POSTED: 2:13 PM, February 20, 2018

100 buildings : 1900-2000

 

Adaptive architecture : changing parameters and practice

 

As seen : exhibitions that made architecture and design history

 

Beauty's rigor : patterns of production in the work of Pier Luigi Nervi

 

Biomimicry in architecture

 

Building green : environmental architects and the struggle for sustainability in Mumbai

 

Capsules : typology of other architecture

 

Construction site management and labor productivity improvement : how to improve the bottom line and shorten project schedules

 

Graphic means : a history of graphic design production [DVD]

 

Housing sustainability in low carbon cities

 

Ibn Tulun : his lost city and great mosque

 

Iconic buildings : an illustrated guide to the world's most remarkable architecture

 

The ideal team player : how to recognize and cultivate the three essential virtues : a leadership fable

 

Inspirations : time travel through garden history

 

Kengo Kuma : complete works

 

Kengo Kuma, 2006-2012

 

LabStudio : design research between architecture and biology

 

Le Corbusier : the complete buildings

 

David Adjaye : living spaces

 

Loose fit city : the contribution of bottom-up architecture to urban design and planning

 

Manhattan : Rectangular Grid for Ordering an Island.

 

Material precedent : the typology of modern tectonics

 

Mechanical costs with RSMeans data

 

Minoru Yamasaki : humanist architecture for a modernist world

 

Modern quilts : designs of the new century

 

New architecture New York

 

Participatory culture and the social value of an architectural icon : Sydney Opera House

 

Reassessing Rudolph

 

RE-USA : 20 American stories of adaptive reuse, a toolkit for post-industrial cities

 

The designer's field guide to collaboration

 

Transformations : art and the city

 

Transit street design guide

 

U.S. traffic calming manual

 

Unlocking the church : the lost secrets of Victorian sacred space

 

Watercolors by Finn Juhl

 

Snohetta and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. What is a museum now?

 

What's so great about the Eiffel Tower? : 70 questions that will change the way you think about architecture

 


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POSTED: 4:14 PM, January 8, 2018

Be Seated

 

Grids: Chicago

 

Haifa: City of Steps

 

Michael Graves: Design for Life

 

DFW Deco: Modernistic Architecture of North Texas

 

Guidelines for Design and Construction of Hospitals and Outpatient Facilities

 

Hagia Sophia: Sound, Space, and Spirit in Byzantium

 

Imminent Commons: Urban Questions for the Near Future

 

It's Not Easy Being Green

 

Lawrence Halprin

 

Legal Handbook for Architects, Engineers, and Contractors 2016/2017

 

Making Design Theory

 

Now You See It and Other Essays on Design

 

Richard Meier, Architect 2013/2017

 

Risomania: The New Spirit of Printing

 

Square Foot Costs: 2018

 

The Art of Type and Typography: Explorations in Use and Practice

 

The Largest Art: A Measured Manifesto for a Plural Urbanism

 

The Professional Practice of Architectural Working Drawings

 

The Second Digital Turn: Design Beyond Intelligence

 

Thinking in Icons: Designing and Creating Effective Visual Symbols

 


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POSTED: 3:41 PM, January 8, 2018

Anarchitecture: Architecture is a Political Art

 

Architecture in Uniform: Designing and Building for the Second World War

 

The Architecture of Neoliberalism: How Contemporary Architecture became an Instrument of Control and Compliance

 

Black: Architecture in Monochrome

 

Building Access: Universal Design and the Politics of Disability

 

Buildings for a Sustainable America: Case Studies

 

Cedric Price Works 1952-2003: A Forward Minded Retrospective, Volume 1: Projects

 

Cedric Price Works 1952-2003: A Forward Minded Retrospective, Volume 2: Articles and Talks

 

Found in Translation: Design in California and Mexico, 1915-1985

 

Four Walls and a Roof: The Complex Nature of a Simple Profession

 

Homes fit for Heroes: The Politics and Architecture of Early State Housing in Britain

 

Falmouth, Jamaica: Architecture as History

 

Landscape Theory in Design

 

Mechanical and Electrical Equipment for Buildings

 

Redesigning the American Dream: The Future of Housing, Work, and Family Life

 

Robert Venturi's Rome

 

Routledge Handbook of Sustainable Design

 

The Earth the City and the Hidden Narrative of Race

 

The Home Within Us: Romantic Houses, Evocative Rooms

 

20 Iconic Film Posters by Saul Bass

 

The Moderns: Midcentury American Graphic Design

 

The Politics of Design: A (not so) Global Manual for Visual Communication

 

The Vitra Campus: Architecture, Design, Industry

 

Thermally Active Surfaces in Architecture

 

The Visual History of Type

 

The Typography Idea Book: Inspiration from 50 Masters

 


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POSTED: 2:24 PM, January 8, 2018

A Companion to Greek Architecture

 

Writings

 

A-Z of Design and Designers

 

Beijing University of Civil Engineering and Architecture

 

California: Designing Freedom

 

Cottages Ornés: The Charms of the Simple Life

 

Creative Strategy and the Business of Design

 

Dom Hans van der Laan: Works and Words

 

Emergent Timber Technologies: Materials, Structures, Engineering, Projects

 

Empire, State and Building

 

Exhibiting the Postmodern: The 1980 Venice Architecture Biennale

 

2018 International Mechanical Code

 

Merrick House

 

Multifamily Housing Development Handbook

 

New Architecture London 

 

Pedro de Lemos: Lasting Impressions: Works on Paper, 1910-1945

 

Philippe Meyer: Villa QDC 175

 

Retrospecta

 

River and Road: Fort Myers Architecture from Craftsman to Modern

 

Robot House: Instrumentation, Representation, Fabrication

 

The Routledge Companion to Planning in the Global South

 

Tham and Videgård Arkitekter: The Operative Elements of Architecture

 

Timber in the City: Design and Construction in Mass Timber

 

X Agendas for Architecture


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POSTED: 12:25 PM, January 8, 2018

50 Urban Blocks

 

100 Years of Architecture

 

150 Best Tiny Home Ideas

 

Admiration and Awe: Morisco Buildings and Identity Negotiations in Early Modern Spanish Historiography

Against the Grain: Marcelo Spina and Georgina Huljich

Archigraphy: Lettering on Buildings

Architect's Pocket Book

Architecture and Ritual: How Buildings Shape Society

 

Architecture and the Unconscious

 

Architecture History and Theory in Reverse: From an Information Age to Eras of Meaning

 

Architecture, Mentalities, and Meaning

 

Better Buildings: Learning from Buildings in Use

 

BIM for Landscape

 

Brutalism Resurgent

 

Case Study Strategies for Architects and Designers: Integrative Data Research Methods

 

Chaos and culture : Renzo Piano Building Workshop and the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center in Athens

 

Cities in Time: Temporary Urbanism and the Future of the City

 

Concrete from Archeology to Invention, 1700-1769 : the Renaissance of Pozzolana and Roman Construction Techniques

 

Construction Manager's BIM Handbook

 

Craft Becomes Modern: The Bauhaus in the Making

 

Designing Zero Carbon Buildings Using Dynamic Simulation Methods 

 

Detail in Contemporary Timber Architecture

 

Elements of Venice

 

Estimating and Tendering for Construction Work

 

Five Ways to Make Architecture Political: An Introduction to the Politics of Design Practice

 

Furnitecture: Furniture that Transforms Space

 

Heroic: Concrete Architecture and the New Boston

 

Housing the New Romans: Architectural Reception and Classical Style in the Modern World

 

Interior Landscapes: A Visual Atlas

 

Introduction to Construction Contract Management

 

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Making Homes: Ethnography and Design

 

Material Imagination in Architecture

 

New Museums

 

Patkau Architects : Material Operations

 

Planning Atlanta

 

Prototyping for Architects

 

Real Estate Principles: A Value Approach

 

Rebuilding Babel: Modern Architecture and Internationalism

 

Renovate Innovate: Reclaimed and Upcycled Homes

 

The Rhetoric of Pier Luigi Nervi: Concrete and Ferrocement Forms

 

Routledge Handbook of Sustainable Product Design

 

Site and Composition: Design Strategies in Architecture and Urbanism

 

Site Work and Landscape Cost Data

 

Sketching for Engineers and Architects

 

Solid Wood : Case Studies in Mass Timber Architecture, Technology, and Design

 

Studio Piet Boon

 

The Complete Zaha Hadid

 

The Hard Life

 

The Hidden Life of Trees: What they Feel, How they Communicate: Discoveries from a Secret World

 

The Inspired Landscape : Twenty-one Leading Landscape Architects Explore the Creative Process

 

The Pencil Perfect: The Untold Story of a Cultural Icon

 

The Planting Design Handbook

 

The Recovery of Natural Environments in Architecture: Air, Comfort, and Climate

 

The Rule of Logistics: Walmart and the Architecture of Fulfillment

 

The Social (Re)Production of Architecture: Politics, Values, and Actions in Contemporary Practice

 

The Work of Mackay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects : Economy as Ethic

 

Thinking Tools: Design as Process: On the Creation of Writing Utensils

 

Turning Point in Timber Construction: A New Economy

 

Understanding Architecture: A Primer on Architecture as Experience

 

Urban Design: A Typology of Procedures and Products

 

Urban Loopholes: Creative Alliances of Spacial Production in Shanghai's City Center

 

Urban Waterfront Promenades

 

Wright's Writings : Reflections on Culture and Politics 1894-1959

 

Zaha Hadid Architects: Redefining Architecture and Design


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POSTED: 10:47 AM, January 8, 2018

A New History of Modern Architecture

 

Architecure's Odd Couple: Frank Lloyd Wright and Philip Johnson

 

An Avant-Garde Journal of Art, Architecture, Design, and Film

 

Cities of the Global South Reader

 

Colonialism and Modern Architecture in Germany

 

Contractor's Pricing Guide: Residential Repair and Remodeling Costs

 

Convenience Stores and Retail Fuel Properties : Essential Appraisal Issues

 

Design-Build: Design-Build Essentials

 

Great Houses of Havana: A Century of Cuban Style

 

Historicizing Infrastructure

 

How Architects Write

 

 

Icelandic Lessons : Industrial Landscape

 

Mies in Berlin

Mies van der Rohe: Interior Spaces

 

Nordic Modernism : Scandinavian Architecture, 1890-2015

 

Reading in Planning Theory

 

Reporting from the Front: Biennale Architeturra 2016

 

Sambuichi and the Inland Sea

 

Scarcity in Excess: The Built Environment and Economic Crisis in Iceland

 

Seizing Jerusalem: The Architectures of Unilateral Unification

 

Sejima Kazuyo + Nishizawa Ryūe / SANAA : works 1995-2003

 

Self Storage Economics and Appraisal

 

Simplified Structural Analysis and Design for Architects

 

Site Work & Landscape Costs with RSMeans Data

 

Skyscraper Gothic: Medieval Style and Modernist Buildings

 

Square Foot Costs

 

A Sustainable Bodega and Hotel: John Spence, Patrick Bellew, and Andy Bow

 

The Anatomy of the Architectural Book

 

The Design Way: Intentional Change in an Unpredictable World

 

The Oxford Companion to Architecture 

 

 

Tragic Design : the Impact of Bad Product Design and How to Fix It

 

Urban Geography

 

Valuation and Market Studies for Affordable Housing

 

Who's Afraid of Architecture: Take One, Venezia

 


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POSTED: 1:14 PM, August 1, 2017

Cities and Development

 

Contemporary Urban Planning

 

DQ/Manus, 01: Barcelona

 

Frank Lloyd Wright: Unpacking the Archive

 

Graphic Artists Guild Handbook: Pricing & Ethical Guidelines

 

The Graphic Designer's Guide to Pricing, Estimating & Budgeting

 

Walter Gropius, 1883-1969: The Promoter of a New Form

 

Kenneth Grange: Making Britain Modern

 

Making Magnificence: Architects, Stuccatori and the 18th Century Interior

 

Ornament is Crime: Modernist Architecture

 

Theology and Form: Contemporary Orthodox Architecture in America

 

Silver to Steel: The Modern Designs of Peter Muller-Munk

 

Not Pictured:


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POSTED: 2:33 PM, July 12, 2017

Advances in Construction ICT and E-Business

 

Africa's Great Civilizations [DVD]

 

Bruce Golf: Architecture of Discipline in Freedom

 

Architect Registration Examination Study Guide: Construction & Evaluation

 

Architect Registration Examination Study Guide: Practice Management

 

Architect Registration Examination Study Guide: Project Development & Documentation

 

Architect Registration Examination Study Guide: Project Management

 

Architect Registration Examination Study Guide: Project Planning & Design

 

Architect Registration Examination Study Guide: Programming & Analysis

 

Business and Legal Forms for Designers

 

Chicago's Famous Fountains

 

Building Type Basics for College and University Facilities

 

Constructed Ecologies: Critical Reflections on Ecology with Design

 

Design for Life: Creating Meaning in a Distracted World

 

Design Professional's Guide to Zero Net Energy Buildings

 

Designing Detroit: Wirt Rowland and the Rise of Modern American Architecture

 

Dynamic Patterns: Visualizing Landscapes in a Digital Age

 

Graphic Artists Guild Handbook: Pricing & Ethical Guidelines

 

Hands On Design

 

Harquitectes

 

SCDA Interiors

 

Listening to Type: Making Language Visible

 

Logo Design Love: A Guide to Creating Iconic Brand Identities

 

Manual of Section

 

Marcel Breuer: 1902-1981-Form Giver of the Twentieth Century

 

Megaproject Risk Analysis and Simulation: A Dynamic Systems Approach

 

Mobitecture: Architecture on the Move

 

Morphosis Thom Mayne

 

New York Art Deco: A Guide to Gotham's Jazz Age Architecture

 

Not Quite Architecture: Writing around Alison and Peter Smithson

 

Offsite Architecture: Constructing the Future

 

Peter Eisenman: In Dialogue with Architects and Philosophers

 

Robert Adam's London

 

Sanaa: Sejima & Nishizawa

 

The Graphic Designer's Guide to Pricing, Estimating, & Budgeting

 

The Visual Biography of Color

 

Total Construction Management: Lean Quality in Construction Project Delivery

 

Type Tells Tales

 

Warren H. Manning: Landscape Architect and Environmental Planner

 

Work for Money, Design for Love: Answers to the Most Frequently Asked Questions about Starting and Running a Successful Design Business

 

Wright on Exhibit: Frank Lloyd Wright's Architectural Exhibitions

 

Xtrrdnr Gardens: Residential Landscape Design by Eric van Gelder


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POSTED: 2:42 PM, 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 | Published on: June 1, 2017 |

POSTED: 10:00 AM, 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 | Published on: May 2, 2017 |