Architecture

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BRIDGES

Written by Krontal, Ludolf
Brücken prägen Landschaften und Städte, es sind Bauwerke mit hohem Wert für die Gesellschaft.
December 21, 2020 | Hardcover | Detail |
$74.00
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MODERN ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN: CASE STUDIES IN SUSTAINABLE USAGE

Written by Watts, Andrew
Das Wohlbefinden in einem Gebäude ist von einer Reihe von Faktoren abhängig. Visuelles, Belüftung, Wärme, Kühlung und Akustik sind dafür maßgeblich. Ihre Effizienz steht nicht nur im direkten Zusammenhang mit der Baukonstruktion, sie lässt sich dank neuester Technologien und innovativer umweltfreundlicher Lowtech-Lösungen auch optimieren und automatisieren.
October 31, 2022 | Paperback | Birkhauser | 224 Pages |
$44.99
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MODERN STRUCTURAL DESIGN: CONSTRUCTING COMPLEX FORMS (WITH 12 AUGMENTED REALITIY PROJECTS)

Written by Watts, Andrew
Neuere Gebäude weisen oft komplexe Geometrien auf. Sie erfordern eine adäquate konstruktive Umsetzung, die oft kostspieliger ist, als sie sein müsste. Um eine sichere und dennoch wirtschaftliche und gestalterisch adäquate Baukonstruktion zu wählen, ist Know-how nötig
December 17, 2021 | Paperback | Birkhauser | 224 Pages |
$44.99
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ADRIAN FRUTIGER - TYPEFACES: COMPLETE WORKS

Written by Stamm, Philipp
The Swiss type designer Adrian Frutiger decisively influenced the international creation of typefaces after 1950. His Univers typeface and the machine-readable font OCR-B are milestones, as is his type for the Paris airports, which evolved into the Frutiger typeface. All set new standards for signage types.
July 31, 2021 | Hardcover | Birkhauser |
$68.99
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HOW ARCHITECTURE TELLS: 9 REALITIES THAT WILL CHANGE THE WAY YOU SEE

Written by Sindell, Gerald
The general reading public is likely to think of architecture as buildings. But, with this book, Robert Steinberg would like to help readers understand that architecture shapes lives. Architecture can help communities integrate and thrive. Architecture can touch us, influencing how we feel, and how we interact with others. In short, architecture can fundamentally improve our quality of life.
April 5, 2022 | Hardcover | Oro Editions | 296 Pages |
$60.00
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ON BRAMANTE

Written by Tamburelli, Pier Paolo
A new interpretation of the work of Bramante, suggesting an agenda for contemporary architectural practice In On Bramante, architect Pier Paolo Tamburelli considers the work of the celebrated Italian Renaissance architect Donato Bramante and through this reappraisal suggests a possible agenda for current architectural practice.
March 15, 2022 | Hardcover | MIT Press | 348 Pages |
$39.95
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MOST DANGEROUS ARCHITECT IN AMERICA: GREGORY AIN AND THE CONSTRUCTION OF A SOCIAL LANDSCAPE

The first book to focus on California architect Gregory Ain's housing projects, which featured open kitchens, movable walls, and other design innovations. The Southern California architect Gregory Ain (1908-1988) collaborated with some of the most celebrated figures of midcentury design, including Rudolph Schindler, Richard Neutra, and Charles and Ray Eames, and yet is relatively unknow
June 7, 2022 | Paperback | MIT Press | 304 Pages |
$44.95
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STALIN'S ARCHITECT: POWER AND SURVIVAL IN MOSCOW

Written by Sudjic, Deyan
The story of Boris Iofan--designer of the iconic but unbuilt Palace of the Soviets--whose buildings came to define the language of Soviet architecture.
May 31, 2022 | Hardcover | MIT Press | 320 Pages |
$39.95
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DESIGNING DISORDER: EXPERIMENTS AND DISRUPTIONS IN THE CITY

Written by Sendra, Pablo
Rethinking the open city Planners, privatisation, and police surveillance are laying siege to urban public spaces. The streets are becoming ever more regimented as life and character are sapped from our cities. What is to be done? Is it possible to maintain the public realm as a flexible space that adapts over time? Can disorder be designed?
April 12, 2022 | Paperback | Verso | 160 Pages |
$19.95
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JULIA MORGAN: THE ROAD TO SAN SIMEON, VISIONARY ARCHITECT OF THE CALIFORNIA RENAISSANCE

ESSAYS BY:GORDON FUGLIE, JEFFREY T. TILMAN, KAREN MCNEILL, JOHANNA KAHN, ELIZABETH MCMILLIAN, KIRBY WILLIAM BROWN, AND VICTORIA KASTNERJulia Morgan was a pioneering woman architect, best known for Hearst Castle, in the vanguard of Beaux-Arts design and style in the first half of the twentieth century. Julia Morgan was truly a pioneer of her time--among other accomplishments, she was the first woman architect to be licensed in California, in 1904.
April 5, 2022 | Hardcover | Rizzoli Electa | 304 Pages |
$75.00

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