Architecture Surveys

PORTRAITS OF THE NEW ARCHITECTURE II

Written by Schulman, Richard
Following the success of the first volume, Portraits of the New Architecture 2 introduces thirty-two exciting architects and architectural firms whose projects are shaping the architectural landscape of tomorrow, including David Adjaye, Asymptote, Tatiana Bilbao, Annabelle Selldorf, and Dominique Perrault.
May 12, 2015 | Hardcover | Assouline |
$75.00

BUILDING ART: THE LIFE AND WORK OF FRANK GEHRY

Written by Goldberger, Paul
From Pulitzer Prize-winning architectural critic Paul Goldberger: an engaging, nuanced exploration of the life and work of Frank Gehry, undoubtedly the most famous architect of our time.
September 15, 2015 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group |
$35.00

THIS IS NOT A HOUSE

Written by Rubinstein, Dan
This Is Not a House takes a close look at spaces that reformulate the idea of what "home" means, in innovative houses in cities around the globe. This Is Not a House showcases recent projects that represent the vanguard of architects creating innovative spaces for living in the twenty-first century.
October 13, 2015 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications |
$65.00

WORLD WE MADE: ALEX MCCAY'S STORY FROM 2050

Written by Porritt, Jonathon
Our planet's future is too often described in terms of doom and despair. However, there is another perspective that is not only positive, but credible, too.
October 8, 2013 | Paperback | Phaidon Press |
$39.95
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GAUDI POP-UPS

Written by Courtney Watson McCarthy
Reproductions of some of Gaudí's architectural works in the form of pop-ups
June 5, 2019 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson | 16 Pages |
$29.95
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GET YOUR HOUSE RIGHT: ARCHITECTURAL ELEMENTS TO USE & AVOID

Written by Marianne Cusato
The designer of the Gulf Coast rebuilt Katrina Cottages offers the "dos" and "don'ts" of livable home design, explaining how to build a beautiful, timeless home that relies on structural common sense, neighborhood appropriateness and sustainability. Original.
August 1, 2011 | Paperback | Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated | 257 Pages |
$22.95
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EICHLER: MODERNISM REBUILDS THE AMERICAN DREAM

Written by Adamson, Paul
Joseph Eichler was a pioneering developer who defied conventional wisdom by hiring progressive architects to design Modernist homes for the growing middle class of the 1950s. He was known for his innovations, including built-ins for streamlined kitchen work, for introducing a multipurpose room adjacent to the kitchen, and for the classic atrium that melded the indoors with the outdoors.
November 1, 2002 | Hardcover | Gibbs Smith | 240 Pages |
$60.00

FRAGMENTS OF METROPOLIS: BERLIN

Written by Christoph Rauhut
Expressionism powerfully heralded the onset of the twenties. Today, the buildings that remain demonstrate great creativity with form and skillful use of light, color, and material, highlighting verticality and drama--the essence of the modern metropolis.
April 15, 2017 | Hardcover | Hirmer Verlag GmbH |
$35.00
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TAJ MAHAL

Written by Joshi, Mohan C
Built between 1632 and 1643 by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in honor of his deceased wife Mumtaz Mahal, the Taj Mahal is unquestionably the most renowned mausoleum in the world. Now this legendary monument to love can be seen as no visitor to the site has ever viewed it. On the pages of this exquisitely illustrated volume, the Taj Mahal is revealed detail by detail.
October 19, 1993 | Hardcover | Abbeville Press |
$75.00

HAVANA DECO

Written by Fagiuoli, Martino
An unparalleled tour of the Art Deco-style architecture, interiors, decoration, and art objects of Havana, this colorful book shows the work of Cuban artists, open to the winds of change and to outside influences, who filtered the movement born in Paris through the dazzling beauty of Caribbean nature and made the art their own.
November 1, 2007 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 175 Pages |
$39.95

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