General Architecture

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REPORTING FROM THE FRONT: 15TH INTERNATIONAL ARCHITECTURE EXHIBITION

Written by Aravena, Alejandro
The official catalog of the 15th Venice Biennale Architecture Exhibition. More and more people on the planet are looking for a decent place to live, even though the chances to find one are becoming tougher and tougher by the hour. Nevertheless, on the frontlines of the built environment there lingers a sense of vitality that brings architecture to look at reality in a positive way.
August 30, 2016 | Paperback | Marsilio Editori | 730 Pages |
$90.00
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ARCHITECTURE OF JOHN SIMPSON: THE TIMELESS LANGUAGE OF CLASSICISM

Written by Watkin, David
The residential and institutional architecture and interior design by an eminent London-based classical architect. John Simpson is one of the world's leading practitioners of new classicism, a contemporary architecture movement that continues the practice of classical and traditional architecture and embraces the virtues of durability, functionality, and beauty.
October 25, 2016 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 304 Pages |
$85.00
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ALBERTO BURRI'S TEATRO CONTINUO

Written by Gabi Scardi
The reconstruction of Alberto Burris Teatro Continuo in its original location, some twenty-six years after it was dismantled, provides an ideal opportunity to retrace its history, and place the work in its critical and historical context.
December 30, 2015 | Paperback | Corraini Edizioni |
$30.00
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TERRAGNI ATLAS: BUILT ARCHITECTURE

Written by Terragni, Attilio
A pioneer of modernist architecture, Giuseppe Terragni (1904-1943) produced some of Italy's most significant 20th century buildings. Celebrating the centenary of Terragni's birth, Atlas presents a visual record of this influential architect whose work is experiencing renewed international interest.
March 1, 2005 | Hardcover | Skira Editore | 276 Pages |
$85.00
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SOTTSASS: 700 DRAWINGS

Written by Carboni, Milco
Direct from notebooks kept in Sottsass's personal archives, here is a rare look at a master's design process: 700 Sottsass drawings spanning a rich career in design and architecture from 1936 to the present. The colorful collection includes sketches of buildings, as well as Sottsass' trademark furniture, ceramics, glass, and jewelry . Many of these drawings have never been published.
September 6, 2005 | Paperback | Skira Editore | 620 Pages |
$60.00
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JULIAN SCHNABEL: PERMANENTLY BECOMING AND THE ARCHITECTURE OF SEEING

Written by Rosenthal, Norman
An internationally famous painter, sculptor, and film director, Julian Schnabel stands out for his astonishing metaphoric skills and the overwhelming expressive power that comes through his work.
February 14, 2012 | Hardcover | Skira Editore | 145 Pages |
$65.00
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5EARTHS + 1FORM: MAGIC REALISM

Written by Caviola, Ernesta
The fascinating relationship between drawing and building. Architectural models, long used as tools in developing projects and controlling buildings, or as a way of presenting plans to the client in three-dimensional form, retain all their fascination despite the current predominance of digital images and renderings.
March 24, 2015 | Hardcover | Marsilio Editori | 316 Pages |
$40.00
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5+1AA ARCHITECTURES: RIGHTS AND DUTIES

Written by Peluffo, Gianluca
The first monograph bringing together all the projects of this now leading architectural firm. 5+1 Architetti Associati was founded in Genoa in 1995. Having gradually built up an interdisciplinary team around the central importance of the project, this architecture practice faces the challenges of the city--its obsolescence and renewed vitality--by tackling the transformation of the real.
March 24, 2015 | Hardcover | Marsilio Editori | 464 Pages |
$69.00
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FRANK WILLIAMS ARCHITECT

Written by Williams, Frank
A distinctively oversized monograph on the "skyscraper king of New York." The recipient of numerous design awards, Frank Williams & Partners, based in New York, is one of the foremost designers of tall buildings in the world.
October 26, 2010 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 224 Pages |
$75.00
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LEGENDARY GOLF CLUBHOUSES OF THE U.S. AND GREAT BRITAIN

Written by Diedrich, Richard
The most celebrated and historic golf clubhouses in America and Great Britain. If golf courses are the soul of a golf club, then the golf clubhouse is the heart of a golf club. The private inner sanctum for member camaraderie and refreshment appeared in golf's earliest history, but purpose-built clubhouses didn't exist until the nineteenth century.
March 12, 2013 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 254 Pages |
$75.00

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