Written by Dan Protess
10 Buildings That Changed America tells the stories of ten influential works of architecture, the people who imagined them, and the way these landmarks ushered in innovative cultural shifts throughout our society.
Written by Jodidio, Philip
Domestic bliss: Innovative, intimate architecture from China to ChileDesigning private residences has its own very special challenges and nuances for the architect. The scale may be more modest than public projects, the technical fittings less complex than an industrial site, but the preferences, requirements and vision of particular personalities becomes priority.
Innovations at home: Exceptional contemporary houses from Chile to Croatia to China Designing private homes offers architects more freedom than corporate projects to express their ideas and try out new concepts.
Timberland: The wooden structures of the 21st century Not so very long ago, some might have considered wood a material of the past, long since replaced by more modern components such as concrete and stee
Written by Richard Weston
This inspiring book chronicles the most influential ideas that have shaped architecture. Entertaining and intelligent, it provides a concise history of the subject, and is also a fascinating resource to dip into.
.Features 344 pages of spectacular designs from around the globe, includes breathtaking full-color photography and explanatory drawings and floor plans - all complemented by the book's chic, modern design .Previous edition sold more than 60,000 copies worldwide!
Written by Ctbuh (Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat)
Features the official current list of the "100 Tallest Buildings in the World," as the CTBUH is the internationally recognised official arbiter of tall building heights Readers will gain a better and more varied understanding of the skyscraper typology, why it's important, and where it is innovativeUpon the release of the 100 of the World's Tallest Buildings, the first 100 of the world's tallest b
Written by Neil Bingham
This beautiful book brings together 300 of the best architectural drawings from the last century by the world's most prestigious architects, creating both a history of the genre and a survey of twentieth-century architecture.
Written by Powers, Alan
This unique visual history documents in pictures the most exciting and dynamic period of architecture: from the early 20th century to the present day, covering all the key movements, styles and architects, together with many lesser known but important names and buildings.