By Rem Koolhaas (ed), Mark Wigley (ed), Ole Bouman (ed), Jeffrey Inaba (ed)
Quantity is an self reliant journal that units the schedule for structure and layout. With going past architecture's definition of 'making constructions' it reaches out for international perspectives on designing environments, advocates broader attitudes to social constructions, and reclaims the cultural and political importance of structure. Created as a world notion platform to voice structure any approach, wherever, every time, it represents the growth of architectural territories and the hot mandate for layout.
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