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ISBN: PB: 9781901033885,
18x24 cm, colour and black&white illus.
Hawkins/Brown are London based architects who have been described as one of the most exciting young practices of today. This extensively illustrated book considers key projects in terms of contemporary architecture, exploring their creativity, divers...
The Architecture and Design of Powell Tuck Associates
ISBN: PB: 9781908967497,
23x28 cm, 170 colour and black&white illus.
"After Metropolis" features a selection of Powell Tuck Associates' key projects, from their first ground breaking work the Metropolis Recording Studios in London, which they won in 1989 to their most recent alterations and new buildings, including Bl...
Alchemy of Galvanizing
Art, Architecture and Engineering
ISBN: PB: 9781908967428,
22x28.5 cm, 123 colour and black&white illus.
Over 300 years ago an alchemist-come-chemist immersed clean iron into molten zinc; to his amazement a shimmering silver coating developed on the iron. This was to become the first step in the genesis of the galvanizing process. Unknown to many, galva...
Ancient Wisdom and Modern Knowhow
Learning to Live with Uncertainty
ISBN: HB: 9781908967145,
19x26 cm, 140 colour and black&white illus.
Adept at moving between the examination of modern and contemporary architecture, art, literature and music, Robert Maxwell is a respected scholar whose critical writings articulate the role architecture plays in contemporary culture. In "Ancient Wisd...
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...
Architectural Drawing Book
A Survey of Drawing from Prehistory to the Present
ISBN: HB: 9781908967510,
23x28 cm, 367 colour and black&white illus.
"The Architectural Drawing Book: A Survey of Drawing from Prehistory to the Present" comprises an overview of drawing and architecture related imagery, as well as key texts in the field throughout history, and touches on subjects such as developments...
Architecture and Beyond
ISBN: PB: 9781908967404,
23x28 cm, 138 colour and black&white illus.
In a world dominated by hyper-specialisation, there are few architects that inhabit multiple areas consistently through their career. Procter-Rihl is a multidisciplinary studio that navigates between architecture, furniture, product design, exhibitio...
Dermot Foley Landscape Architects
ISBN: HB: 9781907317286,
23x28 cm, colour and black&white illus.
Since its birth in 2001, Dermot Foley Landscape Architects has developed an enviable amount of successful projects from an impressive list of clients, contributing its own distinctive voice to the rapidly evolving Irish landscape as well as to a numb...
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...
Geography, Architecture and Change in an Independent World
ISBN: PB: 9781907317392,
21x26 cm, 87 colour and black&white illus.
"Atlas: Geography, Architecture and Change in an Interdependent World" helps readers find their way through the practical and ethical challenges presented by globalization and global environmental change. With a focus on the growth and remaking of ci...