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Japan Modern
ISBN: PB: 9783037785188, Lars Muller Publishers, June 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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Kazuo Shinohara On the Threshold of Space-Making
ISBN: HB: 9783037785331, Lars Muller Publishers, June 2020
200 pp., 24.8x21 cm, illus.
One of the greatest and most influential architects of Japan's postwar generation, Shinohara Kazuo (1925-2006) has remained virtually unknown outside the small community of devoted followers. As one of the leaders of architectural movement Metabolism...
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£40,00
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Bauhaus Experimental House Bauhausbucher 3
ISBN: HB: 9783037786277, Lars Muller Publishers, June 2020
82 pp., 23x18 cm, illus.
Adolf Meyer was Walter Gropius's right-hand man, his planner and close confidant. As early as 1910, they jointly created the Fagus Factory, one of the most important modernist buildings. The experimental single-family home "Haus am Horn" was built fo...
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£30,00
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Goddess: La Deesse Investigations on the Legendary Citroen DS.
ISBN: HB: 9783037786260, Lars Muller Publishers, June 2020
240 pp., 24x16.5 cm, 200 illus.
At its presentation in 1955, the Citroen DS was a sensation and a magnet for designers, philosophers, and politicians alike. No other automobile was able to combine form and technology so coherently and seemingly effortlessly. Radical in its implemen...
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£32,00
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In Search of African American Space Redressing Racism
ISBN: PB: 9783037786338, Lars Muller Publishers, June 2020
220 pp., 24x16.5 cm, 125 illus.
"In Search of African American Space" explores the relationship between the African diaspora and contemporary spatial practice from multiple critical vantages in order to locate a transhistorical moment in the afterlife of slavery. Traditional notion...
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£28,00
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New Works from Bauhaus Workshops Bauhausbucher 7
ISBN: HB: 9783037786307, Lars Muller Publishers, June 2020
124 pp., 23x18 cm, illus.
The Bauhaus sought to unite life, craftsmanship, and art under one roof. In this volume, Walter Gropius provides a comprehensive overview of the Bauhaus workshops. He explains the basic principles guiding the teaching, describes contemporary developm...
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£35,00
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Principles of Neo-Plastic Art Bauhausbucher 6
ISBN: HB: 9783037786291, Lars Muller Publishers, June 2020
68 pp., 23x18 cm, illus.
Theo van Doesburg was a jack of all trades: painter, writer, architect, typographer, and art theorist. In this volume of the Bauhausbucher, he attempts to make elementary concepts in the visual arts generally comprehensible. He was addressing the "mo...
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£25,00
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Theater of the Bauhaus Bauhausbucher 4
ISBN: HB: 9783037786284, Lars Muller Publishers, June 2020
90 pp., 23x18 cm, illus.
Spatial dance, gestural dance, rod dance, "Triadic Ballet: Oskar Schlemmer" developed his costumed, masked dancer into an "art figure" synthesizing dance, masquerade, and music. The fourth volume of the Bauhausbucher presents the main characteristics...
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£30,00
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Visual Coexistence New Methods of Intercultural Information Design and Typography
ISBN: PB: 9783037786130, Lars Muller Publishers, June 2020
320 pp., 24.1x16.5 cm, illus.
Interdisciplinary and intercultural experience coupled with sophisticated knowledge and skills are required for devising appropriate, differentiated design solutions for the global context. Ruedi Baur and his research team investigate and analyze vis...
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£33,00
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Information Fall-Out Buckminster Fuller's World Game
ISBN: PB: 9783037785539, Lars Muller Publishers, June 2020
240 pp., 24x16.5 cm, 150 illus.
Initially proposed for the US Pavilion at Expo 67 in Montreal, Buckminster Fuller's World Game was played for the first time in 1969 in New York. Over the next decade the World Game evolved and expanded. Across its different manifestations the World...
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£30,00
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