Guides to Cities and Countries / Regional Architecture


Antarctic Resolution
Edited by Giulia Foscari, UNLESS.

Accounting for approximately 10% of the land mass of Planet Earth, the Antarctic is a global commons we collectively neglect. Far from being a pristine natural landscape, the continent is a contested territory which conceals >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037786406
US $60.00 CAN $82.00 TRADE
Hbk, 7.75 x 10.25 in. / 700 pgs / 800 color / 200 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2021 Awaiting stock

Architecture in Mexico, 1900–2010
Edited with text by Fernanda Canales. Foreword by Luis Fernández-Galiano.

This new and expanded two-volume edition of Arquine’s 2013 publication examines the multiplicity of architectural styles that have taken place in Mexico during the 20th century and through the beginning of the 21st. In an >>more

ISBN 9788418428739
US $120.00 CAN $164.00 TRADE
Slip, 2 vols, pbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 944 pgs / 2750 color.
Pub Date: 11/09/2021 Awaiting stock

Japan: Nation Building Nature
Text by Joachim Nijs.

Joachim Nijs’ Japan: Nation Building Nature is the first book to map out the views of nature that have shaped the widely acclaimed but often misunderstood modern architecture of Japan. By connecting the dots between >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462086135
US $45.00 CAN $61.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 272 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2021 Awaiting stock



AEB 1966-2016
By Luca Molinari.

Arab Engineering Bureau traces over fifty years of the past and future architecture of Qatar. Through a selection of about thirty projects illustrated by photographs and drawings, the book reveals the capacity of the Arab >>more

ISBN 9788857228808
US $75.00 CAN $95.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 12 in. / 328 pgs / 300 illustrations.
Pub Date: 01/03/2017 In stock

Anjar 1939–2019
Edited with text by Vartivar Jaklian. Text by Hossep Baboyan, Susan Pattie.

The city of Anjar lies about 37 miles east of Beirut, in Lebanon. Its history borders on the miraculous. It was conceived, designed and built between the end of the 1930s and the early 1940s, >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775746656
US $60.00 CAN $85.00 TRADE
Hbk, 12 x 10.5 in. / 144 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 03/17/2020 In stock

Architectural Guide to Rotterdam
Paul Groenendijk, Piet Vollaard. Documenting more than 400 items, this fully revised guide to the architecture of Rotterdam gives a representative overview of the key buildings and urban projects in this city, from its earliest churches dating from the >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064506055
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 5.5 x 8.75 in. / 300 pgs / 500 color.
Pub Date: 12/01/2007 Out of stock

Architectural Guide to The Hague
Contributions by Gonda Buursma. Documenting more than 300 items, this guide to the architecture of The Hague gives a representative overview of the key buildings and urban projects in this city from 1250 to the present day. Divided into >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064506864
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 5.5 x 9 in. / 344 pgs / 360 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013 In stock

Architectural Guide to the Netherlands: 1980-Present
Contributions by Paul Groenendijk, Piet Vollaard. With over 500 entries, this volume is an up-to-date companion to the Architectural Guide to the Netherlands (1900–2000). It contains a representative selection of recent work by de Architekten Cie., Benthem Crouwel, Claus & Kaan, >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064506796
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 5.5 x 8.75 in. / 372 pgs / 540 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013 In stock

Architecture in India
Text by Rahul Mehrotra. Pluralism, fusion and hybridity are the dominant traits of cultural change in twenty-first-century India. The resultant architecture reflects this fabric of one of the world’s largest and most populous nation states. Architect, educator and author >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775732451
US $75.00 CAN $99.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 11.5 in. / 312 pgs / 570 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2011 In stock

Architecture in the Netherlands
Edited by Kirsten Hannema, Teun van den Ende, Arna Mackic.

The 33rd annual edition of Architecture in the Netherlands—published in collaboration with Amsterdam-based cultural center Pakhuis de Zwijger—surveys the most important developments in Dutch architecture from 2019-20, including awards, competitions, exhibitions and publications from the >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462085558
US $60.00 CAN $84.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 9.5 x 12.50 in. / 176 pgs / 280 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/09/2021 In stock

Architecture in the Netherlands: Yearbook 2015/16
Edited by Tom Avermaete, Kirsten Hannema, Hans van der Heijden, Edwin Oostmeijer. Architecture in the Netherlands is an invaluable survey of the most noteworthy and critical developments in Dutch architecture over the past year. Thirty projects are described in detail, along with an overview of the most >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462082786
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 184 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 10/25/2016 In stock

Balkrishna Doshi: Architecture for the People
Edited by Mateo Kries, Jolanthe Kugler, Khushnu Hoof. Text by Balkrishna Doshi, Khushnu Hoof, Kenneth Frampton, Kazi Ashraf, Martha Thorne, Samanth Subramanian, Juhani Pallasmaa, Rajeev Kathpalia, Jolanthe Kugler.

The 2018 Pritzker Architecture Prize winner Balkrishna Doshi is one of India's most influential architects, renowned for his harmonious designs that merge the formal language of classical modernism with Indian building traditions and local craft >>more

Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783945852316
US $85.00 CAN $115.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 400 pgs / 450 color.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 Out of stock

By Claudio Greco, Carlo Santoro.

Over the past fifteen years Beijing has experienced unprecedented change–a change more dramatic and profound than ever before. Contemporary skyscrapers and architectural forms are gradually enclosing the historic city centre. Steel and glass structures, constructions >>more

ISBN 9788861303027
US $14.99 CAN $19.99 TRADE
Pbk, 7 x 8.75 in. / 272 pgs / 220 color.
Pub Date: 06/17/2008 In stock

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 In stock

Caribbean Modernist Architecture
Edited by Gustavo Luis Moré. Introduction by Barry Bergdoll. In February and March 2008, the International Program and the Department of Architecture and Design at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, organized the Museum's first symposium on the modernist architecture of the Caribbean >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870707759
US $30.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Pbk, 11 x 11 in. / 200 pgs / 416 color.
Pub Date: 06/30/2010 In stock

Chernobyl: A Stalkers’ Guide
By Darmon Richter. Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell.

Since the first atomic bomb was dropped, humankind has been haunted by the idea of nuclear apocalypse. That nightmare almost became reality in 1986, when an accident at the USSR’s Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant triggered >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9781916218420
US $34.95 CAN $48.95 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 6.5 in. / 248 pgs / 190 color.
Pub Date: 10/20/2020 In stock

Claudio Gobbi: Arménie Ville
Text by Martina Corgnati, Giacomo Daniele Fragapane, Sophie Jung, Filippo Maggia, Hripsimé Visser. Since 2007, Claudio Gobbi (born 1971) has been systematically documenting Armenian religious architecture from the Middle Ages to the present. Besides the photographer’s own photographs, the series, titled Arménie Ville, also comprises found images from >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775741156
US $70.00 CAN $92.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 10.75 in. / 160 pgs / 125 color.
Pub Date: 09/27/2016 Out of stock

Czech Houses
This book represents a selection of 33 family homes designed and built in the Czech Republic after 1989. Photographic documentation of each unique dwelling is accompanied by scaled drawings and plans, offering exclusive insight into >>more

ISBN 9788074371400
US $40.00 CAN $54.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 152 pgs / 213 color / 70 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/23/2016 In stock

Desert of Pharan
By Ahmed Mater.

Through a series of photographs, Ahmed Mater charts the Saudi Arabian city of Mecca’s origins to its more recent history over the last 5 years. It is a study of the site’s recent transformation — >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037784853
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 632 pgs / 623 images.
Pub Date: 11/21/2016 In stock

East of a New Eden
By Yann Mingard.

Europe's new eastern borders stretch from the Baltic Sea to the Black Sea 1,600 heavily guarded kilometers between former “fraternal countries.” The photographers Yann Mingard and Alban Kakulya spent one and a half months on >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037781760
US $99.00 CAN $132.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 13 in. / 320 pgs / 150 images.
Pub Date: 09/01/2009 In stock

Hk Lab
Edited by Laurent Gutierrez, Valerie Portefaix and Ezio Manzini. Essays by Ackbar Abbas, Tak Chi Lee, Stewart Clegg, Laurent Gutierrez, Norman Jackson Ford, Judith Hollow, Doreen Heng Liu, Alice Ming Wai Jim, Valerie Portefaix and Laura Ruggeri. Foreword by Deyan Sudjic. If many architects and urban planners envisage Hong Kong as a potential exemplar for the creation of future urban models--not just in China but internationally--it is because its unique geographic, economic and cultural status make >>more

Map Book Publishers
ISBN 9789628604036
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Pbk, 5 x 8.5 in. / 264 pgs.
Pub Date: 07/02/2002 Out of stock

Holidays in Soviet Sanatoriums
By Maryam Omidi. Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell.

Visiting a Soviet sanatorium is like stepping back in time. Originally built in the 1920s, they afforded workers a place to holiday, courtesy of a state-funded voucher system. At their peak they were visited by >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780993191190
US $32.50 CAN $42.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 6.5 in. / 192 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 In stock

In Detail
Edited by Quim Larrea. The city of Barcelona has been known since the early twentieth century as the home of Art Nouveau. Now it has also become a center for contemporary international architecture. This follow-up to In Detail: Barcelona >>more

Ediciones Polígrafa
ISBN 9788434310902
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 9.75 x 11.5 in. / 160 pgs / 140 color.
Pub Date: 08/15/2006 In stock

Infinite Span: 90 Years of Brazilian Architecture
Edited by Fernando Serapião, Guilherme Wisink. Text by Adrián Gorelik, Daniele Pisani, Jean-Louis Cohen, Ana Vaz Milheiro, Diego de Souza, Ana Luiza Nobre, Wellington Cançado.

In architecture, a span is something to be conquered, a challenge to be overcome. But span, or vão in Portuguese, also means a project or an action that ends in failure: something that was done >>more

Lars Müller Publishers/Casa da Arquitectura
ISBN 9783037785898
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8.25 x 10.75 in. / 400 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 07/23/2019 In stock

By Giampiero Bosoni. >>more

ISBN 9788881189588
US $60.00 CAN $78.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 11.5 in. / 240 pgs / 300 illustrations.
Pub Date: 03/01/2002 In stock

Little Global Cities: Skopje, Macedonia
Text by María Cecilia Barbetta, et al. Kerber's new series Little Global Cities offers special recommendations for art and culture in 12 multilingual and multicultural cities in Eastern Europe. This first edition discusses city highlights and undiscovered treasures in Skopje, Macedonia, presented >>more

ISBN 9783866786172
US $27.50 CAN $37.50 TRADE
Pbk, 5.5 x 7.5 in. / 204 pgs / 95 color.
Pub Date: 10/27/2015 In stock

Looking for Lenin
Photographs by Niels Ackermann. Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Text by Sébastien Gobert, Myroslava Hartmond.

In the process of decommunisation, Ukraine has toppled all its Lenin monuments. The authors have hunted down and photographed these banned Soviet statues, revealing their inglorious fate. As Russia celebrates the 100th anniversary of the >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780993191176
US $32.50 CAN $42.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 6.5 in. / 176 pgs / 90 color.
Pub Date: 06/27/2017 In stock

Magnificent Milan
Text by Dario Cestaro, Franca Lugato.

The first pop-up book on Milan, a 3D guide for children and adults. Milan revealed by the spectacular paper architecture of Dario Cestaro, in a pop-up book that recounts the city's history in simple texts >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788831721219
US $17.00 CAN $24.95 TRADE
Hbk, 8.6 x 8.6 in. / 12 pgs / 30 color.
Pub Date: 02/23/2016 In stock

Mavericks: Breaking the Mould of British Architecture
Text by Owen Hopkins. The history of architecture is a story of continual innovation, and at certain points within that story come architects whose visions completely defy convention. Mavericks focuses on 12 such figures from the history of British >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781910350393
US $19.95 CAN $27.95 TRADE
Pbk, 7 x 9 / 127 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 05/03/2016 In stock

Edited by Massimo Zanella.

A fascinating tour among the countless modern and traditional facets of Italy’s “big city.” An art city and a fashion, business, and nightlife capital, as well as a testing ground for urban planning with the >>more

ISBN 9788857224121
US $22.50 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8.5 x 11.25 in. / 176 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 08/18/2015 In stock

Milan Architecture
By Maria Vittoria Capitanucci.

The new and remarkable season of Milanese architecture and its great protagonists. An interpretation of the recent and decisive transformations of Milan, with a focus on the Expo area, including the international pavilions and service >>more

ISBN 9788857228549
US $30.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Pbk, 7 x 8.5 in. / 208 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 04/05/2016 In stock

Milano Porta Nuova
By Luca Molinari.

A fresh face in the urban landscape, the architectural transformation of an important area in the center of Milan represents an occasion for experimental research in the city. The volume describes the process leading to >>more

ISBN 9788857222431
US $70.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 12 in. / 360 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 12/15/2015 In stock

By Shadi Rahbaran.

Nairobi, in its short history spanning just over one hundred years, has grown to be one of the most varied and international cities of our contemporary world. Migration has been shown as one of the >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037783757
US $32.00 CAN $42.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 6.5 in. / 176 pgs / 211 images.
Pub Date: 12/13/2013 In stock

Objective Netherlands
Text by Reinjan Mulder, Cleo Wächter, Merel Bem, Henk Baas, Berno Strootman, Peter Delpeut, Ludo van Halem. Photographs by Reinjan Mulder, Cleo Wächter.

In 1974, artist Reinjan Mulder photographed 52 locations, chosen by overlaying a coarse grid on a map of the Netherlands, to capture the objective reality of his country. 42 years later, Cleo Wächter (born 1993) >>more

Nai010 Publishers
ISBN 9789462084643
US $55.00 CAN $75.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 224 pgs / 508 color.
Pub Date: 03/19/2019 In stock

Paris: The City of Lights
By Dario Cestaro, Franca Lugato.

Children’s book author and illustrator extraordinaire Dario Cestaro (born 1971) presents the beauty of Paris through the spectacular paper architecture of a pop-up book.

Cestaro takes young—and young at heart—readers through a fascinating journey through >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788829701056
US $19.95 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Hbk, 8.75 x 8.75 in. / 12 pgs / 40 color.
Pub Date: 02/11/2020 In stock

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

ISBN 9786079489106
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 11.5 in. / 320 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 In stock

Richard Neutra: The Story of the Berlin Houses 1920–1924
Text by Harriet Roth.

Mention of the name Richard Neutra conjures the light-flooded bungalows that characterize the architectural style of the West Coast around Los Angeles. Because he is so closely associated with Los Angeles, it is sometimes overlooked >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775745154
US $75.00 CAN $105.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 10.5 in. / 304 pgs / 185 color.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock

Text by Dario Cestaro, Franca Lugato.

The first pop-up book on Rome, a 3D guide for children and adults with evocative images and texts that stimulate the reader's curiosity. Rome presented through the spectacular paper architecture of Dario Cestaro, in a >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788831726733
US $22.50 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Hbk, 8.75 x 8.75 in. / 12 pgs / 6 color.
Pub Date: 09/04/2018 In stock

Rome: Eternal City
Edited by Marco Iuliano, Gabriella Musto.

Rome: Eternal City presents Rome seen through the eyes of over a century and a half of architectural experts. The breathtaking photographs collected in this volume are drawn from the archives of the Royal Institute >>more

ISBN 9788857239194
US $45.00 CAN $62.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 248 pgs / 150 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/19/2019 In stock

Soviet Asia
Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Photography by Roberto Conte, Stefano Perego.

Soviet Asia explores the Soviet modernist architecture of Central Asia. Italian photographers Roberto Conte and Stefano Perego crossed the former Soviet republics of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan, documenting buildings constructed from the 1950s until >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780995745551
US $32.50 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 6.5 in. / 192 pgs / 140 color.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 In stock

Soviet Bus Stops
Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Foreword by Jonathan Meades. Text by Vera Kavalkova-Halvarsson, Christopher Herwig. Photographer Christopher Herwig first noticed the unusual architecture of Soviet-era bus stops during a 2002 long-distance bike ride from London to St. Petersburg. Challenging himself to take one good photograph every hour, Herwig began to >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780993191107
US $32.50 CAN $42.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 6.5 in. / 192 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 09/29/2015 In stock

Soviet Bus Stops
By Christopher Herwig. Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Text by Owen Hatherley.

After the popular and critical success of his first book, Soviet Bus Stops, photographer Christopher Herwig has returned to the former Soviet Union to hunt for more. In this second volume, as well as discovering >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780993191183
US $32.50 CAN $42.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 6.5 in. / 192 pgs / 160 color.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017 In stock

Soviet Cities: Labour, Life & Leisure
Photographs by Arseniy Kotov. Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell.

In recent years Russian cities have visibly changed. The architectural heritage of the Soviet period has not been fully acknowledged. As a result many unique modernist buildings have been destroyed or changed beyond recognition.

Russian photographer >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9781916218413
US $34.95 CAN $48.95 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 6.5 in. / 240 pgs / 215 color.
Pub Date: 10/06/2020 In stock

Sun Seekers
By Lyra Kilston. Edited by Ananda Pellerin.

Since the mid-19th century, the idea of California has lured many waves of migrants. Here, writer and editor Lyra Kilston explores a less examined attraction: the region’s promise of better health. From ailing families seeking >>more

Atelier Éditions
ISBN 9780997593587
US $29.95 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 7 x 9.25 in. / 192 pgs / 60 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 Out of stock

Sun Tropes
Edited by Aljoscha Weskott, Kesting Marietta, Leslie Witz, Jeanne van Eeden, Ivan Vladislavic, David Goldblatt, Kgebetli Moele, Shaheed Saleem, Gwen Gill. The South African answer to Las Vegas, Sun City is a luxury entertainment bubble filled with palatial hotels and casinos. This volume reconstructs Sun City as a mythic oasis of late capitalism and a wholly >>more

August Verlag
ISBN 9783941360044
US $49.95 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Pbk, 4.5 x 7.25 in. / 292 pgs / 16 color / 14 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2010 In stock

Taking Stock of Power: An Other View of the Berlin Wall
Edited with text by Annett Gröschner, Arwed Messmer. Text by Greg Bond, Olaf Briese, Florian Ebner, Matthias Flügge. Photographer Arwed Messmer and author Annett Gröschner embarked on a long-term project on the “early Berlin Wall,” based on historical photographs taken by East German border troops. In this two-volume edition, with 600 panoramas, they >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775740951
US $150.00 CAN $200.00 TRADE
Hbk, 2 vols, 8.5 x 11.75 in. / 1,328 pgs / 1,450 color.
Pub Date: 08/23/2016 In stock

Edited by Data Chigholashvili, Nini Palavandishvili, Marike Splint.

Composed of artistic accounts that critically reflect on recent urban and social changes in Georgia's capital Tbilisi, this book unveils multifaceted perspectives on a city trying to negotiate its complex heritage, its contentious present and >>more

Onomatopee Projects
ISBN 9789493148109
US $20.00 CAN $29.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 6.75 x 9 in. / 216 pgs / 109 color / 8 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/26/2019 In stock

Tehran: Life Within Walls
Foreword by Salomon Frausto. Text by Amir Djalali, et al. Epilogue by Michiel Riedijk. Life in Tehran proliferates and thrives in its interiors. When public space is policed and controlled, domestic interiors become art galleries, clubs, cultural centers, factories and offices. Interiors cease to be the exclusive domain for >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775741439
US $55.00 CAN $72.50 TRADE
Pbk, 7.5 x 9.5 in. / 224 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock

Thanks for the View, Mr. Mies
Edited with text by by Danielle Aubert, Lana Cavar, Natasha Chandani.

Lafayette Park, a middle-class residential area in downtown Detroit, is home to the largest collection of buildings designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe in the world. Throughout the 1990s and 2000s, it remained one >>more

Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781942884408
US $29.95 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 304 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 In stock

The Amsterdam Agenda
Text by Daan Roggeveen, Michiel Hulshof, Frances Arnold.

Based on a 2018 lecture series at the Amsterdam Academy of Architecture, this volume gathers contributions from 12 of today’s leaders in architecture, planning and activism on contemporary design challenges—including over-tourism, migration, climate change, civic >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462085428
US $35.00 CAN $49.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 4.25 x 7 in. / 168 pgs.
Pub Date: 05/26/2020 In stock

The Hague
Text by Maarten Schmitt. The Hague boasts work by numerous leading architects of the day, among them Koolhaas, Kollhoff and Moneo. A broad zone reaching from Central Station deep into the old town is the scene of major developments >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789064506994
US $39.95 CAN $53.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 8.75 x 10.25 in. / 80 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013 In stock

The Inevitable Specificity of Cities
By Christian Diener, Jacques Herzog, Marcel Meili, Pierre de Meuron, Manuel Herz, Christian Schmid, Milica Topalovic.

What is a city? What determines its specific city? What shapes its quality? The evolution of the contemporary city does not follow a linear movement. It is shaped by transformation processes that are directed toward >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037783740
US $65.00 CAN $87.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 6.75 in. / 312 pgs / 263 images.
Pub Date: 03/25/2015 In stock

The Object of Zionism
By Zvi Efrat.

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 the deliberate response to a unique objective—how >>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: 02/19/2019 In stock

The Treasures of Venice

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788831715027
US $22.50 CAN $25.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 9 in. / 16 pgs. / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 09/10/2013 In stock

The Wonders of Florence
Text by Dario Cestaro, Franca Lugato.

The first pop-up book on Florence. Dario Cestaro's spectacular drawings and paper architecture reveal Florence and its treasures in a pop-up book telling the city's history with straightforward texts and interesting facts. This fascinating journey >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788831719216
US $22.50 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Hbk, 8.75 x 8.75 in. / 12 pgs / 40 color.
Pub Date: 03/24/2015 In stock

To Build a City in 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: 08/20/2019 In stock

Toward a Concrete Utopia: Architecture in Yugoslavia, 1948–1980
Edited with text by Martino Stierli, Vladimir Kulic. Text by Tamara Bjazic Klarin, Vladimir Deskov, Andrew Herscher, Sanja Horvatincic, Theodossis Issaias, Ana Ivanovska Deskova, Jovan Ivanovski, Jelica Jovanovic, Anna Kats, Juliet Kinchin, Martina Malesic, Maroje Mrduljas, Arber Sadiki, Luka Skansi, Lukasz Stanek, Matthew Worsnick, Mejrema Zatric. Photographic portfolio by Valentin Jeck.

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 major exporter of modernist architecture to Africa and >>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: 06/26/2018 Out of stock

Up Up: Stories of Johannesburg’s Highrises
Edited by Nele Dechmann, Fabian Jaggi, Katrin Murbach, Nicola Ruffo. Photographs by Mpho Mokgadi. Up Up presents a selection of buildings in the inner city of Johannesburg, focusing on the tall modernist towers that stood out at the time they were constructed. Witnesses to profound shifts in the political >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775740937
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 TRADE
Pbk, 7.5 x 10.75 in. / 334 pgs / 265 color.
Pub Date: 08/23/2016 In stock

Visions from Abroad
Edited by Mona Khazindar.

Arabia, with its holy cities in Hejaz and its Bedouin-populated deserts, holds a special place in the Western imaginary. Visions from Abroad explores this fantasy, presenting Saudi Arabia as it was seen by visitors born >>more

ISBN 9788857239460
US $80.00 CAN $110.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 300 pgs / 200 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/25/2019 In stock

Winter: Images of Contemporary Chilean Architecture
Edited by Cristóbal Molina Baeza. Text by Consuelo Valdés Chadwick.

Here, 15 leading architectural photographers—including Aryeh Kornfeld, Bleda y Rosa, Cristóbal Palma, David Bestué, Erieta Attali, Felipe Fontecilla, Guy Wenborne, Ignacio Acosta, Leonardo Finotti, Louise Oates and Iwan Baan—capture some of Chile’s most important works >>more

ISBN 9786079489700
US $35.00 CAN $49.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 128 pgs / 98 color.
Pub Date: 09/01/2020 Out of stock



Architecture In Vorarlberg
Essay by Otto Kapfinger. Architects include: Carlo Baumschlager, Marianne Burkhalter, Dietmar Eberle, Ernst Giselbrecht, Roland Gnaiger, Hermann Kaufmann, Christian Lenz, Wolfgang Ritsch, Bruno Spagolla, Christian Sumi, Peter Zumthor. >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775711289
US $24.95 CAN $27.50 TRADE
Paperback, 4.75 x 7 in. / 336 pgs / 420 duotone.
Pub Date: 09/02/2003 Not available

Brasilia - Chandigarh Living With Modernity
By Iwan Baan.

In 1960, Brasilia was celebrated as the realisation of an urban planning vision based on designs by Lucio Costa and Oscar Niemeyer. At the same time, the sectoral city of Chandigarh was rising according to >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037782286
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 240 pgs / 200 images.
Pub Date: 08/01/2010 Not available

Insular Insight
Edited by Lars Müller.

The islands of Naoshima, Teshima, and Inujima in Japan’s Seto Inland Sea are places of pilgrimage for friends of contemporary art and architecture. Alongside works in public spaces as well as site-specific installations, the islands >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037782552
US $70.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 6.5 in. / 464 pgs / 259 images.
Pub Date: 07/25/2011 Not available

Josef Hoffmann: Architecture Guide
Edited by Peter Noever, Marek Pokorny. Text by Kathrin Pokorny-Nagel, Rainald Franz. This guidebook is the first comprehensive guide to architect and designer Josef Hoffmann's most important surviving and accessible public buildings in central Europe--including the building that now houses the Josef Hoffmann Museum, in Brtnice, Czechoslovakia. >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775727334
US $40.00 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Pbk, 5 x 9.5 in. / 200 pgs / 100 color / 170 b&w.
Pub Date: 01/31/2011 Not available


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