Archive for the 'New Arrivals' Category

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

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May 1, 2017

101 Danish Design Icons


1000 Details for Living Interiors


Advanced Timber Structures: Architectural Designs and Digital Dimensioning


Against the Tide


Asmara: Africa's Jewel of Modernity


Aus Basel: Herzog & de Meuron


Chandigarh Revealed: Le Corbusier's City Today


Commercial Renovation Costs with RSMeans Data


David Adjaye Constructed Narratives


Contemporary Architecture: Made in Germany


Creative Landscape Design


Design Computing: An Overview of an Emergent Field


Design Management


Design: The Whole Story


Disability, Space, Architecture: A Reader


Fundamentals of Residential Construction


Graphis Design Annual 2017


Frank Lloyd Wright: The Early Years-Progressivism-Aesthetics-Cities


Introducing Architectural Tectonics: Exploring the Intersection of Design and Construction


Jean Prouvé: Architecture (Volumes 1-10)


La Maison Magique


Landscape Architecture and Environmental Sustainability: Creating Positive Change through Design


Landscape Infrastructure: A Base Primer


Landscapes of Modern Architecture


MAD Works, MAD Architects


Modern Container Architecture


Overcrowded: Designing Meaningful Products in a World Awash with Ideas


Project Japan: Metabolism Talks...


Prototyping for Designers: Developing the Best Digital and Physical Products


PWP Landscape Architecture: Building Ideas


Renzo Piano: The Complete Logbook, 1966-2016


Revit 2017 Architecture


Strategies for Landscape Representation: Digital and Analogue Techniques


The Lyman House and the Work of Frederic P. Lyman: Drawing and Building


The Materials Sourcebook for Design Professionals


The Modern Landscapes of Ted Smyth: Landscape Modernism in the Asia-Pacific


The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2016


Theater Planning: Facilities for Performing Arts and Live Entertainment


Total Latin American Architecture: Libretto of Modern Reflections and Contemporary Works


You Say to Brick: The Life of Louis Kahn

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April 3, 2017

A Chair for Pope Francis: A Collection of Designs for the Papal Sanctuary Charrette


Architects of Buddhist Leisure: Socially Disengaged Buddhism in Asia's Museums, Monuments, and Amusement Parks


Biomorphic Structures


Borge Mogensen: Simplicity and Function


Drawing for Landscape Architects: Construction and Design Manual


Developing Expertise: Architecture and Real Estate in Metropolitan America

The Efficacy of Architecture: Political Contestation and Agency


Expertise in Material 49--Ryoji Suzuki Complete Works, 1973-2007


Heavy Construction Costs with RSMeans Data 2017


Integrating Innovation in Architecture: Design, Methods and Technology for Progressive Practice and Research


The Buildings of Scotland: Lanarkshire and Renfrewshire


Making Places for People: 12 Questions Every Designer Should Ask


MidMichigan Modern: From Frank Lloyd Wright to Googie


Modern Architecture in Mexico City: History, Presentation, and the Shaping of a Capital


Multiple Signatures: On Designers, Authors, Readers and Users


Tange by Tange, 1949-1959: Kenzo Tange as Seen Through the Eyes of Kenzo Tange


Wabi Sabi: The Japanese Art of Impermanence

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March 1, 2017

American Car Design Now: Inside the Studios of Today's Top Car Designers


The Animator's Survival Kit


Architecture and Urbanism in the British Empire


Begin with the Past: Building the National Museum of African American History & Culture


The Business of Architecture 2016


Centre Pompidou: Renzo Piano, Richard Rogers, and the Making of a Modern Monument


Charles Percier: Architecture and Design in an Age of Revolutions


Digital Fabrication in Architecture


Digital Fabrications: Architectural and Material Techniques


Ferrari Design: The Definitive Study


George Nelson: The Design of Modern Design


Maintenance Architecture


Make Enemies & Gain Fans


Market Analysis for Real Estate: Concepts and Applications in Valuation and Highest and Best Use


The New Space Movement and Experience in Viennese Modern Architecture


One & Two Family Dwelling Inspector Manual


Parametric Design for Architecture


Roma: Le Trasformazioni Urbane Nel Quattrocento




Vintage Industrial: Living with Machine Age Design


Vision in Design: A Guidebook for Innovations


The Visual Miscellaneum: A Colorful Guide to the World's Most Consequential Trivia


Frei Otto: Spanning the Future (DVD)

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February 2, 2017

AA Book Projects Review


Architectural Research Methods


Building Construction Costs with RSMeans Data




Is Landscape...?: Essays on the Identity of Landscape


Learning from Logistics: How Networks Change Our Cities


Legal Handbook for Architects, Engineers and Contractors


Mechanical Costs with RSMeans Data


The Most Beautiful Gardens Ever Written: A Guide


Planning and Control of Land Development: Cases and Materials


Planting in a Post-wild World:Designing Plant Communities for Resilient Landscapes


Yesterday's Tomorrows: Past Visions of the American Future


Anthropocene (DVD)


Planetary (DVD)


Racing to Zero (DVD)

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December 2, 2016


A Genealogy of Modern Architecture



Advancing Wood Architecture: A Computational Approach



Archi-graphic: An Infographic Look at Architecture



Architectural Lighting: Designing with Light and Space



Building Old Cambridge: Architecture and Development



Cartooning the Landscape



AIA Compensation Report 2015



Constructing the Persuasive Portfolio: The Only Primer You'll Ever Need



Convergence: An Architectural Agenda for Energy



50: Elevate the Human Experience through Design



Exit Utopia: Architectural Provocations: 1956-76



Graphic Anatomy



Leo A Daly 100: A Century of Leo A Daly Offices



Master Builder of the Lower Rio Grande: Heinrich Portscheller



NDS, National Design Specification for Wood Construction with Commentary


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Steven Holl



The Significance of the Idea

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November 1, 2016



African Metropolitan Architecture



Community Architect: The Life and Vision of Clarence S. Stein



DesignIntelligence Almanac Architecture & Design 2016






Frank Lloyd Wright & San Francisco



John Vassos: Industrial Design for Modern Life



Inside an Ancient Assyrian Palace: Looking at Austen Henry Layard's Reconstruction



Insulating Modernism: Isolated and Non-Isolated Thermodynamics in Architecture



MVRDV Buildings



Rethinking the Modular: Adaptable Systems in Architecture and Design



Retrospecta 39



Roman Mosaics in the J. Paul Getty Museum



Architecture of Life



The Difficult Whole



The Noisy Renaissance: Sound, Architecture and Florentine Urban Life

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October 3, 2016


Architecture as the Ethics of Climate



Art in Architecture: Building Crystal Bridge Museum of American Art



The City After Abandonment



Color Trends and Selection for Product Design



Constructed Ecosystems: Ideas and Subsystems in the Work of Ken Yeang



Developing Citizen Designers



Dream House: An Intimate Portrait of the Philip Johnson Glass House



Field Sketching and the Experience of Landscape



Fifty Under Fifty: Innovators of the 21st Century



History of Interior Design



Hong Kong Architecture: 1945-2015, From Colonial to Global



Image on the Edge: The Margins of Medieval Art

(tenure selection of LADC Librarian Kasia Leousis)



India: Modern Architectures in History



Lancelot Brown and the Capability Men: Landscape Revolution in Eighteenth-century England



Logo Decode: From Logo Design to Branding



New Mythologies in Design and Culture: Reading Signs and Symbols in the Visual Landscape



Prada Aoyama Tokyo: Herzog & de Meuron

(tenure selection of CADC Associate Professor Kevin Moore)



Raw Concrete: The Beauty of Brutalism



Re-framing Urban Space: Urban Design for Emerging Hybrid and High-Density Conditions



The Routledge Companion to Design Studies



Shanghai Tower



Socio-legal Aspects of the 3D Printing Revolution



Space Hope and Brutalism: English Architecture, 1945-1975



Thomas Feichtner: Design Unplugged, Sketches




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September 2, 2016

10 Buildings You Should Know

50 Buildings You Should Know


100 Contemporary Concrete Buildings Vol. 1 100 Contemporary Concrete Buildings Vol. 2

100 Contemporary Concrete Buildings, Vol. 1 & 2


A History of Architecture and Urbanism in the Americas

A History of Architecture and Urbanism in the Americas


After Urban Regeneration

After Urban Regeneration


Alexander Girard--A Designer's Universe

Alexander Girard: A Designer's Universe


Architecture and Structuralism

Architecture and Structuralism: The Ordering of Space


Architecture for Modern India

Christopher Benninger: Architecture for Modern India


Becomig an Urban Planner

Becoming an Urban Planner


Black Men Built the Capitol

Black Men Built the Capitol: Discovering African American History In and Around Washington D.C.





Brick--A World History

Brick: A World History


Case Work--Studies in Form, Space and Construction

Case Work: Studies in Form, Space and Construction


Chinese Architecture Today

Chinese Architecture Today


Computational Modeling of Masonry Structures Using the Discrete Element Method

Computation Modeling of Masonry Structure Using the Discrete Element Method


Concrete Concepts

Concrete Concept: Brutalist Buildings Around the World


Construction Detailing for Landscape and Garden Design

Construction Detailing for Landscape and Garden Design


Consumer Product Innovation and Sustainable Design

Consumer Product Innovation and Sustainable Design


Contractor's Pricing Guide

Contractor's Pricing Guide: Residential Repair & Remodeling Costs


Craftwork as Problem Solving

Craftwork as Problem Solving: Ethnographic Studies of Design and Making


Creative Community Planning

Creative Community Planning


Desgin with Nature

Design with Nature


Design as Research

Design as Research: Positions, Arguments, Perspectives


DesignBuild with Jersey Devil

Design/Build with Jersey Devil: A Handbook for Education and Practice


Designing Profits

Designing Profits: Creative Business Strategies for Design Practices


Detail in Contemporary Concrete Architecture

Detail in Contemporary Concrete Architecture


Detailing Fundamentals for Interior Design

Fundamentals: Detailing Fundamentals for Interior Design


Fassaden Facades

Fassaden = Facades


Form and Structure in Interior Architecture

Form and Structure in Interior Architecture


GIS Tutorial

GIS Tutorial 1: Basic Workbook for ArcGIS 10.3


Graphis Annual 2016

Graphis Annual 2016


Green Streetscape Design with Stormwater Management

Green Streetscape Design with Stormwater Management


Historical Dictionary of Architecture

Historical Dictionary of Architecture


Hypothetical City Workbook III

Hypothetical City Workbook III: Exercises and GIS Data to Accompany Urban Land Use Planning


Idea Searching for Design

Idea Searching for Design: How to Research and Develop Design Concepts


Industries of Architecture

Industries of Architecture


Infinite Space

Infinite Space: Contemporary Residential Architecture and Interiors


Integrated Drawing Techniques

Integrated Drawing Techniques: Designing Interiors with Hand Sketching, Sketchup and Photoshop


Interiors and Interiority

Interiors and Interiority


Land Use and the Constitution

Land Use and the Constitution: Principles for Planning Practice


Making Community Design Work

Making Community Design Work: A Guide for Planners


Max Bill

Max Bill


Meanings of Designed Spaces

Meanings of Designed Spaces


Milan Architecture

Milan Architecture: The City and Expo


Modern Concrete Construction Manual

Modern Concrete Construction: Structural Design, Material Properties, Sustainability


New Architects 3

New Architects 3


OfficeUS Atlas

OfficeUS: Atlas


Open Shop Building Construction Cost Data

Open Shop Building Construction Cost Data


Passive House in Different Climates

Passive House in Different Climates: The Path to Net Zero


Relentless Pursuit of an Architecture

Relentless Pursuit of an Architecture


Representing Landscapes--Hybrid

Representing Landscapes: Hybrid


Responsive Landscapes

Responsive Landscapes: Strategies for Responsive Technologies in Landscape Architecture


Richard Sapper Edited by Jonathan Olivares

Richard Sapper


Selldorf Architects Portfolio and Projects

Selldorf Architects: Portfolio and Projects


Sicily-Culture and Conquest

Sicily: Culture and Conquest


Sketchup for Site Design

The Architect in Practice


Style and Seduction

Style and Seduction: Jewish Patrons, Architecture and Design in Fin de Siecle Vienna


Sunken Cities--Egypt's Lost Worlds

Sunken Cities: Egypt's Lost Worlds


Sustainable Construction Processes

Sustainable Construction Processes: A Resource Text


Sustainable Graphic Design

Sustainable Graphic Design: Principles and Practices


The Battle for Home

The Battle for Home: The Vision of a Young Architect in Syria


The Course of Landscape Architecture

The Course of Landscape Architecture: A History of Our Designs on the Natural World, from Prehistory to the Present


The Dome of the Rock and Its Umayyad Mosaic Inscriptions

The Dome of the Rock and Its Umayyad Mosaic Inscriptions


The Lean Practitioner's Field Book

The Lean Practitioner's Field Book: Proven, Practical, Profitable and Powerful Techniques for Making Lean Really Work


The Manual of Below Grade Waterproofing

The Manual of Below-Grade Waterproofing


The New Simplicity in Graphic Design

MIN: The New Simplicity of Graphic Design


The Physics of Brand

The Physics of Brand: Understand the Forces Behind Brands That Matter


The Truly Disadvantaged

The Truly Disadvantaged: The Inner City, The Underclass and Public Policy


The Vanishing Neighbor

The Vanishing Neighbor: The Transformation of American Community


Toward an Urban Ecology

Toward an Urban Ecology


Understanding Perspective

The Urban Sketching Handbook: Understanding Perspective--Easy Techniques for Mastering Perspective Drawing on Location


Unpacking Construction Site Safety

Unpacking Construction Site Safety


Unseen Midcentury Desert Modern

Unseen Midcentury Desert Modern


Urban Economics

Urban Economics


Wood Buildings Vol. 1 Wood Buildings Vol. 2

100 Contemporary Wood Buildings, Vol. 1 & 2

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August 9, 2016

The Art of Typewriting

The Art of Typewriting


Churches--An Architectural Guide

Churches: An Architectural Guide


Concise History of Science & Invention

Concise History of Science & Invention


The Conservation Movement--A History of Architectural Preservation

The Conservation Movement: A History of Architectural Preservation, Antiquity to Modernity


Construction and Design Manual Museum Buildings

Construction and Design Manual: Museum Buildings


Design and Violence

Design and Violence


Designing for Autism Spectrum Disorders

Designing for Autism Spectrum Disorders


The Disappearing Spoon

The Disappearing Spoon


Duncan Shyfe--Master Cabinetmaker in New York

Duncan Phyfe: Master Cabinetmaker in New York


Following the Barn Quilty Trail

Following the Barn Quilt Trail


From the Shadows

From the Shadows: The Architecture and Afterlife of Nicholas Hawksmoor


Fundamentals Catalogue

Fundamentals Catalogue: 14th International Architecture Exhibition


Houses--An Architectural Guide

Houses: An Architectural Guide


A Japanese Constellation

A Japanese Constellation: Toyo Ito, Kazuyo Sejima, SANAA, Ryue Nishizawa, Sou Fujimoto, Akihisa Hirata, Junya Ishigami


Latin America in Construction Architecture 1955-1980

Latin America in Construction Architecture, 1955-1980


Low Energy Low Carbon Architecture

Low Energy Low Carbon Architecture: Recent Advances and Future Directions


Modern Forms

Modern Forms


Visual History of the World

National Geographic Visual History of the World


Oudolf Hummelo

Oudolf Hummelo: A Journey Through a Plantsman's Life


Palladian Design

Palladian Design: The Good, The Bad and the Unexpected


Site-Writing--The Architecture of Art Criticism

Site-Writing: The Architecture of Art Criticism


The Social Project

The Social Project


Sou Fujimoto

Sou Fujimoto


Suburnt Cities

Sunburnt Cities: The Greatest Recession, Depopulation, and Urban Plannin in the American Sunbelt


This Brutal World

This Brutal World


Uncommon Ground

Thomas Balsley: Uncommon Ground


Timelines of Science

Timelines of Science


Traces of the Sage

Traces of the Sage



Understanding Industrial Design

Understanding Industrial Design: Principles for UX and Interaction Design


Urban Regeneration

Urban Regeneration: A Handbook


Visions for a New American

Visions for a New American Dream: Process, Principles and an Ordinance to Plan and Design Small Communities


World Geographic Atlas

World Geographic Atlas: A Composite of Man's Environment

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