THE ARTBOOK | D.A.P. CATALOG

Spring 2018 Featured Design & Architecture

The ARTBOOK| D.A.P. staff selection for the best architecture and design books of the Spring 2018 Season!

Alphonse Mucha
Edited by Tomoko Sato.

Mucha as mystic, bohemian and philosopher

Spanning the entirety of Alphonse Mucha’s prolific career, this handsome, affordable and concise overview examines the beloved artist’s oeuvre—from posters, jewelry, interior decoration, theater and product design to painting, book >>more

Skira
ISBN 9788857232430
US $40.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 248 pgs / 256 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

The Art of Aubrey Beardsley
Text by Arthur Symons.

This gorgeous facsimile epitomizes fin-de-siècle book design and art

English illustrator and author Aubrey Beardsley (1872–98) was a leading figure of the Aesthetic Movement and the most controversial artist of the 1890s. His delicate yet bold >>more

Art / Books
ISBN 9781908970374
US $19.99 CAN $27.95 TRADE
Clth, 4.25 x 6.5 in. / 168 pgs / 64 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018 In stock
In stock

Bodys Isek Kingelez
Edited with text by Sarah Suzuki. Text by David Adjaye, Chika Okeke-Agulu, et al.

Made from quotidian materials, Kingelez’s sculptures evoke visionary architectures

The sculptures of Bodys Isek Kingelez (1948–2015) are imagined architectural propositions and improbable structures for a fairytale urban landscape. Comprised of paper, commercial packaging and the stuff >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9781633450547
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 10.5 in. / 144 pgs / 90 color.
Pub Date: 05/22/2018 In stock
In stock

Sonia Delaunay: Art, Design and Fashion
Text by Marta Ruiz del Árbol, Cécile Godefroy, Matteo de Leeuw-de Monti.

The many talents of the Parisian avant-garde’s Renaissance woman

Sonia Delaunay: Art, Design, Fashion provides a unified vision of the modernist pioneer’s work in painting, theatrical sets, advertising, interiors, fashion and textiles. Published for a landmark >>more

Fundación Colección Thyssen-Bornemisza
ISBN 9788417173012
US $49.95 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 9.5 in. / 236 pgs / 184 color / 52 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 In stock
In stock

Design as an Attitude
By Alice Rawsthorn. Edited by Clément Dirié.

Design is one of the most powerful forces in our lives—and it has never been more exciting. At a time when so many aspects of our lives are changing at a relentless speed on an >>more

JRP | Ringier
ISBN 9783037645215
US $29.95 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 8.25 in. / 192 pgs / 14 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Image Factories
Edited with text by Helena Doudova, Stephanie Jacobs, Patrick Rössler. Text by Bernd Stiegler, Otto Neurath, Vilém Flusser.

At the beginning of the 20th century, an unprecedented volume of information began circulating in the mass media, calling for the development of new visualization tactics to organize it all. The abundance of news and >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783959051798
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 8 in. / 144 pgs / 64 color / 32 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Handbook of Tyranny
By Theo Deutinger.

Factual storytelling: graphic illustrations expose the new tyranny of the 21st century

Handbook of Tyranny portrays the routine cruelties of the 21st century through a series of detailed nonfictional graphic illustrations. None of these cruelties >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785348
US $30.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 11.75 in. / 160 pgs / 987 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 Out of stock
Out of stock

Michael Webb: Two Journeys
Edited by Ashley Simone. Foreword by Kenneth Frampton. Text by Michael Sorkin, Mark Wigley, Lebbeus Woods

Amazing architectural reveries from the Archigram pioneer

The artist Michael Webb, trained as an architect, operates at the intersection of art and architecture and is widely known for creatively exploring the outer limits of drawing techniques, >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785546
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 11 in. / 206 pgs / 284 color.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Information Fall-Out: Buckminster Fuller's World Game
By Mark Wasiuta.

Buckminster Fuller’s humanitarian take on the war game

Initially proposed for the US Pavilion at Expo 67 in Montreal, Buckminster Fuller’s World Game was an educational simulation intended to create solutions for overpopulation and the uneven distribution of >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785539
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 11/20/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Charas: The Improbable Dome Builders
Introduction by Buckminster Fuller. Text by Syeus Mottel. Interview by Ben Estes.

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

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

Pioneer Works Press/The Song Cave
ISBN 9781945711053
US $27.00 CAN $37.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 150 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

Cutting Matta-Clark: The Anarchitecture Investigation
By Mark Wigley. Contributions by Gordon Matta-Clark.

Cutting Matta-Clark: The Anarchitecture Investigation is a detective story. It relentlessly pursues the legendary but invisible Anarchitecture Group show and Gordon Matta-Clark’s celebrated, hyper-visible, yet equally misunderstood building cuts. Of all the shows at the >>more

Lars Müller Publishers/Columbia GSAAP
ISBN 9783037784273
US $39.00 CAN $52.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 528 pgs / 813 color.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Marcel Breuer: Building Global Institutions
Edited with text by Barry Bergdoll, Jonathan Massey. Contributions by Lucia Allais, Kenny Cupers, Teresa M. Harris, John Harwood, Guy Nordenson, Timothy M. Rohan, Laura Martínez de Guereñu

Marcel Breuer (1902–81) is celebrated as a furniture designer, teacher and architect who changed the American house after his emigration from Hungary to the US in 1937. More recently historians, architects and—with the reopening in >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785195
US $40.00 CAN $54.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 368 pgs / 144 color / 255 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Diaspora of the Middle East and North Africa
Edited by Ahmed and Rashid Bin Shabib.

Iranians in Los Angeles, Kurds in Nashville, Yemenis in Singapore: this collection of essays, interviews, architectural profiles, urban memories, Q+As, photo essays and travel stories highlights the diverse young and old diaspora communities of the >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785447
US $40.00 CAN $54.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 320 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 09/25/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Landscape of Faith: Interventions Along the Mexican Pilgrimage Route
Edited by Tatiana Bilbao. Photographs by Iwan Baan.

La Ruta del Peregrino (the pilgrimage route) stretches a distance of 117 kilometers through the vast and imposing mountain range of Jalisco, Mexico. Approximately two million people participate each year in this religious phenomenon to >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037784990
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 320 pgs / 202 color.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock
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Urban Africa
Edited with text by Rachel Keeton, Michelle Provoost. Text by Edgar Pieterse, Peter Gotsch, David Sims, Israel Marques, Preston Mendenhall, Antoneh Tona, Wajiha Ibrahim, Antoni Folkers, Coen Beeker, Femke van Noorloos, Ellen Geurts, Alonso Ayala Aleman, Henk Ovink, Anne Erdl.

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

NAI010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462083929
US $50.00 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 456 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Urban Asias
Edited by Tim Bunnell, Daniel P.S. Goh. Text by Nausheen Anwar, Rebecca E. Bowers, Cecilia L. Chu, Mike Douglass, Eli Elinoff, Asher Ghertner, Jamie Gillen, Joseph N. Goh, Elaine Ho, Trevor Hogan, Gavin R. Jones, Zane Kripe, Ani R. Landau-Ward, Julian C.H. Lee, Michelle A. Miller, Mary Ann O’Donnell, Rita Padawangi, Indrawan Prabaharyaka, Christina Schwenkel, Pen Sereypagna, Vineeta Sinha, Andre Sorensen, Richard J. Sutcliffe, John Taylor, Eric C. Thompson, Carol Upadhya, Peter van der Veer, Tabassum Zaman.

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

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594560
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 304 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock
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The Object of Zionism
By Zvi Efrat.

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

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

Spector Books
ISBN 9783959051330
US $70.00 CAN $92.50 TRADE
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 1,000 pgs / 1,200 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Toward a Concrete Utopia: Architecture in Yugoslavia, 1948–1980
Edited with text by Martino Stierli, Vladimir Kuli?. Text by Tamara Bjaži? Klarin, Vladimir Deskov, Andrew Herscher, Sanja Horvatin?i?, Theodossis Issaias, Ana Ivanovska Deskova, Jovan Ivanovski, Jelica Jovanovi?, Anna Kats, Juliet Kinchin, Martina Maleši?, Maroje Mrduljaš, Arber Sadiki, Luka Skansi, ?ukasz Stanek, Matthew Worsnick, Mejrema Zatri?. Photographic portfolio by Valentin Jeck.

In Yugoslavia’s “Third Way” architecture, Brutalism meets the fantastical

Squeezed between the two rival Cold War blocs, Yugoslav architecture consistently adhered to a modernist trajectory. As a founding nation of the Non-Aligned Movement, Yugoslavia became a >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9781633450516
US $65.00 CAN $87.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 200 pgs / 235 color.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Bogdanovic by Bogdanovic: Yugoslav Memorials through the Eyes of their Architect
Edited by Vladimir Kulic, Wolfgang Thaler. Text by Bogdan Bogdanovic, Vladimir Kulic, Martino Stierli.

Bogdan Bogdanovic (1922–2010) was a Yugoslav architect, theorist, professor and a one-time mayor of Belgrade. His idiosyncratic memorials to the victims and heroes of World War II, scattered around the former Yugoslavia, continue to attract >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9781633450523
US $40.00 CAN $54.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 10.5 in. / 128 pgs / 55 color.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

The Wirtz Gardens
Photographs by Bertrand Limbour.

“[Jacques Wirtz's] painterly handling of light and shadow, like that of 17th-century Flemish painters, gives him 'a great power to evoke space . . . '” —Pilar Viladas, The New York Times

The third installment in the >>more

Wirtz International
ISBN 9789085867081
US $140.00 CAN $190.00 FLAT40
Slip, hbk, 10.75 x 12.75 in. / 272 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

The World Atlas of Art Nouveau Architecture
Edited by Ivan Bercedo, Jorge Mestre.

The result of years of research, this epic volume shows the global reach of the Art Nouveau idiom

Modernismo, Jugendstil or Art Nouveau—the different names given to Art Nouveau in different geographical contexts highlight the territorial >>more

EDICIONES POLÍGRAFA
ISBN 9788434313699
US $95.00 CAN $127.50 TRADE
Slip, hbk, 14.5 x 15 in. / 432 pgs / 2,120 color.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

On the Paths of Enlightenment
Edited with text by Elio Schenini. Text by Peter Sloterdijk, Peter van de Veer, Douglas T. McGetchin, Pradeep Chakkarath, Romita Ray, Joachim K. Bautze, Marie-Cécile Forest, Aude de Tocqueville, Diana Brenscheidt, Johannes Beltz, Andrea Kuratli, et al.

From the German Romantics to the Beats and beyond: how the West has imagined India

In 1808, German Romantic philosopher Friedrich Schlegel published On the Language and Wisdom of the Indians, inaugurating the West’s fascination with >>more

Skira
ISBN 9788857236667
US $75.00 CAN $95.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 640 pgs / 600 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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Treasures of the Mughals and the Maharajas
Edited by Amin Jaffer, Gian Carlo Calza.

Five centuries of dazzling gems, precious stones and mythic jewels from India

Treasures of the Mughals and the Maharajas allows readers to immerse themselves in the jewelry traditions of the Indian subcontinent, from the Mughal period >>more

Skira
ISBN 9788857235943
US $70.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 392 pgs / 388 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 Out of stock
Out of stock

ABC: An Alphabet

This classic Victorian children’s ABC primer was originally published in London and Chicago in 1895. It was the first book by the Arts and Crafts artist and designer Georgie Gaskin (1866–1934), celebrated for the jewelry >>more

Art / Books
ISBN 9781908970367
US $17.99 CAN $25.50 TRADE
Clth, 4.75 x 7.5 in. / 64 pgs / 61 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018 In stock
In stock

Guido Mocafico: Leopold & Rudolf Blaschka
Edited by Patrick Remy. Text by Alexandra Baudelot, Isabelle Pirotte, Emmanuel G. Reynaud.

It has long been a dream of Guido Mocafico’s (born 1962) to photograph the masterpiece glass models of marine invertebrates and plants made by Leopold Blaschka (1822–95) and his son Rudolf (1857–1939). This book fulfills >>more

Steidl
ISBN 9783958293984
US $65.00 CAN $87.00 TRADE
Clth, 11 x 14.5 in. / 320 pgs / 252 color.
Pub Date: 10/23/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Wiener Werkstätte Jewelry
Edited by Janis Staggs. Text by Ronald S. Lauder, Renée Price.

The jewelry of the Wiener Werkstätte blurs the lines between gorgeous ornament and miniature sculpture

The Wiener Werkstätte, or Vienna Workshops, was founded in 1903. The firm’s artistic cofounders, Josef Hoffmann and Koloman Moser, subscribed to >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775743921
US $55.00 CAN $72.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11.5 in. / 120 pgs / 188 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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Ettore Sottsass: The Glass
Edited by Luca Massimo Barbero.

The brilliant architect and designer Ettore Sottsass (1917–2007) designed glass wares from 1947 until the end of his career. He established a working relationship with the glass makers on the Venetian island of Murano during >>more

Skira
ISBN 9788857235356
US $70.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Hbk, 11 x 11.75 in. / 328 pgs / 579 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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Jewelry Matters
By Marjan Unger, Suzanne van Leeuwen.

The history of jewelry deserves a gorgeous, luxurious gem of a book, and Jewelry Matters does not disappoint. Designed by Irma Boom, Jewelry Matters explores the magnificent jewelry collection of the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam with loving >>more

NAI010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462083752
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6 x 8.5 in. / 648 pgs / 520 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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Art & Vinyl
Edited by Jeffrey Fraenkel, Antoine de Beaupré.

Art for music: the album cover as medium

Art & Vinyl is an exhilarating new look into the history of the vinyl record as a medium for modern and contemporary visual art. This beautifully designed and >>more

Fraenkel Gallery / Editions Antoine de Beaupré
ISBN 9782912794291
US $75.00 CAN $99.00 TRADE
Hbk, 12.5 x 12.5 in. / 450 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018 Out of stock
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New York City Transit Authority: Objects
Introduction by Eric Greene. Photographs and text by Brian Kelley.

The evolving design of New York subway ephemera: a collector’s story

New York City Transit Authority: Objects originated as a photography experiment. In 2011, New York photographer Brian Kelley began documenting collections of used MetroCards in >>more

Standards Manual
ISBN 9780692902554
US $49.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 10 in. / 356 pgs / 392 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 In stock
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Bruno Munari: Total Artist
Edited by Claudio Cerritelli.

From drawings, designs, collages, paintings, sculptures, readable and not-so-readable books to new image reproduction techniques, industrial design, editorial graphics, architecture and new pedagogical ideas, the scope of Bruno Munari's (1907–98) activities is dauntingly vast. This >>more

Corraini Edizioni
ISBN 9788875706333
US $75.00 CAN $99.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.25 x 11.75 in. / 304 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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Eyeball Cards: The Art of British CB Radio Culture
Text by William Hogan. Photographs by David Titlow.

The late 1970s and early 1980s was the golden age of British Citizens Band (CB) radio. Legal to own but illegal to operate, a CB radio and an antenna could connect you to other users >>more

Four Corners Books
ISBN 9781909829084
US $30.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.25 x 8.75 in. / 192 pgs / 380 color / 24 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

Where to Score
Edited by Jordan Stein, Jason Fulford.

San Francisco Oracle was a countercultural newspaper published in the city’s bustling Haight Ashbury neighborhood from September 1966 to February 1968, bookending the iconic “Summer of Love.” In 12 issues combining poetry, spirituality and speculation >>more

J&L Books / KADIST
ISBN 9780999365519
US $6.99 CAN $11.00 TRADE
Pbk, 4.25 x 6 in. / 56 pgs / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

Spiyt th'Words: Rereading Pettibon’s Twitter
By Andrew Durbin.

A superb meditation on the endlessly creative, volatile Twitter feed of Raymond Pettibon

“Twiytter suycks. Just giveme th’mfckn mic” writes Raymond Pettibon, who has one of the most active and engaged Twitter accounts of any living >>more

David Zwirner Books
ISBN 9781941701751
US $16.95 CAN $24.00 TRADE
Pbk, 5 x 7.25 in. / 72 pgs / 25 color.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

The Bauhaus and Czechoslovakia 1919–1938
By Markéta Svobodová.

A beautiful new publication featuring rarely seen photographs and documents, The Bauhaus and Czechoslovakia 1919–1938 looks at the Central European context and legacy of Germany’s legendary Bauhaus school. This important center of avant-garde learning, whose >>more

KANT
ISBN 9788074372247
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 TRADE
Flexi, 9.5 x 11 in. / 256 pgs / 202 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

Kazuo Shinohara: On the Threshold of Space-Making
Edited by Seng Kuan.

One of the greatest and most influential architects of Japan's postwar generation, Kazuo Shinohara (1925-2006) has remained virtually unknown outside the small community of his devoted followers. As one of the leaders of architectural movement >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785331
US $50.00 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 8.25 in. / 200 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 10/23/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Philippe Rahm Architectes: Architectural Climates

Swiss-born, Paris-based architect Philippe Rahm (born 1967) has synthesized disciplines ranging from physics, physiology and meteorology to create urban and architectural works that radically advance the prospects and possibilities of sustainable architecture. Rahm has presented >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785553
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Hbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 11/20/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Steven Holl Architects: Library, a Social Condenser
Edited by Dimitra Tsachrelia.

Steven Holl’s Hunter's Point library brings community-devoted space to New York’s increasingly privatized Long Island City waterfront

Situated along the banks of the East River in Long Island City, New York’s Hunter's Point Community Library is >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785522
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 300 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Adolf Loos on Trial
By Christopher Long.

In early September 1928, Viennese police arrested the famed architect Adolf Loos. The charge was child molestation. Two young girls (and eventually a third), ages eight to ten, alleged that Loos had touched them inappropriately >>more

Kant
ISBN 9788074372261
US $25.00 CAN $34.50 TRADE
Flexi, 6 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / 23 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 Out of stock
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Building for Dementia
Text by Christoph Metzger.

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

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594782
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 70 color / 10 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock
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Making Cities Smarter
Text by Martin Tomitsch.

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

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594928
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 240 pgs / 40 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 Out of stock
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Neuroarchitecture
Text by Christoph Metzger.

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

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594799
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Power / Architecture
Edited with text by Jorge Carvalho, Ricardo Carvalho, Pedro Bandeira. Contributions by José Manuel Dias da Fonseca, Bruno Figueiredo, Nuno Grande, Ivo Poças Martins, Joaquim Moreno, Moisés Puente, João Belo Rodeia, Andreas Ruby, Ilka Ruby, Nuno Sampaio, Yuma Shinohara, André Tavares, Alexandra Vougia, Guilherme Wisnik.

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

Lars Müller Publishers/Casa da Arquitectura
ISBN 9783037785461
US $40.00 CAN $54.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 320 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock
In stock

X-ray Architecture
By Beatriz Colomina.

How our medical obsessions and the image of the body influence modern architecture. This book explores the impact of medical discourse and diagnostic technologies on the formation, representation and reception of modern architecture. It challenges >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037784433
US $40.00 CAN $54.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 200 pgs / 155 color.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Javier Senosiain: Organic Architecture
Text by Luis Miguel Lus Arana.

To survey the work of Mexican architect Javier Senosiain (born 1948) requires a journey through a particular trajectory in the history of architecture, from Frank Lloyd Wright and Bruno Zevi to Alvar Aalto, Eero Saarinen >>more

Arquine
ISBN 9786079489229
US $42.50 CAN $57.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 9.5 in. / 168 pgs / 159 color / 46 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Juan Grimm
Edited by Claudia Pertuzé. Text by Juan Grimm, Aniket Bhagwat, Mathias Klotz, Mitzi Rojas.

Juan Grimm is the father of landscape architecture in Chile, and one of South America’s most important landscape architects. Working mainly with local flora, he creates breathtakingly new landscape textures; to date he has designed >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775743891
US $65.00 CAN $87.00 TRADE
Clth, 9.5 x 12 in. / 304 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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Reyes Ríos + Larraín: Place, Matter and Belonging
Foreword by Salvador Reyes Ríos. Text by Glenn Murcutt, Pablo Castro, Luis Millet, Gabriel Konzevik.

Reyes Ríos + Larraín is an architecture studio founded by Salvador Reyes Ríos and Josefina Larraín in Mérida, Yucatán. Reyes Ríos + Larraín is best known for their sensitive restoration of old mansions and haciendas >>more

Arquine
ISBN 9786079489236
US $50.00 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Clth, 7 x 9.5 in. / 242 pgs / 215 color / 42 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Tatiana Bilbao: Perspectives
Text by Patrick Charpenel, Simon Hartmann, Raymund Ryan.

Located in Mexico City, Tatiana Bilbao Estudio is well known internationally for its use of traditional Mexican construction techniques, the highly sculptural effects of its buildings and its unusually collaborative approach toward each client. Founded >>more

Arquine
ISBN 9786079489281
US $50.00 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Pbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / 110 color / 35 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Maci?as Peredo
Text by Billie Tsien, Josep Quetglas, Sergio Orti?z, Wonne Ickxs.

The Guadalajara-based architecture studio of Salvador Maci?as and Magui Peredo maintains a close connection to artisan and craft processes, each project drawing on the skills of expert builders. This book compiles some of the practice’s >>more

Arquine
ISBN 9786078528646
US $50.00 CAN $67.50 FLAT40
Hbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 268 pgs / 280 color.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Mexico City Architecture Guide
Text by Miquel Adrià, Andrea Griborio, Alejandro Hernández Gálvez, Juan José Kochen.

Mexico City Architecture Guide is a compilation of more than 150 works of architecture dating from the early 20th century up to the present day. To help orient readers, the guide is divided into five >>more

Arquine/Secretari?a de Comunicaciones y Transportes/Fondo Mixto de Promocio?n Tu
ISBN 9786077784869
US $28.00 CAN $38.50 TRADE
Pbk, 4.75 x 8.25 in. / 232 pgs / 210 color.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Roberto Burle Marx Lectures: Landscape as Art and Urbanism
Edited by Gareth Doherty.

Roberto Burle Marx (1909–1994) remains one of the most important landscape architects in the history of the field. His distinctive and widely acclaimed work has been featured and referenced in numerous sources, yet few of >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037783795
US $30.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Pbk, 5.5 x 8.25 in. / 256 pgs / 73 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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A Portrait of Houses Designed by Lundgaard & Tranberg Architects
Text by Karsten R.S. Iversen. Photographs by Jens Markus Lindhe.

Founded in 1983 by Boje Lundgaard and Lene Tranberg, Lundgaard & Tranberg is among the most important Danish architecture firms of our time. Here, author Karsten R.S. Ifversen presents a guide to their works.

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Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775743570
US $85.00 CAN $112.50 FLAT40
Hbk, 8.25 x 12.25 in. / 272 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 In stock
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Burlington House
By Nicholas Savage.

On his restoration to the throne in 1660, four of King Charles II’s supporters were provided with plots of land in London, on which to build their extravagant town palaces. The only one to survive—built >>more

Royal Academy of Arts
ISBN 9781910350805
US $75.00 CAN $99.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 11.75 in. / 368 pgs / 280 color.
Pub Date: 08/28/2018 Awaiting stock
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Christian Wassmann: Sun Path House and Other Cosmic Architectures
Edited with text by Christian Wassmann, Hendrik Schwantes. Text by Defne Ayas, Gianni Jetzer.

Part monograph, part manifesto, Christian Wassmann: Sun Path House and Other Cosmic Architectures is the first comprehensive publication on the Swiss designer and architect (born 1974). Centered around the Sun Path House in Miami Beach >>more

Koenig Books
ISBN 9783960982272
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 FLAT40
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.25 in. / 136 pgs / 224 color / 98 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

Francis Kéré: Serpentine Pavilion 2017
Edited by Melissa Blanchflower, Joseph Constable. Text by David Adjaye, Jeanne Gang, Lesley Lokko, Francis Kéré, Kerry James Marshall, Mohsen Mostafavi, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Yana Peel.

This publication documents 2017’s Serpentine Pavilion by Berlin-based architect Francis Kéré (born 1965). Inspired by the tree that serves as a central meeting point in his home town of Gando, Burkina Faso, Kéré designed a >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783960981596
US $29.95 CAN $39.95 FLAT40
Flexi, 8 x 10.5 in. / 160 pgs / 81 color / 3 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

Bauhaus World Heritage Site

Between 1919 and 1933, the Bauhaus revolutionized prevailing ideas about architecture and design, and the construction methods associated with them. The architecture of the Bauhaus itself was equally innovative; the buildings conceived by Walter Gropius >>more

Spector Books / Bauhaus Dessau Foundation
ISBN 9783959051545
US $14.95 CAN $21.00 TRADE
Pbk, 4.25 x 5.75 in. / 180 pgs / 23 color / 39 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 Awaiting stock
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Setting the Stage for Modernity
Text by Franziska Bollerey.

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

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594836
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 10.5 in. / 256 pgs / 150 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
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The Civic City in a Nomadic World
By Charles Landry.

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

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462083882
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 288 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

The Civic City in a Nomadic World
By Charles Landry.

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

NAI010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462083721
US $65.00 CAN $87.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 288 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

Welcoming the West
Text by Andrea P. Leers.

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

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594904
US $40.00 CAN $54.00 TRADE
Hbk, 11.5 x 8 in. / 144 pgs / 100 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock
In stock

2G: Bruther
Edited by Moisés Puente. Introduction by Philip Ursprung, Javier Agustín Rojas, Jan De Vylder.

The latest issue of 2G surveys the first decade of work by the Paris-based architectural studio Bruther, founded by French architects Stéphanie Bru and Alexandre Theriot in 2007. Bruther works across architecture, research, education, urbanism >>more

Koenig Books
ISBN 9783960981022
US $50.00 CAN $67.50 FLAT40
Flexi, 9 x 12 in. / 160 pgs / 130 color.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock
In stock

Kamel Louafi: Imagination
Text by Kamel Louafi.

Imagination offers a personal, intimate survey of the work of Algerian-German landscape architect Kamel Louafi (born 1952) in which the designer reflects on the events, experiences, encounters and anecdotes that have shaped his work.

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JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594829
US $25.00 CAN $34.50 FLAT40
Other Media, 4 x 6.5 in. / 164 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock
In stock
Kleihues + Kleihues: BND Die Zentrale
Text by Arno Lederer, Walter A. Noebel. Photographs by Stefan Müller.

The new headquarters of the Federal Intelligence Service in Berlin is the largest building project in the Federal Republic of Germany since 1945. This monograph provides insights into the building, designed by Jan Kleihues (born >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775743501
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 9 x 9 in. / 96 pgs / 70 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

Martin Rajniš: Sketches
Text by Ji?í Horský.

This volume presents sketches of both realized and unrealized designs by the Czech architect Martin Rajniš (born 1944), accompanied by Rajniš’ personal reflections on the field of contemporary architecture and his life and working methods.

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KANT
ISBN 9788074372131
US $55.00 CAN $72.50 FLAT40
Flexi, 9.5 x 11 in. / 160 pgs / 125 color / 45 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock
New Towns
Text by Dunia Mittner.

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

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594614
US $39.95 CAN $53.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.5 x 8.5 in. / 304 pgs / 150 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
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OFFICE Kersten Geers David Van Severen Vol. 1, 2 & 3
Text by Christophe Van Gerrewey, Go Hasegawa, Ellis Woodman, Giovanna Borasi, Kersten Geers, David Van Severen.

The Brussels-based OFFICE Kersten Geers David Van Severen was set up in 2002 by Kersten Geers (born 1975) and David Van Severen (born 1978), and is celebrated for its idiosyncratic and highly theoretical approach, as >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783863359249
US $150.00 CAN $200.00 SDNR40
Hbk, 3 vols, 8.75 x 12.25 in. / 432 pgs / 531 color / 21 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock
In stock

On Architecture
By Cees Dam. Text by Karin Evers, Rudi Fuchs.

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

NAI010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462084124
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 164 pgs / 275 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 Out of stock
Out of stock

500 Churches, 500 Ideas

The German state of Thuringia has 2,000 church buildings, of which 500 stand vacant, reflecting a general decline in European church membership. On the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, 500 Churches, 500 >>more

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594942
US $49.95 CAN $67.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 9.25 x 11 in. / 200 pgs / 110 color.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
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Beyond Dikes
By Marinke Steenhuis, Paul Meurs.

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

NAi010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462083844
US $75.00 CAN $99.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 256 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

Make Your City: The City as a Shell
Text by Eva de Klerk.

This publication documents the history of the NDSM shipyard hangar in Amsterdam, a self-organized, self-financed space for small-scale manufacturing. Make Your City argues for the power of self-development and rethinks the modern city as a >>more

trancity X Valiz
ISBN 9789492095411
US $29.95 CAN $39.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / 50 color / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/22/2018 In stock
In stock

The World’s Footbridges for Berlin
Edited by Mike Schlaich, Arndt Goldack.

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

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JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594881
US $49.95 CAN $67.50 FLAT40
Hbk, 11.5 x 8.5 in. / 288 pgs / 300 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock
In stock
Van Nellefabriek Rotterdam
By Marieke Kuipers.

After a redevelopment, the Van Nelle Factory in Rotterdam has transformed from a coffee, tea and tobacco processing plant to a modern architectural icon on the UNESCO World Heritage List. This guide presents photographs and >>more

NAI010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462083950
US $20.00 CAN $27.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 5.25 x 9 in. / 96 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

Water Works in the Netherlands
Text by Inge Bobbink, Bernard Hulsman, Eric Luiten, Lodewijk van Nieuwenhuize, Theo van Oeffelt.

Fifty of the most important Dutch waterworks are documented through extensive photographic and textual material, as well as three essays that comprehensively discuss the technical, historical and cultural significance of the water system in the >>more

NAI010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462083868
US $75.00 CAN $99.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 9 x 12 in. / 240 pgs / 180 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

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

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

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594812
US $29.00 CAN $39.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 6 x 8.5 in. / 432 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock
In stock

Catalogue 5
Text by Olof Koekebakker.

The latest in Nai's series of publications documenting the innovative Dutch architecture firm Cepezed surveys its most recent accomplishments, from small-scale furniture designs to buildings.

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NAI010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462083905
US $55.00 CAN $72.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 292 pgs / 275 color.
Pub Date: 05/22/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming
Constellation.s
Contributions by Michel Lussault, Francine Fort, Michel Jacques, Fabienne Brugère, Guillaume Le Blanc.

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

Arc en Rêve / Actes Sud
ISBN 9782330089276
US $55.00 CAN $72.50 FLAT40
Hbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 780 pgs.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

Designing Territorial Metabolism
Edited by Geoffrey Grulois, Maria Chiara Tosi, Carles Crosas, Marco Ranzato.

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

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JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594898
US $42.00 CAN $55.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / 100 color / 55 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
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Historical Versus Modern: Identity Through Imitation?
Edited by Barbara Engel.

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

JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594980
US $39.95 CAN $53.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 170 color.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock
In stock

OASE 99: The Architecture (Museum) Effect
Text by Sergio M. Figueiredo, Hüsnü Yegenoglu, Mirko Zardini, Pedro Gadanho, Ömer Kanipak, et al.

Highlighting institutional examples from around the world, the newest issue of OASE considers the role of the architecture museum in architecture culture. How does museum programming set the tone for architectural practice now and in >>more

NAI010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462083738
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 128 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

Perspectives in Metropolitan Research 4
Edited by Hilke Marit Berger, Gesa Ziemer.

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

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JOVIS
ISBN 9783868594874
US $32.00 CAN $42.50 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 168 pgs / 90 color / 10 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock
In stock
Positions on Emancipation
Edited by Florian Hertweck. Text by Anne-Julchen Bernhardt, Arno Brandlhuber, Paola Viganò et al.

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

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Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785515
US $28.00 CAN $38.50 TRADE
Pbk, 5.5 x 8.25 in. / 250 pgs / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock
In stock
Mario Del Curto: Seeds of the Earth

In a former tsarist palace in what is now St. Petersburg, botanist Nikolaï Vavilov (1887–1943), predicting the disappearance of plant biodiversity, built the world’s first seed bank. A living museum, the Vavilov Institute hosts roughly >>more

Actes Sud
ISBN 9782330079055
US $49.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 12.5 in. / 320 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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The Sausage of the Future
Edited with text by Carolien Niebling.

The future is sausage-shaped!

The sausage is one of mankind’s first-ever designed food items. A paragon of efficient butchery, it was designed to make the most of animal protein in times of scarcity, and dates back >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785485
US $30.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8.25 x 11 in. / 156 pgs / 174 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

Osvaldo Borsani: 1911–1985
Edited with text by Giampiero Bosoni. Text by Fulvio Irace, Daniel Sherer, Chiara Lecce, Norman Foster.

Cofounder of the acclaimed Tecno furniture design company, the architect and designer Osvaldo Borsani (1911–85) produced countless icons of Italian design, such as the working system Graphis, the D70 sofa, the P40 lounge-chair and the >>more

Skira
ISBN 9788857236711
US $105.00 CAN $135.00 TRADE
Hbk, 11 x 11 in. / 440 pgs / 450 color / 340 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Leïla Menchari: The Queen of Enchantment

For more than 30 years, Leïla Menchari (born 1928) was responsible for designing the traffic-stopping window displays at Hermès’ prestigious flagship store at 24 rue du Faubourg-Saint-Honoré in Paris. Menchari’s aesthetic vision and her sense >>more

Hermès/Actes Sud
ISBN 9782330084158
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Hbk, 5.5 x 9 in. / 432 pgs / 147 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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Portable Art
Edited by Celia Forner.

Hauser & Wirth’s Portable Art Project, organized by Spanish model Celia Forner, collects a group of commissioned, wearable objects made in collaboration with 15 artists. The project began with an invitation to Louise Bourgeois and >>more

Hauser & Wirth Publishers
ISBN 9783906915012
US $50.00 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9 in. / 128 pgs / 77 color.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 In stock
In stock

R & Company: 20 Years of Discovery
Foreword by Evan Snyderman. Text by Glenn Adamson, Zesty Meyers, Dung Ngo, Dan Rubinstein, Pilar Viladas, James Zemaitis.

Founded in 1997 by Zesty Meyers and Evan Snyderman, renowned design gallery R & Company has always looked simultaneously backwards and forwards in its programming, promoting groundbreaking contemporary design and rescuing and preserving design history. >>more

Damiani
ISBN 9788862085816
US $50.00 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 240 pgs / 220 color.
Pub Date: 05/22/2018 In stock
In stock

Shedding Light
Edited by Beppe Finessi.

Shedding Light shows how different creative disciplines use light, looking at more than 300 lighting objects. Across the fields of design, art, graphics and photography, the technology of light is explored here as a tool, >>more

Corraini Edizioni
ISBN 9788875705503
US $65.00 CAN $87.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 272 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
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Silla Mexicana
Foreword by Jorge Rivas. Text by Ana Elena Mallet.

The chair has always been more than a utilitarian item in Mexican culture. The chair’s utility, its fundamental importance in everyday life, has made it a productive site for experimentation, producing some of the most >>more

Arquine / Secretaría de Cultura
ISBN 9786079489250
US $39.95 CAN $53.95 TRADE
Pbk, 7 x 9.5 in. / 264 pgs / 194 color.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock
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Hard Werken: One for All
Edited with text by Ian Horton, Bettina Furnée. Text by Russ Bestley, Max Bruinsma, Tony Credland, Frits Gierstberg, Noor Mertens.

Hard Werken: One for All is the first major publication on the work of the Rotterdam and Los Angeles–based experimental design group Hard Werken. Hard Werken formed in the late 1970s with an underground magazine >>more

Valiz
ISBN 9789492095176
US $49.95 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Flexi, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 480 pgs / 1,300 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/22/2018 In stock
In stock

Philippe Starck: Secret Drawings
Text by Marie-Ange Brayer.

Philippe Starck (born 1949) is one of the world’s most famous and prolific designers. From luxurious hotels and high-profile restaurants to his inspirational reworkings of everyday household items like the juicer, Starck’s elegant designs have >>more

Turner
ISBN 9788416714551
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 80 pgs / 55 color.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Poster Town
Edited by Erich Brechbühl, Klaus Fromherz, Martin Geel, Michael Kryenbühl, Simon Rüegg, Raphael Schoen, Ivan Weiss, Megi Zumstein. Text by Bettina Richter, Pirmin Bossart, Martina Kammermann, Marc Schwegler.

Lucerne—Switzerland’s poster town—has a vibrant graphic design scene which has become widely known in recent years for its sophisticated posters. Some of these are designed for big cultural events, but others are more local, designed >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783959051781
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 784 pgs / 800 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 Out of stock
Out of stock

Thonik: Why We Design
Edited with text by Nikki Gonnissen, Thomas Widdershoven. Text by Gert Staal, Aaron Betsky, Adrian Shaughnessy.

In this book, Thonik—the Amsterdam-based design collective led by lauded designers Nikki Gonnissen and Thomas Widdershoven—proposes and addresses 11 personal reasons why they design. Why do we color, organize and form the world around us, >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785560
US $40.00 CAN $54.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 320 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 08/28/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Bauhaus No. 9: Substance
Text by Regina Bittner, Torsten Blume, Markus Hoffmann, Clemens Krauss, Monika Markgraf, Claudia Perren, Lily Viehweg.

In an age of increasing dematerialization, Bauhaus No. 9 focuses on the materiality of famous Bauhaus objects and buildings, historical handicraft controversies in the workshops, the material questions engaged by the Bauhaus’ current artists-in-residence, and >>more

Spector Books / Bauhaus Dessau Foundation
ISBN 9783959051583
US $19.95 CAN $27.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 8.25 x 11.75 in. / 160 pgs / 50 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 Awaiting stock
Forthcoming

Fleckhaus: Design, Revolt, Rainbow
Edited by Michael Buhrs, Petra Hesse. Text by Hans-Michael Koetzle, Carsten Wolff.

Willy Fleckhaus (1925–83) was one of the most innovative and influential graphic designers in postwar Germany. He became internationally known for his groundbreaking work on the lifestyle magazine twen, his work for Edition Suhrkamp and >>more

Hartmann Books
ISBN 9783960700128
US $50.00 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8.75 x 11.25 in. / 240 pgs / 660 color.
Pub Date: 05/22/2018 In stock
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Pure Gold: Upcycled! Upgraded!
Edited by Elke aus dem Moore. Text by Volker Albus, Adélia Borges, Axel Kufus, Tapiwa Matsinde, Divia Patel, Bahia Shehab, Eggarat Wongcharit, Zhang Jie.

The processes of global industrialization and mounting consumerism produce so much refuse on a daily basis that recycling and upcycling have become hot topics of vital global importance. Waste, a seemingly inexhaustible resource, has become >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783959051729
US $39.95 CAN $53.95 TRADE
Hbk, 6 x 8 in. / 396 pgs / 76 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock
In stock

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