Archive for the 'New' Category

July 2, 2018

Contemporary Japanese Architects: profiles in design

Freehand: New Typography Sketchbooks

Cook's Camden: the making of modern housing

A Gendered Profession: the Question of Representation in Space Making

California Captured: Mid-century Modern architecture

Don't sleep: the urgent messages of Oliver Munday

American Catholics and the Church of tomorrow: building churches for the future, 1925-1975

Industrial Facility

This end up: original approaches to packaging design

Chair: 500 designs that matter

Less is more: limited color graphics in design

Uncertainty & possibility: new approaches to future making in design anthropology

ABZ: more alphabets and other signs

Competition Panels and Diagrams

The campus guide: University of Virginia

Modernism's visible hand: architecture and regulation in America

Building the modern world: Albert Kahn in Detroit

U & lc: influencing design and typography

A2Z and more signs

New themes, new styles in the eastern Mediterranean: Christian, Jewish, and Islamic encounters, 5th to 8th centuries

Third coast atlas: prelude to a plan

The senses: design beyond vision

Everything one invents is true: the architecture of Peter Märkli

The brick system of Romanesque architecture: the Lombard band and its transformation in Catalonia and France

Helvetica forever: story of a typeface

Pompeii, a different perspective: via dell'Abbondanza, a long road, well traveled

100 Years Building on Experience

The Mosaics of the Norman Stanza in Palermo: a study of Byzantine and medieval Islamic palace decoration

Philosophie de l'architecture: formes, fonctions et significations

Luxury and modernism: architecture and the object in Germany, 1900-1933

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June 29, 2018

El Croquis


Eye: the international review of graphic design

Building design & Construction

Landscape Architecture


GA Document 146


The Architectural Review


The Public Garden: the journal of the American Association of Botanical Gardens and Arboreta


Construction Executive

GA Houses

Architectural Digest

Architectural Record


Aperture: The photobook review

Lotus International

Fine Woodworking

Fine Homebuilding

Studies in the history of garden & designed landscapes



Professional Builder

Metropolis: Specify


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June 5, 2018

Coffee Lids


Concrete Changes : Architecture, Politics, and the Design of Boston City Hall


Creating Home


Creative Confidence : Unleashing the Creative Potential Within Us All


Designing Tall Buildings : Structure as Architecture


Draplin Design Co. : Pretty Much Everything


Graphic Design for Architects : A Manual for Visual Communication


Handstyle Lettering : From Calligraphy to Typography


The History of Illustration


Hooked : How to Build Habit-Forming Products


Material Witness : Domestic Architecture and Plantation Landscapes in Early Virginia


Max Lamb : Exercises in Seating


Montage and the Metropolis : Architecture, Modernity, and the Representation of Space


Nature by Design : The Practice of Biophilic Design


Nordic Light : Modern Scandinavian Architecture\


Place and Space in the Medieval World


Risen from Ruins : The Cultural Politics of Rebuilding East Berlin


Social Transparency : Projects on Housing


The Ends of Collage


The Fight for Fair Housing


The Graphic Design Idea Book : Inspiration from 50 Masters


House Industries : The Process is the Inspiration


Valerio Olgiati



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

June 5, 2018

Architecture + Urbanism 572








Architectural Design


Architectural Digest


Architectural Record


Architectural Review


Arc User


Building Design & Construction




Communication Arts




Construction Executive


Design Cost & Data

















Fine Homebuilding


Friends of Kebyar


GA Houses 156


Harvard Design Magazine




Interior Design


Interior Design


Interior Design


Journal of the American Planning Association


Landscape Architecture






Metropolis (NYC Design)


PAS Report 589






Professional Builder


Space 604


Space 605


Studies in the History of Gardens & Designed Landscapes


Studies in the History of Gardens and Designed Landscapes

Posted by Angelina Smith | in New Arrivals, Periodicals |

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

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

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

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

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 |