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Fall 2017 Featured Design & Architecture

The ARTBOOK| D.A.P. staff selection for the best architecture and design books of the 2017 Fall Season!

Eames Furniture SourcebookEdited by Mateo Kries, Jolanthe Kugler. Foreword by Eames Demetrios. Text by Charles Eames, Ray Eames, Pat Kirkham, Jolanthe Kugler, Matthias Pühl.

Full of painstaking research, this is the definitive guide to the Eames' furniture

Through models, material studies, prototypes and production examples of the Eames estate held at the Vitra Design Museum, this publication aims to reconstruct >>more
Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783945852200
US $75.00 CAN $95.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 300 pgs / 350 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017

Forthcoming
Atlas of Furniture DesignEdited by Mateo Kries, Henrike Büscher, Jochen Eisenbrand, Janna Lipsky. Text by Alberto Bassi, Fulvio Ferrari, Mateo Kries, Otakar Má?el, Jane Pavitt, Ingeborg de Roode, Catharine Rossi, Arthur Rüegg, Penny Sparke, Deyan Sudjic, Wolf Tegethoff, Carsten Thau and Kjeld Vindum, Gerald W.R. Ward, et al.

The ultimate book on furniture design

The Atlas of Furniture Design is the most comprehensive overview of the history of furniture design ever published. The 1,000-page book documents 1,691 objects by over 300 designers and 121 >>more
Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783931936990
US $195.00 CAN $250.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 12 in. / 1,008 pgs / 2,595 color.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017

Forthcoming
New York City Transit Authority Graphics Standards Manual

The NYCTA Graphics Standards Manual contains scans of Massimo Vignelli and Bob Noorda’s (Unimark) modernist masterpiece. The manual describes the design and construction for the iconic NYC subway signs that we still see and use.

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Standards Manual
ISBN 9780692496954
US $54.95 CAN $70.00 TRADE
Clth, 10.5 x 10.5 in. / 356 pgs / 176 color.
Pub Date: 09/01/2015
Awaiting stock
National Aeronautics and Space Administration Graphics Standards ManualForeword by Richard Danne. Text by Christopher Bonanos.

The NASA Graphics Standards Manual, by Richard Danne and Bruce Blackburn, is a futuristic vision for an agency at the cutting edge of science and exploration. Housed in a special anti-static package, the book features >>more
Standards Manual
ISBN 9780692586532
US $79.00 CAN $100.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11.5 in. / 220 pgs / 129 color.
Pub Date: 09/01/2015

Awaiting stock
Official Symbol of The American Revolution Bicentennial: Guidelines for Authorized UsageForeword by Bruce Blackburn. Text by Christopher Bonanos.

The 1976 American Revolution Bicentennial symbol was the logo for America’s 200th birthday party and a precursor to the NASA logo that Bruce Blackburn at Chermayeff & Geismar would design in 1974. This edition is >>more
Standards Manual
ISBN 9780692774687
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Pbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 52 pgs / 49 color.
Pub Date: 09/01/2016

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Environmental Protection Agency Graphic Standards SystemForeword by Tom Geismar. Text by Christopher Bonanos. In 1970, President Richard Nixon created the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to confront environmental pollution and protect the health of the American people. One of the EPA’s top priorities was consolidating numerous state offices to >>more
Standards Manual
ISBN 9780692878309
US $79.00 CAN $100.00 TRADE
Slip, hbk, 9.5 x 11.5 in. / 244 pgs / 216 color.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017
Forthcoming
Design Is StorytellingBy Ellen Lupton.

Ellen Lupton, award-winning author of Thinking with Type and How Posters Work, demonstrates how storytelling shapes great design

Good design, like good storytelling, brings ideas to life. The latest book from award-winning writer Ellen Lupton is >>more
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
ISBN 9781942303190
US $17.95 CAN $23.95 TRADE
Pbk, 6.25 x 8.5 in. / 160 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017

Forthcoming
Essential EamesEdited by Eames Demetrios, Carla Hartman. Introduction by Eames Demetrios. Text by Charles Eames, Ray Eames.

Pairing words of design wisdom with classic works, Essential Eames encapsulates the duo's achievements

Charles and Ray Eames are among the most influential designers of the 20th century. Enthusiastic and tireless experimenters, this beloved husband-and-wife duo >>more
Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783945852170
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 216 pgs / 75 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017

Forthcoming
Marguerita Mergentime: American Textiles, Modern Ideas Edited by Donna Ghelerter. Foreword by Madelyn Shaw. Text by Virginia Bayer, Linda Florio, Donna Ghelerter.

Marguerita Mergentime's textiles reshaped the sensibility of the 20th-century American home

Marguerita Mergentime: American Textiles, Modern Ideas serves as a definitive source on this lauded American designer. Working in the heady milieu of 1930s New York, >>more
West Madison Press LLC
ISBN 9780692768273
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 10 in. / 144 pgs / 145 color / 39 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/27/2017

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The Propaganda FrontText by Anna Jozefacka, Lynda Klich, Juliana Kreinik, Benjamin Weiss.

Persuasion on a postcard: propaganda from all sides of the 20th century's world wars

A socialist worker raises the red flag. Adoring crowds greet Hitler and Mussolini. Uncle Sam orders Americans to enlist. In the first >>more
MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
ISBN 9780878467631
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 9.5 in. / 320 pgs / 380 color.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017

Forthcoming
The Future of Public SpaceText by Ben Davis, Christopher DeWolf, Jaron Lanier, Justin McGuirk, China Miéville, Rachel Monroe, Terry Tempest Williams.

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: 10/24/2017

Forthcoming
Francis Kéré: Radically SimpleEdited with text by Andres Lepik, Ayça Beygo.

Collaborating with residents, Burkina Faso architect Francis Kéré places social and historical needs at the heart of his design thinking

More than almost any other contemporary architect, Burkina Faso–born Diébédo Francis Kéré (born 1965) stands for >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775742177
US $49.95 CAN $64.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 208 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 04/25/2017

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RE–USA: 20 American Stories of Adaptive ReuseBy Matteo Robiglio. Introduction by David K. Carter.

Featuring case studies in Philadelphia, Washington DC, Pittsburgh, Chicago, Detroit and New York, RE USA offers inspiration and guidance for how cities can use their industrial legacies for innovative development

As the global economy has changed >>more
JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594737
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 5.5 x 8 in. / 240 pgs / 230 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017

Forthcoming
The Jewelry of IdeasForeword by Caroline Baumann. Preface by Susan Grant Lewin. Edited with text by Ursula-Ilse Neuman. Text by Thomas Gentille.

Radical developments in jewelry from across the world, from traditional metalsmithing to computer-aided design

The Jewelry of Ideas is published in conjunction with Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum’s exhibition celebrating gifts from the Susan Grant Lewin >>more
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
ISBN 9781942303183
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Hbk, 7 x 9 in. / 176 pgs / 225 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017

Forthcoming
Desk in ExileText by Leah Hsiao, Aleksandra Kedziorek, Thomas Lehner, Joana Pardal, Achim Reese, Madelaine Sillfors, Stefania Strouza, Lia Tostes, Regina Bittner.

How can a heavy cherry wood desk tell a story of exile and migration? Walter Gropius’ writing desk was designed as part of a collective furniture ensemble for the 1923 Bauhaus exhibition in Weimar.

When the >>more
Spector Books / Bauhaus Dessau Foundation
ISBN 9783959051224
US $15.00 CAN $19.95 TRADE
Pbk, 4.25 x 6 in. / 152 pgs / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017

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AutomataText by Nicholas Foulkes.

Richly illustrated with etchings, manuscripts, and old documents, this book retraces the epic tale of the automaton from ancient times up to the present day.

Wondrous objects that are at once scientific and magical, automata testify >>more
Editions Xavier Barral
ISBN 9782365111348
US $69.95 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Hbk, 7.75 x 10.25 in. / 320 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 05/23/2017

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The Collector's Cabinet and Miniature PharmacyText by Paul Van Duin, Reinier Baarsen, Roelof Van Gelder, Annette I. Bierman, Gerhard C. Cadée, Dave Van Gompel.

The focus of this wonderfully designed, large-format book is an outstanding 18th-century Dutch cabinet of curiosities from the Rijksmuseum’s extraordinary furniture collection.

This cabinet houses a miraculous collection, including a mini-apothecary’s shop filled with more than >>more
NAi010 Publishers/Rijksmuseum
ISBN 9789491714726
US $60.00 CAN $78.00 TRADE
Pbk, 11.75 x 16.5 in. / 184 pgs / illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 08/22/2017

Forthcoming
The Smell of Ink and Soil: The Story of (Edition) Hansjörg MayerText by Bronac Ferran.

This book offers a fascinating account of the work of the great publisher, concrete poet and designer Hansjörg Mayer in the fields of concrete poetry, typography and artists' publications over six decades.

It includes the first >>more
Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783960981138
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 FLAT40
Flexi, 6.75 x 9 in. / 272 pgs / illustrated throughout / DVD.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017

Forthcoming
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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Together! Edited by Mateo Kries, Mathias Müller, Daniel Niggli, Andreas Ruby, Ilka Ruby. Contributions by Ethel Baraona Pohl, Andreas Hofer, Anna Puigjaner, Yuma Shinohara, Robert c.

The last decade has seen a growing social movement toward collectivity, sharing and participation.

This paradigm shift is reflected in architecture as well: in recent years, increasingly innovative collective housing projects, organized around the principle of >>more
Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783945852156
US $75.00 CAN $95.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9 x 12 in. / 352 pgs / 443 color.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017

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How to Make a Relevant Public SpaceBy 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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VelotopiaBy 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

Forthcoming
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: 09/26/2017

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Urban Challenges, Resilient SolutionsText 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
US $30.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 280 pgs / 120 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017
Forthcoming
Álvaro Siza: NeighbourhoodEdited by João Pinharanda. Text by Álvaro Siza, Nuno Grande, Roberto Cremascoli, et al. In response to the theme of the 2016 Venice Biennial, Portugal presented a site-specific pavilion occupying an urban front in the midst of physical and social regeneration on Giudecca, an archipelago just south of Venice. >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775742870
US $59.95 CAN $76.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 11.75 in. / 208 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017
Forthcoming
Alison and Peter Smithson: The Space BetweenEdited with text by Max Risselada. Text by Simon J.B. Smithson.

The Space Between is the third part of the collected works of the legendary English Brutalist architects Alison (1928–93) and Peter Smithson (1923–2003), a complement to the volumes The Charged Void: Architecture and The Charged >>more
Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783863359621
US $49.95 CAN $64.95 FLAT40
Hbk, 8.75 x 11 in. / 272 pgs / 144 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/23/2017

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The New Masters’ Houses in Dessau, 1925–2014Foreword by Martino Stierli. Introduction by Claudia Perren. Text by Regina Bittner, Donatella Fioretti, Ralph Walter Hagemann, Florian Heilmeyer, Ingolf Kern, Monika Lüttich, Pepe Marquez, Monika Markgraf, Livia Klee-Meyer, Werner Möller, Philipp Oswalt, Axel & Sabine Rackow, Andreas Schwarting, Wolfgang Thöner, Ulrike Wendland, Thomas Will.

When Dessau was bombed in early 1945, the Bauhaus Masters’ Houses, the epitome of the 20th-century artists’ colony, were reduced to rubble as well.

After the main Masters’ Houses were restored to their original state in >>more
Spector Books
ISBN 9783944669731
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Hbk, 7.5 x 11 in. / 352 pgs / 80 color / 182 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017

Forthcoming
Radical: 50 Latin American Architectures Foreword by Miquel Adrià. Text by Andrea Griborio.

Compiled by Mexico City–based architects Miquel Adrià and Andrea Griborio, this volume features projects in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela, offering a panoramic view >>more
Arquine
ISBN 9786079489106
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 11.5 in. / 320 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017

Forthcoming
Out There: Landscape Architecture in the Global TerrainEdited by Andres Lepik. Text by John Beardsley, Undine Giseke, Regine Keller, Jörg Rekittke, Jürgen Renn, Antje Stokman, Christian Werthmann.

City and country are generally regarded as opposites. But today’s landscape architecture explores both of them as a single system, making it possible to see the mutual dependency of these supposedly opposing developments. In view >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775742597
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.25 in. / 160 pgs / 155 color.
Pub Date: 06/27/2017

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Making Heimat: Germany, Arrival CountryEdited 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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The Noise LandscapeEdited by Benedikt Boucsein, Kees Christiaanse, Eirini Kasioumi, Christian Salewski. Text by Mark Michaeli, Peter Ortner, et al.

The world’s cities are connected to the rest of the globe by air travel.

But the airports built to serve cities can take on a life of their own. The areas around large urban airports have >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462083554
US $75.00 CAN $95.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 272 pgs / 270 color.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017

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Myth and MirageText by Aaron Betsky, H. Vincent Moses, Catherine Whitmore, Lindsey Rossi, et al. Photographs by Doug McCulloh.

The Spanish Colonial Revival style has been part of the aesthetic fabric of Southern California for over 100 years.

While Spanish Colonial Revival landmarks are well known throughout the region, examples of such works in the >>more
Riverside Art Museum
ISBN 9780980220766
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 10 in. / 184 pgs / 110 color.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017

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Landscape Observer: LondonBy 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

Forthcoming
The Vitra SchaudepotEdited by Mateo Kries, Viviane Stappmanns.

This field guide to the Vitra Schaudepot illuminates different aspects of the Herzog & de Meuron–designed building, which opened in 2016 and showcases more than 400 key pieces from the Vitra Design Museum's collection of >>more
Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783945852132
US $25.00 CAN $32.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.25 in. / 108 pgs / 480 color.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017

Forthcoming
Reuse, Redevelop and DesignText by Paul Meurs, Marinke Steenhuis. Contributions by Jean-Paul Corten, Frank Strolenberg, Sander Gelinck, Lara Voerman.

Where there are vacancies, there is space for new uses, such as housing and leisure and healthcare facilities.

This often results in surprising combinations, such as a school or a community center in a factory complex, >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462083585
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 128 pgs / 140 color.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017

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GeiselhartText by Jürgen Geiselhart. Photographs by Jens Kirchner.

German architect Jürgen Geiselhart (born 1967) documents six villa projects realized in Düsseldorf, Meerbusch and Potsdam between 2006 and 2016. In an accessible, personal style, he describes the story of their creation and design influences, >>more
Kerber
ISBN 9783735603197
US $65.00 CAN $85.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 9.75 x 13.5 in. / 272 pgs / 203 color / 1 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017

Forthcoming
Urban-Think TankText 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

Forthcoming
Public SpacesEdited by Kamel Louafi.

Public Spaces presents essays and discussions about the planning of public spaces.

With contributions from urban architects and regional planners, the volume takes a close look at the Trammplatz in Hanover and the Platz der Fünf >>more
JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594461
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017

Forthcoming
TerritoriesEdited 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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Water vs. Urban ScapeEdited 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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G.W. Pestorius: Eblin Drive and BeyondEdited by Leni Hoffmann, David Pestorius. Text by Jonathan Kopinski, David Pestorius, Andrew Wilson.

The first monograph on Brisbane-based architect Geoff Pestorius (1930–68), Eblin Drive and Beyond focuses primarily on Pestorius’ tour de force, the Sweeney House, though several other projects are featured. Bound in an embossed cloth cover, >>more
Verlag für moderne Kunst
ISBN 9783903131804
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 9.5 x 6.75 in. / 98 pgs / 74 color / 17 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/25/2017

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Amunt 2G / #75Text by Sonja Nagel, Jan Theissen, Björn Martenson. Contributions by Christian Holl, Moritz Küng.

Since 2010, German architects Sonja Nagel, Jan Theissen and Björn Martenson have collaborated under the name Amunt, producing mostly small houses, adaptations, extensions and spatial interventions. Amunt 2G offers insight into their multifaceted work.

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Koenig Books
ISBN 9783960980278
US $50.00 CAN $65.00 FLAT40
Flexi, 9 x 12 in. / 160 pgs / 140 color.
Pub Date: 07/25/2017
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Diez Office: Full HouseEdited by Sandra Hofmeister, Petra Hesse. Text by Sandra Hofmeister, Stefan Diez, et al. Encompassing furniture, tableware and exhibition designs, the practice of German designer Stefan Diez (born 1971) is characterized by innovation through technical expertise and a passion for experimentation. Before founding his own design studio in 2003, >>more
Koenig Books
ISBN 9783960980728
US $49.95 CAN $64.95 FLAT40
Flexi, 8.5 x 11.5 in. / 336 pgs / 500 color.
Pub Date: 05/23/2017
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CubityEdited by Anett-Maud Joppien, Manfred Hegger.

With minimized individual rooms and maximized communal areas, Cubity is a residential spatial design concept that meets an energy-plus standard. This volume documents the stages of the concept’s development, providing an exemplary model for sustainable >>more
JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594256
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 8.25 x 11.75 in. / 176 pgs / 250 color / 70 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017

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Building PlatformsText 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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EXH DesignEdited by Eduard Kögel.

Shanghai- and Zurich-based architects EXH Design work in various capacities ranging from urban planning, to architecture and interior space design; cultivating site-specific, environment-conscious solutions is at the heart of their work. This volume showcases a >>more
JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594607
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 8.25 x 10 in. / 160 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017

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CoHousing InclusiveEdited 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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Werkstücke: Making Objects into HousesEdited by Bettina Kraus, Nandini Oehlmann, Mathias Peppler, Niklas Fanelsa.

The architectural design process often starts with a practical interpretation of a theme; the object becomes the associative raw material for the architectural design. Werkstücke considers this stage of the process, compiling sketches of the >>more
JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594638
US $29.95 CAN $37.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 8.25 x 10.25 in. / 144 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017

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On Stage! Edited by Barbara Zibell, Doris Damyanovic, Eva Álvarez.

On Stage!, published to accompany a traveling exhibition, gathers portraits of women in the fields of planning and engineering. The 34 women portrayed hail from various countries across Europe, South America, Asia and the Middle >>more
JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594669
US $28.00 CAN $37.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 8 x 8 in. / 176 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017

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A State beyond the StateBy 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: 09/26/2017

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Progress & ProsperityBy 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: 09/26/2017

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SOM Journal 10Edited by Thomas De Monchaux. Text by Oren Abeles, Nicholas Adams, Karrie Jacobs, Thomas De Monchaux, Marco Roth.

SOM 10 is the latest in a series of volumes presenting projects from the offices of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill. Projects featured here include Denver Union Station, Denver, Colorado; and the University Center at The >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775743037
US $29.95 CAN $37.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 7 x 8.75 in. / 152 pgs / 130 color.
Pub Date: 07/25/2017

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Planning Projects in TransitionEdited 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
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 248 pgs / 30 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Perspectives in Metropolitan Research 3Edited by Walter Pelka, Frauke Kasting.

Science and the City tracks the history of Hamburg’s path into architectural academia.

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JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594584
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Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 192 pgs / 80 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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Myvillages: International Village ShowEdited 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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National Tourist Routes in NorwayForeword by Terje Moe Gustavsen. Text by Jan Andresen, Arne Hjeltnes, et al.

National Tourist Routes in Norway guides readers on 18 drives through beautiful Norwegian nature, featuring various designated architectural and artistic viewpoints. With a selection of photographs, plan drawings and essays, this volume documents an innovative >>more
Forlaget Press
ISBN 9788232800988
US $50.00 CAN $65.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 9.25 x 7.5 in. / 256 pgs / 248 color.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017

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Louisiana Museum of Modern Art: Landscape and ArchitectureEdited by Michael Juul Holm. Text by Michael Sheridan.

The Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Humlebæk, Denmark, is famous as a union of art, architecture and nature. This volume offers a condensed history of the museum and its architecture, a collaboration between Jørgen >>more
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
ISBN 9788792877864
US $45.00 CAN $57.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 360 pgs / 300 color / 150 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017

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Architecture in the NetherlandsEdited by Kirsten Hannema, Robert-Jan de Kort, Lara Schrijver. Text by Oliver Wainwright, Joachim Alkemade, et al.

The 2016/17 Yearbook compiles the most noteworthy recent projects and includes a special contribution by Oliver Wainwright, architecture and design critic at the Guardian.

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nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462083530
US $60.00 CAN $78.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 184 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017
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Candide No. 10: Journal for Architectural KnowledgeEdited by Isabelle Doucet, Kim Föster, Lutz Robbers, Axel Sowa. Text by Isabelle Doucet, Sabine Horlitz, et al.

Candide 10 presents the first in a two-part collection of results from a conference titled Architecture as Dispute, offering fascinating perspectives from controversial production histories.

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Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775742740
US $30.00 CAN $40.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 140 pgs / 38 color.
Pub Date: 07/25/2017
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Candide No. 11: Journal for Architectural KnowledgeEdited by Isabelle Doucet, Kim Föster, Lutz Robbers, Axel Sowa. Text by Kim Foerster, Nina Kolowratnik, et al.

Candide 11 presents the second collection of results from a conference titled Architecture as Dispute, offering fascinating perspectives from controversial production histories.

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Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775742757
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 140 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017
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GAM.13Edited by Irmgard Frank, Claudia Gerhäusser, Franziska Hederer. Space is experienced not only visually, but with all the senses. Despite this, in the field of architecture, there is no continuous discourse on spatial—as opposed to visual—perception. The 13th issue of Graz Architecture Magazine >>more
JOVIS
ISBN 9783868598537
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Pbk, 8.75 x 10.75 in. / 296 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017
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OASE 98Edited by Klaske Havik, Bruno Notteboom, Saskia de Wit. Text by Frederic Pousin, Günter Vogt, et al.

OASE 98 explores the historical foundation of the concept of narration in reading and designing the urban landscape.

Presenting a new angle on the work of landscape architects and urban planners of the ‘60s, ‘70s and >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462083547
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 128 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017

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Archiprix 2017Edited by Henk van der Veen.

Every year the Dutch institutions teaching architecture, urban design and landscape architecture select their best final-year projects.

The crop is unfailingly rich and varied, reflecting the ambitions of a new generation of designers. Archiprix 2017 introduces >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462083561
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 9.75 x 12 in. / 112 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017

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Mario Bellini: Italian BeautyEdited with text by Francesco Moschini. Text by Germano Celant, Deyan Sudjic, Ermanno Ranzani, Marco Sammicheli, Francesco Maggiore, Martina Motta, Kenneth Frampton, et al.

Published to accompany the eponymous retrospective at the Milan Triennial, and spanning almost 60 years of design, architecture, exhibition design and more, this volume on the acclaimed Italian architect Mario Bellini (born 1935) appears exactly >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836636006
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 272 pgs / 145 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017

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Deco CeramicsEdited with text by Caludia Casali. Text by Olivia Rucellai, Lorenzo Fiorucci.

Through ceramic works, as well as examples of furniture, glass, metal, jewelry, fashion, painting and sculpture from Europe and America, from the years following World War 1 to 1929, this volume looks at the sumptuous >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836636075
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Pbk, 9 x 11 in. / 160 pgs / 177 color.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017

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Imperial Threads: Motifs and Artisans from Turkey, Iran and IndiaText by Mounia Chekhab-Abudaya, William Greenwood, Leslee Michelsen, Julia Tugwell.

Imperial Threads brings a new perspective to Islamic art by exploring the connection between four major dynasties—the Ottoman (1299–1923), Timurid (1370–1507), Safavid (1501–1736) and Mughal (1526–1857) empires—that mark the start of the early modern period.

(Due >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836636174
US $55.00 CAN $70.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.25 x 12 in. / 200 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017

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Maria Pergay: Sketch BookEdited by Suzanne Demisch, Stephane Danant.

Born in 1930, Maria Pergay is one of the most innovative and influential French furniture designers of her time, recognized internationally as an iconic tastemaker. A pioneer of material experimentation, she almost single-handedly transformed stainless >>more
Demisch Danant
ISBN 9780977329731
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Clth, 7 x 9.5 in. / 48 pgs / 11 color / 26 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/25/2017

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Less Is a Bore: Reflections on MemphisEdited by Julia Höner, Monika Schnetkamp. Text by Julia Höner, Tido von Oppeln, Oliver Tepel.

Enamored of decorative ornament, posing a challenge to modernism’s hegemony and drawing inspiration from the realm of architecture, the provocative designs of the Italian group Memphis (1981–88) caused something of a stir.

Less Is a Bore: >>more
Spector Books
ISBN 9783959051293
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Hbk, 5.25 x 8 in. / 144 pgs / 35 color / 35 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/22/2017

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Günter Karl Bose: For Musica Viva Text by Anita Kühnel, Werner Haftmann, Max Bense.

Since its founding in 1946 by the composer Karl Amadeus Hartmann, Bayerischer Rundfunk’s Musica Viva in Munich has been one of the most prominent concert series on the international contemporary music scene.

Numerous experimental works and >>more
Spector Books
ISBN 9783959051415
US $36.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Hbk, 6.5 x 9.25 in. / 176 pgs / 120 color / 200 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017

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Ico ParisiEdited by Roberta Lietti, Marco Romanelli.

This enormous volume provides the first exhaustive catalog of the furniture and interior accessories of Domenico Ico Parisi (1916–86).

A key protagonist of postwar Italian design alongside his friend Gio Ponti, Parisi defined himself as a >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836635481
US $90.00 CAN $115.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 672 pgs / 120 color / 700 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017

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Italian Tin BoxesEdited by Dario Cimorelli, Michele Gabbani, Marco Gusmeroli.

Exploring the world of chromolithographed tin boxes—usually decorated for advertising purposes—is like taking a journey to a different time and place, where even simple, everyday objects were adorned with endless variety, imagination and creativity.

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Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836635979
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Clth, 9.5 x 11 in. / 258 pgs / 320 color.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017

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The Air Is BlueEdited by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Pedro Reyes.

The Air Is Blue was an exhibition orchestrated in Luis Barragán’s house and studio by Hans Ulrich Obrist and Pedro Reyes, featuring Francis Alÿs, Dominique Gonzales-Foerster, Rem Koolhaas, Lygia Pape, Anri Sala, Ettore Sottsass, Rikrit >>more
Mousse Publishing
ISBN 9788867492602
US $28.00 CAN $37.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 7.5 x 10.75 in. / 240 pgs / 16 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/27/2017

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Designing Dreams: A Celebration of Léon BakstEdited by Célia Bernasconi, John E. Bowlt, Nick Mauss. Text by Léon Bakst, John E. Bowlt, et al.

This book pays tribute to the greatest set designer of the modern era.

Viewing theater as a total artwork, Léon Bakst (1866–1924) worked with artists such as Diaghilev, Nijinsky, Cocteau and Stravinsky, transforming modern ballet. Cover >>more
Mousse Publishing
ISBN 9788867492770
US $55.00 CAN $70.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 9.5 x 13 in. / 208 pgs / 180 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/23/2017

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HandicraftEdited by Christoph Thun-Hohenstein, Rainald Franz, Tina Zickler. Interview by Rainald Franz, Tina Zickler, Richard Sennett.

Handicraft highlights the handmade as an integral component of material culture.

It traces the history of handicraft, explores new developments on the interface to digital technologies, and presents masterpieces from a range of craft disciplines.

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Verlag für moderne Kunst
ISBN 9783903131835
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 9 x 11.75 in. / 208 pgs / 247 color.
Pub Date: 07/25/2017
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Utopia / DystopiaEdited 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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BMW Group: The Next 100Text by Adriano Sack. BMW marks its 100th birthday by focusing its attention on the future. What will car mobility be like tomorrow? What role will companies play in society? How and where will people live? What effects will >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775742221
US $150.00 CAN $195.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 8.75 x 12 in. / 592 pgs / 599 color.
Pub Date: 04/25/2017
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