Casa Mundi : Inspirational Living Around the World
by: Massimo Listri
Renzo Piano Museums
Hardcover Creating space for the display of works of art has intrigued Renzo Piano throughout his thirty-five years of architectural practice. Today he is acknowledged the pre-eminent designer in this...
Grimshaw: Architecture: The First 30 Years
This survey of one of the world's leading architecture firms celebrates three decades of design excellence, environmental sustainability, and architectural innovation, and explores some fascinating proposals for the future of...
Pickard Chilton: Architecture
The names behind Pickard Chilton have led the design of some of the world’s most widely known buildings, creating iconic structures that have defined institutions, corporations, communities, cities and countries....
High Fit Home: Designing Your Home for Health and Fitness
In today's increasingly health-conscious world, homeowners are paying more attention to creating spaces conducive to a fit lifestyle. The possibilities available go far beyond building a home gym that you...
The Thousand and One Churches
Published in 1909 and long out of print, The Thousand and One Churches remains a seminal study of the postclassical monuments of Anatolia. Now a new generation of readers can...
A Lyric Architecture: Selected Works of John Malick & Associates New Classicists
John Malick and Associates: New Classicists features superb photography of luxury homes in a range of traditional styles.The book is a valuable resource for architects, interior designers, builders, and...
Italian Architecture from Michelangelo to Borromini (World of Art)
The years from 1520 to 1630 were crucial in the development of Western architecture, but to label as Mannerist the transition from Michelangelo's "licentious" New Sacristy in Florence to Borromini's...
Inhabit Architecture, Architecture and Site
by: D'az and D'az Arquitectos Diaz & Diaz Arquitectos SLP works have been selected for prestigious awards such as Leading European Architects Forum (LEAF Awards) WorldArchitecture News (WAN Awards) College...
View From the Top: 50 Great Apartments
Penthouses and their luxury apartment counterparts have always had a glamorous history. They speak of prestige, luxury living high in the sky and of course a certain amount of social...
KPF: Vision and Process, Europe 1990-2002
by Kenneth Powell The practice was formed in 1976 in New York, and rapidly made its mark on international architecture with buildings such as the 333 Wacker Drive in Chicago...
Sinan: Architect of S leyman the Magnificent and the Ottoman Golden Age
by : John Freely | Jan 1, 2001
New York Architecture
From the skyscrapers and the lofts which occupy the brick buildings in Downtown New York, to the new elevated gardens on the urban map and the planned ecological constructions which...
The Struggle for Modernism: Architecture, Landscape Architecture and City Planning at Harvard
Considering how modernism evolved in the most celebrated design school in America, this work traces developments at Harvard, whose Graduate School of Design was the home of Bauhaus founder Walter...
Philip Johnson/Alan Ritchie Architects
by Paul Goldberger (Author), Philip Johnson (Author) Philip Johnson, who died in 2005, was a towering figure in American architecture, both sensing and establishing new directions and stylistic trends. This...
by : Botond Bognar Hardcover Written by the famous authority on Japanese architecture this book charts the development of the designs of Hiroshi Hara as well as the innovative uses...
Morris Lapidus: The Architecture of Joy
Adored for his exuberant and original architecture, more than fifty years of Morris Lapidus’s designs are celebrated in this first-ever monograph. Known for inventing the postwar resort hotel with the...
Chinese Houses of Southeast Asia: The Eclectic Architecture of Sojourners and Settlers
Over a period of several years, noted Chinese cultural historian Ronald G. Knapp traveled throughout Southeast Asia, searching out homes built by the first generations of successful Chinese settlers during...
Glass House: Buildings for Open Living
by : adams-nicky-arcaid-picture-library | Jan 1, 2007 "Glass House" showcases the inspirational contribution of glass to the architecture of the modern home, tracing its progress from the first prismatic forays...
Venturi, Scott Brown and Associates: Buildings and Projects, 1986-1998
Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown are among the world's leading contemporary architects. Their writings, including the seminal books Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture (1966; Venturi) andLearning from Las Vegas...
Caruso St John Architects: Knitting Weaving Wrapping Pressing
by : Architkturgalerie Luzern and Tony Hafliger
Kurilpa Bridge: Brisbane's New Bridge
by Cox Rayner The KurilpaBridge project was an opportunity to not only make a new pedestrian and cycle connection across Brisbane’s river, it was an opportunity to form a new...
Low Tech Light Tech High Tech: Building in the Information Age
by Klaus Daniels (Author), E. Schwaiger (Translator) This book looks at the challenges facing architects and urban planners in contemporary society. It analyses current trends, future scenarios and solutions from...
Lawson-Westen House (Architecture in Detail)
by James Steele (Author) The Lawson-Westen House was designed for a couple who cook together and entertain frequently. The vertical funnel of space above the food preparation area that results, is a...
Infill: New Houses for Urban Sites
by Adam Mornement (Author), Annabel Biles (Author)
Manor Houses in Normandy
by Régis Faucon (Author), Yves Lescroart (Author) "To reveal the beauty and dignity of this architecture to a broader public, Régis Faucon has captured the picturesque charm of the houses; he integrates the medieval walls...
Contemporary Living In Asia
Author: Page One All thirteen projects in CONTEMPORARY LIVING IN ASIA have a strongly cosmopolitan character and consequently also have a universal appeal: every apartment, every home in this book...
Superlight Lightness in Contemporary Houses /anglais
by : RICHARDSON PHYLLIS (Author)
New Architecture London
by : Richard Schulman (Author), Agnese Sanvito (Author), Edwin Heathcote (Introduction)