Archive for the 'Monthly New Books' Category

November 11, 2014

Arch System-WP

 Architectural System Structures : Integrating Design Complexity in Industrialised Construction

 

Art of City Sketching-WP

The Art of City Sketching : a Field Manual

 

Beyond the Supersquare-WP

Beyond the Supersquare: Art and Architecture in Latin America after Modernism

 

Buildings Services-WP

 Building Services Design Management

 

Construction Jobsite-WP

Construction Jobsite Management

 

Engineering Inn-WP

 Engineering Innovative Products : a Practical Experience

 

Forty Ways to Think-WP

Forty Ways to Think about Architecture : Architectural History and Theory Today

 

Founders of American-WP

Founders of American Industrial Design 

 

Frank Lloyd Wright-WP

Frank Lloyd Wright and His Manner of Thought

 

Fundmental Concepts-WP

Fundamental Concepts of Architecture : the Vocabulary of Spatial Situations

 

Greening-WP

Greening our Built World : Costs, Benefits, and Strategies

 

Interaction of Color-WP

Interaction of Color 

 

Italian Futurism-WP

Italian Futurism 1909-1944 : Reconstructing the Universe

 

Jakarta

Jakarta: Drawing the City Near

 

Jean Prouve-WP

Jean Prouvé : Maison Démontable 6 x 6 = 6 x 6 Demountable House

 

Kahn YCBA-WP

Louis I. Kahn and the Yale Center for British Art : a Conservation Plan

 

Landscape Arch-WP

 Landscape Architecture: a Very Short Introduction

 

Language of Arch-WP

The Language of Architecture : 26 Principles Every Architect Should Know

 

 

 

Logo Lounge-WP

Logolounge 8 : 2,000 International Identities by Leading Designers

 

Making Sense of Landscape-WP

Making Sense of Landscape : Taylor Cullity Lethlean

 

Morphosis-WP

Morphosis : Buildings and Projects

 

Mosaics of Faith-WP

Mosaics of Faith : Floors of Pagans, Jews, Samaritans, Christians, and Muslims in the Holy Land

 

Out of Hand-WP

Out of Hand: Materializing the Postdigital 

 

Parametric Cost-WP

 Parametric Cost Modeling for Buildings

 

Perspectives-WP

Perspectives on Social Sustainability and Interior Architecture : Life from the Inside

 

Place-keeping-WP

 Place-keeping: Open Space Management in Practice

 

Recto Verso-WP

Recto Verso: Redefining the Sketchbook

 

Sustainable Building-WP

 Sustainable Building Adaptation: Innovations in Decision-making

 

Tall and Supertall Buildings-WP

 Tall and Super Tall Buildings: Planning and Design

 

Tall Buildings-WP

Ho+k : Tall Buildings

 

Technology and the Garden-WP

 Technology and the Garden

 

teresa moller-WP

Teresa Moller: Unveiling the Landscape

 

William Kent-WP

William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain

 

DVD

100 Women Architects

100 Women Architects in the Studio of Frank Lloyd Wright

 

Want to be a Designer-WP

 Choosing Sustainable Materials 

 

Diller Scofidio-WP

Diller Scofidio + Renfro Reimagining Lincoln Center and the High Line

 

Eating Alabama-WP

Eating Alabama

 

Great Expectations-WP

Great Expectations & Kochuu

 

 

Mr Foster-WP

How Much Does Your Building Weigh, Mr. Foster

 

Passive Passion-WP

Passive Passion: German Efficiency in America

 

Rem Koolhaas

Rem Koolhaas: A Kind of Architect

 

Renzo Piano

Renzo Piano: Piece by Piece

 

Unfinished Spaces-WP

Unfinished Spaces

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

September 15, 2014

HfG Ulm-WP

HfG Ulm : Kurze Geschichte der Hochschule für Gestaltung : Anmerkungen zum Verhältnis von Design und Politik = A brief history of the Ulm School of Design : notes on the relationship between design and politics

Inside Outside-WP

Inside Outside

Knoll Textiles-WP

 Knoll Textiles

 

Material Innovation-WP

Product Design

 

Sabato Rodia's_WP

Sabato Rodia's Towers in Watts Art, Migrations, Development

Small-WP

Small Architecture Now!

AIA Chicago-WP

AIA Guide to Chicago

 

Alexander Girard-WP

Alexander Girard

 

Architecture of Art Museums-WP

The Architecture of Art Museums : a Decade of Design : 2000-2010

 

  Architecture, Travellers and Writers-WP

Architecture, Travellers and Writers : Constructing Histories of Perception 1640-1950

 

At Home-WP

At Home : a Short History of Private Life

 

Barry's Intro-WP

Barry's Introduction to Construction of Buildings

 

Blue Urbanism-WP

Blue Urbanism : Exploring Connections Between Cities and Oceans

 

Building Info Modeling-WP

Building Information Modeling : BIM in Current and Future Practice

 

Buildings Across Time-WP

Buildings Across Time : an Introduction to World Architecture

Cad and Rapid Prototyping-WP

CAD and Rapid Prototyping for Product Design

 

Carscapes-WP

Carscapes : the Motor Car, Architecture and Landscape in England

 

Chicago Arch-WP

Pocket Guide to Chicago Architecture

 

Cities of Tomorrow-WP

Cities of Tomorrow : an Intellectual History of Urban Planning and Design Since 1880

 

Concrete and Culture-WP

Concrete and Culture : a Material History

 

Deconstructing Placemaking-WP

Deconstructing Placemaking : Needs, Opportunities, and Assets

 

Design Management for Arch-WP

Design Management for Architects

 

Designing Legends Cover-WP

Designing Legends

Drawing and Reinventing Landscape-WP

Drawing and Reinventing Landscape

Drive-WP

Drive : Journeys Through Film, Cities and Landscapes

 

Elements of Modern Arch-WP

The Elements of Modern Architecture : Understanding Contemporary Buildings

 

Garden Mania-WP

Garden Mania : the Ardent Gardener's Compendium of Design & Decoration

 

ICCPC-WP

International Code Council Performance Code for Buildings and Facilities

 

Intro to Architectural Science-WP

Introduction to Architectural Science : the Basis of Sustainable Design

 

Keeping Cool in Southest Asia-WP

Keeping Cool in Southeast Asia : Energy Consumption and Urban Air-Conditioning

 

Key Interiors-WP

Key Interiors Since 1900

 

LA Union Station-WP

Los Angeles Union Station

LEAN-WP

Lean Maintenance Repair and Overhaul : Changing the Way You do Business

 

Luke Him Sau-WP

Luke Him Sau, Architect : China's Missing Modern

 

Making-WP

Thomas Heatherwick: Making

Manhattan Classic-WP

Manhattan Classic : New York's Finest Prewar Apartments

 

Mapping the Global-WP

Mapping the Global Architect of Alterity : Essays in Practice, Representation, and Education

 

Product Design-WP

Product Design and Development

Redical Cities-WP

Radical Cities : Across Latin America in Search of a New Architecture

 

Sanctioning Modernism-WP

Sanctioning Modernism : Architecture and the Making of Postwar Identities

 

Seyhoun-WP

Houshang Seyhoun : Half a Century of Artistic Activities in the World of Art and Architecture

 

Sketching Basics-WP

Sketching Basics: One Point Perspective

Space Unveiled-WP

Space Unveiled : Invisible Cultures in the Design Studio

 

Unsinkable-WP

"Unsinkable" : the Full Story of RMS Titanic

 

Urban Planning-WP

Urban Planning : Practices, Challenges and Benefits

 

Victorian Perceptions-WP

Victorian Perceptions of Renaissance Architecture

Water Efficency in Buildings-WP

Water Efficiency in Buildings: Theory and Practice

DVD

 The Radiant Sun-WP

The Radiant Sun: Designer Ruth Adler Schnee

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

August 1, 2014

Architect's Handbook-WP

The Architect's Handbook of Professional Practice

Rural Studio-WP

Rural Studio at Twenty : Designing and Building in Hale County, Alabama 

 

 

Chinese City-WP

Chinese City and Regional Planning Systems

Gypsum Construction-WP

The Gypsum Construction Handbook

 

 

Interior Design-Cinematic Expectation-WP     Interior Design-Design Awareness-WP

 

 

Interior Design-Public Interaction-WP    Interior Design-Sensory Engagement-WP
Volumes 1-4 of Interior Design and Architecture : Critical and Primary Sources

 

 

Lighting-WP

Lighting : Interior and Exterior

Project Management-WP
Project Management for Construction

 

 

The Greening-WP

The Greening of Architecture A Critical History and Survey of Contemporary Sustainable Architecture and Urban Design

Urban Hopes-WP

Urban Hopes : Made in China 

 

 

101 Design Methods-WP

101 Design Methods : a Structured Approach for Driving Innovation in Your Organization

Architects of Little Rock-WP
Architects of Little Rock, 1833-1950

 

 

Architecture of Paul Rudolph-WP

The Architecture of Paul Rudolph

 

 

BIM Demystified-WP

BIM Demystified : an Architect's Guide to Building Information Modelling

CHG-Antiquity-WP   Medieval Age-WP   CHG-Enlightenment-WP    CHG-Empire-WP   

                                      CHG-Renaissance-WP        CHG-ModernAge-WP

A Cultural History of Gardens

 

 

Communicating the New-WP

 

Communicating the New : Methods to Shape and Accelerate Innovation

Microinteractions-WP

Microinteractions

 

 

NO Under Reconstruction-WP

New Orleans Under Reconstruction : the Crisis of Planning

Pavilions and Gardens of Venice-WP

Pavilions and Gardens of Venice Biennale

 

 

Resilience in Ecology-WP

Resilience in Ecology and Urban Design : Linking Theory and Practice for Sustainable Cities 

Romanesque Architecture-WP

Romanesque Architecture : the First Style of the European Age

 

 

Sketchnote Handbook-WP

The Sketchnote Handbook : the Illustrated Guide to Visual Note Taking

GAD-WP

GAD : Global Architectural Development

 

 

Housing-WP

Housing+ : on Thresholds, Transitions, and Transparencies

Lubalin-WP

Lubalin

Success by Design-WP

Success by Design : the Essential Business Reference for Designers

 

 

 

                          DVDs

Chavez Ravine-WP

Chávez Ravine a Los Angeles Story

Design e2-WP

Design e² the Economies of Being Environmentally Conscious

 

e2 Energy-WP

E². Energy

 

Sprawling from Grace-WP

Sprawling from Grace the Consequences of Suburbanization 

 

 

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

April 1, 2014

Construction Operations Manual

Construction Operations Manual of Policies and Procedures

Super Critical

 Supercritical

 

Almanac for Architecture and Design-resized

Almanac of Architecture & Design

 

Architecure of First Societies-resized

Architecture of First Societies : a Global Perspective

 

Designing with One Color-resized

Designing with One Color and Two Colors

 

Sourcebook of Contemporary GD-resized

The Sourcebook of Contemporary Graphic Design

 

Infrastructure-resized

Infrastructure: a Field Guide to the Industrial Landscape

 

Points + Lines-resized

Points + Lines: Diagrams and Projects for the City

 

 

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

March 6, 2014

Commercial-Renovation

 RSMeans Commercial Renovation Cost Data 2014

 

Visual Grammar

Visual Grammar

 

Unimark

Unimark International : the Design of Business and the Business of Design

 

Fallout Shelter

Fallout Shelter : Designing for Civil Defense in the Cold War

 

A Question of Quality

A Question of Qualities : Essays in Architecture

 

The Garden District of New Orleans-resized

The Garden District of New Orleans

 

Dirr's-resized

Dirr's Encyclopedia of Trees and Shrubs

 

Barns of NY-resized

Barns of New York : Rural Architecture of the Empire State

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

December 20, 2013

November Titles

transmaterial2

 

Transmaterial 2: A Catalog of Materials that Redefine Our Physical Environment (Brownell)

 

trasnmaterial3

 

Transmaterial 3: A Catalog of Materials that Redefine Our Physical Environment (Brownell)

 

shapingthecity

 

Shaping the City: Studies in History, Theory and Urban Design (El-Khoury & Robbins)

 

rsmeans electrical cost data

 

RS Means Electrical Cost Data 2014

 

informotion

 

Informotion: Animated Infographics (Finke, Manger, Fichtl)

 

industrial design

 

Industrial Design: Reference + Specification Book: All the Details Industrial Designers Need to Know but Can Never Find (Cuffaro, Paige, Blackman, Laituri, Covert, Sears, Nehez-Cuffaro)

construction innovation and process improvement

 

Construction Innovation and Process Improvement (Akintoye, Goulding and Zawdie)

 

transforming uncommon ground

 

Transforming Uncommon Ground: The Gardens of Vladimir Sitta (Macgowan)

 

frutiger typfaces

 

Adrian Frutiger Typefaces: The Complete Works (Osterer & Stamm)

 

20thcenturyworldarchitecture

 

20th Century World Architecture (Phaidon Press)

 

cathedral

 

Cathedral [DVD]

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December Titles

a second modernism

 

A Second Modernism: MIT, Architecture and the 'Techno-Social' Moment (Dutta)

 

Cycle Space

 

Cycle Space: Architecture & Urban Design in the Age of the Bicycle (Fleming)

 

Environmental Justice

 

Environmental Justice: Concepts, Evidence and Politics (Walker)

 

Heritage Management

 

Heritage Management in Korea and Japan: The Politics of Antiquity & Identity (Pai)

 

houses without names

 

Houses Without Names: Architectural Nomenclature and the Classification of America's Common Houses (Hubka)

 

Lina Bo Bardi

 

Lina Bo Bardi (Lima)

 

Red Is Not A Color

 

Architecture Concepts: Red is Not A Color (Tschumi)

 

Socially Restorative Urbanism

 

Socially Restorative Urbanism (Thwaites, Mathers, Simkins)

 

The Old Governors Mansion

 

The Old Governor's Mansion: Georgia's First Executive Residence (Turner)

 

historic preservations in indiana

 

Historic Preservation in Indiana: Essays from the Field (Hiller)
Manor Houses of Normandy

 

Manor Houses in Normandy (Faucon & Lescroart)

 

The Houses of Louis Kahn

 

The Houses of Louis Khan (Marcus & Whitaker)

 

The Modern Magazine

 

The Modern Magazine: Visual Journalism in the Digital Era (Leslie)

*Not Pictured

GIS Tutorial: for ArcGIS 10.1 (Allen)

Distance & Engagement (Foxley)

 

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

October 9, 2013

new architecture on indigenous lands New Architecture on Indigenous Lands
RSMeansgreenbuildingcostdata Green Building Cost Data 2013

SUNBURNTlandscapearchitecturein Australia Sunburnt: Landscape Architecture in Australia

Graphics Geo/Graphics : simple form graphics in print and motion

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