Architecture Surveys

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AND IT CAME TO PASS--NOT TO STAY

Written by Fuller, R Buckminster
Lyrical meditations on life, work and hopes for the future from the beloved architect and polymath Buckminster Fuller
August 20, 2019 | Paperback | Lars Muller Publishers |
$20.00
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UTOPIA OR OBLIVION: THE PROSPECTS FOR HUMANITY

Written by Fuller, R Buckminster
A classic of utopian literature, more urgent than ever: Buckminster Fuller's provocative blueprint for the future
August 20, 2019 | Paperback | Lars Muller Publishers |
$30.00
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FUTURE OF TRANSPORTATION: SOM THINKERS SERIES

How will we travel in the future? Essays on the transport to come, from sidewalk scooters to levitating trains
October 29, 2019 | Paperback | Metropolis Books |
$17.95
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ALLAN WEXLER: ABSURD THINKING-BETWEEN ART AND DESIGN

This book features projects, developed during the artist Allan Wexler's forty-five-year career, which mediate the gap between fine and applied art using the mediums of architecture, sculpture, photography, painting, and drawing.
February 12, 2017 | Hardcover | Lars Muller Publishers | 296 Pages |
$50.00
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TOTAL DESIGN: ARCHITECTURE AND INTERIORS OF ICONIC MODERN HOUSES

Written by Marcus, George H
Celebrating the ultimate masterpieces of modernist design, from the Arts and Crafts movement up to the twenty-first century, Total Design offers an intimate tour of houses conceived as complete works of art.
March 3, 2020 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 304 Pages |
$19.98
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EX. IT.: SICILY'S UTOPIAN VILLAGES

Continuing through his remarkable photographic work centred on the urbanism and colonial architecture of the Fascist Twenties (in Eritrea, Ethiopia, Albania and the Dodecanese), Daniele Ratti this time remained in Italy.
December 1, 2020 | Hardcover | Schilt Publishing | 176 Pages |
$50.00
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MODERNIST ARCHITECTURE AND INTERIORS

Written by Stech, Adam
This atlas of more than one thousand Modernist architectural masterpieces uncovers hidden gems while offering new perspectives on old favorites. In 2006, architecture and design curator Adam Stech embarked on a photographic project to document the best Modernist architecture around the globe.
May 26, 2020 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 1000 Pages |
$40.00
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RETURN TO THE SOURCE: NEW ENERGY LANDSCAPES FROM THE LAND ART GENERATOR INITIATIVE ABU DHABI

Prize-winning public art installations demonstrate how renewable energy can become an extension of human culture. The Land Art Generator Initiative is one of the world's most exciting design competitions and for its 2019 challenge, entrants from around the world were asked to create a renewable energy-producing artwork for the UAE's Masdar City in Abu Dhabi.
January 14, 2020 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 240 Pages |
$60.00
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NOTRE-DAME: A SHORT HISTORY OF THE MEANING OF CATHEDRALS

Written by Follett, Ken
"The wonderful cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris, one of the greatest achievements of European civilization, was on fire. The sight dazed and disturbed us profoundly. I was on the edge of tears. Something priceless was dying in front of our eyes.
October 29, 2019 | Hardcover | Viking |
$17.00
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BROKEN GLASS: MIES VAN DER ROHE, EDITH FARNSWORTH, AND THE FIGHT OVER A MODERNIST MASTERPIECE

Written by Beam, Alex
The true story of the intimate relationship that gave birth to the Farnsworth House, a masterpiece of twentieth-century architecture--and disintegrated into a bitter feud over love, money, gender, and the very nature of art. In 1945, Edith Farnsworth asked the German architect Mies van der Rohe, already renowned for his avant-garde buildings, to design a weekend home for her outside of
March 17, 2020 | Hardcover | Random House | 352 Pages |
$28.00

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