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Fall 2014 Featured Design & Architecture

Earthquakes, Mudslides, Fires & Riots: California and Graphic Design, 1936-1986 By Louise Sandhaus. Contributions by Lorraine Wild, Denise Gonzales Crisp, Michael Worthington. Designed by Louise Sandhaus. According to the cliché, California is the place where anything goes and everyone does their own thing. Maybe that’s because everyone knows that in California there’s no terra firma: earthquakes, mudslides, fires and the occasional >>more
Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781938922619
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Hbk, 7.5 x 10 in. / 432 pgs / 275 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Alvar Aalto: Second Nature Edited by Jochen Eisenbrand, Mateo Kries. Text by Jochen Eisenbrand, Pedro Gadanho, Dörte Kuhlmann, Peter MacKeith, Mina Marefat, Silvia Micheli, Akos Moravánszky, Eric Mumford, Markku Norvasuo, Eeva-Liisa Pelkonen. Described by the architectural critic Sigfried Giedion as the “Magus of the North,” Alvar Aalto (1898–1976) is the best-known Finnish architect of his generation and a leading proponent of a more human modernism. His buildings >>more
Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783931936938
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Clth, 7 x 9.5 in. / 648 pgs / 500 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
What If...?: The Architecture and Design of David Rockwell Edited by Chee Pearlman. Text by David Rockwell, Justin Davidson, Elizabeth Diller, John Guare, Jack O'Brien. Widely admired for his sophistication, creativity and exuberance, David Rockwell is one of the leading architects, interiors architects and set designers working today. For over 30 years, he has explored his desire to imagine new >>more
Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781938922565
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Hbk, 7.75 x 10 in. / 352 pgs / 375 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Making Design Text by Cara McCarty, Matilda McQuaid, Susan Brown, Kimberly Randall, Lucy Commoner, Sarah D. Coffin, Cynthia Trope, Gail S. Davidson, Caitlin Condell, Gregory Herringshaw, Stephen Van Dyk, Elizabeth Broman, Jennifer Cohlman Bracchi, Sarah Lawrence, Mary McWilliams. Cooper Hewitt possesses one of the most diverse and comprehensive collections of design works in existence and is the only museum in the United States devoted exclusively to historic and contemporary design. Reopening in late >>more
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
ISBN 9780910503747
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Pbk, 6 x 8.25 in. / 924 pgs / 1100 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2015 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Tools: Extending Our Reach Text by Cara McCarty, Matilda McQuaid. Tools celebrates the richness of the human imagination through a surprising range of juxtaposed and seemingly disparate objects. Accompanying an exhibition of the same name that celebrates the fall 2014 reopening of Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian >>more
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
ISBN 9780910503778
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Hbk, 8 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Superlight Text by Phyllis Richardson. One of the most powerful design philosophies of recent years has been architect Glenn Murcutt's dictum that buildings should "touch the earth lightly." Ever since the Industrial Revolution, architects have sought to liberate our houses >>more
Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781938922589
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Hbk, 7.75 x 9.75 in. / 256 pgs / 320 color / 80 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2014 Active/In stock
Shigeru Ban: Humanitarian Architecture Foreword by Heidi Zuckerman Jacobson. Text by Claude Bruderlein, Naomi Pollock, Eyal Weizman, Michael Kimmelman, Koh Kitayama, Brad Pitt. In 1994, after seeing photographs of the plastic sheets given to Rwandan refugees to live under, Shigeru Ban went to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees to propose ideas for better shelters. Since then, >>more
Aspen Art Press/D.A.P.
ISBN 9780934324649
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Hbk, 9 x 13 in. / 280 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
The Haas Brothers Text by Laura Dern, Vincent Gallo, Simon and Nikolai Haas. In a meteoric rise to fame, the Los Angeles-based Haas Brothers have garnered international accolades for their set design and props for print and video, one-of-a-kind fashion works and their highly original furniture and object >>more
Damiani
ISBN 9788862083737
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Pbk, 8.75 x 11.5 in. / 176 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Hans J. Wegner: Just One Good Chair Text by Christian Holmsted Olesen. The name of Hans J. Wegner (1914-2007) is inseparable from his unrivalled chairs, which have helped Danish design achieve international recognition. Any fan of design has his or her favorite among Wegner's approximately 500 creations, >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775738095
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 256 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2014 Active/In stock
Finn Juhl and His House Text by Per H. Hansen, Birgit Lyngbye Pedersen. The Danish design scholar Birgit Lyngbye Pedersen discovered the work of Finn Juhl (1912-1989) when she was looking for a suitable sofa for her 1950s home. Juhl's furniture is undergoing a renaissance at present, and >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775737975
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Hbk, 9.25 x 9.25 in. / 222 pgs / 183 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2014 Active/In stock
Bernard Tschumi Edited by Frédéric Migayrou, Aurélien Lemonier. Initially known as a theorist exploring the spatial-political implications of the May 1968 uprisings, Bernard Tschumi emerged as an architect of international repute in the 1980s with his Parc de la Villette, a 125-acre cultural >>more
Centre Pompidou
ISBN 9782844266491
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11.25 in. / 256 pgs / 650 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2014 Active/In stock
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: 11/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Jean Prouvé: Maison Démontable 8x8 Demountable House Text by Catherine Coley. Though lacking any formal education in architecture, Jean Prouvé (1901-1984) became one of the most influential architects of the twentieth century, boldly experimenting with new building designs, materials and methods. Prouvé was raised in an >>more
Galerie Patrick Seguin
ISBN 9782909187068
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Clth, 8 x 9.5 in. / 80 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Active/In stock
Jean Prouvé: Maison Démontable 6x6 Demountable House Text by Catherine Coley. Though lacking any formal education in architecture, Jean Prouvé (1901-1984) became one of the most influential architects of the twentieth century, boldly experimenting with new building designs, materials and methods. Prouvé was raised in an >>more
Galerie Patrick Seguin
ISBN 9782909187037
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Clth, 8 x 9.5 in. / 80 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Active/In stock
Life of a Mansion Text by Heather Ewing. Life of a Mansion tells the story of the building that Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum calls home. It details how Andrew Carnegie's grand but functional Fifth Avenue mansion--which was pioneering in its design, with >>more
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
ISBN 9780910503716
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Flexi, 9 x 7 in. / 160 pgs / 110 color / 50 duotone.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Jewels of Ancient Nubia Text by Yvonne J. Markowitz, Denise M. Doxey. Located at the intersection of trade routes from central Africa, the ancient Near East and the Classical world, ancient Nubia ruled the entire Nile Valley at the height of its power in the eighth century >>more
MFA Publications, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
ISBN 9780878468072
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Hbk, 8 x 11 in. / 240 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
The Puppet and the Modern Text by Marie Jirásková, Pavel Jirásek. Czechoslovakia’s unique culture of puppet theater reached a glorious apex between about 1900 and 1950, and its visual style was integral to the development of modernist and contemporary theater and animation. The Puppet and the >>more
Arbor vitae
ISBN 9788074670565
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Hbk, 8.5 x 13 in. / 456 pgs / 750 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Vital Art Nouveau 1900 Edited by Lucie Vlecková, Radim Vondrácek. Text by Iva Knobloch, Otto Urban, Lucie Vlecková, Radim Vondráceek, Filip Wittlich, et al. Vital Art Nouveau 1900 presents a selection of the most outstanding works of Czech and European Art Nouveau style from the collection of the Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague, all of which are on >>more
Arbor Vitae/Museum of Decorative Arts Prague
ISBN 9788074670541
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Flexi, 8.25 x 9.75 in. / 304 pgs / 539 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
William Morris: Words & Wisdom William Morris (1834-1896) was a radical thinker whose democratic vision for society and art has continued to influence designers, artists and writers to this day. He was a gifted poet, architect, painter, writer and textile >>more
National Portrait Gallery
ISBN 9781855144941
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Pbk, 6.75 x 7.5 in. / 144 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 11/15/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
NYC Makers: The 2014 MAD Biennial Edited with text by Jake Yuzna. This publication traces the curatorial methodology behind the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD)'s institution-wide exhibition, NYC Makers: The 2014 MAD Biennial. Marking a new chapter for the Museum, NYC Makers surveys the work of >>more
Museum of Arts and Design
ISBN 9781890385293
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 352 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 08/31/2014 Active/In stock
The Road Cyclist's Companion Edited with text by Peter Drinkell. As the inexorable rise of the bicycle continues, many casual cyclists are moving into a more serious brand of cycling, riding in road races, groups or in cycle clubs--and stumbling straight into a minefield of >>more
Cicada Books
ISBN 9781908714121
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Hbk, 5.75 x 8.5 in. / 144 pgs / 200 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/31/2014 Active/In stock
Bio Design Edited with text by William Myers. Foreword by Paola Antonelli. First published in 2012 to wide acclaim for its timely focus on the nascent movement of designing with living organisms, Bio Design is now available in paperback as an inspiring resource for designers, architects, engineers >>more
The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870709524
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Pbk, 8.25 x 10 in. / 288 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 Active/In stock
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: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
MVRDV: Book Mountain Spijkenisse By Nicoline baartman & Winy Maas. Photographs by Marcel Veldman. MVRDV's Book Mountain is a building with a mission: to encourage a town populated by the least enthusiastic readers in the Netherlands--Spijkenisse, in South Holland--to switch off their televisions and start reading books again. Former >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081109
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Hbk, 6 x 8 in. / 440 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2014 Active/Awaiting stock
Wiel Arets-Bas Princen Interview by William Stout. The multitalented Dutch architect, architectural theorist and industrial designer Wiel Arets (born 1955)--currently Dean of the College of Architecture at the Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago--is also well known as a designer, author and editor >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775735056
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Hbk, 11 x 11 in. / 160 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 01/31/2015 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Michael Maltzan: Seven Sides Edited by Jessica Varner. Text by Lari Pittman, Jessica Varner. Photographs by Iwan Baan, Luisa Lambri, Catherine Opie. Los Angeles has long been famous for defining and promoting modern domestic architecture, both within the United States and internationally. Michael Maltzan, founder of the studio Michael Maltzan Architects, has written a new chapter in >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775737999
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Hbk, 7.25 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Show & Tell Edited with text by Andres Lepik. Architectural collections are warehouses of knowledge: they are resources for historical plans and buildings, and they offer insight and ideas for the designs of tomorrow. However, in the age of computer-aided design, the sketches, plans >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775738019
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Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2014 Active/In stock
Mario Botta: Architecture and Memory Edited by Paola Pellandimi, John Boyer. Text by John Boyer, Gillo Dorfles, Aldo Colonetti, Mario Botta, Carlo Bertelli, Lionello Puppi, Roman Hollenstein, Jacques Gubler. The Bechtler Museum of Modern Art in Charlotte, North Carolina, opened its doors to the public in January 2010 and is one of the most inspired and inspiring spaces in the region. Designed by the >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836627998
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Pbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 272 pgs / 515 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
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: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Architecture in Context Edited by Kay von Keitz, Sabine Voggenreiter. Text by Christoph Laimer, Klaus Overmeyer, Andreas Denk, Oliver Bormann, Per Als, Anna-Lisa Müller, Regina Bittner, Elke Krasny. Attempting to explore untapped potential in urban planning, Architecture in Context debates such topics as strategies for user-financed urban construction, transport in Copenhagen and urban planning in Africa. Contributors include architects, plan >>more
Jovis
ISBN 9783868592979
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Pbk, 6 x 8.25 in. / 192 pgs / 30 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
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: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
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, arti >>more
Jovis
ISBN 9783868592993
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Pbk, 8 x 10.5 in. / 512 pgs / 60 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Landscape and Energy By Dirk Sijmons. Edited by Jasper Hugtenburg, Anton van Hoorn, Fred Feddes. Landscape and Energy discusses and pictures the transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy--easily one of the greatest challenges of the twenty-first century. While explaining the driving forces behind the exponential growth of our energy >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081130
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Hbk, 8 x 10 in. / 430 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2014 Active/In stock
Arab Contemporary Edited by Michael Juul Holm, Mette Marie Kallehauge. Text by Mette Marie Kallehauge, Poul Erik Tøjner, William J.R. Curtis, Kaelen Wilson-Goldie, et al. Arab Contemporary is the second chapter in the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art’s Architecture, Culture and Identity series, following 2012’s New Nordic, which explores architecture in specific regions. Arab Contemporary attempt >>more
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
ISBN 9788792877246
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Pbk, 7.75 x 9.75 in. / 245 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Saadiyat Cultural District Edited by Martha Thorne. Text by Deyan Sudjic, Peter Weibel, Suzanne Stephens, Yasser Elsheshtawy. Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi is devoted entirely to culture and the arts. As one of the world's most rapidly expanding cities, Abu Dhabi is already a regional and global hub of economic activity, and >>more
Turner
ISBN 9788415832874
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Clth, 8.25 x 12 in. / 176 pgs / 180 color.
Pub Date: 12/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
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: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
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 Active/In stock
100 Masterpieces of Design Edited by Françoise Guichon, Frédéric Migayrou. Preface by Alfred Pacquement. 100 Masterpieces of Design showcases one of the world’s largest design collections. Founded in the early 1990s, the Pompidou’s collection includes more than 200 designers and houses over 8,000 international pieces. Among its wide-ranging holdings >>more
Centre Pompidou
ISBN 9782844264756
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Pbk, 8.25 x 11 in. / 120 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2014 Active/In stock
Pierre Charpin Edited by Lionel Bovier, Clément Dirié. Text by Alessandra Fanari, Françoise Guichon, Marco Romanelli. The furniture, objects and exhibition designs of French designer Pierre Charpin (born 1962) deal with notions of landscape and autonomy, humor and surprise, poetic presence and minimalism. He speaks of them in terms of "receptors" >>more
JRP|Ringier
ISBN 9783037642443
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Hbk, 10.5 x 7.5 in. / 160 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2014 Active/In stock
New Territories Introduction by Lowery Stokes Sims. Text by Mari Carmen Ramírez, Gabriela Rangel, Jorge Rivas Pérez, Regine Basha, Fabiana Lopes and Nessia Leonzini Pope, Antonio Sánchez Gómez, Ana Elena Mallet, Magdalena Grüneisen, Adélia Borges, Adriana Kertzer, Marcella Echavarría New Territories examines creative practices in today's globalized world, in which disciplines overlap more than ever before. Looking in particular at countries such as Brazil, Cuba, Panama, Columbia, Mexico, El Salvador, Puerto Rico, Venezuela and >>more
Turner
ISBN 9788415832850
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Hbk, 8 x 10 in. / 264 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 11/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Eva Eisler: Design-Profile-Key Figures Series Text by Petra Matejovicová. The art jewelry of Czech artist Eva Eisler (born 1952) is internationally admired for its austerely sculptural qualities. Although Eisler first became known in the 1970s, her mature work is indelibly linked to her years >>more
Arbor Vitae/Museum of Decorative Arts Prague
ISBN 9788074670558
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Pbk, 7.5 x 8.75 in. / 298 pgs / 180 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Claudia Moreira Salles Introduction and interview by Karen Stein. Preface by Raul Barreneche. One of Brazil's most important contemporary designers, Claudia Moreira Salles (born 1955) combines traditional Brazilian craft with technical precision in her elegant interiors and furniture in wood, concrete, stone and metal. In this fully illustrated >>more
BE Editora
ISBN 9788578500993
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Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 260 pgs / 4 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
The Gijs + Emmy Spectacle Text by Marjan Boot. Husband-and-wife team Gijs Bakker (born 1942) and Emmy van Leersum (1930-1984) are internationally recognized as pioneers in the field of modern jewelry design. Together, they created an extensive oeuvre of minimalistic, futuristic jewelry from unorthodo >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081239
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Pbk, 5.5 x 7.5 in. / 174 pgs / 120 color / DVD (PAL).
Pub Date: 07/31/2014 Active/In stock
Carlo Scarpa Sandro Bagnoli Edited by Sandro Bagnoli, Alba Di Lieto. Text by Tobia Scarpa, Paola Marini, Margherita Guccione, Elena Tinacci, Alberto Bassi, Sandro Bagnoli, Elena Brigi, Alba Di Lieto, Andrea Masciantonio, Ketty Bertolaso, Rita El Asmar. Carlo Scarpa Sandro Bagnoli reconstructs and expands upon the special relationship between one of the major architects of the twentieth century and a visionary entrepreneur. Though Carlo Scarpa (1906–1978) collaborated only rarely, when furniture >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836628162
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Pbk, 11.5 x 9.5 in. / 120 pgs / 165 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Typemotion Edited by Bernd Scheffer, Christine Stenzer, Peter Weibel, Soenke Zehle. Text by Friedrich W. Block, Klaus Peter Dencker, Michael Lentz, Joachim Paech, Rolf Sachsse, Bernd Scheffer, Marcel Schellong, Christine Stenzer, Peter Weibel, Soenke Zehle. Typemotion looks at a variety of artistic productions in which type is animated--from feature films and advertising to artworks and music videos--with examples from 20 countries dating from 1895 to the present. Tracing the transition >>more
Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775737838
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Hbk, 7.5 x 9.75 in. / 300 pgs / 900 color.
Pub Date: 03/31/2015 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
And/Or: On Contradiction in the Work of Jan van Toorn Extended Text by Els Kuijpers. Alongside Wim Crouwel, Karel Martens and Walter Nikkels, Jan van Toorn (born 1932) was instrumental in determining the look of Dutch graphic design in the 1970s and 1980s. Van Toorn’s designs prompt among their viewers >>more
nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462081116
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Pbk, 7 x 9 in. / 88 pgs / 85 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2014 Active/In stock
Hugo Puttaert: Think in Colour Text by Hugo Puttaert, Steven Cleeren, Rick Poynor. Visionandfactory, established in 1990, has long played a prominent role in the Belgian and international graphic design scene. From its foundation, the studio has established a reputation for a rich culture of experimentation, an innovative >>more
MER. Paper Kunsthalle
ISBN 9789491775185
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Hbk, 6.75 x 9.25 in. / 369 pgs / 300 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/30/2014 Active/In stock
Posters: The Sea Voyage Edited by Paolo Piccione. A continuation of Silvana Editoriale’s Posters series, this volume presents the most significant examples of advertising graphics produced by Italian shipping companies between 1885 and 1965. The graphics range from those produced for the first >>more
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836627981
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Clth, 9.5 x 11 in. / 240 pgs / 280 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
The Graphic World of Paul Peter Piech Edited by Zoe Whitley. The first monograph on acclaimed Brooklyn-born, UK-based designer Paul Peter Piech, this volume brings together 120 key works from the collections of the Victoria and Albert Museum and the University of Reading in the UK. >>more
Four Corners Books/V&A Publishing
ISBN 9781909829015
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Hbk, 8.75 x 12.25 in. / 192 pgs / 124 color / 10 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/31/2014 Active/In stock
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