NEW YORK, Nov. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently named a Best Book of the Year by Amazon.com, DK is proud to present LEGO® Architecture: The Visual Guide ($40.00), a beautifully illustrated and fully annotated visual collection of iconic buildings and structures reimagined in LEGO bricks.
Created in close collaboration with the LEGO Group and LEGO® Architecture visionary Adam Reed Tucker, LEGO Architecture: The Visual Guide takes an intimate look at the artists, builders, and inspiration behind the LEGO Architecture series—a feat no other book on the market has yet to explore.
Inside the pages of this stylish guide to the LEGO® Architecture series, readers will survey the LEGO team's creative process in building, and understand how LEGO artists translated such innovative buildings into these buildable LEGO sets. Stunning images of the real buildings like the Guggenheim™, Big Ben or the Empire State Building, on which the LEGO Architecture series is based, provide readers with a comprehensive look at the design of these intricate models. Learn why the LEGO team chose certain pieces and what designing and building techniques were used on various sets.
Whether a design enthusiast or a master builder-in-training, readers will be wowed by this ultimate illustrated tour of the LEGO® Architecture series in all its micro-scale detail. To purchase visit http://us.dk.com/static/cs/us/11/features/lego2014/splash.html.
DK is the bestselling and award-winning publisher known for informing, entertaining, and educating global audiences through beautifully designed content. DK also publishes the Eyewitness series for children and Eyewitness Travel Guides. BradyGames, Alpha Books, and Rough Guides are also available from DK, a division of Penguin Random House. www.dk.com
About the LEGO Group
The LEGO Group is a privately held, family-owned company, based in Bilund, Denmark. Founded in 1932, it is one of the world's leading manufacturers of play materials for children, employing approximately 13,000 people globally.
The LEGO Group is committed to the development of children's creative and imaginative abilities, and its employees are guided by the motto adopted by founder Ole Kirk Christiansen: "Only the best is good enough." LEGO Products are sold worldwide and can be virtually explored at www.LEGO.com.
LEGO, the LEGO logo, and the Brick and Knob configurations are trademarks of the LEGO Group. © 2014 The LEGO Group. Produced by Dorling Kindersley under license from the LEGO Group.
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