Archive for the 'New' Category

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

a+u-WP

a+u

 

architectural record_WP

Architectural Record

 

Building Design and Construction-WP

Building Design + Construction

 

Buildings_WP

Buildings

 

Communication Arts-WP

Communication Arts

 

Casabella-WP

Casabella

 

DCD-WP

Design Cost & Data

 

domus-WP

Domus

 

el croquis-WP

El Croquis

 

Eye-WP

Eye

 

Form-WP

Form

 

JoLA-WP

JoLA

 

 

Landscape Architecture Magazine_WP

Landscape Architecture Magazine

 

 

MD-WP

MD

 

Metropolis-WP

Metropolis

 

Planning-WP

Planning

 

PRAXIS-WP

PRAXIS

 

Professional Builder-WP

Professional Builder

 

Public Garden-WP

Public Garden

 

RIBA-WP

RIBA Journal

Posted by Angelina Smith | in New Arrivals, Periodicals |

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 25, 2014

PRAXIS

PRAXIS, a journal of writing and building,  is a journal new to the LADC collection [Link to the catalog record]. PRAXIS connects both the theory and practice of architecture and focuses on issues in contemporary design [see the PRAXIS website here]. This journal is released twice a year and has been in circulation since 1999.

The current issue, number 14, is titled True Stories.  The editors are labeling it a "special" issue since they gave up most of their control over the issue and gave free reign to the contributors of PRAXIS.  The issue contains a comic titled Remember the Nelsons by Wes Jones, a story of fiction Rainy Sea by Keith Mitnick and a film titled Platform for Architecture: Makin' It...a Situation Comedy as well as other interesting stories.  Several of the authors included in this issue have books in our collection; Keith Mitnick, Julia McMorrough and Reinhold Martin [click on the author's name to go to the books we have in our collection] if you are interested in viewing other works by these contributors.

To view this journal please look for it on the current periodical shelving in the LADC.

Posted by Angelina Smith | in New |

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 Sarah | 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 Sarah | 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 Sarah | 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 Sarah | 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 Sarah | in Collections, Monthly New Books, New Arrivals |