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Condition of Chinese Architecture
ISBN: PB: 9781911339106,
17x24 cm, 237 colour and black&white illus.
China accounts for only 1 per cent of the world's total architects, but produces 10 per cent of the world's buildings and uses 33 per cent of the world's reinforced concrete. How does this condition affect architecture?
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Ordinary and Extraordinary
Brooks + Scarpa
ISBN: PB: 9781911339120,
23x28 cm, 237 colour and black&white illus.
"Ordinary and Extraordinary" tells the story of the celebrated Los Angeles-based architecture and design practice Brooks + Scarpa, recipients of the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Award.
Working across disciplines including landscape architecture, pl...
Architects' Year Book Symposium
ISBN: PB: 9781908967190,
18x25 cm, 236 black&white illus.
In 1944, the publisher Paul Elek approached the well-known architect Jane Drew to edit an "Architects' Year Book". Given free rein during the period 1945 to the 1960s, ten volumes appeared with generously illustrated articles by leading thinkers, cri...
Third Typology and Other Essays
ISBN: HB: 9781908967152,
23x28 cm, 349 colour and black&white illus.
"The Third Typology and Other Essays" comprises a collection of Anthony Vidler's writings, opening with his 1976 editorial for Oppositions, "The Third Typology". Looking at theory and design from 1965 through to today, Vidler analyses changing ideas...
Spaces and Places
ISBN: PB: 9781911339090,
21x27 cm, 232 colour and black&white illus.
Danish landscape practice Schonherr meditates upon architecture's connection to beauty and its ability to enrich everyday life while strengthening our relationship to history, context and place in "Spaces & Places: Schonherr", the practice's first fu...
ISBN: HB: 9781908967206,
19x25 cm, 258 colour and black&white illus.
Architect M. J. Long has worked with a remarkable list of artists, designing both their living and working space. "Artists' Studios" explores some of these key projects, providing a personal insight into the creative mind behind the working space of...