Archive for the 'New Arrivals' Category

January 9, 2015

The Architecture of Hospitals

The Architecture of Hospitals


Business of Architecture Firm Survey Report 2014

The Business of Architecture: 2014 Firm Survey Report


Editorial Design

Editorial Design: Digital and Print


How to Draw

How to Draw: Drawing and Sketching Objects and Environments from Your Imagination


Evolution By Design

John Alcorn: Evolution By Design


Legal Handbook for Architects, Engineers and Contractors

Legal Handbook for Architects, Engineers and Contractors


Planned Paradise

Paradise Planned: The Garden Suburb and the Modern City


Projective Ecologies

Projective Ecologies


Uncompromising Expression

Blue Note: Uncompromising Expression


Unruly Places

Unruly Places: Lost Spaces, Secret Cities and Other Inscrutable Geographies


Tietgen Dormitory

Tietgen Dormitory: An Imaginary Journey Around a Real Building

Posted by Jerald Crook | in Monthly New Books, New, New Arrivals |

December 5, 2014


Basics Architecture Presentation












Architectural Presentation


Characteristically American












Characteristically American


Design Genius

Design Genius: The Ways and Workings of Creative Thinkers


Healing Architecture












Healing Architecture


Inert Cities

Inert Cities: Globalization, Mobility and Suspension in Visual Culture


Reconstructing Italy

Reconstructing Italy: The Ina-Casa Neighborhoods of the Postwar Era


Renewing Architectural Typologies












Renewing Architectural Typologies


The Robotic Touch

The Robot Touch: How Robots Change Architecture


Second Nature Urban Agriculture

Second Nature Urban Agriculture: Designing Productive Cities


Works 6

Norman Foster: Works 6



Radiant City












Radiant City

Posted by Jerald Crook | in Monthly New Books, New, New Arrivals |

November 11, 2014


Aalto (cover)



Architectural Topographies

Architectural Topographies


Building Construction Cost Data 2015

2015 Building Construction Cost Data


Collaborations in Architecture and Engineering

Collaborations in Architecture and Engineering


Explorations in Urban Design

Explorations in Urban Design


Frank Lloyd Wright, Inside & Out

Frank Lloyd Wright, Inside & Out


Guide to Urban Planning Programs

Guide to Urban Planning Programs


Graphis Design Annual 2001--The International Annual of Design and Illustration

Graphis Design Annual 2015


Herzog & De Meuron Transforming Park Avenue Armory New York

Herzog & De Meruon Transforming Park Avenue Armory New York


Mechanical Cost Data 2015

2015 Mechanical Cost Data


Mies Van Der Rohe Barcelona Pavilion

Mies Van Der Rohe Barcelona Pavilion


Persian Architectural Heritage Architecture

Persian Architectural Heritage Architecture


Printing Things Visions & Essentials

Printing Things: Visions & Essentials for 3D Printing





The Environmental Planning Handbook

The Environmental Planning Handbook


Urban Design, Space and Society

Urban, Design, Space and Society

Posted by Jerald Crook | in Monthly New Books, New, New Arrivals |

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 |