PhD in Architecture

Nothingness: Tadao Ando's Christian Sacred Space

Jin Baek 
London: Routledge, 2009

Based round an interview with Tadao Ando, this book explores the influence of the Buddhist concept of nothingness on Ando's Christian architecture. It focuses on the cultural significance of the buildings of one the world's leading contemporary architects.

PhD Dissertation title: Empty Cross: Nothingness and the Church of Light
Completed: 2004
Supervisor: Joseph Rykwert