Archive for the 'New Arrivals' 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 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: Drawing the City Near


Jean Prouve-WP

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



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



 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



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, New Arrivals |

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 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 : 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 : 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



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 Maintenance Repair and Overhaul : Changing the Way You do Business


Luke Him Sau-WP

Luke Him Sau, Architect : China's Missing Modern



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



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" : 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


 The Radiant Sun-WP

The Radiant Sun: Designer Ruth Adler Schnee

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





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 : Global Architectural Development




Housing+ : on Thresholds, Transitions, and Transparencies



Success by Design-WP

Success by Design : the Essential Business Reference for Designers





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 |

July 1, 2014

Material Revolution-WP

Material Revolution : Sustainable and Multi-Purpose Materials for Design and Architecture

Gustave Stickley-WP

Gustav Stickley


Proceedings : Materiality, Essence + Substance


Routledge Handbook-WP

The Routledge Handbook on Cities of the Global South

Refining Designs for Business-WP

Refining Design for Business : Using Analytics, Marketing, and Technology to Inform Customer-Centric Design



Process : Material and Representation in Architecture

Planning and Designing-WP

Planning and Designing Sustainable and Resilient Landscapes



Pastel : New Light-Toned Graphics

Opening Spaces-WP

Opening Spaces : Design as Landscape Architecture 


Human Factors in the Built Environment-WP

Human Factors in the Built Environment

Designing Relationships-WP

Designing Relationships : the Art of Collaboration in Architecture


Design Incubator-WP

Design Incubator : a Prototype for New Design Practice

American City X-WP

American City X : Syracuse After the Master Plan


After You Left-WP

After You Left,They Took it Apart : (demolished Paul Rudolph homes) 


Architecture 3.0 : the Disruptive Design Practice Handbook


3D Printing-WP

3D Printing for Artists, Designers and Makers 

Burn Your Portfolio-WP

Burn Your Portfolio : Stuff  They Don't Teach You in Design School, But Should


Design Energy Simulation-WP

Design Energy Simulation for Architects : Guide to 3D Graphics

Green Building Illustrated-WP

Green Building Illustrated


Historical Ground-WP

Historical Ground : the Role of History in Contemporary Landscape Architecture

Innovative Technologies in Urban Mapping-WP

Innovative Ttechnologies in Urban Mapping : Built Space and Mental Space 


International Facilities Managment-WP

International Facility Management

Landscape Architecture-WP

Landscape Architecture : an Introduction


Materials and Design-WP

Materials and Design : the Art and Science of Material Selection in Product Design

Materials for Design-WP

Materials for Design


Prototype : Design and Craft in the 21st Century


The Art of Product Design-WP

The Art of Product Design : Changing How Things Get Made

David Chipperfield Architects-WP

David Chipperfield Architects


Modern Construction Envelopes-WP

Modern Construction Envelopes

A Legend of Modernism-WP

Oscar Niemeyer : eine Legende der Moderne = a Legend of Modernism 


Concept Design 2-WP

Concept Design 2 : Works from Seven Los Angeles Entertainment Designers and Seventeen Guest Designers




Sketching : Drawing Techniques for Product Designers 


Beautiful Evidence-WP

Beautiful Evidence


Quantative Information-WP

The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

Visual Explanations-WP

Visual explanations : images and quantities, evidence and narrative


Innovation, Strategy, and Risk-WP

Innovation, Strategy and Risk in Construction: Turning Serendipity into Capability





Visual Acoustics-WP

Visual Acoustics the Modernism of Julius Shulman

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

May 30, 2014

Brand Romance-WP

Brand Romance : Using the Power of High Design to Build a Lifelong Relationship with Your Audience


Hiroshi Naito-WP

Hiroshi Naito 1992-2004 : from Protoform to Protoscape


Collage and Architecture-WP

Collage and Architecture



Carlo Scarpa



Masterclass : Graphic Design, Guide to the World's Leading Graduate Schools


My Los Angeles-WP

My Los Angeles : from Urban Restructuring to Regional Urbanization



Neutra: Complete Works


Street Design-WP

Street Design : the Secret to Great Cities and Towns


Operations Management-WP

Operations Management




The Oyler House (DVD)-WP

The Oyler House : Richard Neutra's Desert Retreat

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

May 1, 2014

Arch since 1400-WP

Architecture since 1400


Buildings of Vermont-WP

Buildings of Vermont


Investing in the Early Modern-WP

Investing in the Early Modern Built Environment


Architecture and Ritual-WP

Architecture and Ritual in the Churches of Constantinople


Materials for Design-WP

Materials for Design


Materials for Design 2-WP

Materials for Design 2


RS Means Interior-WP

RSMeans Interior Cost Data


World Man-WP

R. Buckminster Fuller : World Man


Cleveland Goes Modern-WP

Cleveland Goes Modern : Design for the Home, 1930-1970








Richard Meier Architect-WP

Richard Meier Architect


Design and In Design-WP

Design & InDesign


Future Living-WP

Future Living : Collective Housing in Japan



Staircases : history, repair and conservation


The Style of Coworking-WP

The Style of Coworking : Contemporary Shared Workspaces 

Vernacular Buildings-WP

Vernacular Buildings: a Global Survey


Building Construction Illustrated-WP

Building Construction Illustrated



Drawing: the Motive Force of Architecture


Planning in the USA-WP

Planning in the USA: Policies, Issues, and Processes


100 Years of Architectural Drawing-WP

100 Years of Architectural Drawing


Best Tall Buildings-WP

Best Tall Buildings



Chicagoisms: the City as Catalyst for Architectural Speculation


WV State Capitol_WP

Cass Gilbert's West Virginia State Capitol


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

April 1, 2014




architectural record_WP

Architectural Record


Building Design and Construction-WP

Building Design + Construction





Communication Arts-WP

Communication Arts






Design Cost & Data





el croquis-WP

El Croquis












Landscape Architecture Magazine_WP

Landscape Architecture Magazine















Professional Builder-WP

Professional Builder


Public Garden-WP

Public Garden



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



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: 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, New Arrivals |

March 6, 2014


 RSMeans Commercial Renovation Cost Data 2014


Visual Grammar

Visual Grammar



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 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, New Arrivals |

December 20, 2013

November Titles



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




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




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


rsmeans electrical cost data


RS Means Electrical Cost Data 2014




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)




20th Century World Architecture (Phaidon Press)




Cathedral [DVD]


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, New Arrivals |