2304 books (116 pages) in this category
by Jin Baek
<p>At a time when climate and ethics have become so important to architectural debate, this book proposes an entirely new way for architects to engage with these core issues.</p> <p>Drawing on Tetsuro Watsuji‘s (1889-1960) philosophy, the book ...eBook
Inspired by Nature
by Spencer Fung
<p>Spencer Fung is never without a sketchbook or a pencil. Inspiration and ideas can strike at any moment, and often the smallest thing that catches his eye impels him to capture it on paper. Whether it is designing private houses, restaurants, ...
by HOLLWICH / KUSHNER
"Architecture is not preserved in a museum - it is the museum." Architecture Can! is an intriguing journey through the works and projects of the groundbreaking architecture firm Hollwich Kushner, based in New York. Partners Matthias Hollwich ...
by XIANGNING / MO / GROS
Focusing on the leading edge architectural designs with regional characteristics, Architecture China is a journal whose mission is to disseminate the creative works of contemporary Chinese architecture, and to deepen an appreciation of Chinese ...
Project Design and the Building Process
by Ignaz Strebel & Jan Silberberger
<p>Much valued by design professionals, controversially discussed in the media, regularly misunderstood by the public and systematically regulated by public procurement; in recent years, architecture competitions have become projection screens ...eBook
Deleuze and Guattari at the Horizon of the Real
by Simone Brott
<p>Architecture for a Free Subjectivity reformulates the French philosopher Gilles Deleuze's model of subjectivity for architecture, by surveying the prolific effects of architectural encounter, and the spaces that figure in them. For Deleuze ...eBook
From the Body, the Senses, the Site and the Community
by Karen A. Franck
by Benjamin Flowers
<p>In the past two decades economic bubbles inflated and architectural spending around the globe reached fever pitch. In both well-established centers of capital accumulation and far--flung locales, audacious building projects sprang up, while ...eBook
Theory, Space and Appearance
by Darell Wayne Fields
<p>Based on analysis of historical, philosophical, and semiotic texts, <em>Architecture in Black</em> presents a systematic examination of the theoretical relationship between architecture and blackness. Now updated, this original study draws oneBook
by Susie Hodge
by Jennifer Taylor
by Aaron Betsky
<p> Architecture matters. To our cities, to our planet, to our personal lives. How we design and what we build has an impact that usually lasts for generations. The more we understand the importance of architecture, and the thinking and ...eBook
by Jodidio Philip
Architecture Now! 9 includes works in Amsterdam and Inner Mongolia by architects as famous as Zaha Hadid and Jean Nouvel, and those as little known to the general public as Carla Juaccedil;aba from Brazil. Small ephemeral buildings like the BMW ...
by Jodidio Philip
Some of the most spectacular architectural designs of the moment have to do with our most basic needs: eating, drinking, and shopping. Restaurants, bars, and boutiques are the substance of this new book that puts an emphasis—like all volumes of ...
by SARAH (ED) NOAL
A monograph on the architectural work of Adrian Smith, one of the profession's true polymaths. This book is another high-calibre volume in IMAGES' acclaimed 'Master Architect Series' of monographs. 'The Architecture of Adrian Smith: Toward a ...
by ANDREW J. DOWNING
A Global Perspective
by Mark M. Jarzombek
<p>?This book is the most comprehensively global and critically sensitive synthesis of what we now know of the material and socio-cultural evolution of the so-called First Societies. Written by a distinguished architectural historian and ...
Messages of Peace, Images of War
by Dr Eamonn Canniffe
<p>This book investigates architecture as a form of diplomacy in the context of the Second World War at six major European international and national expositions that took place between 1937 and 1959. The volume gives a fascinating account of ...eBook
by Brian Mertens
by Robin Middleton