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There But Not
By Brand: powerHouse Books
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mpn: Illustrations, ean: 9781576876589, isbn: 1576876586,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 145 reviews
How many buildings around the world have such distinctive designs that simply their outline, and nothing else, is enough to identify them? Artist Jose Dávila has physically cut out, from photographs, 90 of the world's most famous and beloved buildin...
Starchitecture: Scenes, Actors, and Spectacles in Contemporary Cities
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ean: 9781580934688, isbn: 9781580934688,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 237 reviews
How and why do spectacular buildings get commissioned and procured? What are their visible urban effects? What can urban planners, architects, and policymakers learn in order to engage in more successful citymaking? In recent years, media and critica...
Roof Tile of Tempyo
By Brand: University of Tokyo Press
ean: 9780860083078, isbn: 0860083071,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 188 reviews
OURS HAS THE SAME COVER AS STOCK PHOTO SHOWN. BOOK HAS SOME WAVINESS OF PAGES THROUGHOUT, NOT AFFECTING READABILITY. AUTOGRAPHED BY AUTHOR. NO OTHER MARKING OR WRITING NOTED WITHIN BOOK. LOTS OF GREAT BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHY.Used Book in Good Con...
Basics Idée de projet (French Edition)
ean: 9783764381110, isbn: 3764381116,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 151 reviews
La première idée donne aux étudiants des clés leur permettant d approcher au plus près d un concept. Outre des pistes de réflexion prenant les choses à la base pour favoriser les processus créatifs et le développement d un embryon de projet,...
Media Capital: Architecture and Communications in New York City (History of Communication)
By Brand: University of Illinois Press
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ean: 9780252078828, isbn: 0252078829,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 205 reviews
In a declaration of the ascendance of the American media industry, nineteenth-century press barons in New York City helped to invent the skyscraper, a quintessentially American icon of progress and aspiration. Early newspaper buildings in the country...
Gaudi X Gaudi (English, German and Spanish Edition)
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mpn: photographs, ean: 9788484780571, isbn: 9788484780571,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 67 reviews
Gaudi bequeathed to the world an architecture about which much has been said and written. Nevertheless... what was Gaudi's view of his own work and its relationship to the world? The answer to this question can be found in the pages of this book wh...
Lessons from Modernism: Environmental Design Strategies in Architecture, 1925 - 1970
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ean: 9781580933841, isbn: 158093384X,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
This valuable reference for today’s green building movement examines twentieth-century modern architecture, including buildings by Le Corbusier and Oscar Niemeyer, through the lens of sustainability. The hottest topics in contemporary architect...
Immaterial World: Transparency in Architecture
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ean: 9781580933148, isbn: 1580933149,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 107 reviews
Today the excitement in architecture derives from the tension between the need for privacy and the impulse toward community. This unique survey of buildings and interiors captures the multilayered experience that is engaged whenever we look out of—...
Atelier 5 (Studio Paperback) (English/German Edition)
By Brand: Birkhäuser Basel
ean: 9783764362430, isbn: 376436243X,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 192 reviews
An overview of the entire oeuvre of the Swiss architectural office Atelier 5 whose residential buildings have gained international acclaim. Atelier 5 is one of Switzerland's most important architectural offices. Their residential structures and urban...
Free to All: Carnegie Libraries & American Culture, 1890-1920
By University of Chicago Press
ean: 9780226850320, isbn: 0226850323,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 163 reviews
Familiar landmarks in hundreds of American towns, Carnegie libraries today seem far from controversial. In Free to All, however, Abigail A. Van Slyck shows that the classical façades and symmetrical plans of these buildings often mask a complex and ...
Bauhaus: Travel Book: Weimar Dessau Berlin
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mpn: 9783791382531, ean: 9783791382531, isbn: 3791382535,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 176 reviews
A comprehensive travel guide dedicated to Germany’s Bauhaus architecture, this book takes an in-depth look at over 100 locations that can still be visited today. Established in 1919 in Weimar, the Bauhaus college for design influenced one of the wo...
What is Japanese Architecture?: A Survey of Traditional Japanese Architecture
ean: 9784770019929, isbn: 4770019920,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
Traditional Japanese architecture-whether Buddhist temples or Shinto shrines, residences, castles, or teahouses-has become increasingly familiar around the world. Through the media of motion pictures, art books, T.V. documentaries and dramas such as ...
Italy: Contemporary Domestic Landscapes 1945-2000
mpn: 200 colour and b&w illustrations, ean: 9788881189588, isbn: 8881189585,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
These twelve essays by leading architectural critics, sociologists, and designers are devoted to the unusual story of the transformation of residential living space in a country rich with architectural meaning. Home design and construction in Italy s...
The Codewriting Workbook: Creating Computational Architecture in AutoLISP
By Brand: Princeton Architectural Press
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ean: 9781568987927, isbn: 1568987927,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 240 reviews
The Codewriting Workbook introduces students and practitioners to basic programming concepts for computer-aided design (CAD). Through a series of guided exercises and examples, readers learn how to develop and write procedures for creating two-dimens...
50 Architects You Should Know
ean: 9783791340432, isbn: 3791340433,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 127 reviews
Starting with the Renaissance, this introduction to fifty visionary architects traces the major aesthetic movements over the past six centuries and offers concise portraits of the geniuses behind them. This accessible and lively survey takes readers ...
The Building of Manhattan (Dover Architecture)
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ean: 9780486473178, isbn: 0486473171,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
Meticulously accurate line drawings and fascinating text trace Manhattan's growth from a tiny Dutch outpost to the commercial, financial, and cultural heart of the world. This book explains construction above and below ground, including the excavati...
Sublime: New Design and Architecture from Japan
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9783899553727, isbn: 3899553721,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
Elegant Japanese products, architecture, and interiors that build upon tradition while defining the future of design. After the visual excesses of the first decade of the new millennium, there now appears to be a distinct demand for clear and rationa...
Martha's Vineyard: Contemporary Living
By Brand: The Monacelli Press
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ean: 9781580932721, isbn: 158093272X,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 70 reviews
Each year the pristine beaches, lush pine forests, and picturesque New England towns of Martha’s Vineyard draw tens of thousands of admirers to this beautiful island. Some of these visitors have become part-time residents, building contemporary hom...
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