Archive for the 'New Arrivals' Category

May 8, 2018





Architectural Digest


Architectural Record


ARC News


ARC User


Building Design & Construction




Construction Executive


Faith and Form


Fine Homebuilding


GA Document: 144


GA Document: 145


Grey Room


Interior Design


Japan Architect


Journal of the American Planning Association


Journal of Design History


Landscape Architecture










Professional Builder


Urban Land






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May 8, 2018

Building from Tradition: Local Materials and Methods in Contemporary Architecture


Contemporary Architecture and Urbanism in Iran


History of Modern Design: Graphics and Products since the Industrial Revolution


Japan's Wooden Heritage: A Journey through a Thousand Years of Architecture


Open Shop Building Construction Costs


Architectural Intelligence: How Designers and Architects Created the Digital Landscape


Buildings of Arkansas


Extrastatecraft: The Power of Infrastructure Space


Greek Sanctuaries and Temple Architecture: An Introduction


Hans Dieter Schaal: Landscape Architecture


Macau and the Casino Complex


Making Things Right: The Simple Philosophy of a Working Life


Sowing Beauty: Designing Flowering Meadows from Seed


Sun Path House and Other Cosmic Architectures


The Drama of Space: Spatial Sequences and Compositions in Architecture


The Temple of Peace in Rome v. 1-2


Design Annual



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April 5, 2018

100 contemporary brick buildings v. 1


100 contemporary brick buildings v. 2


Afghanistan : preserving historic heritage


Albert Frey and Lina Bo Bardi : a search for living architecture


Architectural diagrams 1


Architectural drawing course


Architectural invention in Renaissance Rome : artists, humanists, and the planning of Raphael's Villa Madama


Architecture and the forest aesthetic : a new look at design and resilient urbanism


Architecture today : houses


Building construction cost data


Designing disability : symbols, space, and society


Destination architecture : the essential guide to 1000 contemporary buildings


Eames furniture sourcebook


Embodied energy and design : making architecture between metrics and narratives


Form Follows Energy : using natural forces to maximize performance


Garden city : supergreen buildings, urban skyscapes and the new planted space


New talent annual


The history of illustration


Human factors in the built environment


2018 ICCPC: International Code Council Performance Code for Buildings and Facilities


Imminent commons : commoning cities : Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism 2017

Imminent commons : the expanded city


Ingenious : product design that works


2018 IRC : international residential code for one- and two-family dwellings


Irish Architecture : the Riai annual review


Jean Prouvé


Jean Prouvé


The continuous city : fourteen essays on architecture and urbanization


Marble halls : beaux-arts classicism and civic architecture in the Gilded Age


Mass timber : design and research


Metamorphism : material change in architecture


Modernism as memory : building identity in the Federal Republic of Germany


Nomadic homes : architecture on the move


Notations : diagrams & sequences


On accident : episodes in architecture and landscape


Pictures of the floating microcosm : new representations of Japanese architecture


Plan graphics for the landscape designer : with section-elevation and computer graphics


Preston Scott Cohen : Taiyuan Museum of Art


Public spaces and urbanity : how to design humane cities


Radical : 50 arquitecturas Latinoamericanas


Robbrecht en Daem : an architectural anthology


Eero Saarinen, 1910-1961 : a structural expressionist


Screenprinting : the ultimate studio guide, from sketchbook to squeegee


SOS brutalism


SOS brutalism


Space packed : the architecture of Alfred Neumann


Sustainable buildings and infrastructure : paths to the future


Tadao Ando : the colours of light


Tall buildings : a strategic design guide


Tehran : life within walls : a city, its territory, and forms of dwelling


TEN Arquitectos : lines of investigation = líneas de investigación


Ten principles for good design : Dieter Rams : the Jorrit Maan collection


The architecture reference + specification book : everything architects need to know every day


The complete Zaha Hadid : expanded and updated


The history of graphic design


The lithic garden : nature and the transformation of the medieval church


The maker revolution : building a future on creativity and innovation in an exponential world


The Model as Performance : Staging Space in Theatre and Architecture


The New landscape declaration : a call to action for the twenty-first century


The package design book


The restoration of architecture and works of art in the eighteenth century : the vocabulary, theory, and achievement of Luigi Vanvitelli


University trends : contemporary campus design


Women architects in the modern movement

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March 1, 2018

Architects, builders, and intellectual culture in post-Restoration England


Architecture and politics in Republican Rome


Architectures of sound: acoustic concepts and parameters for architectural design


Building systems in interior design


Choice architecture : a new approach to behavior, design, and wellness


Floor plan manual housing


Form Follows Energy : using natural forces to maximize performance


Forms of aid : architectures of humanitarian space


Living for the elderly : a design manual


Mies van der Rohe : space, material, detail


New design for old buildings


Passion and control : Dutch architectural culture of the eighteenth century


Sitte, Hegemann and the metropolis : modern civic art and international exchanges


The emergence of a modern city : golden age Copenhagen 1800-1850


The interior architecture theory reader


Tibetan houses : vernacular architecture of the Himalayas and environs


Why do architects wear black?


William Strickland and the creation of an American architecture

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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


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

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


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

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


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

January 8, 2018

A Companion to Greek Architecture




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




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

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

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



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

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

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


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