Archive for the 'Collections' Category

August 9, 2018

Vibrations : a portrait of houses designed by Lundgaard & Tranberg Architects

I don't have a favourite colour : creating the Vitra Colour & Material Library

Reyner Banham and the paradoxes of high tech

Marcel Breuer : building global institutions

Alphabets & other signs

 

A2Z+ : alphabets & signs

 

Tall wood buildings : design, construction and performance

The Redstone book of the eye : a compendium of visual surprise

Spontaneous urban plants : weeds in NYC

Alexander Girard, architect : creating midcentury modern masterpieces

The illustrated dust jacket, 1920-1970

Cultivated building materials : industrialized natural resources for architecture and construction

 

Poster town : aktuelle Plakatgestaltung aus Luzern = contemporary poster design from Lucerne

 

Tate Modern : building a museum for the 21st century

California design, 1930-1965 : living in a modern way

Rebranding design

Drawing on architecture : the object of lines, 1970-1990

Brand identity essentials : 100 principles for designing logos and building brands

3D thinking in design and architecture : from antiquity to the future

The total designer : authorship in architecture in the postdigital age

Nicetomeetyou : visual greeting from business cards

Ideals of the body : architecture, urbanism, and hygiene in postrevolutionary Paris

Sketching : the basics

Women design

Architectural science and the sun : the poetics and pragmatics of solar design

Adolf Loos. Private spaces

Construction and design manual : architectural drawings

The traditional Newar architecture of the Kathmandu valley : the stūpas and the chaityas

Inventing the opera house : theater architecture in Renaissance and Baroque Italy

Drawings of great buildings

The city and the architecture of change : the work and radical visions of Cedric Price

Sweet spots : in-between spaces in New Orleans

Posted by Kasia Leousis | in Collections, Monthly New Books |

August 9, 2018

a+u

Abitare

AD

ArcNews

Arch Digest

Architectural Record

Architect

Arris

Buidling Design + Construction

Buildings

Casabella

Casabella

Communication Arts

Construction History

DCD

Journal of Design History

Detail

Domus

Domus

Domus

Domus

Faith & Form

Fine Wood-Working

Fine Homebuilding

Form

Grey Room

Interior Design

The Japan Architect

JoLa

Landscape Architect Magazine

Log

md

Metropolis

Metropolis

Planning

Professional Builder

Quaderns

Riba

Riba

Riba

Riba

Riba

Riba

Riba

Riba

Riba

Riba

Space

Topos 

Topos 

Uppercase

Urban Land

Werk

Wood Design Building

 

 

 

Posted by Kasia Leousis | in Collections, Periodicals |

June 29, 2018

El Croquis

Archaeology

Eye: the international review of graphic design

Building design & Construction

Landscape Architecture

Aperture 

GA Document 146

Metropolis

The Architectural Review

MD

The Public Garden: the journal of the American Association of Botanical Gardens and Arboreta

Casabella

Construction Executive

GA Houses

Architectural Digest

Architectural Record

Form

Aperture: The photobook review

Lotus International

Fine Woodworking

Fine Homebuilding

Studies in the history of garden & designed landscapes

Planning

Buildings

Professional Builder

Metropolis: Specify

 

Posted by Kasia Leousis | in Collections, New, Periodicals |

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 |