Archive for the 'Collections' Category

June 1, 2017

Graphic: 500 Designs that Matter

 

Adaptive Reuse: Extending the Lives of Buildings

 

Architectural Temperance: Spain and Rome, 1700-1759

 

The California House: Adobe, Craftsman, Victorian, Spanish Revival

 

Citizens of No Place: An Architectural Graphic Novel

 

Contemporary Japanese Architecture: Tracing the Next Generation

 

Design for Advanced Manufacturing: Technologies and Processes

 

Design for the Corporate World, 1950-1975

 

The Designer's Dictionary of Color

 

Details for Passive Houses: Renovation

 

The Dream Factory

 

Elastic Architecture: Frederick Kiesler and Design Research in the First Age of Robotic Culture

 

Experimental Preservation

 

How to Kill a City: Gentrification, Inequality, and the Fight for the Neighborhood

 

The Icon Project: Architecture, Cities and Capitalist Globalization

 

Integrated Design & Construction--Single Responsibility: A Code of Practice

 

Integrating Project Delivery

 

The Japanese House: Architecture and Life after 1945

 

Leading Collaborative Architectural Practice

 

Lenses for Design

 

Management of Construction Projects: A Constructor's Perspective

 

Modern Construction Case Studies: Emerging Innovation in Building Techniques

 

Modern Landscape Architecture: A Critical Review

 

New Nordic Gardens: Scandinavian Landscape Design

 

The Past and Future City: How Historic Preservation is Reviving America's Communities

 

Pevsner's Architectural Glossary

 

Reflections on Architecture, Society, and Politics: Social and Cultural Tectonics in the 21st Century

 

East West Central: Re-building Europe, 1950-1990

 

Research in Landscape Architecture: Methods and Methodology

 

Le Corbusier & Pierre Jeanneret: Restoration of the Clarté Building, Geneva

 

Rick Owens Furniture

 

Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution

 

Studio 44 Architects: Concepts, Strategies, Works: New Forms for Russia's Contemporary Cities

 

Sustainable Lina: Lina Bo Bardi's Adaptive Reuse Projects

 

Taiwan by Design: 88 Products for Better Living

 

The Tao of Architecture

 

Tiny House Living: Ideas for Building & Living Well in Less than 400 Square Feet

 

What Makes a Great City

 

Where We Want to Live: Reclaiming Infrastructure for a New Generation of Cities

 

Wood

 

Zoning Rules!: The Economics of Land Use Regulation

Posted by Angelina Smith | in Collections, Monthly New Books, New, New Arrivals |

May 2, 2017

A Primer on Theory in Architecture

 

The Architecture of San Juan de Puerto Rico: Five Centuries of Urban and Architectural Experimentation

 

Architecture and Surrealism: A Blistering Romance

 

The Architecture of the Christian Holy Land: Reception from Late Antiquity through the Renaissance

 

Conversations with Peter Eisenman: The Evolution of Architectural Style

 

Defined by Design: The Surprising Power of Hidden Gender, Age, and Body Bias in Everyday Products and Places

 

The Experience of Architecture

 

The Fundamentals of Product Design

 

Kenzo Tange and the Metabolist Movement: Urban Utopias of Modern Japan

 

Landscape Architecture Theory: An Ecological Approach

 

 

Lifestyled: Health and Places

 

Light Spaces

 

Mid-Century Modern Architecture Travel Guide

 

Modernism in Scandinavia: Art, Architecture, and Design

 

The New Old House: Historic and Modern Architecture Combined

 

Packaging Illustrations

 

Die Poésie sur Algiers

 

The Space Within: Interior Experience as the Origin of Architecture

 

The Strip: Las Vegas and the Architecture of the American Dream

 

Time for Play: Why Architecture Should Take Happiness Seriously

Posted by Angelina Smith | in Collections, Monthly New Books, New, New Arrivals |

May 1, 2017

101 Danish Design Icons

 

1000 Details for Living Interiors

 

Advanced Timber Structures: Architectural Designs and Digital Dimensioning

 

Against the Tide

 

Asmara: Africa's Jewel of Modernity

 

Aus Basel: Herzog & de Meuron

 

Chandigarh Revealed: Le Corbusier's City Today

 

Commercial Renovation Costs with RSMeans Data

 

David Adjaye Constructed Narratives

 

Contemporary Architecture: Made in Germany

 

Creative Landscape Design

 

Design Computing: An Overview of an Emergent Field

 

Design Management

 

Design: The Whole Story

 

Disability, Space, Architecture: A Reader

 

Fundamentals of Residential Construction

 

Graphis Design Annual 2017

 

Frank Lloyd Wright: The Early Years-Progressivism-Aesthetics-Cities

 

Introducing Architectural Tectonics: Exploring the Intersection of Design and Construction

 

Jean Prouvé: Architecture (Volumes 1-10)

 

La Maison Magique

 

Landscape Architecture and Environmental Sustainability: Creating Positive Change through Design

 

Landscape Infrastructure: A Base Primer

 

Landscapes of Modern Architecture

 

MAD Works, MAD Architects

 

Modern Container Architecture

 

Overcrowded: Designing Meaningful Products in a World Awash with Ideas

 

Project Japan: Metabolism Talks...

 

Prototyping for Designers: Developing the Best Digital and Physical Products

 

PWP Landscape Architecture: Building Ideas

 

Renzo Piano: The Complete Logbook, 1966-2016

 

Revit 2017 Architecture

 

Strategies for Landscape Representation: Digital and Analogue Techniques

 

The Lyman House and the Work of Frederic P. Lyman: Drawing and Building

 

The Materials Sourcebook for Design Professionals

 

The Modern Landscapes of Ted Smyth: Landscape Modernism in the Asia-Pacific

 

The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2016

 

Theater Planning: Facilities for Performing Arts and Live Entertainment

 

Total Latin American Architecture: Libretto of Modern Reflections and Contemporary Works

 

You Say to Brick: The Life of Louis Kahn

Posted by Angelina Smith | in Collections, Monthly New Books, New, New Arrivals |

April 3, 2017

A Chair for Pope Francis: A Collection of Designs for the Papal Sanctuary Charrette

 

Architects of Buddhist Leisure: Socially Disengaged Buddhism in Asia's Museums, Monuments, and Amusement Parks

 

Biomorphic Structures

 

Borge Mogensen: Simplicity and Function

 

Drawing for Landscape Architects: Construction and Design Manual

 

Developing Expertise: Architecture and Real Estate in Metropolitan America

The Efficacy of Architecture: Political Contestation and Agency

 

Expertise in Material 49--Ryoji Suzuki Complete Works, 1973-2007

 

Heavy Construction Costs with RSMeans Data 2017

 

Integrating Innovation in Architecture: Design, Methods and Technology for Progressive Practice and Research

 

The Buildings of Scotland: Lanarkshire and Renfrewshire

 

Making Places for People: 12 Questions Every Designer Should Ask

 

MidMichigan Modern: From Frank Lloyd Wright to Googie

 

Modern Architecture in Mexico City: History, Presentation, and the Shaping of a Capital

 

Multiple Signatures: On Designers, Authors, Readers and Users

 

Tange by Tange, 1949-1959: Kenzo Tange as Seen Through the Eyes of Kenzo Tange

 

Wabi Sabi: The Japanese Art of Impermanence

Posted by Angelina Smith | in Collections, Monthly New Books, New, New Arrivals |

September 10, 2013

Here's a list of items the LADC received in August:

handson002 Hands on : interactive design in print : direct mail, packaging & branding projects

saulbass Saul Bass : a life in film & design

newurbanmetabolism The new urban metabolism : Barcelona/Lugano case studies

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Posted by Angelina Smith | in Collections, Monthly New Books, New Arrivals |

August 5, 2013

d&ad50 D&AD50: 50 years of design and advertising and the people that made it happen

howtoarchitect How to Architect

livingbythesea Living by the Sea: 25 international examples

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Posted by Angelina Smith | in Collections, Monthly New Books, New Arrivals |

July 1, 2013

retro Retro: A guide to the mid-20th century design revival

hawkinsbrown-social Hawkins/Brown: Social

labrouste Henri Labrouste: Structure Brought to Light

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Posted by Angelina Smith | in Collections, Monthly New Books, New Arrivals |

May 31, 2013

sign painters Sign Painters

barnett-emergence Emergence in Landscape Architecture (by CADC faculty member Dr. Rod Barnett)

translucent Translucent Building Skins: Material Innovations in Modern and Contemporary Architecture

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Posted by Angelina Smith | in Collections, Monthly New Books, New Arrivals |

April 30, 2013

material-design Material Design: Informing Architecture by Materiality

a-lifes-design A Life's Design: The life and work of industrial designer Charles Harrison

PlanningGame The Planning Game: Lessons from Great Cities

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Posted by Angelina Smith | in Collections, Monthly New Books, New Arrivals |

April 2, 2013

Urgent Architecture Urgent Architecture

drawing-productdesigners Drawing for Product Designers

Ancient Orgins of the Mexican Plaza Ancient Origins of the Mexican Plaza

taylor-tuskegee Robert R. Taylor and Tuskegee

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Posted by Angelina Smith | in Collections, Monthly New Books, New, New Arrivals |