Architecture Surveys

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HOUGHTON HALL: PORTRAIT OF AN ENGLISH COUNTRY HOUSE

Written by Moore, Andrew
The definitive survey of one of the great treasures of the English country landscape and British architectural heritage.
October 21, 2014 | Hardcover | Skira Rizzoli | 296 Pages |
$65.00
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GENIUS OF VENICE: PIAZZA SAN MARCO AND THE MAKING OF THE REPUBLIC

Written by Parrott, Dial
An ideal volume for lovers of Venice and architecture aficionados, combining in-depth history of this singular city with more than 100 color photographs and maps. Of Venice's many majestic spaces, none is as evocative and significant as the Piazza San Marco.
September 3, 2013 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 413 Pages |
$40.00
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GLASS HOUSE

Written by Philip Johnson
Philip Johnson designed some of America's greatest modern architectural landmarks--most notably the Glass House. This new publication, with a foreword by Paul Goldberger and essay by Philip Johnson, presents an exclusive tour of the Glass House, its grounds, treasures, and patrons, and honors the legacy of one of modern architecture's most famous creations.
September 6, 2011 | Hardcover | Skira Rizzoli | 73 Pages |
$25.00
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ARCHITECTURE OF DIPLOMACY: THE BRITISH AMBASSADOR'S RESIDENCE IN WASHINGTON

Written by Collings, Daniel
'The Residence is a beautiful place ... and your ambassadors use it well. It makes a big difference if you have an Embassy that is some kind of artistic expression, which therefore recalls the country's eminence.'Dr Henry Kissinger, US Secretary of State, 1973-7
April 23, 2014 | Hardcover | Flammarion-Pere Castor | 236 Pages |
$65.00
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AMERICANS IN PARIS: FOUNDATIONS OF AMERICA'S ARCHITECTURAL GILDED AGE: ARCHITECTURE STUDENTS AT THE ECOLE DES BEAUX-ARTS, 1846-1946

Written by Ellis, Margot M
INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards -- 2014 SILVER Winner for Architecture A lavishly produced volume documenting the work and history of American architecture students at the influential École des Beaux-Arts, Paris.
September 23, 2014 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 252 Pages |
$85.00
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ARCHITECTURE FOR BENETTON: WORKS OF AFRA AND TOBIA SCARPA AND TADAO ANDO

Written by Vignelli, Massimo
Because United Colors of Benetton's core business is clothing, the contemporary culture of design plays an important role in the group's activity, including its corporate architecture. Benetton's international brand style?combining color, energy, and practicality?can be seen first in its buildings.
May 17, 2005 | Hardcover | Skira | 504 Pages |
$80.00
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50 BUILDINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW

Written by Kuhl, Isabel
The fifty buildings presented here in chronological order represent the most compelling, intriguing, and awe-inspiring structures from all over the world.
September 25, 2007 | Paperback | Prestel Publishing | 176 Pages |
$19.95
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BAUHAUS: 1919-1933

Written by Ulf Meyer
Focusing on buildings designed by Bauhaus members from 1919 to 1933, this book features some 65 famous and lesser-known building projects in Germany, Vienna, Barcelona, Prague and Budapest by architects including Walter Gropius, Marcel Breuer, and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe.
May 24, 2006 | Paperback | Prestel Publishing | 142 Pages |
$19.95
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SKYSCRAPERS

Written by Lepik, Andres
Few buildings rivet our attention like skyscrapers. As the race to build higher and higher continues, these symbols of success and economic power dominate and reshape urban skylines across the globe.
April 1, 2008 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 159 Pages |
$35.00
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AGA KHAN HISTORIC CITIES PROGRAMME: STRATEGIES FOR URBAN REGENERATION

The extraordinary accomplishments of the Aga Khan Historic Cities Programme are celebrated in this generously illustrated volume that includes hundreds of photographs, maps, and drawings along with informative text, offering fascinating insight into the built environment of Muslim societies around the world.
September 22, 2011 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 339 Pages |
$75.00

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