Architecture Surveys

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LATIN AMERICA IN CONSTRUCTION: ARCHITECTURE 1955-1980

Written by Barry Bergdoll
In 1955 The Museum of Modern Art staged Latin American Architecture since 1945, a landmark survey of modern architecture in Latin America.
May 26, 2015 | Hardcover | Museum of Modern Art |
$65.00
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CHATTER: ARCHITECTURE TALKS BACK

Written by Kice, Karen
"Chatter: Architecture Talks Back was published in conjunction with an exhibition of the same title organized by and presented at the Art Institute of Chicago from April 11 to July 12, 2015."--Title page verso.
June 23, 2015 | Hardcover | Art Institute of Chicago |
$16.95

DURHAM CATHEDRAL: HISTORY, FABRIC AND CULTURE

Written by David Brown
"For over a millennium, Durham has occupied a central place in English religious history, with its Norman rebuilding (1093-1133) marking it as an internationally significant masterpiece in the history of architecture. Its setting, perched on a peninsula formed by a bend in the River Wear, adds to the visual drama of the building.
March 10, 2015 | Hardcover | Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art |
$125.00
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WUNDERKAMMER

Written by Tsien, Billie
An alluring glimpse into magnificent Cornell-like boxes created by some of the world's leading architects and designers
December 10, 2013 | Hardcover | Yale University Press |
$35.00
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IRONY OR THE SELF-CRITICAL OPACITY OF POST-MODERN ARCHITECTURE

Written by Petit, Emmanuel J
In this fascinating reassessment of postmodern architecture at the end of the 20th century, Emmanuel Petit addresses the role of irony and finds a vitality and depth of dialectics largely ignored by historical critiques. A look at five individual architects—Peter Eisenman (b. 1932), Arata Isozaki (b. 1931), Rem Koolhaas (b. 1944), Stanley Tigerman (b. 1930), and Robert Venturi (b.
April 2, 2013 | Hardcover | Yale University Press |
$65.00
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UNPACKING MY LIBRARY: ARCHITECTS AND THEIR BOOKS OE

What does a library say about the mind of its owner? How do books map the intellectual interests, curiosities, tastes, and personalities of their readers?
November 1, 2009 | Hardcover | Yale University Press |
$22.00
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HOUSES OF THE HAMPTONS 1880-1930

Written by Lawrance, Gary
What began as a tiny cluster of settlements established by Puritans fleeing the more restrictive towns to the north had evolved by the late 19th century into one of American's premier resort communities.
June 1, 2013 | Hardcover | Acanthus Press | 334 Pages |
$85.00
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NORTH SHORE LONG ISLAND: COUNTRY HOUSES 1890-1950

Written by Mateyunas, Paul J
Studies the builders and occupants of 40 of North Shore Long Island's greatest estates.
May 15, 2007 | Hardcover | Acanthus Press |
$150.00
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HOUSES OF THE BERKSHIRES 1870-1930

Written by Jackson, Richard S
Houses of the Berkshires, 1870 1930, chronicles the distinctive social and literary colony of Lenox and Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Illustrated with over 300 photographs and floor plans, the volume surveys 37 of the great country houses, including Naumkeag, Wheatleigh, Tanglewood, Blantyre, and the Mount.
May 1, 2011 | Hardcover | Acanthus Press |
$75.00

A+U 583 19:04 COUSSEE & GORIS

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$37.50

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