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Architects' Year Book Symposium
ISBN: PB: 9781908967190, Artifice, July 2017
512 pp., 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...
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Architectural Drawing Book A Survey of Drawing from Prehistory to the Present
ISBN: HB: 9781908967510, Artifice, July 2017
192 pp., 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...
HB: £24,95
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Artists' Studios
ISBN: HB: 9781908967206, Artifice, July 2017
192 pp., 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...
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Contemporary Architecture North America
ISBN: PB: 9781908967244, Artifice, July 2017
240 pp., 23x28 cm, 280 colour and black&white illus.
The second title in Artifice books on architecture's "Contemporary Architecture" series, "Contemporary Architecture: North America", is an insightful and provocative exploration of the most significant architecture and architectural movements develop...
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Letters of Colin Rowe Five Decades of Correspondence
ISBN: HB: 9781908967534, Artifice, July 2017
560 pp., 25x28 cm, colour and black&white illus.
Legendary architect, historian and critic, Colin Rowe taught Architecture and Urban Design at Liverpool University, the University of Texas at Austin, Cambridge University and for another 30 years at Cornell. From the late 1940s through to the early...
HB: £29,95
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Third Typology and Other Essays
ISBN: HB: 9781908967152, Artifice, July 2017
288 pp., 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...
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Builders, Housewifes and the Constructions of Modern Athens
ISBN: PB: 9781908967879, Artifice, July 2017
176 pp., 17x23 cm, colour and black&white illus.
Sprawling beneath the acropolis, modern Athens is commonly viewed in negative terms: congested, ugly and monotonous. A Mediterranean version of "informal" urbanism prevalent throughout the so-called developing world, "Builders, Housewives and the Con...
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Building Stories Design Engine Architects
ISBN: PB: 9781908967855, Artifice, July 2017
160 pp., 23x28 cm, colour and black&white illus.
Buildings tell stories in many ways, and Design Engine Architects believe that architecture is the art of these stories. "Building Stories: Design Engine Architects" explores this idea through the work of the practice, giving a fascinating insight in...
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Civic Ground Rhythmic Spatiality and the Communicative Movement between Architecture, Sculpture and Site
ISBN: PB: 9781908967848, Artifice, July 2017
160 pp., 17.8x24.1 cm, colour and black&white illus.
In "Civic Ground", Patrick Lynch traces the philosophical background to the work of his practice, Lynch Architects, one of the most interesting young architectural offices in the UK at the moment, raising wider ethical considerations about what it me...
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RZLBD Hopscotch Seeking a Territory for a Vision
ISBN: PB: 9781908967909, Artifice, July 2017
160 pp., 17.8x24.1 cm, colour and black&white illus.
"RZLBD Hopscotch", the first monograph on RZLBD's work, focuses on its built projects over the last five years, while including a selection of past works and polemical writings that set the foundation for the practice. With a particular interest in t...
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