zen-like philosophy reveal Ian Ritchie RA’s thoughts about architecture, art, society and their interaction. This product has been discontinued. See the Related Products below or email mailorder@royalacademy.org.uk and we can suggest something similar which you may also like.
No longer available

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Dimensions 14.2 x 17 x 1cm
No. of Pages 96
SKU 02078210

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Service Update (updated 19 March 2020)

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Product story

Ian Ritchie CBE RA is one of Britain's most visionary architects, with a practice ranging from landmark buildings, urban planning and transport to public monuments, sculpture and industrial design. He writes poetry to explore the particularities or challenges of the project and the process of composition brings his ideas into focus. His subsequent calligraphic etchings often reveal the spirit and shape of the design intention in simple and powerful strokes.

The poems, aphorisms and etchings in this book full of sly humour and Zen-like philosophy reveal Ian Ritchie’s thoughts about architecture, art, society and their interaction.

It is a softback book, 96 pages with 50 illustrations.