Ewa Ledochowicz - Books by      publishers
Building for 21st Century Science Mitchell / Giurgola Architects
ISBN: HB: 9781908967312, Artifice, November 2013
192 pp., 23x23 cm, 217 colour and black&white illus.
"Building for 21st Century Science" examines how changing pedagogies in science education and research are reflected in the buildings that house them. The book presents case studies, with a Foreword by a distinguished research scientist, a Nobel Laur...
HB: £29,95
Alchemy of Galvanizing Art, Architecture and Engineering
ISBN: PB: 9781908967428, Artifice, October 2013
144 pp., 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...
PB: £24,95
Small Carl Turner Architects
ISBN: PB: 9781908967374, Artifice, October 2013
144 pp., 17x23 cm, 132 colour and black&white illus.
Carl Turner Architects was formed in 2006, and has established a reputation for high impact, low cost architecture. The practice works with a diverse range of clients including small non-profit and arts organisations, the creative industries, private...
PB: £16,95
Codesigning Space TILT
ISBN: PB: 9781908967350, Artifice, September 2013
144 pp., 17x23 cm, 201 colour and black&white illus.
TILT are a London-based design and architecture practice that actively engages communities in designing and making their spaces. Founded by designer Oliver Marlow and social entrepreneur Dermot Egan, TILT has created a unique codesign methodology tha...
PB: £19,95
London Buildings David Walker Architects
ISBN: PB: 9781908967282, Artifice, September 2013
208 pp., 24x32 cm, 216 colour and black&white illus.
In a little over a decade, David Walker Architects have risen to an award-winning and internationally respected status, undertaking a remarkable number of significant projects across London, including the headquarters for Deutsche Bank in the City of...
PB: £24,95
Pure Hardcore Icons A Manifesto on Pure Form in Architecture
ISBN: PB: 9781908967398, Artifice, September 2013
80 pp., 15x15 cm, 34 colour and black&white illus.
In the kingdom of architecture the shape reigns supreme. Ever since the beginning of history, pure geometric form has been one of architecture's recurrent obsessions. A genealogy of buildings shaped as pyramids, spheres, and cubes can be traced back...
PB: £12,95
Berthold Lubetkin Architecture and the Tradition of Progress
ISBN: HB: 9781907317149, Artifice, June 2013
680 pp., 22x27 cm, 1003 colour and black&white illus.
Berthold Lubetkin (1901-1990) is widely regarded as the most outstanding architect of his generation to have practiced in England. Almost all his surviving buildings have been landmarked, and his work and ideas continue to feature in architectural di...
HB: £39,95
RENEW MoreySmith
ISBN: HB: 9781908967183, Artifice, June 2013
192 pp., 23x28 cm, 190 colour and black&white illus.
MoreySmith is one of Britain's foremost interior design practices. The first book to showcase its work, "RENEW" looks back on two decades of ground-breaking, award-winning projects. Since founding the business in 1993, Linda Morey Smith has built a r...
HB: £29,95
Italian Townscape
ISBN: HB: 9781908967091, Artifice, May 2013
296 pp., 19x24 cm, 461 black&white illus.
Originally published by the "Architecture Press" in 1963, "The Italian Townscape" was written by Hubert de Cronin Hastings (1902-1986), under his pseudonym of Ivor de Wolfe, with photographs taken by him and his wife Hazel (alias Ivy de Wolfe). He cl...
HB: £24,95
Reconnecting Cultures The Architecture of Rocco Design
ISBN: HB: 9781908967008, Artifice, April 2013
256 pp., 23x28 cm, 380 colour and black&white illus.
"Reconnecting Cultures" considers Rocco Design Architects' approach to the different contexts in which the practice works, by showcasing projects developed both in mainland China and Hong Kong, where different aesthetic and architectural strategies a...
HB: £24,95