Architecture Surveys

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IDEAL COMMUNIST CITY: THE I PRESS SERIES ON THE HUMAN ENVIRONMENT

Written by Zadovskij, Stanislav
A visionary tract of 1960s Soviet urbanism in a handsome facsimile edition
November 22, 2022 | PB | Weiss Berlin |
$25.00
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WORLD OF VARIATION: THE I PRESS SERIES ON THE HUMAN ENVIRONMENT

Written by McNulty, Thomas
An imaginative reenvisioning of spatial and social relations from America's 1960s urbanist movement
November 22, 2022 | Paperback | Weiss Berlin | 208 Pages |
$25.00
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DRAWING FROM THE GEOFFREY BAWA ARCHIVES

Beautifully executed architectural drawings from the great Sri Lankan architect
February 28, 2023 | Hardcover | Lars Muller Publishers |
$55.00
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MOSCOW MONUMENTAL: SOVIET SKYSCRAPERS AND URBAN LIFE IN STALIN'S CAPITAL

Written by Zubovich, Katherine
An in-depth history of the Stalinist skyscraper In the early years of the Cold War, the skyline of Moscow was forever transformed by a citywide skyscraper building project. As the steel girders of the monumental towers went up, the centuries-old metropolis was reinvented to embody the greatness of Stalinist society.
January 31, 2023 | Paperback | Princeton University Press | 288 Pages |
$32.00
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EVERYDAY LIFE OF MEMORIALS

Written by Shanken, Andrew M
A timely study, erudite and exciting, about the ordinary--and oftentimes unseen--lives of memorials Memorials are commonly studied as part of the commemorative infrastructure of modern society. Just as often, they are understood as sites of political contestation, where people battle over the meaning of events. But most of the time, they are neither.
October 4, 2022 | Hardcover | Zone Books |
$35.00
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WHEN EERO MET HIS MATCH: ALINE LOUCHHEIM SAARINEN AND THE MAKING OF AN ARCHITECT (SIGNED)

Written by Hagberg, Eva
A uniquely personal biographical account of Louchheim's life and work that takes readers inside the rarified world of architecture media Aline B. Louchheim (1914-1972) was an art critic on assignment for the New York Times in 1953 when she first met the Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen.
September 13, 2022 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press |
$33.00
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UNDERCURRENTS: A STORY OF BERLIN

Written by Bell, Kirsty
Humane, thought provoking, and moving, this hybrid literary portrait of a place makes the case for radical close readings: of ourselves, our cities, and our histories. The Undercurrents is a dazzling work of biography, memoir, and cultural criticism told from a precise vantage point: a stately nineteenth-century house on Berlin's Landwehr Canal, a site at the center of great hist
September 6, 2022 | PB | Other Press (NY) |
$18.99
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BOLD VENTURES: THIRTEEN TALES OF ARCHITECTURAL TRAGEDY

Written by Van Den Broeck, Charlotte
A prize-winning Belgian poet explores the nature of creative endeavor--the godlike ambition, the crushing defeat of failure--through the stories of thirteen tragic architects. In thirteen fascinating chapters, Charlotte Van den Broeck goes in search of buildings that were fatal to their architects--architects who either killed themselves or are rumored to have done so.
October 11, 2022 | Hardcover | Other Press (NY) |
$27.99
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NEW SURREALISM: ADVANCED COMPOSITION IN CONTEMPORARY PAINTING

Written by Zeller, Robert
New Surrealism introduces an overview of the history of Surrealism and then shows how the themes explored by the early Surrealists are still present in contemporary drawing and composition.
April 19, 2023 | Hardcover | Monacelli Studio | 304 Pages |
$45.00
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HAMPTONS MODERN: CONTEMPORARY LIVING ON THE EAST END

Written by Sokol, David
A visual celebration of New York's Legendary summer retreat as the vanguard of residential design today
October 19, 2022 | Hardcover | Monacelli Press |
$55.00

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