by Kunsthaus Bregenz in cooperation with the vorarlberger architektur institut, Verlag Gerd Hatje in Bregenz [Austria], Stuttgart [Germany] .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Otto Kapfinger ; [translated by Harry Mallgrave, Kathleen Sagmeister-Fox].|
|Contributions||Mallgrave, Harry Francis., Sagmeister, Kathleen., Kunsthaus Bregenz., Vorarlberger Architekturinstitut.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (various pagings) :|
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