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Spring 2016 Featured Design & Architecture

Our list of the best architecture and design books of the 2015 fall season is topped by five must-have surveys: Vitra's substantial Bauhaus collection, the Walker's smart catalogue on experimental counterculture design of the 1960s and early 70s, Juan March's visual tribute to Art Deco design across all media, the Smithsonian Design Museum's 2015 Triennial catalogue, "Beauty," and the MFA Boston's survey of contemporary craft. Plus design thinkers and engaged educators will want to study Scott Stowell's "Design for People" and the cross-disciplinary "Informal Market Worlds" Reader and Atlas.

Max Bill Edited by Manuel Fontán del Junco, María Toledo. Text by Karin Gimmi, Jakob Bill, Manuel Fontán del Junco, Neus Moyano, Fernando Marzá, María Amalia García, Gillermo Zuaznabar. A true Renaissance man with a clear, unified aesthetic vision, the Swiss artist, designer, architect and writer Max Bill combined the virtues of homo faber and homo ludens throughout his intensely productive career, launching the >>more
Fundacion Juan March
ISBN 9788470756320
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Hbk, 9.5 x 10.5 in. / 352 pgs / 170 color / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
Alexander Girard: A Designer's Universe Edited by Mateo Kries, Jochen Eisenbrand. Text by Susan Brown, Jochen Eisenbrand, Barbara Hauss, Alexandra Lange, Monica Obniski, Jonathan Olivares. Alexander Girard was one of the most important modern textile artists and interior designers of the 20th century. He combined Pop and Folk art influences to create a colorfully opulent aesthetic language whose impact continues >>more
Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783945852057
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Clth, 7.75 x 10.75 in. / 512 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 06/28/2016 | Forthcoming
The Lucky, Plucky Chairs By Rolf Fehlbaum and Maira Kalman. When a set of eight classic old No. 14 Thonet chairs are threatened with certain doom, their ingenuity saves the day. Together they discover a way to escape, and encounter a world of the most >>more
Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783945852095
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Clth, 6 x 8 in. / 48 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 06/28/2016 | In stock
The Music Library Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Foreword by Jerry Dammers. Text by Jonny Trunk. The first edition of The Music Library, published in 2005 and now out of print, brought together the designs of more than 325 record sleeves and relevant information about these rare and elusive albums. Quickly >>more
FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780993191138
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Hbk, 10 x 10 in. / 248 pgs / 635 color.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 | In stock
Russian Criminal Tattoo Police Files Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Text by Arkady Bronnikov. Russian Criminal Tattoo Police Files Volume I features more than 180 photographs of Russian criminal tattoos and official police papers from the collection of Arkady Bronnikov, regarded as Russia’s foremost authority on criminal tattoo iconography. >>more
FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780956896292
US $32.50 CAN $42.50 TRADE
Hbk, 5 x 8 in. / 256 pgs / 186 color.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016 | In stock
Slash: A History of the Legendary LA Punk Magazine Edited by J.C. Gabel, Brian Roettinger. Introduction by Kristine McKenna. Text by Exene Cervenka, KK Barrett, Pat Smear, Thom Andersen, Gary Panter, Vivien Goldman, Richard Meltzer, Cali DeWitt, Nancy Sekizawa, Bryan Ray Turcotte, Ann Summa, Allan MacDowell, Claude Bessy. The legendary punk and new wave alternative weekly magazine Slash was founded in Los Angeles in 1977 by Steve Samiof, and published a total of 29 print issues before its demise in 1980 (though it >>more
Hat & Beard Press
ISBN 9780996744720
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Pbk, 9.5 x 12.25 in. / 500 pgs / 300 color / 200 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/07/2016 | Forthcoming
Serious T'ings a Go Happen Edited by J.C. Gabel, Maxine Walters. Introduction by Vivien Goldman. Text by Ross Simonini. An unofficial history of Jamaican dance hall music told through its graphic design, Serious T’ings Gonna Happen brings together more than 200 original posters and signs from the early 1980s through today, drawn from the >>more
Hat & Beard Press
ISBN 9780996744744
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Hbk, 7 x 10 in. / 240 pgs / 160 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/27/2016 | Forthcoming
A Japanese Constellation: Toyo Ito, SANAA, and Beyond Edited with text by Pedro Gadanho, Phoebe Springstubb. Text by Terunobu Fujimori, Taro Igarashi, Julian Worrall. Published in conjunction with an exhibition at The Museum of Modern Art, A Japanese Constellation focuses on the work of a small group of architects and designers influenced by and gravitating around the architect Toyo >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9781633450097
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Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 256 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016 | In stock
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 | Forthcoming
MVRDV Buildings Edited by Ilka and Andreas Ruby. MVRDV is a Rotterdam-based architecture and urban design practice founded in 1993 (its name is an acronym for founding members Winy Maas, Jacob van Rijs and Nathalie de Vries). In cooperation with Ilka and Andreas >>more
NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082427
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 432 pgs / 660 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016 | In stock
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: 05/24/2016 | Forthcoming
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
US $59.95 CAN $76.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 432 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016 | In stock
Allah's Automata Edited by Siegfried Zielinski. Text by Mohammed Abattouy, Ulrich Alertz, Salim T.S. Al-Hassani, Nadia Ambrosetti, Ayhan Aytes, Baruch Gottlieb, Claus-Peter Haase, Daniel Irrgang, Clemens Jahn, Susanne Rühling, George Saliba, Imad Samir, Mona Sanjakdar Chaarani, Peter Weibel, Siegfried Zielinski. The first Renaissance did not take place in Europe, but in Mesopotamia: Arabic-Islamic culture functioned as a mediator between classical antiquity and the early modern age in Europe. This volume, edited by renowned theorist Siegfried >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775741064
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Pbk, 9 x 11 in. / 128 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
Wendell Castle: Remastered Foreword by Glenn Adamson. Introduction by Ronald T. Labaco. Text by Samantha De Tillio, Amy Cheatle, Steven J. Jackson. Interview by Lowery Stokes Sims. Wendell Castle Remastered examines the digitally crafted works of Wendell Castle (born 1932), acclaimed figure of the American art furniture movement. In this catalogue accompanying his exhibition at the Museum of Arts and Design, Castle >>more
The Artist Book Foundation
ISBN 9780996200707
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Hbk, 12 x 11 in. / 88 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 01/25/2016 | In stock
Design: 101 Text by Beppe Finessi. A tractor seat that transforms into a stool; a bicycle seat that becomes an oscillating yet practicable point of support; a shapeless bag full of polystyrene balls that accommodates and accompanies any movement; a bundle >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836631216
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Clth, 4.75 x 7.5 in. / 416 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 | In stock
Moderno Edited by Gabriela Rangel, Jorge F. Rivas Pérez. Moderno examines how design transformed the Latin American domestic landscape in a period marked by major stylistic developments and dramatic social and political change. Brazil, Mexico and Venezuela entered an expansive period of economic growth >>more
Americas Society
ISBN 9781879128798
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Hbk, 7.75 x 10.75 in. / 280 pgs / 118 color / 109 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
Hiroshi Sugimoto: Glass Tea House Mondrian Edited with foreword by David Hrankovic. Preface by Pasquale Gagliardi. Text by Annabelle Selldorf. Glass Tea House Mondrian documents Hirosho Sugimoto's (born 1948) first architectural work in Europe--a tea-house pavilion of extraordinary beauty in a formerly unused space on San Giorgio Island, Venice. After the tea ceremony, visitors exit >>more
Walther König, Koln
ISBN 9783863357498
US $35.00 CAN $40.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 76 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/29/2015 | In stock
Fierce and Fragile: Big Cats in the Art of Robert Dallet Text by Alan Rabinowitz, Dominique Baqué, Nadine Coleno. In keeping with Hermès’ theme for 2016, "Nature at a Gallop," this album is devoted to the work of Robert Dallet (1923–2006). Dallet, a French painter and illustrator, devoted his life to the representation of >>more
Actes Sud/Hermès
ISBN 9782330057602
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Hbk, 13.75 x 11 in. / 160 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016 | Awaiting stock
Personalities Text by Roman Arnold, Jon Ayling, Andreas Ernst, Louisa Rachedi, Kelly Robinson, Jan van de Weyer. In Personalities, people open doors into their very personal immediate surroundings: their homes and spaces of creative work. As different as they are, what connects them is something special: the elegant, simple and minimalist USM >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775740807
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Clth, 12 x 12.5 in. / 192 pgs / 126 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
Gloria Cortina: Mexico Mexican furniture, lighting and interior designer Gloria Cortina (born 1972) believes that design should be determined by an expression of culture and craft, not merely or primarily a brand identity. Her approach to design, shaped >>more
Editorial RM
ISBN 9788416282326
US $125.00 CAN $162.50 TRADE
Slip, Pbk, 10.5 x 15.5 in. / 292 pgs / 173 color.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016 | In stock
Ted Noten: Ubiquist Text by Jennifer Allen. Ted Noten (born 1956) is one of today’s most original, radical designers. His transparent acrylic bags—which contain objects ranging from animals, jewels and cocaine to pistols—have seduced collectors and confused the establishment. Beauty and violence, >>more
NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082328
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Hbk, 8.5 x 11.5 in. / 232 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016 | In stock
VeryGraphic Edited with introduction by Jacek Mrowczyk. Preface by Piotr Rypson, Krzysztof Lenk, Agata Szydowska. With almost 60 chapters, contributions from 30 authors and nearly 450 pages, VeryGraphic: Polish Designers of the 20th Century is the first comprehensive history of Polish graphic design. The book showcases its immense and diverse >>more
Culture PL
ISBN 9788360263181
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Hbk, 8 x 11 in. / 448 pgs / 1,000 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
ECAL Graphic Design Edited by Angelo Benedetto, Lionel Bovier, Vincent Devaud, Gilles Gavillet, Alexis Georgacopoulos. Text by Angelo Benedetto, Alexis Georgacopoulos, François Rappo. ECAL Graphic Design is a source book of graphic design by leading European art school, the Ecole cantonale d’art de Lausanne, headed by Alexis Georgacopoulos. ECAL has evolved from a regional school in Switzerland to >>more
JRP | Ringier
ISBN 9783037644553
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Hbk, 9 x 11.5 in. / 160 pgs / 128 color.
Pub Date: 05/24/2016 | Forthcoming
Dutch Design Yearbook 2015 Edited by Timo de Rijk, Joost Alferink, Jan Konings, Richard van der Laken. Text by Sander Manse, Justin McGuirck, Saskia van Stein. The Dutch Design Yearbook offers a multifaceted survey of 60 of the best designs produced in the Netherlands in 2014–15, in the fields of spatial design, product design, fashion and graphic design. In addition to >>more
NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082465
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Pbk, 9 x 10.75 in. / 184 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016 | In stock
Beyond Design Ethnography Edited by Nicolas Nova, Lysianne Léchot-Hirt. Preface by Matteo Cossu. Beyond Design Ethnography explores the methodology of field research related to product, service and interaction/media design. Presented through several exemplary in-depth studies, it illustrates designer tactics in the practice of ethnography. Unlike many resources on >>more
Provinces Press
ISBN 9788894137903
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 144 pgs / 100 duotone.
Pub Date: 05/24/2016 | Forthcoming
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 | In stock
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
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Pbk, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 358 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016 | In stock
We Want World Wonders Edited by Winy Maas. Most celebrated works of architecture of the early 21st century are what one would describe as spectacular; incredible cantilevers, rotating towers, gigantic cupolas and exuberant shapes are features without which a contemporary building would hardly >>more
nai010
ISBN 9789462081772
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Pbk, 6 x 8.5 in. / 280 pages / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016 | In stock
Barba Text by Winy Maas, Ulf Hackauf, Adrien Ravon, Patrick Healy. How might nanotechnology—the manipulation of matter at the level of atoms and molecules—change buildings and cities in the future? The authors of Barba have imagined one possible future, shaped by a miraculous nanomaterial of the >>more
NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082533
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Pbk, 6 x 8.25 in. / 400 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016 | In stock
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: 06/28/2016 | Forthcoming
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 | Awaiting stock
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 | In stock
Le Corbusier: Poésie sur Alger Text by Cleo Cantone, Le Corbusier. Le Corbusier’s (1887–1965) Poésie sur Alger, written in 1942 and first published in 1950, is a self-mocking examination of 13 intensive years of ultimately abortive work, during which Le Corbusier devoted himself to the drawing >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775740968
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Pbk, 4.25 x 6.75 in. / 88 pgs / 45 color.
Pub Date: 06/28/2016 | Forthcoming
Glass / Wood: Erieta Attali on Kengo Kuma Photographs by Erieta Attali. The acclaimed Japanese architect Kengo Kuma (born 1954) and photographer Erieta Attali complement one another perfectly in terms of their artistic statement: both of them focus on the inclusion of the landscape. It is not >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775740869
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Hbk, 11.75 x 10 in. / 120 pgs / 66 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
Sou Fujimoto: Towards a Non-Intentional Space, Vol. 1 Edited by Hu Fang, Wang Xiaoyu. Text by Hu Fang. Sou Fujimoto (born 1971) is a Japanese architect noted for his delicate light structures and permeable enclosures. In 2014, after three years of research, design and construction, Fujimoto’s studio, Sou Fujimoto Architects, created Mirrored Gardens, >>more
Vitamin Creative Space
ISBN 9783863357726
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 5 x 7 in. / 250 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016 | In stock
Studio Arthur Casas Introduction by Philip Jodidio. Text by Philip Stevens, Fernando Serapiao. São Paulo–born Arthur Casas (born 1961) is an architect equally at ease in the areas of residential architecture, commercial spaces, real estate development and design. "I experienced the best period of Brazilian architecture, when anything >>more
Ediciones Poligrafa
ISBN 9788434313538
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Clth, 9 x 11.5 in. / 330 pgs / 270 color.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016 | In stock
The Loveliest Valley Text by Stewart Grimshaw. Woolbeding House lies in the valley of the River Rother in West Sussex, an unchanging English landscape. Time had appeared to stand still when, in 1972, Simon Sainsbury and Stewart Grimshaw leased the house and >>more
Damiani
ISBN 9788862084413
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Hbk, 12 x 10 in. / 240 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016 | Awaiting stock
Super Superstudio Text by Andreas Angelidakis, Vittorio Pizzigoni, Valter Scelsi. Superstudio (1966–86), a group of Florence-based architects comprising Adolfo Natalini, Cristiano Toraldo di Francia, Roberto Magris, Gian Piero Frassinelli, Alessandro Magris and, from 1970 to 1972, Alessandro Poli, were among the leading radical architects of >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836632442
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Pbk, 7 x 9 in. / 336 pgs / 120 color / 70 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 | In stock
Architecture of Life Edited by Lawrence Rinder. Foreword by Nicholas B. Dirks. Text by Sabrina Dalla Valle, Padma Maitland, Spyros Papapetros, Lawrence Rinder, Lisa Robertson, Rebecca Solnit. Published in conjunction with BAMPFA’s inaugural exhibition in its new building designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro, Architecture of Life explores the ways that architecture—as concept, metaphor and practice—illuminates various aspects of life experience. It >>more
University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
ISBN 9780983881315
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Pbk, 7.5 x 9.5 in. / 362 pgs / 280 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
Fritz Haeg: Wildflowering L.A. Edited by Samantha Frank, Maryam Hosseinzadeh. Introduction by Shamim M. Momin. Text by Fritz Haeg, Genevieve Arnold, Lili Singer, Jennifer Mandel. Wildflowering L.A. was a native wildflower seed-planting initiative throughout Los Angeles County, begun in October 2013 by artist Fritz Haeg. The project brought a wild seasonal native landscape to 50 sites throughout Los Angeles. Owners >>more
LAND (Los Angeles Nomadic Division)
ISBN 9780982757529
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Pbk, 8.5 x 8.5 in. / 68 pgs / 67 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
Entasis 1995–2015 Text by Christian Cold, Pernille Scheuer, et al. This two-volume monograph presents structures by the small team of architects comprising the Danish firm Entasis (founded 1996). The firm has won international awards for their sustainable approach on projects such as the Carlsberg district >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775740272
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Hbk, 2 vols., 9.75 x 12 in. / 384 pgs / 469 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
J. Mayer H.: Could Should Would Text by Ana Miljacki, John Paul Ricco, Georges Teyssot. Berlin-based firm J. Mayer H. focus on works at the intersection of architecture, communication and new technology. This publication covers recent and upcoming international projects such as the Metropol Parasol and Plaza de la Encarnación >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775740531
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Hbk, 8.25 x 10.5 in. / 288 pgs / 593 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
The Buildings of Ferdinand Kramer Edited by Wolfgang Voigt, Philipp Sturm, Peter Cachola Schmal. Ferdinand Kramer (1898–1985) was an acclaimed German modernist furniture designer and architect. This book is dedicated to his architectural and design work for university buildings, including his commissions (by sociologists Max Horkheimer and Theodor Adorno) >>more
Wasmuth
ISBN 9783803007971
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 176 pgs / 200 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
Oscar Niemeyer in Algiers Text by Matthias Flügge, Sebastian Redecke. Even among architectural experts, the Université des Sciences et de la Technologie Houari Boumedien, located outside of Algiers, Algeria, remains virtually unknown. Designed by Oscar Niemeyer and opened in 1974, the building has rarely been >>more
Moderne Kunst Nürnberg
ISBN 9783869845593
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Pbk, 9.25 x 8.5 in. / 164 pgs / 73 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
Dellekamp Arquitectos: Poetic Pragmatism Text by Alejandro Hernández Gálvez. This book compiles 30 projects by Mexican architects Derek Dellekamp and Jachen Schleich, alongside exclusive plans, renders and photographs of models. Dellekamp Arquitectos, founded by Dellekamp in 1990, is known for focusing on affordable housing >>more
Arquine
ISBN 9786077784760
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Hbk, 7 x 8.75 in. / 192 pgs / 141 color.
Pub Date: 05/24/2016 | In stock
Manuel Cervantes Céspedes Text by Juan Carlos Cano, et al. This monograph celebrates the work of Mexican architect Manuel Cervantes Céspedes (born 1977), whose large-scale projects address urban transport issues in metropolitan areas. His firm, CC Arquitectos, draws on traits of Mexican modernism as well >>more
Arquine
ISBN 9786077784845
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Hbk, 7.25 x 9.5 in. / 272 pgs / 141 color.
Pub Date: 05/24/2016 | In stock
Felipe Assadi Text by Miquel Adrià, Alberto Sato Kotani. This monograph surveys the oeuvre of celebrated Chilean firm Felipe Assadi Architects. Working mainly in Latin and North America, the group is widely recognized for geometric constructions made from wood, aluminum and concrete, ranging from >>more
Arquine
ISBN 9786077784913
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Hbk, 7.25 x 9.5 in. / 268 pgs / 149 color / 7 duotone / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/24/2016 | Awaiting stock
Ernesto Gomez Gallardo: Architect Text by Alejandro Hernández, Ana Elena Mallet. Mexican architect and designer Ernesto Gómez Gallardo (1917–2012) is known for designing desks and chairs for schools and the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. This monograph is devoted to his designs and photographs. >>more
Arquine/IF Cultura
ISBN 9786077784944
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Hbk, 10.5 x 9 in. / 208 pgs / 100 color / 115 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/24/2016 | In stock
Selgascano: Serpentine Pavilion 2015 Foreword by Julia Peyton-Jones, Hans Ulrich Obrist. Text by Pedro Gadanho, Sarah Ichioka. This publication documents this year's Serpentine Pavilion in London--a chrysalis-like structure made from colorful, transparent plastic by Spanish architects José Selgas (born 1965) and Lucía Cano (born 1965). Sketches, diagrams and construction methods are also >>more
Walther Konig Verlag
ISBN 9783863357931
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 120 pgs / 82 color / 2 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016 | In stock
Bob Gysin + Partner BGP Architects Edited by Gerhard Mack. Text by Hubertus Adam, Angelus Eisinger, Köbi Gantenbein, Manfred Hegger, Gerhard Mack. Sustainability has become a guiding principle of the 21st century. For the architectural office Bob Gysin + Partner BGP, this is not only an ecological premise but also stimulates and drives its architectural work. They >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775740098
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Clth, 8.75 x 12 in. / 400 pgs / 387 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
GMP: The Hans-Sachs-Haus in Gelsenkirchen Edited by Volkwin Marg, Hubert Nienhoff. Photographs by Hans-Georg Esch. The modernist cultural establishment Hans-Sachs-Haus, in the industrial town of Gelsenkirchen, Germany, has served many functions since opening in the 1920s—library, concert, reading room. This publication highlights the process of building into the old facade. >>more
Jovis
ISBN 9783868593532
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Hbk, 7.5 x 11.5 in. / 100 pgs / 35 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/28/2016 | Forthcoming
Ortner & Ortner Baukunst Text by Falk Jaeger. This book describes the development and recent projects of Berlin-based architecture firm Ortner & Ortner Baukunst, founded in 1987 by Laurids and Manfred Ortner. The firm has its roots in the architecture group Haus-Rucker-Co, which >>more
Jovis
ISBN 9783868593792
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Flexi, 8.25 x 10.5 in. / 144 pgs / 150 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 | Awaiting stock
Theo Baart: Werklust For 40 years, Dutch photographer Theo Baart (born 1957) has captured the development of the area surrounding the Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. The images in Werklust delineate the transition from an agricultural landscape to a metropolitan >>more
NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082441
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 334 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016 | In stock
Si Può?: 50 Years of the Dutch National Opera Text by Leo Samama, Arno Witte, Petra Brouwer, et al. With lavish illustrations, previously unseen photographs and performance ephemera, this book explores the 50-year history of the Dutch National Opera, paying special attention to the building, world premieres and the significance of DNO in the >>more
NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082502
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Pbk, 10.75 x 14.25 in. / 256 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016 | In stock
Van Gogh Museum Text by Axel Rüger, Maarten Kloos, Hans van Heeswijk. This publication documents the renovation of the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, designed by legendary Dutch architect Gerrit Rietveld. In 1998, the museum was renovated by Dutch architect Martien van Goor, and an exhibition wing >>more
NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082618
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Pbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 112 pgs / 125 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016 | In stock
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
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 | In stock
Urban Agriculture Europe Edited by Frank Lohrberg, Lilli Li?cka, 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 | In stock
Designing Parks Text by Leonard Grosch, Constanze A. Petrow. This publication is dedicated to defining the image of the ideal, present-day city park. Proposing Berlin’s Park am Gleisdreieck—built between 2007 and 2014—as an exemplary case, the book explores aesthetic and spatial aspects of the >>more
Jovis
ISBN 9783868593815
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Pbk, 8.5 x 10 in. / 216 pgs / 105 color / 48 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 | In stock
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 | In stock
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
US $55.00 CAN $70.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 9 x 10.5 in. / 208 pgs / 200 color / 45 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 | In stock
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
US $95.00 CAN $120.00 TRADE
Flexi, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 640 pgs / 500 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016 | In stock
History Takes Place: Istanbul Edited by Anna Hofmann, Ayse Öncü. History Takes Place: Istanbul brings together contributions by young academics from a variety of disciplines—history, cultural and social sciences, as well as geography, architecture and urban planning—that address contested histories and collective memories in the >>more
Jovis
ISBN 9783868593686
US $28.00 CAN $37.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 8.5 in. / 208 pgs / 57 color / 6 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 | In stock
Speech: 15, Sports Edited by Anna Martovitskaya, Sergei Tchoban, Sergey Kuznetsov. The 15th issue of bilingual architectural magazine Speech: is devoted to the striking experiments of sports-related architecture. Featuring stadiums, athletics complexes, water sports centers and more, this issue discusses how design and form can reflect >>more
Jovis
ISBN 9783868598421
US $22.00 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Pbk, 9 x 12 in. / 272 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 | In stock
GMP: The Tianjin West Railway Station in China Edited by Meinhard von Gerkan, Stephan Schütz. Tianjin, a harbor city in Northeastern China, represents a central transport hub to the south of Beijing. This publication illuminates the architectural particularities of Tianjin’s West Station, located on the high-speed stretch of railway between >>more
Jovis
ISBN 9783868593525
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Hbk, 7.5 x 11.5 in. / 100 pgs / 35 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/28/2016 | Forthcoming
Beijing Danwei Edited by Michele Bonino, Filippo de Pieri. A product of socialist city planning, the danwei were city districts in China that combined residential, work and social functions. This publication looks at the history of the danwei as well as future suggestions and >>more
Jovis
ISBN 9783868593822
US $34.95 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 192 pgs / 18 color / 102 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 | In stock
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
US $29.95 CAN $37.50 TRADE
Pbk, 5 x 9 in. / 128 pgs / 135 color.
Pub Date: 01/26/2016 | Awaiting stock
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
US $24.95 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Pbk, 5.5 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 148 color.
Pub Date: 06/28/2016 | Forthcoming
Oase 95: Crossing Boundaries Edited by Tom Avermaete, Viviana d'Auria, Klaske Havik, Lidewij Lenders. OASE 95 examines the cross-cultural conditions in which architects, urban designers and landscape architects work, focusing in particular on architects working in conditions of displacement—in relation to cultures, far away or nearby, that are not >>more
NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462082380
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 128 pgs / 75 color.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 | In stock
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
US $80.00 CAN $100.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 272 pgs / 310 color.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 | In stock
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