ARCHITECTURE SURVEYS, COMPETITIONS, AND PERIODICALS

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Catalog: SPRING 2007 p. 93   

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Deutsches Architektur Museum, 11/29/06-2/4/07

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High Society: Contemporary Highrise Architecture and the International Higrise Award

Edited by Christina Gräwe and Peter Cachola Schmal.

From the Tower of Babel to the Leaning Tower of Pisa, from European cathedrals to the Twin Towers and the currently scandalous Freedom Tower, highrises have always been a symbol of mankind's cultural aspirations and technological achievements. The biennial International Highrise Award specifies that an ideal contemporary tower should make exceptional use of aesthetics, design and technology, and show cost-effectiveness, sustainability and integration into town planning. This album of the 2006 contenders honors foremost the winners, Jean Nouvel and Fermin Vasquez, who designed the Torre Agbar building in Barcelona. The Agbar Tower's distinctive rounded crown had already earned it a nominee spot in Cabinet Magazine's Most Phallic Building in the World Contest. Here, the Highrise Award's more serious honor cites the building's "expressive shape," "pulsating dynamism" and "a multi-layer outer skin that generates its varied and exciting appearance." Runners-up include Santiago Calatrava's Turning Torso in Malmo, Sweden.
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Make New History

MAKE NEW HISTORY

Edited by Mark Lee, Sharon Johnston, Sarah Hearne and Letizia Carzoli. Design by Zak Group.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785355
USD $45.00
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Pub Date: 1/23/2018
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OFFICEUS Manual

OFFICEUS MANUAL

Edited by Eva Franch, Ana Milja?ki, Carlos Minguez Carrasco, Jacob Reidel, Ashley Schafer.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784396
USD $25.00
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Pub Date: 11/7/2017
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Five North American Architects

FIVE NORTH AMERICAN ARCHITECTS

By Kenneth Frampton.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782569
USD $45.00
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Pub Date: 2/27/2012
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Architecture Is Life

ARCHITECTURE IS LIFE

Edited by Mohsen Mostafavi.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037783788
USD $50.00
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Pub Date: 11/25/2013
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OfficeUS Agenda

OFFICEUS AGENDA

Edited by Eva Franch I Gilabert.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784372
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Pub Date: 7/25/2014
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OfficeUS Atlas (Repository)

OFFICEUS ATLAS (REPOSITORY)

Edited by Eva Franch I Gilabert.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784389
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Pub Date: 4/14/2015
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Contemporary Public Space

CONTEMPORARY PUBLIC SPACE

By Aldo Aymonino.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788876242731
USD $14.99
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Pub Date: 4/25/2006
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Promenade... Through the Present Future

PROMENADE... THROUGH THE PRESENT FUTURE

By Maxwell L. Anderson, Lawrence Chua, Rachel Healy, Andres Perea, Ramon Villares.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857206431
USD $70.00
| CAN $90

Pub Date: 10/25/2011
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Instant Asia

INSTANT ASIA

By Joseph Grima. Photographs by Gaia Cambiaggi.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788861303034
USD $15.99
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Pub Date: 6/3/2008
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Architecture

ARCHITECTURE

Edited by Luca Molinari.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857204734
USD $38.95
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Pub Date: 3/29/2016
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North American Architecture Trends

NORTH AMERICAN ARCHITECTURE TRENDS

By Luca Molinari.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788881188659
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Pub Date: 9/1/2001
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Exhibiting the Postmodern

EXHIBITING THE POSTMODERN

Foreword by Adrian Forty. Text by Lea-Catherine Szacka.

MARSILIO EDITORI

ISBN: 9788831726726
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Pub Date: 9/5/2017
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