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A Journey with the Architects of the World
By Vassilis Sgoutas.

Through speeches, articles and interviews, this book highlights some of the more significant architectural developments that have run parallel with Greek architect Vassilis Sgoutas’ own career in architecture. Although this is a personal book, it >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594812
US $29.00 CAN $37.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 6 x 8.5 in. / 432 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018
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A State Beyond the State
By Ting Chen. Introduction by Kees Christiaanse.

Drawing on primary data, A State Beyond the State points out the threats posed by typical projects of single SOEs (state-owned enterprises), and explores alternative development potential. The Special Economic Zone Shenzhen serves as the >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462083493
US $60.00 CAN $78.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 320 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Actopolis
Edited by Katja Assmann, Angelika Fitz, Martin Fritz.

How is it possible to preserve and expand urban space as a common area of society even in times of its economic exploitation and privatization? In Actopolis, artists, architects, philosophers and activists consider such questions >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594720
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 FLAT40
Slip, pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 216 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Beyond Dikes
By Marinke Steenhuis, Paul Meurs.

This publication illustrates and explains the ways in which the Dutch respond to increasing water threats along rivers and coastlines in the Netherlands, concentrating on 30 of the most recent interventions prompted by the effects >>more

NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462083844
US $75.00 CAN $95.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 256 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018
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Building Platforms
Text by Oliver Hasemann, Daniel Schnier, Anne Angenendt, Sarah Osswald.

How can an urban community revitalize dormant empty spaces for the long term? Building Platforms explores the phenomenon of interim usage, time-limited projects that can serve as a trial run for the development of long-term >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594508
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 5.75 x 7.75 in. / 304 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Building for Dementia
Text by Christoph Metzger.

As the average human lifespan increases, it is increasingly necessary for the architectural profession to rethink the design of residential solutions for aging people, particularly those with dementia. With advancing age we are increasingly dependent >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594782
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 70 color / 10 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018
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Charas: The Improbable Dome Builders
Introduction by Buckminster Fuller. Text by Syeus Mottel. Interview by Ben Estes.

A story of the ’70s: when six New York ex-gangsters met Buckminster Fuller and built a geodesic dome

In 1970 a meeting took place in an empty loft on the Lower East Side of Manhattan between >>more

Pioneer Works Press/The Song Cave
ISBN 9781945711053
US $27.00 CAN $34.95 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 150 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018
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Christo and Jeanne-Claude: Urban Projects
Edited with text by Matthias Koddenberg. Text by Laure Martin-Poulet.

Iconic images from 50 years of transforming cities

Christo (born 1935) and Jeanne-Claude (1935–2009) have always compared their work to that of urban planners. And it is true that the projects they have carried out around >>more

D.A.P./Verlag Kettler
ISBN 9781942884255
US $65.00 CAN $85.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.25 x 11.25 in. / 216 pgs / 135 color / 65 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018
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CoHousing Inclusive
Edited by Institute for Creative Sustainability.

Experimental dwelling forms and cultures of cohabitation are entering the mainstream—but to what extent are they accessible and affordable for all, including those with lower income, refugee status or with disabilities? CoHousing Inclusive reviews model >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594621
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 8.25 x 10.75 in. / 240 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Constellation.s
Contributions by Michel Lussault, Francine Fort, Michel Jacques, Fabienne Brugère, Guillaume Le Blanc.

Constellation.s, published to accompany and extend an exhibition at Bordeaux’s Arc en Rêve, brings together perspectives from the social sciences, philosophy, architecture and economics to examine how cities are being reorganized to prepare for the >>more

Arc en Rêve / Actes Sud
ISBN 9782330089276
US $55.00 CAN $70.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 780 pgs.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018
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Copy Paste
Text by Winy Maas, Felix Madrazo, Bernard Hulsman. The tension between tradition and innovation is fundamental to the discipline of architecture, as architects borrow readily and heavily from past designs and yet scramble in a competition for originality. In Copy Paste, architects and >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081642
US $35.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 8.5 in. / 320 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018
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Designing Territorial Metabolism
Edited by Geoffrey Grulois, Maria Chiara Tosi, Carles Crosas, Marco Ranzato.

This publication synthesizes two years of intensive research on concepts of metabolism, ecosystems and circular economies in Europe conducted by the Laboratory on Urbanism, Infrastructure and Ecology.

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JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594898
US $42.00 CAN $55.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / 100 color / 55 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018
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Global Game: Sport, Culture, Development and Foreign Policy
Edited by William Billows, Sebastian Körber. Can sport be a strategic instrument in foreign cultural policy? Can global sport still be a role model for civil society and achieve wider development goals? All these questions and more are addressed in this >>more

Steidl/Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations/EUNIC
ISBN 9783958291980
US $20.00 CAN $26.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 140 color & b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018
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Historical Versus Modern: Identity Through Imitation?
Edited by Barbara Engel.

This publication examines the contemporary international phenomenon of retro districts, the new cities built to imitate historical models. It investigates historicizing urban construction through 14 international case studies, including the Hallstatt in China, Poundbury in >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594980
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 170 color.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018
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How to Make a Relevant Public Space
By Aat Vos.

How can the places you visit other than your workplace or your home—such as libraries, cultural centers, parks, cafés—make a valuable contribution to a vital society? How to Make a Relevant Public Space answers this >>more

nai010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462083516
US $60.00 CAN $78.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 12.25 in. / 240 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017
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Landscape Observer: London
By Vladimir Guculak.

London has undergone a massive urban transformation over the past 15 years, with a significant focus on improving the public realm across its 32 boroughs.

Extensive infrastructure and housing market investments are fueling the need for >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868593969
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Flexi, 6 x 9 in. / 304 pgs / 700 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Landscript 04: Nature Modern
Edited by Albert Kirchengast. This fourth volume in the Landscript series, entitled Nature Modern, examines the modern conception of nature as a construct, and how it is made "visible" through the built environment, drawing on several key projects and >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592139
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 256 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018
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Making Cities Smarter
Text by Martin Tomitsch.

More than half of the world’s population is now living in cities, and this number is predicted to rise. This means that more people than ever before will share the same urban infrastructure, and city >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594928
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 40 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018
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Making Heimat: Germany, Arrival Country
Edited by Peter Cachola Schmal, Oliver Elser, Anna Scheuermann. Text by Ursula Baus, Wilfried Dechau, Oliver Elser, et al.

Germany’s refugee situation in the autumn of 2015 was the starting point for the controversial exhibition Making Heimat: Germany, Arrival Country, curated for the German Pavilion at the 15th Venice Biennale of Architecture. This Atlas >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775742825
US $15.00 CAN $19.95 TRADE
Pbk, 5.25 x 8.25 in. / 192 pgs / 140 color.
Pub Date: 05/23/2017
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Myvillages: International Village Show
Edited by Kathrin Böhm, Wapke Feenstra, Antje Schiffers.

This is a comprehensive monograph of the artist group Myvillages, founded by Wapke Feenstra, Kathrin Böhm and Antje Schiffers.

Focusing on urban-rural relationships, the artists—who hail from small villages—have created projects in international rural contexts since >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594652
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 8 x 11.5 in. / 304 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Neuroarchitecture
Text by Christoph Metzger.

Architectural spaces are anchors for our memory. We find our place in the room by means of our sensory perception; the brain makes use of surfaces and spatial systems in order to organize the world >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594799
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018
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New Towns
Text by Dunia Mittner.

This publication explores a unique phenomenon of 20th-century urbanization, the new town that is planned and built from the ground up. How do these new cities manage issues of location, size and layout? How do >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594614
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.5 x 8.5 in. / 304 pgs / 150 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018
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On Architecture
By Cees Dam. Text by Karin Evers, Rudi Fuchs.

Dutch architect Cees Dam (born 1932) offers his most fundamental texts about the position of architecture and the architectural designer, in which he investigates the sociocultural role of the architectural profession and the fundamentals of >>more

NAI010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462084124
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 164 pgs / 275 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018
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Perspectives in Metropolitan Research 4
Edited by Hilke Marit Berger, Gesa Ziemer.

The latest issue of Perspectives in Metropolitan Research examines the culture of hybridity in urban planning, asking, “What happens when artists act as developers or architects act as social workers?”

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JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594874
US $32.00 CAN $42.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 168 pgs / 90 color / 10 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018
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Planning Projects in Transition
Edited by Federico Savini, Willem Salet.

Planning Projects in Transition offers a legal and financial roadmap for urban planners and researchers taking on modern urban development. Through in-depth case studies, the book addresses the key aspects of urban transformations.

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JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594157
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 248 pgs / 30 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Positions on Emancipation
Edited by Florian Hertweck. Text by Anne-Julchen Bernhardt, Arno Brandlhuber, Paola Viganò et al.

This book relays the passionate debate between some of architecture and urbanism's most outstanding theoreticians and protagonists on the production of space in the era of rampant capitalism.

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Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785515
US $28.00 CAN $37.50 TRADE
Pbk, 5.5 x 8.25 in. / 250 pgs / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018
Forthcoming
Power / Architecture
Edited with text by Jorge Carvalho, Ricardo Carvalho, Pedro Bandeira. Contributions by José Manuel Dias da Fonseca, Bruno Figueiredo, Nuno Grande, Ivo Poças Martins, Joaquim Moreno, Moisés Puente, João Belo Rodeia, Andreas Ruby, Ilka Ruby, Nuno Sampaio, Yuma Shinohara, André Tavares, Alexandra Vougia, Guilherme Wisnik.

Power and architecture are fundamental to the question of how contemporary society and architecture work together. Since power lacks a comprehensive logic, coherence and instrumentalization capability, the question refers both to the autonomous powers of >>more

Lars Müller Publishers/Casa da Arquitectura
ISBN 9783037785461
US $40.00 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 320 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018
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Progress & Prosperity
By Daan Roggeveen.

Progress & Prosperity focuses on the shift in Chinese cities from building for construction’s sake to building for progress.

As urban development shifts from quantity-driven to quality-driven, the volume explores whether this Chinese metamorphosis can serve >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462083509
US $50.00 CAN $65.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 292 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Setting the Stage for Modernity
Text by Franziska Bollerey.

Cafés, restaurants and hotels are some of the core spaces of modernity. These spaces of taste and leisure have long provided the settings for public performance and image cultivation for city-dwellers in the emerging metropolises >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594836
US $60.00 CAN $78.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 10.5 in. / 256 pgs / 150 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018
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Speech: 18, Regions
Edited by Anna Martovitskaya, Sergei Tchoban, Sergey Kuznetsov.

The 18th issue of Speech: focuses on districts developed or developing beyond city centers. Drawing on various case studies, contributing architects and planners reveal strategies for creating new, sustainable centers to urban hubs.

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JOVIS
ISBN 9783868598452
US $22.00 CAN $29.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 9.25 x 11.75 in. / 272 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Still Detached and Subdivided?
Edited by Markus Moos, Robert Walter-Joseph. Text by Samantha Biglieri, Sarah Godfrey, Jennifer Dean, Pierre Filion, Luna Khirfan, Anna Kramer, Liam McGuire, Pablo Mendez, Robert Shipley, Mark Williamson, Elvin Wyly, et al.

Reports of the death of suburbs have been greatly exaggerated; people continue to move to and settle in North America’s suburbs.

But once there, people often find similar levels of economic inequality and poverty that they >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594577
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 8 in. / 144 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Territories
Edited by Jörg Schröder, Maurizio Carta, Maddalena Ferretti, Barbaro Lino.

Territories offers new perspectives in urban design and research, engaging with the potential of rural-urban interfaces.

Promoting a shift in public awareness and sectorial policies towards place-based strategies, the volume explores design projects from Italy, Spain >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594492
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6 x 8.5 in. / 304 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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The Civic City in a Nomadic World
By Charles Landry.

Rapid technological change is altering how we interact with space, place and time. Vast flows make the new norm nomadic, yet there is a yearning for belonging, distinctiveness and identity. Under these pressures, old systems >>more

NAI010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462083721
US $65.00 CAN $85.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 288 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018
Forthcoming

The Civic City in a Nomadic World
By Charles Landry.

In this groundbreaking book, Charles Landry—inventor of the Creative City concept—helps us navigate the evolving urban landscape and its potential, finding a pathway through the major dilemmas and potentials of our time: inequality, environmental distress >>more

NAi010
ISBN 9789462083882
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 288 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018
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The Future of Public Space
Text by Ben Davis, Christopher DeWolf, Jaron Lanier, China Miéville, Rachel Monroe.

Routine discussions on public space typically omit a gamut of possibilities ripe for critical discussion.

This book, the latest in the SOM Thinkers series, aims to address these questions. Here, Rachel Monroe challenges American preconceptions of >>more

Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781942884163
US $17.95 CAN $23.95 TRADE
Pbk, 4.25 x 7 in. / 144 pgs.
Pub Date: 12/26/2017
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The Israel Project
By Zvi Efrat.

“Destined to become a contemporary classic.” —Eyal Weizman

Contrary to popular belief, the architecture and spatial politics of the State of Israel were not born haphazardly out of emergency or speculation. The Israeli built environment is >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783959051330
US $70.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 1,000 pgs / 1,200 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018
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The Wasted City
Edited by Francesca Miazzo. Text by Francesca Miazzo, Mehdi Comeau, Alex Thibadoux, et al.

The Wasted City explores what is needed to make circular urban development the new mainstream sustainable standard.

Case studies include Plant Chicago, The Empowerment Plan, Closed Loop Partners, United States Business Council for Sustainable Development and >>more

Valiz/Trancity
ISBN 9789492095312
US $26.00 CAN $34.95 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9 in. / 176 pgs / 100 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017
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The World’s Footbridges for Berlin
Edited by Mike Schlaich, Arndt Goldack.

As part of the international Footbridge 2017 conference, experts from around the world developed pedestrian bridge ideas for six locations in Berlin. This book presents all of the proposed designs with sketches and plans.

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JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594881
US $49.95 CAN $64.95 FLAT40
Hbk, 11.5 x 8.5 in. / 288 pgs / 300 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018
Forthcoming
Urban Africa
Edited with text by Rachel Keeton, Michelle Provoost. Text by Edgar Pieterse, Peter Gotsch, David Sims, Israel Marques, Preston Mendenhall, Antoneh Tona, Wajiha Ibrahim, Antoni Folkers, Coen Beeker, Femke van Noorloos, Ellen Geurts, Alonso Ayala Aleman, Henk Ovink, Anne Erdl.

Africa’s population and economic growth make it the world’s fastest urbanizing continent. While some might still associate Africa with rural development, the future of Africa is, in fact, very urban. This urbanization poses a huge >>more

NAI010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462083929
US $50.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 456 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018
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Urban Asias
Edited by Tim Bunnell, Daniel P.S. Goh. Text by Nausheen Anwar, Rebecca E. Bowers, Cecilia L. Chu, Mike Douglass, Eli Elinoff, Asher Ghertner, Jamie Gillen, Joseph N. Goh, Elaine Ho, Trevor Hogan, Gavin R. Jones, Zane Kripe, Ani R. Landau-Ward, Julian C.H. Lee, Michelle A. Miller, Mary Ann O’Donnell, Rita Padawangi, Indrawan Prabaharyaka, Christina Schwenkel, Pen Sereypagna, Vineeta Sinha, Andre Sorensen, Richard J. Sutcliffe, John Taylor, Eric C. Thompson, Carol Upadhya, Peter van der Veer, Tabassum Zaman.

Home to more city dwellers than any other continent, and the locus of many of the world’s most populous metropolitan areas, Asia is moving to center stage in popular and academic debates about global urban >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594560
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 304 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018
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Urban Challenges, Resilient Solutions
Text by Sandra van Assen, Tijs van den Boomen, Marco Broekman, Guido van Eyck, et al.

Urban Challenges, Resilient Solutions offers designers, their commissioners and local governments new models for thinking about sustainability, resiliency, and the social and physical health of contemporary cities, with more than 50 case studies.

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Valiz/Trancity
ISBN 9789492095336
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 280 pgs / 120 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017
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Urban-Think Tank
Text by Alfredo Brillembourg, Hubert Klumpner.

Urban-Think Tank (U-TT), the interdisciplinary design practice that emerged from the turbulent political environment of Chavez-era Caracas, has spent nearly 20 years creating projects in Latin America, Europe and Africa.

This book looks forward as well >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775742863
US $85.00 CAN $105.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / 125 color.
Pub Date: 12/26/2017
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Utopia / Dystopia
Edited with text by Pedro Gadanho, João Laia, Susana Ventura. Text by Franco Berardi, Rosi Braidotti, et al.

This reader contains previously unpublished essays on the ongoing transition from the 500-year-old notion of utopia, toward the pervasive ubiquity of its opposite: dystopia. The authors gathered here were asked to discuss this tension.

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Mousse Publishing
ISBN 9788867492800
US $25.00 CAN $32.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.5 x 10.25 in. / 260 pgs.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017
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Velotopia
By Steven Fleming. Photographs by Mikael Colville-Andersen.

Across the world, cities are encouraging cycling to make their centers livable again.

Could cycling actually become a key organizing principle for future urban growth and the design of new buildings? What would cities designed for >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462083523
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 244 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Water vs. Urban Scape
Edited by Marco Ranzato. Combining written and visual essays, Water vs. Urban Scape discusses making room for water in the urban landscape. The volume looks at examples in a variety of cities including Antwerp, Shanghai, Istanbul, Oslo, Kigali, Perth >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594751
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 320 pgs / 60 duotone / 65 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Welcoming the West
Text by Andrea P. Leers.

Japan’s grand resort hotels, built during the era between the Restoration of the Meiji Emperor in 1868 until the outbreak of war in the late 1930s, are some of the most engaging and enduring examples >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594904
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Hbk, 11.5 x 8 in. / 144 pgs / 100 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018
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VISUAL BOOK INDEX | ACTIVE BACKLIST

20 Years 010
Edited by Hans Oldewarris, Peter de Winter. Published for 010 Publisher’s twentieth anniversary in 2003, this volume celebrates the publishing vision of Hans Oldewarris and Peter de Winter, 010’s founders. Besides hundreds of monographs by and about Dutch architects, 010 has published >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064505003
US $35.00 CAN $40.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 296 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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49 Cities

49 Cities has been a point of reference for me... and it has had a significant impact on my thinking. It presents the city as a properly architectural problem.”—Stan Allen, architect

Throughout history architects and planners >>more

Inventory Press
ISBN 9781941753057
US $36.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Flexi, 8.5 x 10 in. / 272 pgs.
Pub Date: 04/14/2016
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A Country of Cities
By Vishaan Chakrabarti. Foreword by Norman Foster. Illustrations by SHoP Architects. In A Country of Cities, author Vishaan Chakrabarti argues that well-designed cities are the key to solving America's great national challenges: environmental degradation, unsustainable consumption, economic stagnation, rising public health costs and decreased social mobility. >>more

Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781935202172
US $29.95 CAN $35.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 252 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 05/30/2013
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A Genealogy of Modern Architecture
By Kenneth Frampton. Edited by Ashley Simone.

A Genealogy of Modern Architecture is a reference work on modern architecture by Kenneth Frampton, one of today’s leading architectural theorists. Conceived as a genealogy of 20th-century architecture from 1924 to 2000, it compiles some >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037783696
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Hbk
Pub Date: 11/25/2015
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A Place in the Shade
By Charles Correa. Charles Correa’s A Place in the Shade explores architectural and urban issues in India, from the house as a machine for dealing with the country’s often hostile climate to the metaphysical role of architecture as >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775734011
US $55.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Pbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 246 pgs / 1 color / 200 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/30/2012
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Abroad
Edited by Luis Feduchi. In this publication, leading Spanish architects reflect on the state of Spanish contemporary architecture with special attention to the work--both academic and professional--of those teaching and practicing abroad. The first in a series, it combines >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868591088
US $38.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.5 x 6.5 in. / 160 pgs / 180 color / 43 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/30/2011
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Absolute Leisure
Text by Winy Maas, Alexander Sverdlov, Felix Madrazo, The Why Factory. Flexible working hours, cheap flights to every far-flung corner of the planet, millions of downloadable films, television programs and songs at our disposal: we have become a society of leisure devotees and connoisseurs of pleasure. >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056627669
US $35.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 8.25 in. / 352 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 11/22/2016
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Affordable Living
Edited by Klaus Dömer, Hans Drexler, Joachim Schultz-Granberg. This book presents theoretical approaches and practical strategies for creating affordable living space, based on examples of exceptional residential buildings. The challenge of affordable living lies in attaining an optimum relationship between costs and residential >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868593242
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Pbk, 5.5 x 7.5 in. / 272 pgs / 50 color / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015
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Americanism: Dutch Architecture and the Transatlantic Model
Edited by Hans Ibelings. Directly and indirectly, since the Second World War, a large part of the Dutch environment has been influenced by American architecture. This history of transatlantic influences on Dutch architecture, which includes the work of Richard >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056620424
US $35.00 CAN $40.00 FLAT40
Paperback, 9 x 11 in. / 128 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 10/02/1997
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Amphibious Housing in the Netherlands
Text by Anne Loes Nillesen, Jeroen Singelenberg. With its polders, dikes and waterways, the Netherlands boasts a unique tradition of architecture on/in proximity to water. Climate change and urban expansion have intensified the relevance of amphibious architecture for our times. This volume >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056627805
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Pbk, 9 x 11 in. / 160 pgs / 130 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2011
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Amsterdam
Ton Schaap Taking Amsterdam as a case study, this publication considers the question of authorship in town planning. Ton Schaap began to practise town planning in the mid-1980s, at a time when the discipline was in crisis. >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064506734
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Pbk, 8.75 x 10.25 in. / 80 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Architecture After Speculation
Spain’s speculative landscapes may be perceived as a test zone for a model of global urbanization that was introduced with neo-liberalization in the 1990s. The huge vacancy rate and the consumption of the landscape in >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783959050173
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Pbk, 8 x 5.75 in. / 260 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 09/06/2016
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Architecture Bulletin 02: Essays on the Designed Environment
Edited by Olof van der Wal. Text by Timo de Rijk, Aaron Betsky, Hans Ibelings, Winy Maas. This second issue of NAi's biannual Architecture Bulletin comes in the form of a tribute to that institution's most recent director, Aaron Betsky, who left what the Architect's Newspaper calls "the world's largest museum devoted >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056625566
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Paperback, 6 x 8 in. / 80 pgs / 28 color / 54 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/01/2007
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Architecture Bulletin 03: Essays on the Designed Environment
Edited by Olof van der Wal. This edition of the Dutch architecture journal presents essays in word and image on the designed environments of today, yesterday and tomorrow. Its subjective arguments and personal reflections on the field's practice and discourse consider >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056625917
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Paperback, 6 x 8 in. / 80 pgs / 28 color / 54 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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Architecture Bulletin 04
Edited by Anneke Abhelakh, Oene Dijk. Text by Ole Bouman. Published twice a year, the Netherlands Architecture Institute's house journal Architecture Bulletin presents essays (in word and image) on the built environment of today, yesterday and tomorrow-subjective arguments complemented by personal reflection, but always emphasizing >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056626433
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Paperback, 6 x 8.25 in. / 80 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 07/01/2008
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Architecture and Structuralism
By Herman Hertzberger. The Dutch Architect and writer Herman Hertzberger (born 1932) is internationally recognized for both his built work and his written work. His buildings (such as Centraal Beheer in Apeldoorn, built in 1972) and his publications >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081536
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 288 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016
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Architecture for a Hybrid Landscape
Edited with Introduction by Kathrine Rinne. Text by Jennifer Cambra, Erik Bloom, Charles Goodnight. The California Delta is the hub of the complicated water infrastructure that serves much of the state. The landscape is rife with tension--both historically and geologically--in the interplay between water and land, now heavily altered >>more

California College of the Arts
ISBN 9780975350799
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Hbk, 5.25 x 7 in. / 112 pgs / 36 color / 10 b&w / 4 duotone.
Pub Date: 03/31/2012
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Architecture in the Netherlands
Edited by Samir Bantal, JaapJan Berg, Kees van der Hoeven, Anne Luijten. For nearly 25 years, Architecture in the Netherlands has provided an essential annual overview of the best in Dutch architecture. This year the editorial team selected 30 projects from over 400 submissions, including work by >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056628062
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Pbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 184 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011
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Architecture in the Netherlands: Yearbook 2006/07
Edited by Daan Bakker, Allard Jolles, Michelle Provoost, Cor Wagenaa. Home to established firms like Rem Koolhaas' Office for Metropolitan Architecture, MVRDV and West 8, as well as countless other up-and-coming architecture and design studios, Holland is known around the world for fostering the freshest >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056625818
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Paperback, 9.5 x 12.75 in. / 176 pgs / 200 color / 150 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/01/2007
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Architecture of Consequence
Text by Ole Bouman, Anneke Abhelakh, Martine Zoeteman, Mieke Dings. Architecture of Consequence began life as the Dutch presentation at the São Paolo Architecture Biennale in 2009. “Shape our country!” was the call that the Netherlands Architecture Institute (NAi) made to its public over a >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056627263
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Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 168 pgs / 128 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2010
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Architecture: A Historical Perspective
By Pavlos Lefas. Elucidating the history of world architecture--from the pyramids of Egypt and the temples of Greece to the ecological architecture of today--for both student and general readership, this ambitious book presents key buildings and styles in >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868593150
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 130 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/30/2014
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Architecture: A Woman’s Profession
Edited by Tanja Kullack. In the western world, the number of women studying architecture now roughly equals that of men. As women increasingly come to the fore as practicing professionals, the question of how this shift will affect the >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868590869
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 191 pgs / 100 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/30/2011
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Architektur Rausch
Edited by Thomas Arnold, Elke Kob, Paul Grundei and Claire Karsenty. The title is open to interpretation but it's clear that the subject of the future of architecture is intoxicating. The field is full of tensions--between regionalism and globalism, virtuality and reality, functionality and aestheticism. Architecture >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783936314458
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 208 pgs / 152 color / 55 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/15/2005
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Arctic Perspective Cahier No. 1
Edited by Andreas Müller. This multinational collaboration focuses on the cultural and ecological significance of the polar regions, which have recently proved controversial as nations compete for use of the terrain. This volume recruits media artists to propose communications >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775726795
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 148 pgs / 16 color / 76 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/31/2011
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Arctic Perspective Cahier No. 2
Edited by Michael Bravo, Nicola Triscott. The Arctic Perspective Initiative (API) is a non-profit, international group of individuals and organizations focused on the global, cultural and ecological significance of the polar regions. In service of their mission to empower the people >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775726818
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Hbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 116 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 05/31/2011
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Around Amsterdam's Waterfront
Edited by Sabine Lebesque. Text by Maarten Kloos, Pito Dingemanse, Ronald Hooft, Harkolien Meinsma. The banks of the IJ river in Amsterdam are undergoing a spectacular transformation, and new buildings, construction sites and even works of art are everywhere to be seen. This volume tracks more than 200 projects. >>more

Valiz
ISBN 9789078088486
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Pbk, 5 x 8.25 in. / 192 pgs / 220 color.
Pub Date: 06/30/2011
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Art City Lab
Taking postwar Berlin's art scenes as an example, Art City Lab demonstrates how to appropriate urban spaces for the purpose of artistic production. It also highlights the importance of constructing and adapting property in accordance >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868593037
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Pbk, 8.5 x 10.75 in. / 176 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015
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Asger Jorn's Writings on Art and Architecture, 1938-1958: Fraternit Avant Tout
Edited by Ruth Baumeister. The Danish artist Asger Jorn (1914–1973) was active in the Høst, CoBrA and the Situationist International groups. The numerous leaflets, exhibition catalogues, interviews, articles and books he wrote throughout his career attest to his urge to >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064507601
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 304 pgs / 130 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Atlas of the Conflict: Israel-Palestine
By Malkit Shoshan. The formation of the state of Israel in 1948 and its subsequent conflicts with Palestine notoriously present an extremely complex narrative. Atlas of the Conflict maps the processes and mechanisms behind the shaping of Israel >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064506888
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Hbk, 4.5 x 7.75 in. / 480 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Bauhaus Dessau: Architecture-Design-Concept
Text by Kirsten Baumann. Walter Gropius's Bauhaus Dessau was, from 1925 to 1932, the headquarters of the famous Bauhaus School of Design. After a dozen years of National Socialist use and then half a century's worth of restoration, it >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633112
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Flexi, 8 x 11 in. / 144 pgs / 78 color / 4 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/01/2007
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Binational Urbanism
By Bernd Upmeyer. In an era of unprecedented mobility, people can now live and work not only in different places, but even in different countries. Binational Urbanism examines the lifestyle of these people who start a second life >>more

Valiz/Trancity
ISBN 9789492095060
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Pbk, 6.25 x 8 in. / 224 pgs / 32 color.
Pub Date: 12/29/2015
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Bold Visions: The Architecture of the Royal Ontario Museum
Text by Kelvin Browne. "If architecture fails, if it is pedestrian and lacks imagination and power, it tells only one story, that of its own making: how it was built, detailed, financed. But a great building, like great literature >>more

Royal Ontario Museum
ISBN 9780888544575
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Hbk, 10.75 x 11 in. / 200 pgs / 100 color / 75 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/01/2009
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Bricks & Balloons
Text by Melanie van der Hoorn. Jean Nouvel, Rem Koolhaas, Bjarke Ingels, Norman Foster: all of these cutting-edge architects have at some time used comic strips to present their projects, or to reflect on the sociopolitical context that shaped them. Bricks >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064507960
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 224 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Bright City: Ma Yansong Interviewed by Jérôme Sans
This volume is the second in a series of pocket-book interviews with key cultural figures by internationally renowned curator, cultural agitator and pioneer Jérôme Sans. Here, Sans interviews Ma Yansong (born 1975), the founder of >>more

Blue Kingfisher
ISBN 9789881506405
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Pbk, 4.5 x 7.25 in. / 96 pgs / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/30/2012
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Building Enschede: A City Re-Creates Itself
Text by Ton Schaap. Photographs by Theo Baart. On May 13, 2000, a large swath of Enschede, an industrial city in the eastern Netherlands, was reduced to rubble by the explosion of a fireworks factory. More than 2000 homes were destroyed. What had >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056625894
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Hardcover, 12 x 9.75 in. / 128 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 08/01/2007
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Building the Economic Backbone of the Belgian Welfare State
Text by Michael Ryckewaert. The introduction of a welfare state economy after 1945 profoundly changed the Belgian landscape, and government support for private home ownership resulted in widespread suburban sprawl. This book investigates the new infrastructural and financial backbone >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064507519
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.25 in. / 368 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Building the Revolution: Soviet Art and Architecture 1915-1935
By Maria Ametov. This fascinating book charts the dazzling trajectory of Russian avant-garde architecture during the brief but intense period of design and construction that took place from c. 1922 to 1935. Fired by the radical new language >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781905711918
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Cloth, 10 x 12.25 / 270 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 03/01/2011
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Building upon Building
Edited by Jantje Engels, Marius Grootveld. Text by Christophe Van Gerrewey, Arjan Hebly, et al. In Building Upon Building, 45 contemporary European architects, including Stephen Bates, Happel Cornelisse Verhoeven, Monadnock, Dierendonckblancke and Humblé Martens, present their designs for a fictional expansion on an existing building, taking into account the design >>more

NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082847
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 192 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 08/23/2016
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Capacity Development
Edited by Bernd Mahrin. Capacity Development focuses on energy- and climate-efficient structures, from strategic models to pilot plans, in nine fast-growing cities--Hefei, Gauteng, Casablanca, Ho Chi Minh City, Addis Ababa, Lima, Urumqi, Tehran-Karaj and Hyderabad--as they offer opportunities for >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592757
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Flexi, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2014
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Cape Town
Edited by Michelle Provoost. Twenty years after the end of Apartheid and the inauguration of an inclusive democracy in South Africa, Cape Town is still working through Apartheid's urban legacy. The aftershocks of Apartheid spatial policy, combined with a >>more

NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082274
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Pbk, 5.5 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016
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Change the Way You Move!
Edited by Konrad Otto-Zimmermann. Text by Tobias Kuttler, Theresa Zimmermann. For the month-long EcoMobility World Festival, the city of Johannesburg challenged commuters to change the way that they move, facilitating a shift from the private car to public transport, cycling or walking. >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594249
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Pbk, 9.5 x 8.25 in. / 88 pgs / 140 color.
Pub Date: 10/25/2016
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Charter of Dubai
Foreword by Kees Christiaanse. Text by Sabine Müller, Andreas Quednau. Afterword by Philipp Misselwitz. The Palm Jumeirah is an artificial archipelago-cum-peninsula on the coast of Dubai. Visible from outer space, the Palm is an extraordinary feat of engineering, but it is also faced with serious problems. How can an >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868591651
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Pbk, 9.5 x 12.75 in. / 104 pgs / 150 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Check In Check Out
Text by Christian van t Hof, Floortje Daemen, Rinie van Est. In the public domain, ever-greater varieties of digital equipment surround us. Surveillance cameras ensure our safety, antennae and sensors track the speed of our cars, while electronic gates decide who is to be granted access >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056628086
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 35 color.
Pub Date: 05/31/2011
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Choreography of the Masses
Edited by Volkwin Marg. Text by Gert Kähler. On the heels of the 2012 UEFA football championship, Choreography of the Masses looks at the history of the stadium—from ancient Rome to Nazi Germany and the postwar era—as an architectural structure that is >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868591705
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Pbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 232 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Christian Helmle: White Elephants
Essay by Konrad Tobler. In postcolonial Africa, “White Elephant” was the ironic moniker given to buildings erected with international money and never put to use. They remain as blights--eroding reminders of enormous waste. Europe has its own collection of >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633198
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Hardback, 10.5 x 8 in. / 128 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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Chromatophoric Architecture
By M. Hank Haeusler. A "voxel" ("volumetric" + "pixel") is the three-dimensional equivalent of a pixel, and one of the most important developments in design technology. Where spatial designs were previously constrained by the physical attributes of construction materials, >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633969
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Pbk, 6.75 x 8 in. / 112 pgs / 56 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2010
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Cinematic Rotterdam: The Times and Tides of a Modern City
Contributions by Floris Paalman. Cinematic Rotterdam explores the role that cinema played in Rotterdam’s urban development between 1920 and 1980. Exploring the city’s backdrop in a variety of feature films and avant-garde classics, it also describes how the city >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064507663
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Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 688 pgs / 800 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Cities Full of Space: Qualities of Density
Edited by Ed Melet, Jeroen Mensink. While cities throughout the world are becoming increasingly inefficient in their management of space, personal land use is also increasing dramatically; in the Netherlands for instance, it is now roughly twelve times what it was >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064506741
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Pbk, 8.25 x 10.5 in. / 120 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Cities in Transition
Edited by Wowo Ding, Arie Graafland, Andong Lu. Text by Saskia Sassen, Fulong Wu, M. Christine Boyer, Vittorio Lampugnani, Eric Swyngedouw, Marc Angélil, Joan Busquets, David Grahame Shane, George Baird. Half of the world’s population currently lives in cities, and within two decades, this figure will increase to 60 per cent. For many, cities offer the opportunity for work and income, education and better living >>more

NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082434
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 432 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016
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City Linkage
Edited by Michael Ziehl, Carsten Rabe, Till Haupt. How do we want to live together? How can citizens directly participate in city politics? How can we shape cities so that they are livable? The world’s cities are changing rapidly as a result of >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594164
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 144 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 10/25/2016
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City Shock
Text by Winy Maas, Felix Madrazo. In a world of seemingly ever-increasing instability, many urban planning decisions seem to be governed not by vision, but by fear--fear of disaster, of change, of the unknown. What can we learn from this state >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462080072
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Pbk, 6 x 8.25 in. / 318 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Citámbulos Mexico City
Edited by Ana Álvarez, Fionn Petch, Christian von Wissel, Valentina Rojas Loa, Kristien Ring. Mexico City, one of the most populous and dense conurbations in the world, faces some of our most daunting contemporary architectural challenges. This unique, incisive volume invites readers on a journey through the everyday life >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633761
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Pbk, 9 x 11.25 in. / 272 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2009
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CoHousing Cultures
This handbook presents a selection of the most significant integrative, autonomously organized housing projects in Europe today, from barrier-free renovations of old buildings in Berlin, to communal living for the elderly in Stockholm, to zero-emissions >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868591484
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Pbk, 5.25 x 7.25 in. / 208 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Collective for a Socialist Architecture
Edited by Jesko Fezer, Nikolaus Hirsch, Wilfried Kuehn, Hila Peleg. Text by Philipp Oswalt.

The Proletarian Building Exhibition took place in Berlin in 1931 and was developed by the Collective for a Socialist Architecture, who intended it to stand in opposition to the German Building Exhibition. Wohnungsfrage has revisited >>more

Spector Books/Haus der Kulturen der Welt
ISBN 9783959050470
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Pbk, 11.75 x 11 in. / 100 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/01/2016
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Comeback Cities
Text by Nienke van Boom, Hans Mommaas. For centuries, certain cities in Europe were dominated by the textile industry—until the industry relocated to lower-wage countries, leaving these formerly prosperous cities languishing, their abandoned factories sitting unpurposed and untenanted. Comeback Cities presents the >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056627072
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Flexi, 6.75 x 9.75 in. / 256 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2010
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Compendium for the Civic Economy
“A civic economy is emerging,” this book declares, “one which is fundamentally both open and social.” In the aftermath of the financial crisis, and in an era of profound environmental and social change, a collective >>more

Valiz/Trancity
ISBN 9789078088004
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9 in. / 196 pgs / 50 color / 200 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Concept: A Dialogic Instrument in Architectural Design
By Carolin Stapenhorst. This publication follows the history of the definition of “concept” in architecture. In the ever-changing profession, decisions are increasingly made in multidisciplinary groups. Concept can serve as a dialogic instrument in the process, making it >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868593648
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 208 pgs / 65 color.
Pub Date: 10/25/2016
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Conflict in the City
Edited by Marco Allegra, Enrico Gualini, João Morais Mourato. Conflicts around urban development and planning issues are an important dimension of contemporary urban politics. Issues of social cohesion and democratic representation become all the more relevant as cities face economic crisis and when local >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868593556
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 320 pgs / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016
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Cultural Emergency in Conflict and Disaster
Edited by Georg Frerks, Berma Klein Goldewijk, Els van der Plas. “All that we're wrecking is stones” was Taliban leader Mullah Mohammed Omar's dismissal of the Taliban's destruction of the Buddhas of Bamyan, the largest standing statues of Buddha in the world. The intention of the >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056628178
US $60.00 CAN $70.00 SDNR30
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 400 pgs / 57 color / 84 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/31/2011
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Culture, Nature
Edited by Harald Lemke, Anke Haarmann. This volume documents a series of events that took place in the summer of 2008 as part of the Summer on the Elbinsel festival in Wihelmsburg, Austria, which boasted a diverse group of international artists, >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633938
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Slip, Pbk, 2 vols, 6.75 x 8.5 in. / 392 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 12/31/2009
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Cycle Infrastructure
Text by Stefan Bendiks, Aglaée Degros. As cycling continues to enjoy a worldwide revival, experiments in new cycling facilities are underway everywhere. Cycle Infrastructure includes international examples, interviews with the makers of prominent cycling routes and a glimpse at future innovations. >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462080515
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Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 192 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2013
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Cycle Space
By Steven Fleming. Cycle Space is the first book to view the city through the lens--or rearview mirror--of the bicycle. It features portraits of eight major cities and their respective cycling cultures: New York, Chicago, Portland, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462080041
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
Awaiting stock
Darkitecture
Edited by Iwona Blazwick. Text by Iain Aitch, Paola Antonelli, Iwona Blazwick, Nigel Coates, Emma Dexter, Tom Greenall Rosy Head, Jonathan Hill, Claire Jamieson, Anna Minton, Rowan Moore, Jake Moulson, Richard Noble, Lucy Pengilley Gibb , Fiona Raby, Alex Smith, Noam Toran, Anthony Vidler, Gilda Williams. Darkitecture is an anthology of texts and projects exploring how we learn about architecture and build buildings for real communities in the twenty-first century. It draws on the ideas and methods of the late architect >>more

Two Little Boys
ISBN 9780957429901
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Pbk, 8.25 x 9.75 in. / 190 pgs / 105 color / 12 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/30/2013
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De Urbanisten and the Wondrous Water Square
Edited by Florian Boer, Jens Jorritsma, Dirk van Peijpe. Worldwide, the frequency and severity of rainfall is increasing. This poses a problem for many cities, especially delta cities such as Rotterdam, which lies on the River Maas and also below sea level. Currently, Rotterdam >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064507373
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Hbk, 8.25 x 11.5 in. / 50 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Design Like You Give A Damn: Architectural Responses To Humanitarian Crises
Edited by Cameron Sinclair and Kate Stohr. The greatest humanitarian challenge we face today is that of providing shelter. Currently, one in seven people lives in a slum or refugee camp, and more than 3,000,000,000 people--nearly half the world's population--do not have >>more

Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781933045252
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Paperback, 8 x 8 in. / 336 pgs / 350 color.
Pub Date: 01/15/2006
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Displayed Spaces
Text by Giovanna Borasi, Emanuela De Cecco, Tina di Carlo, Anne Holtrop, Wilfried Kühn, Andres Lepik, Carmelo Marabello, Julian Schubert, Ilka & Andreas Ruby. The curators of architecture exhibitions are often concerned with the problem of how to present objects that ultimately cannot be brought into the exhibition space. Such shows are often difficult for lay audiences to interpret; >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783944669694
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9 in. / 176 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 07/01/2015
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Dogma + Realism Working Group
Edited by Christian Hiller, Jesko Fezer, Nikolaus Hirsch, Wilfried Kuehn, Hila Peleg. Text by Pier Vittorio Aureli, Florian Schmidt, Jessica Sehrt, Martin Stiehl, Martino Tattara, Jeronimo Voss. How can the housing question be appropriately reformulated in an age in which the work / life distinction is becoming increasingly blurred? The Realism Working Group and the architecture firm Dogma — in consultation with >>more

Spector Books/Haus der Kulturen der Welt
ISBN 9783959050531
US $26.00 CAN $34.95 TRADE
Pbk, 9 x 6.75 in. / 100 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/01/2016
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Don't Be Afraid to Participate!
Text by Natalie Schaller. Illustrations by Sabine Hirsig. The development of housing in the major European cities is facing a number of challenges in these days of rampant urbanization. This trend is coupled with a growing interest in home ownership and increasingly diverse >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775741781
US $15.00 CAN $19.95 TRADE
Pbk, 5 x 7.5 in. / 96 pgs / 20 color.
Pub Date: 08/23/2016
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Double Dutch
By Bernard Hulsman. In Double Dutch: Dutch Architecture since 1985, architecture critic and journalist Bernard Hulsman describes the unprecedented boom experienced by Dutch architecture in the past quarter-century, discussing over 100 buildings that characterize the fascinating and turbulent >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081604
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Pbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 192 pgs / 113 color.
Pub Date: 03/24/2015
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Dutch Dikes
Text by Eric-Jan Pleijster, Cees van der Veeken. The Netherlands has many thousands of dikes. A pivotal element in the Dutch landscape and one of the oldest features of the country's extensive water management program, the dikes of the Netherlands have significant cultural, >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081512
US $80.00 CAN $95.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 336 pgs / 382 color.
Pub Date: 03/24/2015
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Dutch New Worlds
Text by Christian Salewski. In the late 1980s, the Dutch planning and design elite went to unprecedented lengths to convince the public of their ideas. But the quest to reshape the Netherlands as a whole failed dismally. Their attempt, >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064507793
US $55.00 CAN $65.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 352 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Dwelling and Architecture
Foreword by Rod Hackney. For the German philosopher Martin Heidegger, "Dwelling" ("Wohnen") was a crucial development of his fascination with "Being" ("Sein"), an ontological extension whose practice humankind had to learn and relearn. In his landmark essay "Building Dwelling >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868590128
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / 40 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/31/2009
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Eastern Harbour District Amsterdam
Edited by Ed Melet. Texts by Marlies Buurman, Bernard Hulsman, Hans Ibelings, Allard Jolles, Ton Schaap. Amsterdam's Eastern Harbor District consists of a number of artificial peninsulas constructed around 1900. When the once-flourishing port lost its function, the decision was made to turn the district into a prominent residential area. The >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056625535
US $80.00 CAN $95.00 TRADE
Paperback, 9.75 x 12 in. / 240 pgs.
Pub Date: 07/01/2007
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Ecological Living
Edited by Dominique Gauzin-Müller. Text by Marie-Hélène Contal, Jean-Pierre Ménard, Rafael Magrou. The pioneers of ecological architecture today are necessarily researchers as much as architects, in any conventional sense of the term. Sustainability is the key criterion in this field, and ecologically sound solutions for the designs >>more

Actes Sud
ISBN 9782742783229
US $65.00 CAN $75.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 9 in. / 412 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 10/31/2010
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Ecological Urbanism
Edited by Mohsen Mostafavi, Gareth Doherty.

While climate change, sustainable architecture and green technologies have become increasingly topical issues, concerns regarding the sustainability of the city are rarely addressed. The premise of Ecological Urbanism is that an ecological approach is urgently >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037784679
US $50.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Hbk
Pub Date: 06/29/2016
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Edible Estates: Attack on the Front Lawn, 2nd Revised Edition
Preface by Fritz Haeg. Text by Will Allen, Diana Balmori, Rosalind Creasy, Fritz Haeg, Michael Pollan, Eric W. Sanderson, Lesley Stern, et al. Since the first edition of Edible Estates: Attack on the Front Lawn was published in 2008, interest in edible gardening has exploded across the United States and abroad. Even First Lady Michelle Obama is doing >>more

Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781935202127
US $24.95 CAN $27.50 TRADE
Pbk, 8.5 x 8.5 in. / 176 pgs / 86 color / 85 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/31/2010
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Energizing Architecture
Edited by Claudia Lühling. The harnessing of solar energy via photovoltaic (i.e. solar electrical) technology has become one of the world's highest priorities, as dwindling oil resources compel nations all over the world to reconsider their energy policies. Soon, >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633716
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.25 in. / 192 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 12/31/2009
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Entropic Empire
By Lieven De Cauter. What with global warming, the war on terror, extreme political polarization, an unstoppable demographic explosion and migration, anarchy and chaos are becoming parts of our world system in hitherto unprecedented ways. What to call the >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462080287
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Pbk, 5.75 x 9 in. / 224 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/28/2013
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Ethics of the Urban
Edited by Mohsen Mostafavi.

Is democracy spatial? How are the physical aspects of our cities, houses, streets, and public spaces—the borders, the neighborhoods, the monuments—bearers of our values? In a world of intensifying geo-economic integration, extreme financial and geopolitical >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037783818
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Pbk
Pub Date: 04/05/2017
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Europe (to the power of) n
Edited by Barbara Steiner. Text by Peio Aguirre, Kit Hammonds, Tone Hansen, Oliver Klimpel, Jaroslaw Lubiak, Filip Luyckx, Lena Prents, Esra Sarigedik Öktem, Joanna Sokolowska, Mi?ko ?uvakovic, Christian Teckert, Jun Yang. Europe (to the power of) n is a transregional art project taking place in various cities, including Brussels, Istanbul, London, San Sebastian and Beijing. The goal is to portraya heterogeneous Europe and consider its colonial >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592504
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Pbk, 8.5 x 11.75 in. / 218 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2013
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Europe: Co-operative Housing
This publication provides insight into communal living in 11 European countries, focusing on social concepts, architectural details and funding schemes. Exemplary residential projects from Austria, Switzerland, the Netherlands, France, Great Britain, the Czech Republic, Denmark, >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594065
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Pbk, 5.25 x 11.5 in. / 120 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 10/25/2016
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Expanding Architecture: Design as Activism
Edited by Bryan Bell, Katie Wakeford. Foreword by Thomas Fisher. Text by Steve Badanes, Roberta M. Feldman, Sergio Palleroni, John Peterson, Katie Swenson, et al. Expanding Architecture presents a new generation of creative design carried out in the service of the greater public and the greater good. Questioning how design can improve daily lives, editors Bryan Bell and Katie Wakeford >>more

Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781933045788
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9 in. / 288 pgs / 120 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/01/2008
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Filmic Mapping
Text by Fred Truniger. Filmic Mapping, the second volume in Jovis’ new LandScript series, examines forms of land measurement, primarily in documentary and essay films of the past ten years. Contributors from a variety of disciplines weigh in on >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592115
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Pbk, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 224 pgs / 180 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Foreclosed: Rehousing the American Dream
Edited and with text by Barry Bergdoll, Reinhold Martin. Foreclosed: Rehousing the American Dream is an exploration of new architectural possibilities for American cities and suburbs in the aftermath of the recent foreclosure crisis in the United States. During the summer of 2011, five >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870708275
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Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 188 pgs / 170 color.
Pub Date: 06/30/2012
In stock
Form Defining Strategies
Edited by Asterios Agkathidis, Markus Hudert, Gabi Schillig. Form Defining Strategies examines experimental design methodologies in architecture and their discussion in academic settings. Theoretical considerations are provided by a wide range of writers and theoreticians alongside numerous examples of conceptual designs. Edited by >>more

Wasmuth
ISBN 9783803007469
US $25.00 CAN $30.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 5.5 x 7.5 in. / 126 pgs / 30 color / 250 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/30/2012
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Frame and Generic Space
Text by Bernard Leupen. The average lifespan of a house is somewhere around 100 years. During that time it will see many mutations in household composition and related spatial rituals. Designers are therefore faced with the task of giving >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064505980
US $29.95 CAN $35.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Grand Domestic Revolution Handbook
Edited by Binna Choi, Maiko Tanaka. Text by Agency, Sepake Angiama, Ask!, Ruth Buchanan, Binna Choi, Doris Denekamp, Silvia Federici, Katherine Gibson, Arend Groosman, Shannon Jackson, Dolores Hayden, Christina Kiaer, Margaret Kohn, Gabriele Kunsch, Emily Pethick, Doina Petrescu, Precarias a la deriva, Simon Sheikh, Stavros Stavrides, Maiko Tanaka, Marina Vishmidt, Sarah van Walsum, et al. Grand Domestic Revolution Handbook compiles investigations and living research into the concept of the home and the "domestic" by more than 25 artists, designers, theorists and activists. Through case studies, project documentation, ephemera, analyses and >>more

Valiz/Casco
ISBN 9789078088929
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Pbk, 12.5 x 9.5 in. / 336 pgs / 400 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/31/2014
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Grand Urban Rules
By Alex Lehnerer. For better or worse, the laws that govern the everyday operation of cities are crucial in determining their character (or our perception of such): think of the variations in laws, from city to city, in >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462080546
US $60.00 CAN $70.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 272 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014
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Green Dream
Text by Winy Maas, Pirjo Haikola, Ulf Hackauf, John Thackara. Green Dream investigates what "green" means in practical terms for design, architecture and urbanism. Led by The Why Factory, the urbanist thinktank headed by Winy Maas, experts in the field debate what is currently considered >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056628628
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Pbk, 6 x 8 in. / 406 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2014
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Guide to Common Urban Imaginaries in Contested Spaces
Edited by Socrates Stratis. In an exploration of contested territories, this publication investigates the political agency of architecture and urban design in Famagusta, Cyprus, presenting stories about the future common spaces in their city. >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594201
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 272 pgs / 218 color.
Pub Date: 10/25/2016
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Handmade Urbanism: Mumbai, São Paulo, Istanbul, Mexico City, Cape Town
Edited by Marcos L. Rosa, Ute E. Weiland. Foreword by Richard Sennett. With urban expansion in almost global overdrive, opportunities for citizens to improve their own urban environment are growing steadily. Handmade Urbanism examines the possibilities of urban transformation that stem from community initiatives. It showcases projects >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592252
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Hbk, 8 x 10 in. / 224 pgs / 200 color / DVD (PAL only).
Pub Date: 10/31/2013
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Heritage as an Asset for Inner City Development
Text by Jean-Paul Corten, Ellen Geurts, Paul Meurs, Donovan Rypkema, Ronald Wall, et al. Drawing on the experience of urban management teachers and students, this book evaluates the role of cultural heritage in the development of contemporary cities, and examines how a city’s existing resources might benefit its future. >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081161
US $45.00 CAN $55.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 184 pgs / 125 color / 16 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/30/2014
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Highrise
Edited by Andres Janser. Texts by Karin Gimmi, Andres Janser, Andres Lepik, Clifford A. Pearson, Eric Schuldenfrei, Martino Stierli, Marisa Yiu. Did you know that around half of the world’s extant highrise structures were erected only within the past ten years? Highrise: Idea and Reality offers a comprehensive examination of the highrise phenomenon and its surprisingly >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729932
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Pbk, 7.75 x 10.25 in. / 168 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2012
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Home Delivery
Edited by Barry Bergdoll, Peter Christensen. Texts by Barry Bergdoll, Peter Christensen, Ken Tadashi Oshima, Rasmus Wærn. As the world’s population swells and the need for sustainable ways of living grows ever more urgent and obvious, prefabricated architecture has taken center stage. Even before our current predicaments, the mass-produced, factory-made home had >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870707339
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Hardback, 9.75 x 11.25 in. / 248 pgs / 175 color / 75 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/01/2008
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Housing After the Neoliberal Turn
Edited by Christian Hiller, Jesko Fezer, Nikolaus Hirsch, Wilfried Kuehn, Hila Peleg.

The housing question is a universal question. Everywhere, it speaks differently but directly to the challenges that define our times: social inequality, ecological crisis, displacement, asylum, migration, and privatisation. The volume International Case Studies brings >>more

Spector Books/Haus der Kulturen der Welt
ISBN 9783959050487
US $19.00 CAN $25.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 120 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/01/2016
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Images of the Body in Architecture
Edited by Kirsten Wagner, Jasper Cepl. Text by Claire Barbillon, Tobias Cheung, Günter Feuerstein, Tanja Jankowiak, Eckhard Leuschner, et al. The human body has a fundamental impact on the organization and interpretation of the world, and the built environment has accordingly been conceptualized in terms of the human body since ancient times, in theory and >>more

Wasmuth
ISBN 9783803007315
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Hbk, 6.25 x 9.5 in. / 404 pgs / 190 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/25/2015
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Imagine a Metropolis: Rotterdams Creative Class 1970-2000
Text by Patricia van Ulzen. The cultural climate of Rotterdam changed radically between 1970 and 2000. Opinions differ as to what the most important changes were and when they occurred. If the Rotterdam of 1970 was still a city with >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064506215
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 40 color / 12 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Implosions/Explosions
Edited and introduction by Neil Brenner. Text by Neil Brenner, Christian Schmid, Henri Lefebvre, David Harvey, Matthew Gandy, Marcel Meili, Roberto Luís Monte-Mór, Terry G. McGee, Edward W. Soja, J. Miguel Kanai, Andy Merrifield, Kanishka Goonewardena, Álvaro Sevilla-Buitrago, Roberto Luís Monte-Mór, Edward W. Soja, Stefan Kipfer, Brendan Gleeson, David Wachsmuth, Hillary Angelo, Andy Merrifield, Nikos Katsikis, David J. Madden, Max Ajl, John Friedmann, Henri Lefebvre. In 1970, the influential French Marxist philosopher and sociologist Henri Lefebvre published a book titled The Urban Revolution, in which he advanced the hypothesis that "society has been completely urbanized." By this, Lefebvre meant that >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868593174
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 576 pgs / 55 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014
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In Transit
Edited by Paul Meurs, Marc Verheijen. Contributions by Dolf Broekhuizen. Text by Florian Boer, Jannes Linders, Henk Oosterling, Arnold Reijndorp, Pieter Schrijnen. In today's city, mobility is not just a logistical or technocratic task but one of the key conditioning factors of urban development. With city users moving ever faster from place to place, the cityscape becomes >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056623012
US $44.95 CAN $55.00 FLAT40
Paperback, 9.5 x 6.75 in. / 192 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 07/02/2003
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Informal Market Worlds: Atlas
Edited by Peter Mörtenböeck, Helge Mooshammer. Informal markets are a central feature of the 21st century's first tumultuous years. Both part of and response to the homogenizing forces of globalization, they constitute a volatile shadow system of heterogeneous micro-locations. Informal Market >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081949
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Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 512 pgs / 450 color.
Pub Date: 08/25/2015
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Informal Market Worlds: Reader
Edited by Peter Mörtenböeck, Helge Mooshammer, Teddy Cruz, Fonna Forman. Bringing together imaginative architectural approaches with texts by key contemporary thinkers, the two-part Informal Market Worlds explores new ways to interrupt the dominant logics of neoliberal governance. The Reader includes expert essays on urban informality, >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081956
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Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 272 pgs / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/25/2015
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Information Exchange
Edited by Raymond Gastil, Zoå Ryan. Contributions by Joan Ockman. Text by Diana Balmori, Jon Calame, Alexander Garvin, Angus Gavin, Arnold Hamilton, Hugh Hardy, Laurie Hawkinson, Nadim Karam, John King, Jack Money, Ferhad Mulabegovic, Justin O'Connor, Sherida Paulsen, Yoshiko Sato, Till Schneider, Lawrence Vale, James After the attacks on the World Trade Center, the question of how cities renew, rebuild, and remember has become ever more pertinent. By placing the event within a global, cultural, and historical context, and examining >>more

Van Alen Institute
ISBN 9780972553520
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Paperback, 6.25 x 9.5 in. / 96 pgs / 115 color 7 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/02/2003
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Infrastructure as Architecture
Edited by Scott Lloyd, Katrina Stoll. Infrastructure as Architecture features essays and projects on the unity of infrastructure and architecture by a range of influential architects and writers including Stan Allen, Bureau E.A.S.T., Stefano Casciani, Dana Cuff, Alexander D'Hooghe, Jesse LeCavalier, >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868590913
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2011
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Infratecture
By Marc Verheijen. A city’s infrastructure—its tangle of streets, tunnels, routes and lines—can be much more than a mere functional necessity or an ad hoc constellation. Designed and constructed carefully and purposefully, "infratecture" can add significant sociological, cultural, >>more

NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082403
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Pbk, 8.25 x 10.5 in. / 224 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016
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Interrogating PoP in Architecture
Edited by Daniela Konrad. Preface by Jürgen Mayer H. As architects devise ever more radical gestures with which to wow an increasingly architecture-literate public, the discipline itself has had to engage conceptions of "popular culture." This volume traces the discussions of a group of >>more

Wasmuth
ISBN 9783803006943
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Pbk, 6.75 x 7.75 in. / 170 pgs / 150 color / 15 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2009
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Is There (Anti-)Neoliberal Architecture?
Edited by Ana Jeinic, Anselm Wagner. Contributions by Ole Fischer, Maria S. Giudici, Rixt Hoekstra, Christiane Irxenmayer, Tahl Kaminer, Ana Llorente, Olaf Pfeifer, Andreas Rumpfhuber, Ana Jeinic, Oliver Ziegenhardt, Gideon Boie. What relationship can be traced between neoliberalism and our built environment? This publication seeks to complement the primarily geographical and sociological approaches to neoliberalism from the perspective of architectural theory. Essays discuss both theoretical concerns >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592177
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9 in. / 160 pgs / 55 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/31/2013
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Kooperatives Labor Studierender + Atelier Bow-Wow

Can architecture enable the sharing of space and knowledge? As part of Wohnungsfrage, the Kooperatives Labor Studierender (Kolabs) and the Tokyo architecture office Atelier Bow-Wow are developing a housing model called urban forest for people >>more

Spector Books/Haus der Kulturen der Welt
ISBN 9783959050524
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9 in. / 100 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/01/2016
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Kotti & Co + Estudio Teddy Cruz + Forman

One night, in 2012, the tenants’ initiative Kotti & Co built a gecekondu (an informal dwelling built overnight) at Kottbusser Tor in Berlin-Kreuzberg. In conjunction with wide-ranging protest actions, the initiative formed itself into the >>more

Spector Books/Haus der Kulturen der Welt
ISBN 9783959050500
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Pbk, 6 x 8.5 in. / 240 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/01/2016
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L'Architecture Sauvage: Asger Jorn's Critique and Concept of Architecture
Text by Ruth Baumeister. Danish artist Asger Jorn (1914–1973) is internationally renowned for his activities within the CoBrA and the International Situationist groups. Quite apart from his paintings, prints, ceramics and sculptures, Jorn produced a remarkable amount of theoretical >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064507427
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 08/31/2014
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Landraum
Edited by Jörg Schröder, Kerstin Weigert. Rural space is something of a blank spot on the map of contemporary architecture. What spatial strategies characterize rural life and settlement? Led by Matthias Reichenbach-Klinke and his colleagues at the Chair of Planning and >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868590227
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Hbk, 8.5 x 9.5 in. / 352 pgs / illust. throughout.
Pub Date: 10/31/2010
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Landscape Vision Motion
Edited by Christophe Girot, Fred Truniger. The first volume in a new series from Jovis on landscape architecture today, Landscape Vision Motion asks the question: what objectives can be achieved in the theoretical exchange between visual studies, digital media, film, space >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592108
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Pbk, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 224 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Landscript 03: Topology
Topology is the third volume of the Landscript series, which explores spatial, physical, poetic and philosophical approaches to topology. This volume brings together scientific and creative disciplines to investigate landscape as a cultural construct nonetheless >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592122
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Pbk, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 304 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 12/31/2013
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Life-Styled: Health and Places
Edited by David Mah, Leire Asensio Villoria. From Hippocrates’ text On Air, Waters and Places to contemporary debates, the question of how best to design the built environment to positively impact public health has a long history. Produced as part of Harvard >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594225
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Pbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 368 pgs / 115 color.
Pub Date: 10/25/2016
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Limits: Space as Resource
By Vanessa Miriam Carlow. An essential addition to any urban planning library, this volume investigates how spatially limited cities take new directions in order to find innovative planning solutions. The responses of West Berlin, at the time of the >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594089
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Pbk, 7.75 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 60 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/25/2016
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Living Under The Crescent Moon
Edited by Alexander von Vegesack, Mateo Kries. Foreword by Alexander von Vegesack, Mateo Kries, Wim Pijbes, Kosme de Baranano. Text by Sebastien Boulay, Krin Pütt/Katrin Adolph, Annegret Nippa, Stefano Bianca, Eugen Wirth, Mateo Kries. Living under the Crescent Moon demonstrates the diversity of domestic lifestyles to be found from Morocco to Syria and the Arab Peninsula: from the nomadic tents of the Tuareg or Bedouins to Moroccan casbahs; from >>more

Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783931936419
US $75.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.75 x 13 in. / 320 pgs / 430 color.
Pub Date: 07/31/2013
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Living in Motion
Edited by Mathias Schwartz-Clauss, Alexander von Vegesack. Text by Robert Kronenburg, Mathias Schwartz-Clauss, Stephanie Bunn, Annemarie Seiler-Baldinger, Stephan Rammler, Antje Flade, Peter Dobers, Lars Strannegard. Flexibility, mobility and versatility: these three qualities have driven technological and formal innovations in design and architecture at least since modernism. Living in Motion is the first interdisciplinary account of flexible living, presenting works by >>more

Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783931936358
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Pbk, 9.5 x 11.25 in. / 288 pgs / 500 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2013
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Local Action and Participation
Edited by Angela Jain, Sabine Schröder, Ulrike Schinkel. Local Action and Participation, the fourth volume in the series Future Mega-cities, looks at participatory and local-action approaches to climate change adaptation and mitigation in urban areas, by examining seven case studies and pilot projects. >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592764
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Flexi, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2015
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Long Live Southbank
Edited by Ellen Parnavelas. Text by Steffan Blayney.

Long Live Southbank documents the history and culture of this iconic London landmark, which was threatened by a £120 million redevelopment, announced in March 2013. The Southbank Centre proposed designs to transform the Southbank Undercroft >>more

Heni Publishing
ISBN 9780992926809
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Hbk, 10 x 11.5 in. / 408 pgs / 600 color.
Pub Date: 12/15/2015
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Main Entrance
Foreword by Pierre Daix. Interview by Philippe Ungar. The Olympic Stadium in Montreal, the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris and the Officers Club in Abu Dhabi are just a few of Roger Taillibert's most iconic buildings. Here, Taillibert reminisces about his experiences, >>more

Éditions Dilecta
ISBN 9782916275789
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Hbk, 5 x 6.75 in. / 80 pgs / 16 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2011
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Make_Shift City
Edited by Francesca Ferguson. Make_Shift City looks at urban design strategies that renegotiate and emancipate shared spaces and resources within the city, showing how the increasing scarcity of resources and commons--particularly in Western cities--have far-reaching consequences for the everyday >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592238
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Pbk, 8.5 x 10.25 in. / 256 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014
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Making Room
Edited by Alan Moore, Alan Smart. Making Room is an anthology of texts on art, media and aesthetic practice in the context of squatting, occupation and urban-space activism. It includes pieces by activist researchers working between the academy and the movements >>more

Other Forms
ISBN 9780979137792
US $29.95 CAN $37.50 TRADE
Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 358 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016
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Mapping Hk
Edited by Anna Koor. Essay by Laurent Gutierrez and Valerie Portefaix. Foreword by Ackbar Abbas. Because of its singular history and geographic location, Hong Kong represents a unique synthesis of global city and local territory. The extreme character of its temporal and spatial conditions makes Hong Kong a moving platform >>more

Map Book Publishers
ISBN 9789628604012
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Paperback, 10.25 x 8 in. / 172 pgs / 150 color / 2 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/02/2001
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Megacities: Exploring a Sustainable Future
Edited by Steef Buijs, Wendy Tan, Devisari Tunas. Text by Peter Hall, Saskia Sassen, Edward Soja, Jeroen Kramer et al. Urbanization has evolved dramatically from monocentric settlements to polycentric networks and megacities of previously inconceivable size and population. This escalation of quantities and scales has ignited a fascination with the phenomenon of megacities. The book >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064507410
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 380 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Memories of Baku
Edited by Nicolas V. Iljine. Text by Fuad Akhundov, Farid Alakbarli, Farah Aliyeva, Jahangir Selimkhanov, Tadeusz Swietochowski. Memories of Baku is the visual retelling of the rich history of the capital of Azerbaijan and the country's rise to power as one of the largest oil producing nations in the world. This publication >>more

Marquand Books
ISBN 9780988227514
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Clth, 9 x 9.5 in. / 152 pgs / 143 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2013
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Metropolis No. 3: Education
Arguing for a radical approach to educational architecture—one in which education is embodied and enhanced by architecture—this volume proposes solutions towards the constructive development of inspiring educational buildings. >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868590708
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Pbk, 9.5 x 10.25 in. / 296 pgs / 212 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/30/2010
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Metropolis No. 5: Cosmopolis
Text by Olaf Bartels, Dirk Meyhöfer, et al. Amid the worldwide networks of finance and trade, a new international urban society is also emerging: a cosmopolis. Metropolis 5 looks at the structures of “cosmopolis” communities, exploring how architecture and urban design can be >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868590753
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Pbk, 9.5 x 10.25 in. / 296 pgs / 230 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2012
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Metropolis No.1: Reflection
Text by Saskia Sassen et al. There's no getting around it anymore. We are in an age of globalization, and cities around the world are being challenged in brand new ways with no historical precedents to guide them. The highly anticipated >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633907
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Paperback, 6.5 x 8 in. / 250 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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Metropolis No.2: Resources
Half of mankind lives in cities, and the tendency is on the increase. Urban people use the greater part of the world's energy and yet also produce the most pollutants--with far-reaching consequences for the world >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633914
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Pbk, 9 x 10.25 in. / 240 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2009
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Migropolis
Edited with text by Wolfgang Scheppe. Text by Giorgio Agamben, Valeria Burgio. Since its publication in 2010, Migropolis—the four-year study on the globalized city conducted by the philosopher Wolfgang Scheppe at the Università Iuav de Venizia—has achieved the status of a standard reference text. Now available in >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775741118
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Pbk, 2 vols., 7.25 x 10 in. / 1,344 pgs / 2,078 color.
Pub Date: 06/28/2016
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Mobility and Transportation
Edited by Wulf-Holger Arndt. The increasing ubiquity of megacities, with their complex transport networks, poses daunting challenges both for city planners and municipal administrators--and for their overstrained budgets. However, this phenomenon also offers a real-time laboratory in which experts >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592740
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2015
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Modernism In-Between
Text by Wolfgang Thaler, Maroje Mrdulja?, Vladimir Kulic. Socialist Yugoslavia was a country suspended between cultures, political systems and Cold War blocs, and as a result, in the early postwar years it produced a body of modernist architecture that defies easy classification and >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868591477
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Hbk, 8.5 x 10 in. / 272 pgs / 180 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/31/2012
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NL28 Olympic Fire
Edited by Ole Bouman, Winny Maas. Text by Winny Maas, Ole Bouman et al. The Olympic Games, which will be held in Holland in 2028, constitute a mega-event on an almost unimaginable scale. Sport, the economy, city marketing, urban development and even regional and national development are fundamentally affected. >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056626280
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Pbk, 6.25 x 9 in. / 336 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 11/01/2008
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Networked Cultures
Edited by Peter Moertenboeck, Helge Mooshammer. Based at Goldsmiths, University of London, Networked Cultures is a collaborative venture between artists, architects and urbanists that investigates the cultural transformations underway in Europe by examining the potential and effect of networked spatial practices. >>more

NAi Publisher
ISBN 9789056620592
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 320 pgs / illustrated throughout / DVD (PAL).
Pub Date: 08/01/2008
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New Connections: New Architecture, New Urban Environments And The London Jubilee Line Extension.
Contributions by Maryanne Stevens. In December 1999, London acquired a new component to its urban Underground system: the Jubilee Line was extended eastwards from Westminster to Stratford East, creating 11 new stations. This ambitious project incorporated innovative engineering techniques >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781903973042
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Cloth / 64 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 02/01/2001
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New Connections: New Architecture, New Urban Environments and the London Jubilee Line Extension
Contributions by Maryanne Stevens. In December 1999, the city of London completed the first extension of its underground transportation system in more than 30 years. With its innovative engineering and striking design, the state-of-the-art Jubilee Line Extension has won >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9780810966413
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Cloth, 5.5 x 7.5 / 64 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 02/01/2002
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New Mosques
Text by Holger Kleine. New Mosques presents the research of 14 interior architect students from RheinMain University in Germany, studying the spatial concepts of mosques. The publication aims to address how contact between Islam and the Western world has >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868593464
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 128 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015
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New Power
Edited by Hans A. Grube. Berlin’s power stations are architectural marvels--but technical and economic progress has made many of them either obsolete or economically unviable. (Two prime examples include the Steglitz Power Station and the Scharnhorst Transformer Station, both designed >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633273
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 128 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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New Urbanism
Edited by Robert Fishman. Essays by, Peter Calthorpe and Lars Lerup. Foreword by George Baird. Introduction by Doug Kelbaugh. In this volume Peter Calthorpe, renowned West Coast town planner and author, presents the case for New Urbanism, a movement that has enjoyed meteoric success since he co-founded it in the early 1990s. More utopian >>more

University of Michigan, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning
ISBN 9781891197352
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9 in. / 80 pgs / 70 color.
Pub Date: 02/15/2005
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Not The Trailer
Edited by Michelle Provoost, Mechthild Stuhlmacher. Text by Wilma Kempinga, Rien Korteknie, Annuska Pronkhorst, Felix Rottenberg. Many schools have to contend with the tension between an inflexible building and constantly changing requirements for use. With this in mind, WiMBY! (Welcome into My Backyard!, a Rotterdam-based organization for revitalizing post-war housing areas) >>more

Valiz/WiMBY!
ISBN 9789080818514
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Hardcover, 6.5 x 6.25 in. / 176 pgs / 120 color / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/02/2004
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Notes on Local Architecture in Israel
Text by Gilead Duvshani. What is local architecture? What are its characteristics in general, and in a country like Israel--with its relatively recent statehood, mixed cultures and long-standing conflicts--in particular? Architect Gilead Duvhsani lays out a crystallized worldview and >>more

Wasmuth
ISBN 9783803006899
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 268 pgs / 200 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2009
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Open 13: The Rise of the Informal Media
Edited by Jorinde Seijdel, Liesbeth Melis. With the rise of less formal, more personal media outlets like YouTube and blogs, the mass media is no longer our only public forum. This issue of the Dutch architectural journal Open investigates these new >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056626044
US $30.00 CAN $35.00 FLAT40
Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 90 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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Open House
Essay by Florentine Sack. Foreword by Ingeborg Flagge. Take Rem Koolhaas's lauded new Seattle Public Library, and remove it from its context. Would it be as beautiful? Would it lose something of its meaning (not to mention the books off the shelves), if >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783936314434
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / 80 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/15/2005
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Open House
Edited by Alexander von Vegesack, Jochen Eisenbrand. Introduction by Jochen Eisenbrand, Gloria Gerace, Susanne Jaschko. Foreword by Alexander von Vegesack, Jochen Eisenbrand; Richard Koshalek, Gerhard Seltmann. Text by Jochen Eisenbrand, Susanne Jaschko, Christiane Sauer, Dana Hutt, Bruce Sterling, Hartmut Häussermann, Beatriz Colomina, Linda Taalman. The miniaturization and networking of computer processors as well as the digitalization and wireless transmission of data are opening up new possibilities for domestic environments. But what consequences will this have on residential architecture? Emerging >>more

Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783931936662
US $75.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9 x 11.5 in. / 268 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 07/31/2013
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Oswald Mathias Ungers: Morphologie
First published in 1982, German architect Oswald Mathias Ungers' City Metaphors juxtaposes more than 100 various city maps throughout history with images of flora and fauna and other images from science and nature. Ungers assigns >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865609465
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 116 pgs / 115 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/30/2011
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Otto Neurath: The Language of the Global Polis
Text by Nader Vossoughian. The Austrian sociologist Otto Neurath was a seminal figure of twentieth-century modernist thought. Member of the Vienna Circle, founder of the Museum of Society and Economy, inventor of the famous Isotype pictorial system and champion >>more

NAi/D.A.P. Distributed Art Publishers
ISBN 9789056627980
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / 89 color.
Pub Date: 05/31/2011
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Parallel Cities
Edited with text by Andrew Blauvelt. Text by Jennifer Yoos, Vincent James. Parallel Cities examines the history of the multilevel city with a focus on elevated pedestrian systems as a recurrent concept in urban planning and design. The book chronicles the evolution and migration of this concept >>more

Walker Art Center
ISBN 9781935963127
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Pbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 208 pgs / 125 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/26/2016
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Performative Urbanism
Edited by Sophie Wolfrum, Nikolai Brandis. This volume examines the relationship between architectural design and its realization in an urban environment. It proposes an interplay between architectonic material and urban usage and action, and interprets our interaction with architecture as a >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868593044
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 192 pgs / 65 color.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015
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Perspectives in Metropolitan Research I
Edited by Gernot Grabher, Joachim Thiel. Large-scale investment projects, or “mega-projects,” often turn into icons of planning failures, overspending and extensive delays. This publication explores, with an international focus, how such disastrous enterprises can serve as potential catalysts for urban reform, >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868593709
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016
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Piecing Together Los Angeles: An Esther McCoy Reader
By Esther McCoy. Edited and with text by Susan Morgan. Esther McCoy (1904–1989) is one of the twentieth century’s foremost architecture historians, and one of the greatest chroniclers of the architecture of midcentury southern California. Her 1960 book Five California Architects has long been acknowledged >>more

East of Borneo Books
ISBN 9780615528236
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Pbk, 6 x 8.25 in. / 392 pgs / 6 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/30/2012
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Post-War Reconstruction in the Netherlands 1945–1965
Edited by Anita Blom, Simone Vermaat, Ben de Vries. In the wake of the destruction of World War Two, the Netherlands' bombed cities and villages reemerged from the rubble, and new buildings and infrastructure appeared thanks to central management. This book documents and celebrates >>more

NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082793
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Pbk, 9 x 11 in. / 240 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 04/25/2017
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Power: Producing the Contemporary City
Edited by Berlage Institute. Text by Saskia Sassen, Lieven de Cauter, Michiel Dehaene, John Urry, Lieven De Cauter. Never before have so many people lived in an urban environment: More than half the world's current population does, and that number is expected to rise to two-thirds by 2050. The contemporary city is the >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056625795
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 288 pgs / 470 color.
Pub Date: 08/01/2007
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Precisions: Architecture Between Sciences and the Arts
Edited by Ákos Moravánszky, Ole W. Fischer. Architecture has always been an interdisciplinary vocation, requiring both scientific aptitude and aesthetic flair of its practitioners. But with the huge technological developments in architecture--in its materials, design and implementation--over the past century or so, >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633426
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Paperback, 6 x 8.5 in. / 272 pgs /23 color / 110 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/01/2008
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Radical Games
Text by Lara Schrijver. Through three radical critiques of Modernist architecture, illustrated by the iconic--and very different--works of the Situationist International, Venturi Scott Brown and Archigram, Radical Games offers new perspectives on the architecture of the 1960s. It illuminates >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056626785
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 248 pgs / 60 color / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/30/2010
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Radically Modern
Edited by Thomas Köhler, Ursula Müller. Preface by Thomas Köhler. Text by Adrian von Buttlar, Bruno Flierl, Hartmut Frank, Anna Maria Heckmann, Irma Leinauer, Stanislaus von Moos, et al. This publication examines Berlin’s emerging architecture during the 1960s, including such famous developments as Stalinallee, Alexanderplatz, Breitscheidplatz and the Märkisches Viertel. Historical documents illustrate political, social and technical visions for a divided city recovering from >>more

Wasmuth
ISBN 9783803007933
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Pbk, 9 x 10.5 in. / 208 pgs / 200 color / 45 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016
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Re-Public
Edited by Véronique Patteeuw. The up-and-coming Dutch firm ZUS (Zones Urbaines Sensibles), founded in 2001 by Elma van Boxel and Kristian Koreman, is a think tank of two--tackling the landscape architect’s role in the contemporary city. Based in Rotterdam, >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056626259
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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Reactivate!
Text by Indira van 't Klooster. As Europe’s economic stasis persists, the construction of new buildings in Holland continues to follow suit--but the number of new architects entering the profession is increasing. Finding themselves in a radically different landscape to that >>more

Valiz/Trancity
ISBN 9789078088806
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 130 color / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2013
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Real Projects for Real People
Text by Anne Nigten, Kristina Andersen, Matthew Fuller, Sam Nemeth, et al. The Patching Zone is a multidisciplinary design laboratory where students and professionals from various backgrounds discuss creative applications of technology to daily life. In Real Projects for Real People, lab initiator Anne Nigten takes stock >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056627973
US $25.00 CAN $30.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6 x 8.25 in. / 209 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011
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Redesigning Wounded Landscapes
Our global thirst for energy and raw materials is increasing all the time. Year after year, humanity exhausts large quantities of mineral resources; the areas of the world in which we drill and dig for >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868591422
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Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 196 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 12/31/2012
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Reduce Reuse Recycle: Rethink Architecture
Edited by Muck Petzet. The creative conversion and repurposing of existing structures is a defining feature of contemporary German architecture. Published for Germany’s pavilion at the 2012 Venice Biennale’s Architecture Exhibition, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle looks at this trend through >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775734257
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 272 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 11/30/2012
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Reflexive Design
Edited by Margitta Buchert. Text by Margitta Buchert, Christoph Grafe, Alban Janson, Wolfgang Jonas, Angelika Schnell, Manuel Scholl, Lara Schrijver, Ullrich Schwarz, Sophie Wolfrum. Reflexive Design presents an integrative approach, both in theory and in practice, to the emergence and interpretation of research-based design strategies in architecture. The contributions in this book portray the wide spectrum of creative and >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592986
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / 90 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/30/2014
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Revisions Of Space: An Architectural Manual
Essays by Dick van Gameren and Hans Ibelings. More felt than seen, space is a key quality of architecture that has eluded definition for centuries. People speak of how they feel in certain spaces, or how they move through them, yet those spaces >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056624217
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Hardcover, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 168 pgs / 120 color / 164 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/15/2005
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Robert Venturi: Complexity And Contradiction In Architecture
Foreword by Arthur Drexler. Introduction by Vincent Scully. First published in 1966, and since translated into 16 languages, this remarkable book has become an essential document of architectural literature. A "gentle manifesto for a nonstraightforward architecture," Venturi’s Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture expresses >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870702822
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Paperback, 11 x 8.5 in. / 136 pgs / 35 reproductions.
Pub Date: 07/02/2002
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Rotterdam Architecture City
Text by Paul Groenendijk, Piet Vollaard. This compact guide to Rotterdam’s architecture catalogues the latest high-profile buildings, such as the new Central Station and De Rotterdam, along with established icons like the Kunsthal and the Van Nelle Factory. In true guidebook >>more

NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082304
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Pbk, 5 x 9 in. / 128 pgs / 135 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016
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Second Hand Spaces
Edited by Michael Ziehl, Sarah Osswald, Oliver Hasemann, Daniel Schnier. In this volume, 27 urban planning experts highlight the backgrounds, users and effects of so-called “second hand spaces”--vacant sites which have been repurposed in areas undergoing urban change. The new functions of these spaces range >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868591552
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Pbk, 6.75 x 8.75 in. / 464 pgs / 350 color.
Pub Date: 12/31/2012
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Self-Made City
Edited by Kristien Ring. Architecturally, Berlin is a city where anything can happen: disused spaces can be easily transformed, and classic buildings readily engage with new architects. Self-Made City looks at the evolving condition of architecture in Berlin, including >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868591675
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Pbk, 8.5 x 10.75 in. / 224 pgs / 180 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2013
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Sensing Space
Text by Nadin Heinich, Franziska Eidner. The incorporation of new technology into architecture continues to define our everyday lives, whether it be tiny sensors woven almost invisibly into materials, buildings which communicate with their surroundings via the facades, or "intelligent" houses >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633952
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Pbk, 6.75 x 8 in. / 160 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 12/31/2009
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Sensing Spaces: Architecture Reimagined
Text by Philip Ursprung. This title focuses on the sensual aspects of architecture - the subtle and intangible ways it impacts on human experience - through the work of six leading architects from around the world.
Philip Ursprung is professor >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781907533716
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Cloth, 10 x 12 / 192 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 05/06/2014
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Shanghai Kaleidoscope
Text by Christopher Phillips. This oversize study of Shanghai's creative culture presents an adventurous mix of architectural models, digital simulations, designer fashion apparel, drawings, runway videos, paintings, photo-works and video installations by the city's leading contemporary artists. Christopher Phillips, >>more

Royal Ontario Museum of Art
ISBN 9780888544605
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Hbk, 10 x 14 in. / 144 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/01/2009
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Shenzhen
Edited by Linda Vlassenrood. In 1980, Shenzhen, then a small fishing village, was awarded the status of “Special Economic Zone” by the Chinese government, bringing about rapid economic and urban reform. This publication provides an overview of Shenzhen’s current >>more

NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082373
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Pbk, 5.5 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 148 color.
Pub Date: 11/22/2016
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Signs of the City
Edited by Rudolf Netzelmann, Peter Winkels, Stephan Horn. The modern city always exerts a semiotic bombardment: we are surrounded on all sides by a pictographic labyrinth, whether in notices, posters, graffiti or advertising. But with the use of digital cameras and GPS receivers, >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868590142
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Pbk, 8.5 x 10.75 in. / 176 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 12/31/2009
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Simply Design
Edited by Margitta Buchert, Laura Kienbaum. Text by Margitta Buchert, Verena Brehm, Felix Hoepner, Laura Kienbaum. Amid the ascent of sustainability as a primary criterion in current architectural practice, the status of aesthetics has become a curiously fraught topic. Simply Design explores the tension between these criteria across five themed chapters: >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592221
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 192 pgs / 85 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2013
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Situational Urbanism
Text by Otto Paans, Ralf Pasel. Situational Urbanism combines urban spatial theory with a comprehensive toolkit of flexible design methods for transforming modernist urban areas, ranging in scale from the individual house to the block to the neighborhood. >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592580
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Pbk, 8.5 x 9.25 in. / 240 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014
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Six Canonical Projects by Rem Koolhaas
By Ingrid Böck. Dutch architect, architectural theorist and urban thinker Rem Koolhaas (born 1944) has been a protagonist of the international architectural avant-garde since the 1970s; his numerous worldwide awards include the Pritzker Prize in 2000 for his >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592191
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9 in. / 240 pgs / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/28/2015
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Sky High: Vertical Architecture
Text by Chris Abel. This book accompanies Norman Foster's selection of exciting current and future skyscraper projects, scheduled to appear within the 2003 Summer Exhibition at London's Royal Academy of Arts. It includes graphic wizardry showing how London will >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781903973332
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Cloth, 7.25 x 10.75 / 72 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 08/01/2003
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Small Scale, Big Change
Introduction by Barry Bergdoll. Text by Andres Lepik. The role of the global architect in society is changing. Instead of waiting for commissions to come their way, architects are initiating and developing practical solutions in response to dramatically changing living conditions in many >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870707841
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Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 140 pgs / 170 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2010
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Smart City in Practice
Edited by Lena Hatzelhoffer, Kathrin Humboldt, Michael Lobeck, Claus-Christian Wiegandt. Are “smart cities” the future of urban living? This book examines a five-year public-private partnership between the German telecommunications company Deutsche Telekom and the city of Friedrichshafen in southern Germany. The project aimed to extend >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868591514
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Flexi, 9.5 x 11.25 in. / 272 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 12/31/2012
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Solving Complex Problems
Text by Walter Schönwandt, Katrin Voermanek, Jürgen Utz, et al. This publication introduces a methodology for developing target-specific, functional solutions to the complex logistics of architecture and urban spatial planning. The techniques apply to a myriad of professionals--architects, planners, politicians, managers--who are routinely confronted with >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592443
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 208 pgs.
Pub Date: 10/31/2013
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Spatial Research Lab
Global urbanization, demographic change and the requirements of sustainability and competitiveness call for new solutions to ever-diminishing urban space. In this logbook-style publication, six universities and colleges, and 25 doctoral students draw up innovative, sustainable >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868591279
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 320 pgs / 140 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Specifics
Edited by Christiane Soerensen, Karoline Liedtke. Specifics presents the proceedings of the 2013 conference on landscape architecture hosted by ECLAS (The European Council of Landscape Architecture Schools) and the Hafen City University. In this publication, scientists, planners, architects, artists, engineers and >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592993
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Pbk, 8 x 10.5 in. / 512 pgs / 60 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/30/2014
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Stille Straße 10 + Assemble
In Stille Straße 10 in the Pankow district of Berlin, a group of elderly people saved their meeting house from closure. The members of the group occupied the building for 112 days and took the >>more

Spector Books/Haus der Kulturen der Welt
ISBN 9783959050517
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Pbk, 11.75 x 8.25 in. / 100 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/01/2016
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Suburban Constellations
Edited by Roger Keil. In a world of growing and multiplying cities, suburbanization is the most visible and pervasive phenomenon. While the single-family home subdivisions of North America continue to proliferate, many other forms of suburbanization are now emerging >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592313
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 208 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2013
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Sweet & Salt
Edited by Tracy Metz, Maartje van den Heuvel. Water management runs in the blood of the Dutch: draining the Netherlands and keeping it dry is a process they started centuries ago and continue to this day. In Sweet & Salt: Water and the >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056628482
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Pbk, 9 x 11 in. / 296 pgs / 280 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012
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Sympathetic Seeing: Esther McCoy and the Heart of American Modernist Architecture and Design
Edited and text by Kimberli Meyer, Susan Morgan. Interview by Makoto Watanabe. Reyner Banham once said of the great architecture historian Esther McCoy (1904–1989) that “no-one can write about architecture in California without acknowledging her as the mother of us all.” Esther McCoy first moved to Los >>more

Moderne Kunst Nürnberg
ISBN 9783869842653
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Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 144 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/29/2012
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Territories in Crisis
Edited by Cristina Bianchetti, Elena Cogato Lanza, Agim Enver Kercuku, Angelo Sampieri, Angioletta Voghera. Based on case studies from Italy, France, Spain, Belgium and Switzerland, this publication offers a timely analysis of how recession compels and transforms urban innovation. Territories in Crisis proposes new urban models and provides tools >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868593839
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 328 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016
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Thanks for the View, Mr. Mies
Edited and with text by Danielle Aubert, Lana Cavar, Natasha Chandani | Placement. Lafayette Park, an affordable middle-class residential area in downtown Detroit, is home to the largest collection of buildings designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe in the world. Today, it is one of Detroit’s most >>more

Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781935202929
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 288 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 10/31/2012
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The Acoustic City
Edited by Matthew Gandy, Benny Nilsen. The Acoustic City consists of a series of cutting-edge essays on sound and the city, and a specially commissioned CD. The book is comprised of five thematic sections: sound mappings, sound cultures, the recording of >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592719
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 208 pgs / 100 b&w / Audio CD.
Pub Date: 08/31/2014
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The Architectonic Colour: Polychromy in the Purist Architecture of Le Corbusier
Contributions by Jan de Heer. From 1918 onward, Le Corbusier, who was not only an architect but also a painter, was engaged in conceiving and generating the idea of Purism, a pursuit he undertook in conjunction with the painter Amédée >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064506710
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Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 248 pgs / 500 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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The Capsular Civilization
Text by Lieven de Cauter. Particularly since September 11, the War on Terrorism and the war in Iraq, it has been almost impossible to dissociate architecture from its social context. Add to this the massive influence of capitalism on architecture, >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056624071
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Hardcover, 5.5 x 8.5 in. / 208 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/15/2005
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The Chinese Dream
Contributions by Neville Mars, Adrian Hornsby. China is in the midst of breakneck transformation. The last 30 years of astonishing economic growth and political and cultural reform have been driven by the world’s biggest ever urban boom. Soon, China will take >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064506529
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Hbk, 7.75 x 9.75 in. / 784 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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The City as Interface
By Martijn de Waal. In this thought-provoking book, Martijn de Waal, Assistant Professor at the University of Amsterdam, discusses the ways in which digital and mobile media are changing urban life and our everyday experience of our physical surroundings. >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462080508
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Pbk, 5.75 x 9 in. / 224 pgs / 12 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2014
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The City as Resource
Edited by Kees Christiaanse, Tim Rieniets, Nicolas Kretschmann, Mark Michaeli, Christian Salewski. The City as a Resource proposes a model of the city as a resource containing untapped possibilities and potentials for both individuals and society as a whole. This resource, however, is not inexhaustible; it will >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868591446
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Flexi, 7.25 x 10.75 in. / 288 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015
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The Critical Seventies
Essay by Martien de Vletter. There is no period in the history of the Netherlands which excites such emotion, resistance, or aversion as the decade of the 1970s. Following in the wake of the democratization wave of 1968, some regard >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056623838
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / 75 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/02/2004
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The Death and Life of the Total Work of Art
Edited by Chris Dähne, Rixt Hoekstra, Carsten Ruhl. This book is a compendium of essays, presented during the 12th International Bauhaus Colloquium 2013, on the idea of the Gesamtkunstwerk. It offers an interdisciplinary approach to an important aspect of the Bauhaus. >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592610
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / 45 color / 15 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/29/2015
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The Domestic and the Foreign in Architecture
Text by Nezar Alsayyad, David Chipperfield, Frederic Jameson, Rem Koolhaas, Denise Scott-Brown, Robert Venturi. For centuries, across nations, dialogue between the domestic and the foreign has affected and transformed architecture. Today these dialogues have become highly intensified. The Domestic and the Foreign in Architecture examines how these exchanges manifest >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064505669
US $55.00 CAN $65.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.25 in. / 376 pgs / 110 color / 110 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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The Essence of Things
Edited by Mathias Schwartz-Clauss, Alexander von Vegesack. Text by Dirk Baecker, Martin Hartung, Wiebke Lang, Mathias Schwartz-Clauss. The Essence of Things investigates the motifs and motivations of reduction in design, particularly industrial design. Thoroughly researched and beautifully illustrated, it considers the importance of technological and economic conditions, as well as the dialogue >>more

Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783931936501
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Pbk, 9.75 x 12.5 in. / 136 pgs / 180 color.
Pub Date: 07/31/2013
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The Feeling of Things By Adam Caruso
A principal of the London-based architecture firm Caruso St. John, "Gritty Brit" Adam Caruso has been writing intensively since the mid-1990s. His essays, published in The Architect's Journal, OASE, Blueprint and Tate, focus on architectural >>more

Poligrafa
ISBN 9788434311862
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Hardback, 6.25 x 8.75 in. / 96 pgs / 12 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/04/2009
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The Flexible City
Text by Tom Bergevoet, Maarten van Tuijl. In Europe, the period of great economic and demographic growth is largely over. Unlike in Latin America, Asia or Africa, the boundaries of European cities are no longer expanding, but have essentially come to a >>more

NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082878
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 216 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 08/23/2016
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The Functional City: CIAM and the Legacy of Van Eesteren
Text by Kees Somer. Dutch architect and planner Cornelis van Eesteren served as president of CIAM, the Congrès International d'Architecture Moderne, from 1930 to 1947. His tenure there was steady and influential, but has been little studied, as the >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056625764
US $75.00 CAN $90.00 FLAT40
Hardcover, 9.75 x 12 in. / 304 pgs / 100 color/ 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/01/2007
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The Future of Architecture
Edited by Herman Hertzberger. Text by Herman Hertzberger, Anna Heringer, Jean-Philippe Vassal, Nanne de Ru, Jan Jongert, Marijn Schenk, Hedwig Heinsman, Rudy Stroink. Internationally acclaimed Dutch architect Herman Hertzberger (born 1932), an early proponent and practitioner of the so-called school of "structuralism" (sustainable buildings that can evolve to meet their users’ changing needs), invited colleagues and students to >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462080829
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Pbk, 5.5 x 9 in. / 96 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014
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The Future of the Skyscraper
Edited by Philip Nobel. Text by Bruce Sterling, Tom Vanderbilt, Matthew Yglesias, Diana Lind, Will Self, Emily Badger, Dickson Despommier. Illustrations selected by Michael Govan. Engines of industry, expressions of ego or will, tall towers are nonetheless, when they pierce the shared skies, intensely public. We may ask of them artistic questions: what do we make of these things we >>more

Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781938922787
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Pbk, 4.25 x 7 in. / 144 pgs / 7 color.
Pub Date: 06/23/2015
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The Housing Question Complete Set

How do we create affordable housing today? Who are today’s new clients? What new answers can be found to the age-old housing questions? Housing constitutes the rooms, neighborhoods and streets of our daily lives, but >>more

Spector Books/Haus der Kulturen der Welt
ISBN 9783959050562
US $198.00 CAN $255.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9 x 13 in. / 1000 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/01/2016
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The Landscape of Contemporary Infrastructure
Text by Marcel Smets, Kelly Shannon. Since its initial publication in 2010, The Landscape of Contemporary Infrastructure has become a standard reference for designers; this new edition brings the indispensable volume back into print.
The design of infrastructural networks--the systems that enable >>more

nai010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082397
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Pbk, 9.25 x 11 in. / 272 pgs / 475 color.
Pub Date: 08/23/2016
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The Metropolitan Laboratory Magazine, Vol. 1
Edited by Kristin Feireiss, Lukas Feireiss. ANCB The Aedes Metropolitan Laboratory (Berlin) was launched in 2009 as a physical and intellectual space focused on the inseparable interplay between urban form and social life. Now in its eighth year, ANCB decided to >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783944083032
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Pbk, 7.25 x 10.5 in. / 202 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 09/01/2016
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The Participatory City
Edited by Yasminah Beebeejaun. Participation has been a focus for urban studies since the 1960s, and in the last decade new research aspects and critical debates on the subject have emerged across a wide range of disciplines. The changing >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868593754
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 192 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 09/27/2016
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The Playground Project
Edited with introduction by Gabriela Burkhalter. Text by Xavier de la Salle, Vincent Romagny, Sreejata Roy. Until sometime in the 1980s, playgrounds were places for social experiments, risky projects and spectacular sculptures. Architects, urban planners, artists, parents and children were invited to leave their comfort zones and to venture something new >>more

JRP | Ringier
ISBN 9783037644546
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Pbk, 8 x 10.5 in. / 256 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016
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The Port of Rotterdam
Text by Adriaan Geuze, Frank de Kruif, Peter de Langen, Isabelle Vries, et al. The Port of Rotterdam analyzes the history of Rotterdam as a port city from economic, geographic and logistic perspectives. With rich illustrations, interviews and narratives, the book highlights impressive engineering feats and compares the port >>more

NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082359
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 272 pgs / 310 color.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016
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The Post Socialist City
Edited by Marina Dmitrieva, Alfrun Kliems. The socialist ideals of the early twentieth century argued for a radical overhaul of architectural philosophy, reasserting the value of public space and redefining all forms of creative endeavor towards the benefit of the collective. >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868590180
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 208 pgs / 30 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2010
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The Power of Pro Bono
Edited by John Cary and Public Architecture. Foreword by Majora Carter. Preface by John Peterson. A first-of-its-kind book, equally representing the voices of architects and their clients, The Power of Pro Bono presents 40 pro bono design projects across the country. The clients include grassroots community organizations like the Homeless >>more

Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781935202189
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Hbk, 8 x 10 in. / 288 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2010
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The Search for Europe
The eighth volume in the annual series sponsored by BBVA as part of its OpenMind initiative devoted to disseminating knowledge on key issues of our time, The Search for Europe analyses the present and future >>more

LA FABRICA
ISBN 9788416248421
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Pbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 448 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 05/24/2016
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The Universitas Project
Conceived and Directed by Emilio Ambasz. Essays by Jean Baudrillard, Manuel Castells, Gillo Dorfles, Ronald Dworkin, Umberto Eco, Erich Jantsch, Suzanne Keller, Gyorgy Kepes, Richard L. Meier, Martin Pawley, Octavio Paz, et al. Foreword by Terrance Riley. In January of 1972, The Museum of Modern Art hosted "The Universitas Project," a two-day conference sponsored by the Museum's International Council and the Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies. The distinguished participants, from a >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870700705
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.75 in. / 440 pgs.
Pub Date: 09/15/2006
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The Western Town
Edited by Alex Lehnerer. Foreword by Robert E. Somol. Text by Jayne Kelley, Alex Lehnerer, Jared Macken, Lorenzo Stieger. The Western town of roughly 1860–90 exists in an ephemeral moment in American history. Always being realized but never really there, these towns vanished entirely from the prairie by the end of the nineteenth century. >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775736596
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Hbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 176 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2014
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The Wrong House: The Architecture of Alfred Hitchcock
By Steven Jacobs. In this imaginative and scholarly book, Steven Jacobs explores the architectural elements of Alfred Hitchcock’s films and the vital role they played in providing atmosphere and facilitating plot development. Hitchcock famously left nothing to chance, >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462080966
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Pbk, 6 x 9.5 in. / 344 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014
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Through a Clouded Glass: Mendelsohn, Wijdeveld and the Jewish Connection
Text by Gilbert Herbert, Liliane Richter. This scholarly study of the relationship between the visionary German-Jewish and Dutch-Catholic Modernist architects Erich Mendelsohn and Hendrik Wijdeveld, respectively, is a moving and gripping narrative that will appeal to academics and laymen alike. >>more

Wasmuth
ISBN 9783803006967
US $60.00 CAN $70.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 7.75 x 10.25 in. / 200 pgs / 3 color / 87 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2009
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Tokyo Void
Text by Marieluise Jonas, Heike Rahmann. Tokyo's urban landscape is full of contradictions: a densely packed megalopolis, it affords thousands of vacant spaces. This volume explores possibilities for rethinking these spaces in creative ways such as "space agencies" and various architectural >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592726
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Pbk, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 192 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2015
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Towards a New Kind of Building
By Kas Oosterhuis. Today's buildings are designed with digital tools and produced by digitally controlled methods. This construction technology now requires us to reevaluate our conception of the realization and the look of architecture, since these means enable >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056627638
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 200 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/31/2011
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Town Planning in the Netherlands
By Cor Wagenaar. This reprinted publication presents anew an acclaimed overview of town planning in the Netherlands from the late 18th century onward. The book sheds light on developments such as the emergence of a national railway network, >>more

NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082410
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Flexi, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 640 pgs / 500 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016
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Town Planning in the Netherlands Since 1800
Text by Cor Wagenaar. This overview of town planning in the Netherlands begins in the late eighteenth century, recording the way the Dutch rebuilt the cities they inherited from the seventeenth century. The book is oriented around seven geopolitical >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064506826
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 640 pgs / 500 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Transforming Cities
Edited by Kristin Feireiss, Oliver Hamm. This book presents 47 examples from the Urban Intervention Award Berlin, including permanent and provisional attempts to effect various kinds of urban intervention. These interventions bring together experts from fields such as culture, architecture and >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868593372
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Pbk, 8.25 x 10.5 in. / 192 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015
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UN Urbanism
Edited by Regina Bittner, Wilfried Hackenbroich, Kai Vöckler. Cities often become the key battlefields in modern warfare, resulting of course in human casualty, and also in the wholesale destruction of urban structures. Afterwards, when reconstruction commences, it appears that the process follows strikingly >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868590876
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 260 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2011
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Uneven Growth
Edited with text by Pedro Gadanho. Text by Richard Burdett, Teddy Cruz, David Harvey, Saskia Sassen, Nader Tehrani. In 2030, the world's population will be a staggering eight billion people. Of these, two-thirds will live in cities; most will be poor. With limited resources, this unbalanced growth will be one of the greatest >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870709142
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Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 176 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 12/31/2014
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Update!
Edited by Annett Zinsmeister. Update! invites a range of essayists to reflect on the continued relevance of the Bauhaus 90 years after its founding in 1919. Despite its brief existence and revolving directorship, the Bauhaus remains one of the >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868591026
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / 16 color / 35 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/30/2011
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Urban Agriculture Europe
Edited by Frank Lohrberg, Lilli Licka, Lionella Scazzosi, Axel Timpe. With examples from Barcelona, Milan, Warsaw, Geneva and more, this publication is the first comprehensive, interdisciplinary publication to address urban agriculture in Europe. Apart from well-known examples of urban gardening, it also studies activities in >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868593716
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Pbk, 8 x 11 in. / 232 pgs / 147 color / 276 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016
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Urban China Work in Progress
Edited by Brendan McGetrick. Work In Progress is a multidisciplinary publication that brings together a number of China's most influential contemporary writers, photographers and critics to assess the scope of Chinese culture and its recent, rapid industrialization. Culled from >>more

Blue Kingfisher
ISBN 9789881803399
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Pbk, 10 x 12.5 in. / 208 pgs / 355 color / 114 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/31/2010
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Urban Constellations
Edited by Matthew Gandy. Today home to over half of the world's population, cities determine the shape of our culture and our politics, and generate new relationships between nature, technology and the human body. This collection brings together a >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868591187
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 208 pgs / 75 color / 5 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2012
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Urban Literacy
By Klaske Havik. Literature provides essential insights into how people experience, use and imagine places. In an accessible but scientifically aware manner, architect and author Klaske Havik (born 1975) argues that literary authors most effectively portray the concept >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081215
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Pbk, 6.75 x 8.75 in. / 256 pgs / 80 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/24/2015
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Urban Living
Edited by Kristien Ring. How can residential building strengthen broader urban structures? And how can architecture meet the requirements of new forms of cohabitation, owing to a broader social mix or to live-work spaces? This book presents exemplary solutions >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868593310
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Pbk, 8.25 x 10.25 in. / 256 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015
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Urban Planning and the Pursuit of Happiness
Edited by Marc Schalenberg, Arnold Bartetzky. The ultimate goal of urban planning must always be utopian--to improve the lives of citizens, at work or at play. The course of history shows that notions of civic "happiness" as expressed in urban design >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868590203
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 208 pgs / 50 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/31/2009
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Urban Politics Now
Text by Slavoj Zizek, Edward Soja, Juliet Flower MacCannell, Neil Smith, Dieter Lesage. In Urban Politics Now, the Rotterdam-based “architect philosophers” Gideon Boie and Matthias Pauwels--otherwise known as The BAVO Bureau for Architectural Theory--issue a challenge to sociologists, social geographers, philosophers, urban planners and architects, asking, "What ails >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056626167
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Paperback, 5.75 x 9 in. / 240 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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Urban Potentials
Edited by Yolanta Bielanska, Torsten Birne et al. What is urbanity? How and where do we experience it, and in what ways does it condition our perceptions of the contemporary city? Does art play a major role? How about architecture, music or popular >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633815
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Pbk, 6.25 x 9.25 in. / 328 pgs / 121 color / 32 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2009
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Urban Space
Text by Klaus Theo Brenner. Photographs by René Wildgrube. Klaus Theo Brenner’s architectural study of the development of modernism in European architecture includes archival photographs published as postcards in the early twentieth century, as well as contemporary portraits of Milan’s architecture from the 1920s >>more

Wasmuth
ISBN 9783803007681
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Hbk, 7.75 x 11.5 in. / 140 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 05/31/2014
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Urbanizing the Mojave Desert: Las Vegas
Text by Nicole Huber, Ralph Stern. Flashing facades, garish casinos, and neon lights—isn't that our image of the gambling metropolis of Las Vegas? But what of the city that lies beyond The Strip? Urbanizing the Mojave Desert: Las Vegas shows us >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633501
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Hardback, 8.5 x 6 in. / 192 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 10/01/2008
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Vacancy Studies
Edited by Ronald Rietveld, et al. Vacancy Studies offers an optimistic perspective on the temporary reuse of vacant spaces such as bunkers, churches, castles, hospitals, prisons, palaces and airports. An indispensable reference, this book investigates the design approach of "strategic interventions," >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081468
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Hbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 192 pgs / 215 color.
Pub Date: 03/24/2015
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Vinex Atlas
Contributions by Jelte Boeijenga, Jeroen Mensink. It was in the early 1990s that the Dutch Ministry of Housing, Spatial Planning and the Environment published the supplement to the fourth report on spatial planning. This policy document achieved fame and notoriety under >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064505942
US $69.95 CAN $85.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 9.5 x 13.5 in. / 304 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Visionary Cities
Edited and with text by Winy Maas and The Why Factory. Recognizing that our civic responsibilities towards our environments have drastically increased, Visionary Cities ambitiously sets the agenda for the city of the future. Amid crippling bureaucracies and economic crises, present-day thinking on city design remains >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056627256
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 240 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2010
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We Own the City
Edited by Tris Kee, Francesca Miazzo. We Own the City examines the ways in which urban dwellers--who used to be merely "clients" of development--are taking ownership of their neighborhoods. Bottom-up initiatives are cropping up around the world, but institutions, government offices >>more

Valiz/Trancity
ISBN 9789078088912
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.25 in. / 296 pgs / 170 color .
Pub Date: 09/30/2014
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Weather in the City
Text by Sanda Lenzholer. There is plenty of urban architecture whose design fails to take the urban climate properly into account: a beautifully laid-out square where you are nearly blown off your feet, or a modern city apartment that >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081987
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Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 216 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 08/25/2015
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WiMBY! Hoogvliet
Edited by Michelle Provoost. Text by Felix Rottenberg. The suburban Dutch neighborhood of Hoogyliet, just outside Rotterdam, was designed after World War II along Modernist lines. Over the ensuing years, the district became more and more rundown and economically depressed. Then the WiMBY! >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056625955
US $55.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Paperback, 6.75 x 8.5 in. / 528 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
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Writingplace: Investigations in Architecture and Literature
Edited by Klaske Havik, Susana Oliveira, Mark Proosten, Jorge Mejía Hernández, Mike Schäfer. Writingplace marks an emerging discussion on the relationship of literature and architecture. The book, which grows out of an online platform of the same name, offers reflections on the role played by written language as >>more

NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082816
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 288 pgs / 60 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2017
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You Can't Change China, China Changes You
Contributions by John van de Water. John van de Water set off to a rapidly modernizing China in 2004, a young, enthusiastic and ambitious architect. His intention was to put into practice in China the internationally recognized ideas of NEXT architects, >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064507625
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Pbk, 5.5 x 8.5 in. / 272 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Young Research Forum
Edited by Lukas Born. This volume contains a selection of writings from a German research program on the sustainable development of future megacities. Research topics include public transport, water treatments and issues, clean development mechanisms and land use planning. >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868592795
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2014
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VISUAL BOOK INDEX | OUT OF PRINT

20Th Century Urban Design In The Netherlands
Edited by Hans Ibelings. >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056620851
US $44.95 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Paperback, 8.5 x 11 in. / 192 pgs / 112 color / 116 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/02/2000
Out of print
After-Sprawl: Research On The Contemporary City
Edited by Xaveer de Geyter. Essays by Geert Bekaert, Ivan Nio, Emanuel Christ, Maria Chiara Tosi, Stefano Munarin and Alex Wall. Increasing urban sprawl throughout Western Europe is giving rise to more and more areas characterized by a diffuse urbanization or urban network. In After Sprawl, the Brussels-based firm of Xaveer de Geyter Architects examines this >>more

nai010 publishers/Rotterdam & deSingel International Arts Centre, Antwerp
ISBN 9789056622657
US $35.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 236 color 27 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/02/2002
Out of print
Archisculpture
Essays by Gottfried Böhm, Christoph Brockhaus, Markus Brüderlin, Philip Ursprung, et al. ArchiSCULPTURE examines modern sculpture's proximity to and interplay with architecture, a phenomenon long neglected in the history of sculpture--but especially pronounced in the 20th century. More than any other medium, it is sculpture that crosses >>more

Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775714914
US $55.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 9.5 x 12 in. / 240 pgs / 115 color / 141 b&w
Pub Date: 01/02/2005
Out of print
Architecture & Legitimacy
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nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789072469779
US $14.95 CAN $17.50 TRADE
Paperback
Pub Date: 04/02/1996
Out of print
Architecture For Education
Edited by Robert Sharp. Contributions by Cindy Moelis, Lubrano Ciavarra, Konig Eizenberg, Marble Fairbanks, Doug Garofalo, Jack Gordon. Text by Pamela Clarke, Thomas Forman, Sharon Haar, David Hanson, Jamie Hendrickson, Susan Klonsky, Jeffery Lackney, Alexander Polikoff, Mark Robbins. If the environment that surrounds us affects us in both subtle and direct, immediate and lasting ways, then the architecture of our schools is of profound importance. To this end, the National Endowment for the >>more

Business and Professional People for the Public Interest
ISBN 9781564661012
US $24.95 CAN $27.50 TRADE
Paperback, 8.75 x 9.75 in. / 136 pgs / 40 color.
Pub Date: 04/02/2003
Out of print
Architecture Is Participation
Text by Susanne Hofmann. Today there is an increasing demand for public participation in the shaping of the built environment. With realized pilot projects and practical guidelines, this volume presents examples of successful community, administration and city-dweller participation in >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868593471
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Pbk, 8.5 x 9.5 in. / 216 pgs / 200 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015
Out of print
Architektur Als Disciplin
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nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056620318
US $22.15 CAN $25.00 TRADE
Paperback
Pub Date: 08/02/1997
Out of print
Artificial Landscape
Edited by Hans Ibelings. >>more

NAi Publishers
ISBN 9789056621667
US $45.00 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 8.66 x 11.02 in. / 304 pgs / 175 color / 540 b&w
Pub Date: 10/02/2000
Out of print
Asmara: The Frozen City
Edited by Jochen Visscher. Photographs by Stefan Boness. The Northeastern African nation of Eritrea spent much of the early twentieth century as a colony of Italy, and more recently shook off another invader, Ethiopia. Its capital city, which dates back more than 700 >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783936314618
US $19.95 CAN $25.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 6 x 6 in. / 96 pgs / 94 color.
Pub Date: 07/01/2007
Out of print
Atlas of Shrinking Cities
Essays by Elke Beyer, Anke Hagemann, Philipp Oswalt and Tim Rieniets. Between 1990 and 2000, every fourth city in the world was shrinking, and this tendency is on the rise. Which urban areas are people leaving? How is it happening? And why now? The Atlas of >>more

Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775717144
US $60.00 CAN $70.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 9.75 x 12.5 in. / 160 pgs / 100 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/01/2006
Out of print
Back to the City
Edited by Steffen Lehmann. Text by Angela Philip, Stephen Garrett, Michael J. Ostwald. When empty city lots and abandoned buildings are reclaimed for creative architectural or artistic interventions, interesting things happen. These days, as the postindustrial city continues to morph, and often to atrophy, public space has become >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775723299
US $55.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Hbk, 7.75 x 11.75 in. / 260 pgs / 350 col.
Pub Date: 04/01/2009
Out of print
Bauhaus Weimar
Artwork by Michael Siebenbrodt. In April 1919 Walter Gropius founded the Bauhaus in Weimar, Germany. Until 1925, the year it moved to Dessau, this was the meeting-place for the wide spectrum of often contradicory ideas, utopias and experiments that >>more

Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775790314
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Paperback, 8.5 x 11 in. / 286 pgs / 380 color / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/02/2001
Out of print
Beyond Form
Edited by Omar Calderón, Christine Calderón, and Peter Dorsey. Essays by Neil Leach, Jeffrey Kipnis, Omer Fast, Andrew Benjamin, Donald Kunze, et al. Introduction by Saul Ostrow. Thanks to digital technology and post-structuralist thought, architects and artists are facing a brave new world of bodies without organs, buildings that circumscribe their function, and art that forms a prosthetic hard drive for our >>more

Lusitania Press
ISBN 9781882791095
US $30.00 CAN $35.00 TRADE
Paperback, 7 x 9.5 in. / 192 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 08/02/2004
Out of print
Blank
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nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056620929
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9 in. / 504 pgs / 60 color / 50 b&w
Pub Date: 03/02/1999
Out of print
Brussels: A Manifesto Towards the Capital of Europe
Edited by Joachim Deklerck, Martino Tattara, Veronique Patteeuw. Text by Pier Vittorio Aureli, Mario Tronti, et al. The fiftieth anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Rome is the fiftieth birthday of the "European project." Here an international team of 16 architects and urban planners associated with the important Dutch architecture >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056625528
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 200 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/01/2007
Out of print
Buildings That Last
Essays by Huub Croes, Marcel Dewever, Michiel de Haas and Joost van Kasteren. Buildings that Last provides the layperson with a basis for participating in the discussion about sustainable housing. This book is not about bricks and adobe, nor about cladding with aluminum or glass, nor about the >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056622084
US $24.95 CAN $27.50 TRADE
Hardcover, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 176 pgs / 30 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/02/2004
Out of print
City Branding: Image Building & Building Images
Edited by Urban Affiars. Essays by Koen van Synghel, Michael Speaks, Florian Berci and Hans Mommaas. Ever since the Guggenheim Museum put Bilbao in the international spotlight, cities everywhere have been seeking to etch themselves into the world map with a sophisticated campaign and a carefully selected image. This book takes >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056622626
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 168 color
Pub Date: 07/02/2002
Out of print
Civil Art:Urban Space As Architectural Task
This publication marks the commencement of the construction of the building known as "The Resident," architect Rob Krier's most recent design for the city of The Hague. >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056620134
US $55.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 8.5 x 11 in. / 176 pgs / 60 color / 140 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/02/1996
Out of print
Connected Cities
Edited by Christoph Brockhaus, Soke Dinkla, >>more

Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775708494
US $45.00 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Clth, 9 x 12 in. / 409 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 04/02/2000
Out of print
Contemporary Korean Architecture
Edited by Sung Hong Kim, Peter Cachola Schmal. A megacity is a metropolitan area with a population of 10 million or more people--some definitions also include density in the equation, requiring more than 2,000 people per square kilometer. Seoul, Korea, more than qualifies: >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633372
US $49.95 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Hardback, 8.5 x 11 in. / 272 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
Out of print
Cornelius Van Eesteren: The Idea Of The Functional City
By Cornelius van Eesteren. Contributions by Vincent van Rossem. Dutch architect Cornelis van Eesteren's dream of the functional city was never realized, but his masterpiece of architectural prospecting is presented here in its entirety. >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056620561
US $27.50 CAN $32.50 TRADE
Hardcover, 8.7 x 9.4 in. / 160 pgs / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/02/1998
Out of print
Creating Knowledge
Edited by Lucia Grosse-Bächle, Hille von Seggern, Julia Werner. Creating Knowledge formulates an interdisciplinary position on urban design that recognizes the huge range of loaded issues we bring to the subject today. What are the ethical obligations of design, for example, amid the effects >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633488
US $58.00 CAN $70.00 TRADE
Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 464 pgs / 150 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/01/2008
Out of print
Creativity and the City: How the Creative Economy is Changing the City
Edited by Simon Franke and Evert Verhagen. Essays by Richard Florida, Charles Landry, Jeroen Saris, Arnold Reijndrop, Robert Kloosterman and John Tackera. Richard Florida, the economist whose The Rise of the Creative Class brought into common usage the terms "creative class" and "creative city," may be American, but as a contributor to Creativity and the City he >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056624613
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Hardcover, 8.5 x 5.5 in. / 208 pgs / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2006
Out of print
Design's Delight
Text by Jan van Toorn. This book presents a number of experimental projects in communication design as a symbolic and public practice. It proceeds from a critical position vis-à-vis the customary mediation of information—a position more necessary than ever, now >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064505225
US $29.95 CAN $35.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 230 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
Out of print
Documentary Now: Contemporary Strategies in Photography, Film and the Visual Arts
Edited by Frits Gierstberg. Edited by Martijn Verhoeven, Maartje van den Heuvel, Hans Scholten. Essays by Jean-François Chevrier, Ine Gevers and Tom Holert. From nineteenth-century double-exposures that allegedly captured ghosts to painted, airbrushed and digitally altered images and reality TV, the credibility and objectivity of documentary photography and film are always in question. The development of 'in-between' genres >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056624552
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Hardcover, 5.5 x 5.5 in. / 192 pgs / 28 color / 18 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2006
Out of print
Done. Book
Edited by Wolfgang Scheppe. In his previous project Migropolis, Wolfgang Scheppe proposed Venice, Italy, as a prototype of the increasingly globalized city. Here, the German philosopher reexamines the city from another perspective. Done. Book is an "inquiry into the >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775727730
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Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 368 pgs / 14 color / 385 duotone.
Pub Date: 01/31/2011
Out of print
Dot.City
Edited by Torsten Blume and Gregor Langenbrink. Cell phones, automatic teller machines and the Internet have incontrovertibly become part of our daily lives, indistinguishable from other components of our habitual everyday activity. Life does not seem to have been fundamentally changed by >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783936314946
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 09/02/2004
Out of print
Dream City
Edited by Max Stemshorn. Essays by Sabine Bresuhn, Sebastian Redecke, Ulrich Schnieder, Manfred Schmalriede and Klaus Topfer. Photographs by Claudio Hils. What would Venice be without St. Mark's Square? Town planners of the past knew well the benefits and importance of open areas within the city walls. However, comparable squares or public spaces are relatively rare >>more

Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775710619
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Hardcover, 8 x 10 in. / 144 pgs / 60 color / 25 b&w
Pub Date: 08/02/2001
Out of print
Dutchtown
Essays by Bernard Colenbrander, Michelle Provoost. >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056621407
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9 in. / 124 pgs / 181 color / 48 b&w
Pub Date: 02/02/2000
Out of print
Everyday Urbanism
Edited by Rahul Mehrotra. Essays by Margaret Crawford and Michael Speaks. Foreword by George Baird. Introduction by Doug Kelbaugh. Everyday Urbanism is one of three books in the “Michigan Debates on Urbanism” series that also features New Urbanism and Post Urbanism. Each book represents a distinct, inevitable, but still-emerging paradigm in contemporary urbanism >>more

University of Michigan, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning
ISBN 9781891197345
US $17.95 CAN $20.00 TRADE
Paperback, 6.5 x 9 in. / 80 pgs / 46 color.
Pub Date: 02/15/2005
Out of print
Fear & Space
Essays by Benjamin Barber, Mark Pimlott, Moritz Küng and, Jacob Voorthuis. Introduction by Bert De Muynck. Be afraid... be very afraid! A natural disaster could strike at any time, right now someone is being kidnapped, and your morning cereal isn't as healthy as you think. Western society is being terrorized by >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056624224
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 50 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/15/2005
Out of print
Feelings Always Local
Edited by Joke Brouwer and Arjen Mulder. Essays by Arjun Appadurai, Mike Davis, Alexander Galloway, Tijs Goldschmidt, Christopher Kelty, Karim Nader, Loretta Napoleoni, Gijs Van Oenen and Christa Sommerer. Interactive art organizes itself as an open system: it preserves its coherence by exchanging matter, energy, and information with the environment. In that manner, interactive art is art whose state of rest must be disturbed >>more

nai010 publishers/V2_Organization
ISBN 9789056624231
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Paperback, 6.25 x 9 in. / 208 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 03/15/2005
Out of print
Follydock Expo: Sixteen Follies in Heijplaat, Rotterdam
Text by Lowieke Duran, Agnes Verweij. The International FollyDOCK Contest invites architects and artists to design a folly--a visually provocative, poetic structure without a specific function--for the changing Heijplaat district of Rotterdam. This volume collects the 16 winning projects for 2007, >>more

Veenman Publishers
ISBN 9789086901616
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Paperback, 9.5 x 11.5 in. / 94 pgs / 150 color / DVD ( PAL & NTSC).
Pub Date: 08/01/2008
Out of print
Form Defining Strategies
Edited by Asterios Agkathidis, Markus Hudert, Gabi Schillig. This book examines experimental design methodologies in the field of architecture and their implementation in academic settings. Theoretical considerations by guest essayists and numerous examples of conceptual designs complement the holistic approach to the subject >>more

Wasmuth
ISBN 9783803007100
US $24.00 CAN $27.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 5.5 x 7.5 in. / 126 pgs / 30 color / 250 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2009
Out of print
Frederick J. Kiesler: Endless Space
Edited by Dieter Bogner and Peter Noeve. Essays by Greg Lynn, Lisa Phillips and Lebbeus Woods. Frederick J. Kiesler was an architect, sculptor, painter, designer, and art historian. He was tireless in his pursuit of a radical new concept of interior spaces: his dream was a polydimensional living space, an organic >>more

Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775710473
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Paperback, 8.25 x 10.5 in. / 128 pgs / 45 color / 15 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/02/2001
Out of print
Fun! Leisure And The Landscape
Essay by Tracy Metz. Photographs by Janine Schrijver and Otto Snoek. Leisure time is increasingly a decisive factor in the changing landscape of the Netherlands, and in the trajectory of Dutch society, as both urban and rural zones are reconceived to accommodate a culture at play. >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056622459
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.75 in. / 240 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 11/02/2002
Out of print
Gritty Brits: New London Architecture
Text by Raymund Ryan, Iain Sinclair. Gritty Brits presents the work of six emerging architectural practices--all based in London, and all building within the complex setting of the British capital. Featuring the work of Adjaye/Associates, Caruso St John Architects, FAT [Fashion >>more

Carnegie Museum of Art
ISBN 9780880390477
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Paperback, 11 x 9 in. / 112 pgs / 149 color.
Pub Date: 06/01/2007
Out of print
Hand-Drawn Worlds
Edited by Kristin Feireiss. Not all architectural renderings are done by straight edge or CAD program; not all spaces are visually related through blueprints. Impressive architectural spaces, spaces of atmospheric density, are also, and often to highly suggestive effect, >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783936314069
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Hardcover, 9.5 x 11.25 in. / 204 pgs / 130 color
Pub Date: 04/02/2004
Out of print
Happy
Edited by Cor Wagenaar. Essays by Aaron Betsky, Ronald Brouwer, Helma Hellinga, Michelle Provoost, Paolo Scrivano and Ed Taverne. Foreword by Kristin Feireiss. Happy: Cities and Public Happiness in Post-War Europe is the result of a fascinating search for expressions and representations of happiness in the European city during the second half of the twentieth century. Images of >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056624088
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Flexibound, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 320 pgs / 200 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/15/2005
Out of print
Housing For The Millions
Edited by Koos Bosma. Essays by Dorine van hoogstraten, Martijn Vos. The Dutch Foundation for Architectural Research (SAR) was established in 1965 as a research institute and remained active until the beginning of the 1990s. Its innumerable research reports, policy recommendations and practical experiments have profoundly >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056621780
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Hardcover, 9.5 x 6.75 in. / 350 pgs / 340 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/02/2001
Out of print
Ideals In Concrete
Edited by Mieke Dings. Essays by Jàrn Dwel, Wolfgang Kil, Gyàrgy Konrad, Bohadan Tscherkes and Anna Tilroe. Can there still be talk of a shared culture in the 'Family of Europe,' or are the East and West estranged? This question is the main theme of this beautifully designed book that provides, through >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056624033
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 184 pgs / 75 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/15/2005
Out of print
In Search Of The New Public Domain
Essays by Maarten Hajer, Arnold Reijndorp. The last ten years have witnessed a rediscovery of the concept of public space in the arenas of urban policy-making and design, and an intensification of the debate about the importance of public space for >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056622015
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Paperback, 5.5 x 8.75 in. / 128 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/02/2002
Out of print
In the Absence of Raimund Abraham
Edited by Peter Noever, Wolf D. Prix. Text by Vito Acconci, Peter Cook. As a critic, stalwart nonconformist and champion of utopian architecture, Austrian architect Raimund Abraham (1933-2010) made one of the most significant contributions to contemporary architecture in 2002, with the construction of the Austrian Cultural Forum >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775729994
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.25 in. / 128 pgs / 164 color / DVD.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011
Out of print
Kiesler: Selected Writitngs
By Frederick Kiesler. Edited by Gunda Luyken. Contributions by Siegfried Gohr. One of the most creative artists of our century, Frederick Kiesler worked from the 1920s onwards as an architect, stage designer and environmental artist. His best-known works are still the Endless House project, the design >>more

Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775706285
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.25 in. / 144 pgs / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/02/1997
Out of print
Lessons for Students in Architecture
Text by Herman Hertzberger. Herman Hertzberger’s Lessons for Students in Architecture was first published in 1991, as an elaborated version of lectures he had given since 1973 at Delft University of Technology. It presents a broad spectrum of subjects >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064505621
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Pbk, 8.25 x 10.5 in. / 272 pgs / 763 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
Out of print
Living In The Lowlands
Essays by Hans Ibelings, Aaron Betsky, Vladimir Stissi, Martien de Vletter, Jean Paul Baeten, Jaap Jan Berg, Herman van Bergeijk, Joosje van Geest, Marieke Kuipers, Ellen Smit, Marinke Steenhuis, Marcel Teunissen, and Mariet Willinge. Living in the Lowlands offers a kaleidoscopic overview of one of the most important themes in Dutch architectural history: living and the home environment. Fifteen domestic scenes illustrate important points in the history of housing >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056623869
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 100 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/02/2004
Out of print
Michael Maltzan: No More Play
Edited by Jessica Varner. Text by Iwan Baan, Catherine Opie, Sarah Whiting, Charles Waldheim, Matthew Coolidge, et al. In No More Play: Conversations on Urban Speculation in Los Angeles and Beyond, American architect Michael Maltzan traces the transformations that have taken place in the city of Los Angeles since the early 1990s. Through >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775728461
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 68 color / 17 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/31/2011
Out of print
Migropolis
Edited by Wolfgang Scheppe. In winter 2006, under the stewardship of philosopher Wolfgang Scheppe, a collective of students from the IUAV University in Venice fanned out to subject their city to a forensic structural mapping. Out of this fieldwork, >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775724852
US $195.00 CAN $240.00 TRADE
Slip, Hbk, 2 vols, 7 x 10 in. / 1344 pgs / 2078 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2010
Out of print
Mixed Farming
Edited by Liesbeth Melis. Essays by Frits Gierstberg, Gerrie Andela, Yttje Feddes, Maartje van den Heuvel, and Jan Douwe van der Ploeg. About 10,000 agricultural businesses in the Netherlands are closed every year. Where once there were grazing cows, now there are golfers playing the back nine or rows of campervans and tents--or even farm museums. Some >>more

nai010 publishers/SKOR
ISBN 9789056623807
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Paperback, 8.5 x 10 in. / 216 pgs / 150 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/02/2004
Out of print
Mobility
Edited by Francine Houben and Luisa Calabrese. Essays by Odile Decq, Paul Meurs, Joerg Rekittke and Dennis Lago. The theme of the first Rotterdam International Architecture Biennial was mobility--as it relates to the city and the landscape, and the design culture that comes with it. Held between May and July 2003, the biennial >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056622572
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 448 pgs / 280 color / 10 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/02/2003
Out of print
Multiple City: Urban Concepts 1908-2008
Edited by Sophie Wolfrum, Winfried Nerdinger, Susanne Schaubeck. Multiple City details worldwide trends in urban development against the backdrop of the field's evolution over the past 100 years. As this volume demonstrates, though the discourse around urban development enjoys temporary popularity, development itself >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783868590012
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Hbk, 6.75 x 9.75 in. / 344 pgs / 130 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2009
Out of print
Ortlos: Architecture Of The Networks
Designer and author David Carson pronounced the “End of Print” in response to the virtual world's ever-increasing influence on design. And if Ortlos: Architecture of the Networks is any indication, it seems that the group >>more

Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775716529
US $55.00 CAN $65.00 SDNR30
Hardcover, 8 x 9.5 in. / 204 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 11/15/2005
Out of print
Otto Neurath
Text by Nader Vossoughian. Austrian sociologist Otto Neurath was a seminal Modernist figure. Much attention has been given to his achievements in the fields of graphic design and philosophy (Neurath was a member of the Vienna Circle, founder of >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056623500
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Hardback, 7.75 x 10.75 in. / 176 pgs / 89 color / 15 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/01/2008
Out of print
Parasite Paradise
Essays by Jennifer Allen, Hans Ibelings, Olof Koekebakker, Liesbeth Melis, Ivan Nio and Gijs Van Oenen. Parasites are flexible and temporary structures, designed by artists or architects, that feed off of existing infrastructure. Parasite Paradise documents 23 projects that respond on their own terms to new and unforeseen demands. Many of >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056623302
US $34.95 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Paperback, 6.5 x 9.25 in. / 190 pgs / 130 color / 45 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/02/2004
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Planning Amsterdam
Edited by Allard Jolles, Erik Klusman and Ben Teunissen. Since 1928, nine master plans have been created for the city of Amsterdam. The most recent, “Opting for Urbanity,” was completed in 2003 by the city's Physical Planning Department. In this span of 75 years, >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056623333
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Paperback, 9.5 x 11.25 in. / 208 pgs / 20 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/02/2004
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Post Urbanism
Edited by Roy Strickland. Essays by Peter Eisenman, Barbara Littenberg Steven Peterson. Foreword by George Baird. Introduction by Doug Kelbaugh. This volume is one of three books in The Michigan Debates on Urbanism, a series that also features Everyday Urbanism and New Urbanism. Each book represents a distinct, inevitable, but still-emerging paradigm in contemporary urbanism, >>more

University of Michigan, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning
ISBN 9781891197369
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9 in. / 80 pgs / 40 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/15/2005
Out of print
Premises
Essays by Benjamin H.D. Buchloh, Sylvère Lotringer, Denis Hollier, D.N. Rodowick, Dudley Andrew, Philippe Abaïzar, Joseph Abram and Sophie Tasma-Anargyros. New Lower Price Premises: Invested Spaces in Visual Arts, Architecture & Design from France, 1958-1998 brings together more than 100 visual artists and architects working in France over the past 40 years. This catalogue explores >>more

Guggenheim Museum
ISBN 9780892072866
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Hardcover, 9.25 x 12 in. / 543 pgs / 600 color / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 07/02/2003
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Re-Designing Nature
Edited by Florian Matzner, Susanne Witzgall, Iris Meder. Zones in which nature can offset the tyranny of the built environment are an essential part of any satisfying urban experience, aesthetically and ecologically. (Re)Designing Nature presents innovative design concepts for enhancing the presence and >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775727990
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Pbk, 8.25 x 9.75 in. / 205 pgs / 204 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2011
Out of print
Reference: Oma
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nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789072469953
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Hardcover
Pub Date: 03/02/1997
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Serve City
Edited by Regina Sonnabend. Foreword by Omar Akbar. Conversation with Neil Leach, Anna Klingman and Wilfried Hackenbroich The new urban elite live a lifestyle that benefits from and heavily depends on the service economy, a development with potential consequences for architecture and urban planning. Serve City explores this latest challenge to the >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783936314915
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 152 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/02/2004
Out of print
Shrinking Cities: Volume 1
Edited by Philipp Oswalt. Essays by Regina Bittner, Robert Fishman, Dave Haslam, Wolfgang Kil, Walter Prigge, Klaus Ronneberger, Thomas J. Sugrue and Barbara Steiner. From Great Britain, Belgium, Finland and Italy to Russia, Kazakhstan and China, cities are shrinking--while urban-planning debates focus on the growth of the megalopolis, many of the world's existing population centers are watching their citizens >>more

Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775716826
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9 in. / 736 pgs / 389 color / 114 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/01/2006
Out of print
Shrinking Cities: Volume 2
Edited by Philipp Oswalt. Essays by Will Alsop, Ruedi Baur, Jàrg Dettmar, Wolfgang Engler, Robert Fishman, Susanne Hauser, Wolfgang Kil, Rem Koolhaas, William Neill and Wouter van Stiphout. Shrinking cities have pushed urban design and classical city planning to their limits. The new challenges they pose require new approaches, joining the "hard" tools of construction with the "soft" tools of political, social, cultural >>more

Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775717113
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9 in. / 736 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 06/01/2006
Out of print
Smart about Cities
Edited by Maarten Hajer, Ton Dassen. Text by Maarten Hajer. Current discussions on urban planning regularly invoke the concept of the smart city—a city based on innovative urban planning, which itself is based on "smart" technologies that are supposed to make cities safer, cleaner and >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081482
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 184 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015
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Snooze
Introduction by Lars Lerup. SNOOZE n. 1. The nicest moment of the day, between dreaming and waking, in a slumbering state of being. 2. Just one more push on the snooze button. 3. An exuberant exploration that couples the >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056623135
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Paperback, 6.75 x 8 in. / 128 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 08/02/2003
Out of print
Sorry, Out of Gas
Edited by Giovanna Borasi, Mirko Zardini. Texts by Adam Bobbette, Daria Der Kaloustian, Pierre-Édouard Latouche, Caroline Maniaque. The year 1973 marks one of the most important turning points in the history of the twentieth century. Prior to that year, the world had become accustomed to a plentiful supply of inexpensive fossil fuels--especially >>more

Edizioni Corraini/Canadian Centre for Architecture
ISBN 9788875701437
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Paperback, 6.75 x 9.75 in. / 236 pages / 150 color / 78 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/01/2008
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Supermodernism
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nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056620745
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Paperback, 4.5 x 7.5 in. / 144 pgs / 30 color / 30 b&w
Pub Date: 07/02/1998
Out of print
Supermodernism
Essay by Hans Ibelings. Almost four years since its initial appearance, Hans Ibelings' essay on the new tendency towards abstract, neutral architecture has lost none of its relevance. His identification and examination of the last word in modern architecture >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056622671
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Paperback, 4.75 x 7.75 in. / 160 pgs.
Pub Date: 04/02/2003
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Teaching at the Bauhaus
Edited by Rainer Wick. Text by Gabriele Grawe. Within the space of only 14 years, the Bauhaus permanently altered the course of modern design and Walter Gropius' pedagogical approach revolutionised art schools. Interest in the Bauhaus and Gropius's methods is as lively today >>more

Hatje Cantz Publishers
ISBN 9783775708012
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Hardcover, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 400 pgs / 250 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/02/2001
Out of print
Territories: Islands, Camps And Other States Of Utopia
Edited by Anselm Franke. Essays by Ariella Azoulay, Matthew Buckingham, David Campbell, Zvi Efrat, Rudolf Maresch, Sean Snyder and Rafi Segal. An exhibition and book about space, politics, and power, Territories provides Israeli architects, critics, filmmakers and artists with an open platform. Aiming to formulate a multi-layered critique by means of territorial research, Territories attempts to >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783883757346
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Paperback, 9.5 x 12 in. / 300 pgs / 173 color / 123 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/02/2003
Out of print
The Architectural Detail
Edited by Ed Melet. The Architectural Detail gives an overview of architectural detailing from a galaxy of prominent contemporary Dutch architectural firms. Exploring the relationship between detail and wider context, what is underlined here is not the purely functional >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056621858
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Paperback, 11 x 8.75 in. / 192 pgs / 225 color / 180 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/02/2003
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The Art Of The Accident
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nai010 publishers/V2-Organization
ISBN 9789056620905
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9 in. / 288 pgs / illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 03/02/1999
Out of print
The Art of Recycling in Kenya
By Annelise Della Rosa. Preface by Richard Leakey. Afterword by Gabriella M. Gilli. Shoes made from discarded rubber, a knife grinder made from a bicycle wheel, an organ made from water pipes, a lamp made from plastic bottle bottoms and a clock made from old flip-flops are a >>more

Charta
ISBN 9788881586974
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 136 pgs / 142 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2009
Out of print
The Berlage Survey of the Culture, Education, and Practice of Architecture and Urbanism
Edited by Salomon Frausto. Text by Rob Docter, Alejandro Zarea-Polo, Wiel Arets, et al. Celebrating the twentieth anniversary of the Berlage Institute--the Netherlands' international training ground for architecture--this publication investigates how architectural models, insights and principles create a global architectural culture. With contributions by both prominent and up-and-coming architects, >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056627652
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 320 color.
Pub Date: 12/31/2011
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The Chinese City
Artwork by Eduard Kogel. Text by Ulf Meyer. A study of the ongoing development of cities in China, and the response of both Chinese and European architects to the issues raised by such rapid growth. >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783931321246
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Hardcover, 8.5 x 11 in. / 128 pgs / 35 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/02/2000
Out of print
The Other Cities
Edited by Regina Sonnabend and Rolf Stein. Ever increasingly, Western cities are affected by international competition for business and exurban competition for residential life. Some have fortified themselves by developing unmistakable profiles--brands and business communities based on specific economic expertise. IBA Urban >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783936314823
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 26 color.
Pub Date: 10/15/2006
Out of print
The Other Cities
Edited by Elizabeth Kremer. When the public coffers are low, the burden for social policy and urban planning falls more to citizens, and community apathy or simply lack of involvement can have dire consequences. Addressing this globally crucial issue >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783936314984
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 160 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/15/2005
Out of print
The Other Cities
What does the increasing vacancy rate of apartments in East Germany have to do with the price of tea in China? It marks a paradigm shift that will affect the future of the world's cities, >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783936314953
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 272 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 11/02/2004
Out of print
The Other Cities
Edited by Regina Sonnabend. The International Building Exhibition (IBA), which works to build up practical urban-redevelopment knowledge, has its offices in the refurbished rooms of Walter Gropius's former building studio at the Bauhaus in Dessau. The Other Cities, the >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783936314991
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.25 in. / 200 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 05/01/2006
Out of print
The Other Cities Vol. 6: Town and Heritage, IBA Stadtumbau 2010 (Edition Bauhaus Vol. 27)
What role should a city's historic architecture play in its future? In areas facing demographic shifts towards lower populations and, in a vicious cycle, economic slowdown--in the European and American heartlands--the question is crucial. And >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783936314878
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Paperback, 7 x 9 in. / 224 pgs / 32 color.
Pub Date: 10/01/2007
Out of print
The Sympathy of Things
By Lars Spuybroek. In The Sympathy of Things, Lars Spuybroek argues that we must “undo” the twentieth century--the age in which the eighteenth-century ideal of the Sublime (the aspiration towards overwhelming awe) became a technological reality. Spuybroek returns >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056628277
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 400 pgs / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/29/2012
Out of print
The Why Factory and The Future City
Text by Winy Maas, Kristin Feireiss, Ole Bouman, Wouter Vanstiphout, Michiel Riedijk, Jacob van Rijs, Nathalie de Vries. Founded by Winy Maas, The Why Factory concentrates on the production of models and visualizations for future cities. It runs independent research projects, PhD programs, architecture and urbanism studios, postgraduate studios at the Berlage Institute >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056627812
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Pbk, 6 x 8.25 in. / 168 pgs / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011
Out of print
Theater at the Bauhaus
Edited by Marie Neumllers and Burghard Duhm. While theater isn't as widely associated with the Bauhaus as some other genres, the theater workshop at the Bauhaus was a catalyst in Weimar and Dessau performing arts. Eventually, its ideas were adopted internationally, including >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783936314816
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 272 pgs / 40 color and 80 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/15/2006
Out of print
Transit Spaces
Edited by Regina Bittner, Wilfried Hackenbroich and Kai Vàckler. If we think of "transit areas" as airport lounges, train-station waiting rooms and subways--spaces always in temporary use, and inherently associated with flexibility and mobility--Transit Areas suggests that more and more cities now match that >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783936314809
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Paperback, 6.5 x 24 in. / 360 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 04/01/2006
Out of print
Transurbanism
Essays by Joke Brouwer, Arjen Mulder. Recent technological advances have radically altered the parameters of the urban field: trade takes place on a universal scale, work is immaterial and telematic, and new modes of communication influence the development of social relations. >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056622367
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Paperback, 6.25 x 9 in. / 192 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 11/02/2002
Out of print
Twist & Build: Creating Non-Orthogonal Architecture
Contributions by K. Vollers. Architects often prefer to approach their designs as sculptors: Frank Gehry, for instance, sculpts his models in clay. Twist & Build is architect Karel Vollers’ analysis of non-orthogonal architecture. Vollers starts his intriguing quest by >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064504105
US $35.00 CAN $40.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 288 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013
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Umbauhaus
Edited by Matthias Hollwich and Rainer Weisbach. Should the Director's House Gropius in Dessau, a masterpiece of Modernism, be rebuilt? Should an attempt be made to continue the traditions of Bauhaus? What role do modern principles play in today's architecture? What can >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783936314960
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 144 pgs / 185 color.
Pub Date: 03/15/2005
Out of print
Unmodern Architecture
Essay by Hans Ibelings. In the Netherlands, bastion of modernism, neomodernism, and supermodernism, contemporary traditionalism has been causing a stir since the 1990s. No fly-by-night trend is this. Throughout the country, years' worth of architectural and urban projects have >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789056623524
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Paperback, 5 x 8 in. / 144 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/02/2004
Out of print
Urban Future Manifestos
Edited by Peter Noever, Kimberli Meyer. Text by Saskia Sassen, Zvi Hecker, Ai Weiwei. Urban Future Manifestos invites contributors from around the world to respond to the current and impending challenges facing the urban environment. Calling on planners, artists, architects, designers, activists and myriad other cultural practitioners, this publication >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775727310
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 168 pgs / 105 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2011
Out of print
Urban Living
Edited by Dawud Diniawarie. Text by Jürgen Engel, Jo Franzke, Volkwin Marg, Peter Cachola Schmal, et al. Many metropolises are registering a renewed trend toward living in urban space but still have a surplus of available office space, while well-placed, appealing apartments are lacking. This book presents projects by well-known architects as >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783939633648
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Hbk, 8.5 x 11.25 in. / 144 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2009
Out of print
Volksgarten
Edited by Peter Pakesch. Text by Christian Kravagna, Helmut Konrad, Suzana Milevska. Featuring work by Thomas Hirschorn and Los Carpinteros among others, Volksgarten (People’s Garden) explores identification systems and strategies of belonging within communities. This volume focuses on districts in Graz, Austria, as models for the possibilities >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783865603104
US $49.95 CAN $60.00 FLAT40
Paperback, 8.75 x 11 in. / 200 pgs / 30 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
Out of print
With/Without
Edited and with text by Shumon Basar, Antonia Carver, Markus Miessen. As Dubai builds unprecedented realms of new luxury, other parts of the Middle East grapple with physical and symbolic histories. Relics come up against reinvention and revolution. And micromutations in Middle Eastern politics and economics >>more

Bidoun Books
ISBN 9789948034537
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Hardback, 6 x 8.5 in. / 266 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/01/2008
Out of print
Work Place City
All urban dwellers have seen them: vacant apartment blocks, blighted business districts, destitute streets, industrial wastelands. Exurban growth has led to shrinking cities, a perennial problem. Grappling with this change, both philosophically and practically, is >>more

Jovis
ISBN 9783936314977
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Paperback, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 50 color / 150 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/15/2005
Out of print


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