art, academic and non-fiction books
publishers’ Eastern and Central European representation

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Japan Modern
ISBN: PB: 9783037785188, Lars Muller Publishers, March 2020
900 pp., 16.5x12 cm, illus.
This book is a genealogy of Japanese architecture, crystalizing in the work of Toyo Ito as a pivotal point between the past, the present, and the future. Iwan Baan's photographic essay, which covers forty-five projects by thirteen Japanese architects...
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£30,00
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Analog Algorithm Source-Related Grid Systems
ISBN: PB: 9783037785935, Lars Muller Publishers, November 2019
304 pp., 24.1x15.7 cm, illus.
This book is a tool kit to create new forms. It deals with grid-based design and gives the reader techniques to develop new forms, fonts, logos, and patterns. The concept represents a design process in which individual decisions follow much larger an...
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£40,00
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Architectural Climates
ISBN: HB: 9783037785553, Lars Muller Publishers, November 2019
256 pp., 24.1x16.5 cm, illus.
Architecture and urban design were traditionally based primarily on climate, comfort, and health issues, as can be seen in the treatises of Vitruvius or Alberti, which take into account wind and solar exposure, humidity and temperature rates, rain an...
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£27,00
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Atmosphere Anatomies On Design, Weather, and Sensation
ISBN: PB: 9783037786123, Lars Muller Publishers, November 2019
264 pp., 24x16.5 cm, 150 colour and black&white illus.
"Atmosphere Anatomies" illustrates how the atmosphere can affect sensory and physiological well-being when incorporated as a meteorological medium into the disciplines of design, particularly urban design and landscape architecture. Using paradigmati...
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£33,00
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Call Ampersand Response
ISBN: PB: 9783037785911, Lars Muller Publishers, November 2019
392 pp., 23.5x16.5 cm, illus.
"Call Ampersand Response" is a collaborative artwork made through an exchange of images via email. Between 2011 and 2017 Michael Dumontier and Micah Lexier conceived this activity as a way to share with each other their mutual interest in found image...
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£35,00
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Carl Pruscha Singular Personality
ISBN: HB: 9783037785904, Lars Muller Publishers, November 2019
240 pp., 29.8x21 cm, illus.
This monograph on the work of Austrian architect Carl Pruscha (born 1936) is divided into the three geographical areas of his life and legacy: the United States, Kathmandu, and Vienna. Following his study of architecture at the Academy of Fine Arts V...
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£44,00
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Color Mania The Material of Color in Photography and Film
ISBN: PB: 9783037786079, Lars Muller Publishers, November 2019
120 pp., 24x16.5 cm, 82 colour and black&white illus.
Since the earliest days of cinema, film has been a colourful medium and art form. More than 230 film colour processes have been devised in the course of film history, often in close connection with photography. In this regard, both media institutiona...
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£25,00
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Designing Japan A Future Built on Aesthetics
ISBN: HB: 9783037786116, Lars Muller Publishers, November 2019
208 pp., 18.7x13 cm, 45 colour and black&white illus.
"Designing Japan" presents renowned designer Kenya Hara's vision of how his industry can support Japan in crafting a future founded on a unique philosophy of beauty as well as crowd-sourced wisdom from around the world. A master collaborator, meticul...
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£28,00
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Diaspora of the Middle East and North Africa
ISBN: PB: 9783037785447, Lars Muller Publishers, November 2019
320 pp., 23.5x17.1 cm, illus.
Through a series of essays, photographs, and archival content, this book highlights the diverse young and old diaspora communities of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) around the world. Drawing on topics from the ten-year archive of Brownbook m...
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£30,00
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How to Secure a Country
ISBN: HB: 9783037785973, Lars Muller Publishers, November 2019
220 pp., 26.7x20.3 cm, illus.
Switzerland is well-known as one of the safest countries on earth and as a prime example of efficiency and efficacy. One of the central reasons that such a country exists is the development of a culture based on protection, which is supported by the...
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£30,00
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