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100 Buildings
100 Buildings
An accessible primer to the most important architectural touchstones of our time by today's leading architects and teachers of architecture. For architecture aficionados and anyone interested in the built world. This illustrated master list of the top 100 'must know' built works of architecture designed and completed between 1900 and 2000 is selected by today's luminaries of architecture.

Title: 100 Buildings
Author: MAYNE THOM
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Publication date: 19/09/2017
Price: $50.00
RRP: $50.00
Imprint: Rizzoli Int
Publisher: Rizzoli International Publicat
ISBN: 9780847859504
Available stock: 1
Price: $50.00
100 Years of Architecture
100 Years of Architecture
This unique visual history documents in pictures the most exciting and dynamic period of architecture: from the early 20th century to the present day, covering all the key movements, styles and architects, together with many lesser known but important names and buildings. Through archival and full-colour photography, plans and architectural drawings, the book illustrates the changing nature of architecture and its expansion during this period from the early developments of concrete and the steel frame, through national styles of architecture and the eruption of Modernism to the influence of science and engineering in the post-war period, the provocative arguments of Postmodernism in the 1980s, right up to today's superstars and global brands.

Title: 100 Years of Architecture
Author: POWERS ALAN
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Publication date: 10/08/2016
Price: $80.00
RRP: $80.00
Imprint: Laurance King
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
ISBN: 9781780678238
Available stock: 1
Price: $80.00
1000 Details in Architecture
1000 Details in Architecture
Title: 1000 Details in Architecture
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Price: $30.00
RRP: $30.00
Imprint: Miscellaneous
ISBN: 9788494263941
Available stock: 3
Price: $30.00
Americans in Paris Foundations of Americas Architectural Gilded Age
Americans in Paris Foundations of Americas Architectural Gilded Age
A lavishly produced volume documenting the work and history of American architecture students at the influential Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris. The Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris, renowned as one of the great art and architecture schools, is the namesake and founding location of the Beaux-Arts architectural movement. Known for demanding classwork and setting the highest standards, the Ecole attracted students from around the world, including the United States, where students returned to design buildings that would influence the history of architecture in America, including the Boston Public Library of 1888-95 (Charles McKim of McKim, Mead and White) and the New York Public Library of 1897-1911 (John Carrere of Carrere and Hastings). This book presents a comprehensive overview of the seminal early work of a century of American architects who studied at the famous school before going on to design and build many of the nation's most important buildings and monuments.

Title: Americans in Paris Foundations of Americas Architectural Gilded Age
Author: CARLHIAN JEAN PAUL
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Publication date: 19/09/2014
Price: $150.00
RRP: $150.00
Imprint: Rizzopli
Publisher: Rizzoli International Publicat
ISBN: 9780847843404
Available stock: 1
Price: $150.00
Architecture & Energy Efficiency
Architecture & Energy Efficiency
Title: Architecture & Energy Efficiency
Format: Limp
Publishing status: Active
Publication date: 01/09/2011
Price: $30.00
RRP: $30.00
Imprint: Miscellaneous
Publisher: Loft Publications
ISBN: 9788499362076
Available stock: 2
Price: $30.00
Bamboo
Bamboo
Title: Bamboo
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Publication date: 06/10/2011
Price: $28.00
RRP: $80.00
Imprint: Miscellaneous
ISBN: 9783864073656
Available stock: 1
Price: $28.00
Bliss of Contemporary Houses
Bliss of Contemporary Houses
Title: Bliss of Contemporary Houses
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Price: $40.00
RRP: $40.00
Imprint: Page One Publishing
ISBN: 9789812451323
Available stock: 2
Price: $40.00
Brick A World History
Brick A World History
This totally original architecture book - the first ever comprehensive study of brick - follows the story of brick from 5,000 bc to its use in building today, via the vast baths and basilicas of ancient Rome, through the wonders of Gothic brick in Germany, the majestic temples of Pagan and Mughal mosques in Iran, to its modern revival. Marvellously illustrated with spectacular, specially-taken photographs, Brick is at once an historical account of how bricks have been employed by architects of every period, a technical survey of brickmaking and bricklaying, and an essay in architectural and cultural history. The authors have applied their expert visual and technical knowledge to more than one hundred themes, from bricks in ancient Egypt to their distinctive use by such modern masters as Louis Kahn, Alvar Aalto and Renzo Piano. Great works of engineering - viaducts, tunnels and bridges - are given prominence alongside great cathedrals and country houses, temples and mosques, testifying to the incredible versatility and importance of bricks and brickwork.

Title: Brick A World History
Author: CAMPBELL JAMES W. P.
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Publication date: 29/02/2016
Price: $65.00
RRP: $65.00
Imprint: Thames & Hudson
Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
ISBN: 9780500343197
Available stock: 1
Price: $65.00
Case Studies for Contemporary Architecture
Case Studies for Contemporary Architecture
This comprehensive anthology presents noteworthy case studies that showcase a complete and diverse range of structures worldwide and provides us with a global perspective of contemporary architecture. The case studies incorporate every type of architectural project possible ? residential, commercial and public ? making this lushly illustrated, information-rich book an accessible resource for anyone interested in contemporary architecture. In order to build up a detailed picture of the influences on contemporary architecture today, every case study presents its unique objectives, challenges, and solutions featuring full-colour photographs and detailed renderings of site and floor plans. This reference book is a must-have for architects, students and those who just want feast on this architectural bounty.

Title: Case Studies for Contemporary Architecture
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Publication date: 01/12/2013
Price: $60.00
RRP: $60.00
Imprint: Miscellaneous
Publisher: Loft Publications
ISBN: 9788499369310
Available stock: 1
Price: $60.00
Contemporary Color Design
Contemporary Color Design
Color Design deals with the deliberate use of color as an essential element of interior and exterior design. The projects presented here document very different perceptions and approaches. The book - literally - presents a colorful mixture of international architects and their projects: self-confident statements, stimulating food for thought, unhibited experiments, concepts that are humerous and full of life, as well as reserved approaches that are effective and set specific color accents. The projects are listed in alphabetical order of the respective architects and designers. An index with contact information is enclosed.

Title: Contemporary Color Design
Author: DAAB
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Publication date: 31/12/2007
Price: $20.00
RRP: $20.00
Imprint: Daab
Publisher: daab
ISBN: 9783866540057
Available stock: 1
Price: $20.00
Contemporary Spaces
Contemporary Spaces
Title: Contemporary Spaces
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Price: $40.00
RRP: $40.00
Imprint: Page One Publishing
ISBN: 9789812455321
Available stock: 1
Price: $40.00
Eco Living Japan Sustainable Ideas for Living Green
Eco Living Japan Sustainable Ideas for Living Green
Japan is equally as well known for its ecologically-sensitive traditional homes as it is for cutting-edge, green technology. Eco Living Japan presents 19 contemporary Japanese houses which exemplify the most recent trends in sustainable design in Japan. This is wabi-sabi for the 21st century! With over 250 photos, drawings, plans and lively, informative text, this sustainable architecture book offers a picture of green living in contemporary Japan and provides inspiration and practical ideas for those creating homes in other 4 season climates. Each project presents different aspects of Japan's current movement toward a more sustainable living environment as well as its focus on fine craftsmanship and cutting-edge technology. The book's content is informative and enjoyable for both professional architects and forward-thinking homeowners. Anyone with an interest in Japanese design and trends in sustainable living will find fresh ideas for their own home projects. These homes work in harmony with their environments and with the people who inhabit them-"green design" at its best! "Accessible and beautiful, Eco Living Japan presents concepts of Japanese house design specialized for modern ecological sensibilities. With emphases on the history of Japanese construction and modern building simplicity, this book is likely to appeal to design students, and homebuilders and homebuyers concerned with environmentally mindful design. Expect it to fuel the growing fandom of home simplicity and efficiency, as well as interest in Japanese traditional design." - Foreword Magazine

Title: Eco Living Japan Sustainable Ideas for Living Green
Author: MACDONALD DEANNA
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Publication date: 01/02/2016
Price: $50.00
RRP: $50.00
Imprint: tuttle
Publisher: Tuttle Shokai Inc
ISBN: 9784805312834
Available stock: 1
Price: $50.00