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1. A Love Letter to the City, by Stephen Powers
ISBN 9781616892081, paperback binding, $24.95

Stretched across city walls and along rooftops, Stephen Powers's colorful large-scale murals sneak up on you. "Open your eyes / I see the sunrise," "If ...
2. After Taste: Expanded Practice in Interior Design, by Kent Kleinman, Joanna Merwood-Salisbury, and Lois Weinthal
ISBN 9781616890261, paperback binding, $35.00

What is taste? This well-curated collection documents new theories and emerging critical practices in the field of interior design. It investigates taste, a concept central ...
3. Architects Draw, by Sue Ferguson Gussow
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568987408, paperback binding, $29.95

Where does architectural design begin? In an age obsessed with all things digital, it's tempting to envision a computer screen in a paperless studio. While ...
4. Architectural Lighting: Designing with Light and Space, by Herve Descottes, Cecilia E. Ramos
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989389, paperback binding, $24.95

Architectural Lighting, the latest addition to the Architecture Briefs series, provides both a critical approach to and a conceptual framework for understanding the application of ...
5. Architectural Photography the Digital Way, by Gerry Kopelow
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568986975, paperback binding, $24.95

More than ever, particularly in this day of online media, architects and designers are increasingly faced with exciting and critical marketing and publishing opportunities. Simply ...
6. Architectural Regionalism: Collected Writings on Place, Identity, Modernity, and Tradition, by Vincent B. Canizaro
ISBN 9781568986166, paperback binding, $39.95

In this rapidly globalizing world, any investigation of architecture inevitably leads to considerations of regionalism. But despite its omnipresence in contemporary practice and theory, architectural ...
7. Architecture and Film, by Mark Lamster
ISBN 9781568982076, paperback binding, $24.95

Architecture and Film looks at the ways architecture and architects are treated on screen and, conversely, how these depictions filter and shape the ways we ...
8. Architecture From the Outside In: Selected Essays by Robert Gutman, by Robert Gutman, Dana Cuff, and John Wriedt
ISBN 9781568988962, paperback binding, $40.00

Architecture and sociology have been fickle friends over the past half century: in the 1960s, architects relied on sociological data for design solutions and sociologists ...
9. Architecture of the Everyday, by Deborah Berke, Steven Harris
ISBN 9781568981147, paperback binding, $24.95

Ordinary. Banal. Quotidian. These words are rarely used to praise architecture, but in fact they represent the interest of a growing number of architects looking ...
10. Architecture Oriented Otherwise, by David Leatherbarrow
Series: Writing Matters
ISBN 9781568988115, hardcover binding, $39.95

So much writing about architecture tends to evaluate it on the basis of its intentions: how closely it corresponds to the artistic will of the ...
11. Building (in) the Future: Recasting Labor in Architecture, by Phillip Bernstein, Peggy Deamer
ISBN 9781568988061, paperback binding, $29.95

There is no denying the transformational role of the computer in the evolution of contemporary architectural practice. But does this techno-determinist account tell the whole ...
12. Building Envelopes: An Integrated Approach, by Jenny Lovell
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568988184, paperback binding, $24.95

Few parts of a building work harder than its envelope (also known as its facade). The envelope is the part of the building most visible ...
13. Cartographies of Time, by Daniel Rosenberg, Anthony Grafton
ISBN 9781616890582, paperback binding, $35.00

Our critically acclaimed smash hit Cartographies of Time is now available in paperback. In this first comprehensive history of graphic representations of time, authors Daniel ...
14. Cartographies of Time, by Daniel Rosenberg, Anthony Grafton
ISBN 9781568987637, hardcover binding, $50.00

What does history look like? How do you draw time?

From the most ancient images to the contemporary, the line has served as the central figure ...
15. Cold War Hothouses: Inventing Postwar Culture, from Cockpit to Playboy, by Beatriz Colomina, Annemarie Brennan, and Jeannie Kim
Series: Princeton Papers on Architecture
ISBN 9781568983028, paperback binding, $27.50

The technological innovation and unprecedented physical growth of the cold war era permeated American life in every aspect and at every scale. From the creation ...
16. Constructing a New Agenda for Architecture: Architectural Theory 1993-2009, by A. Krista Sykes, K. Michael Hays
ISBN 9781568988597, paperback binding, $45.00

This follow-up to Kate Nesbitt's best-selling anthology Theorizing a New Agenda collects twenty-eight essays that address architecture theory from the mid-1990s, where Nesbitt left off, ...
17. Conversations with Paolo Soleri, by Lissa McCullough
Series: Conversations with Students
ISBN 9781616890551, paperback binding, $19.95

Conversations with Paolo Soleri, the newest volume in our popular Conversations series, offers timely thinking in response to our global environmental crisis. Drawn from the ...
18. Design Ecologies: Essays on the Nature of Design, by Lisa Tilder, Beth Blostein
ISBN 9781568987835, paperback binding, $35.00

Contemporary architects are under increasing pressure to offer a sustainable future. But with all the focus on green building there has been little investigation into ...
19. Details in Contemporary Architecture, by Christine Killory, Rene Davids
Series: AsBuilt
ISBN 9781568985763, hardcover binding, $65.00

Curious about how Alsop Architects managed to construct that flying, translucent rectangle at the Ontario College of Art and Design? Wonder about the sustainability of ...
20. Digital Fabrications: Architectural and Material Techniques, by Lisa Iwamoto
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568987903, paperback binding, $24.95

Architectural pioneers such as Frank Gehry and Greg Lynn introduced the world to the extreme forms made possible by digital fabrication. It is now possible ...
21. Elements of Design: Rowena Reed Kostellow and the Structure of Visual Relationships, by Gail Greet Hannah, Designed by Tucker Viemeister and Seth Kornfeld
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568983295, paperback binding, $24.95

A hands-on book design students and designers alike will welcome. Elements of Design is a tribute to an exceptional teacher and a study of the ...
22. Ethics for Architects: 50 Dilemmas of Professional Practice, by Thomas Fisher
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989464, paperback binding, $24.95

In this new Architecture Brief, Ethics for Architects, Thomas Fisher presents fifty case studies representing a broad range of ethical dilemmas facing today's architects, from ...
23. Fabricating Architecture: Selected Readings in Digital Design and Manufacturing, by Robert Corser
ISBN 9781568988894, paperback binding, $29.95

In this increasingly digitized world, any investigation of architecture inevitably leads to considerations of fabrication. But despite its omnipresence in contemporary practice and theory, digital ...
24. Five Flights Up and Other New York Apartment Stories, by Toni Schlesinger
ISBN 9781568985855, paperback binding, $24.95

A flop house, a pumping station, a maid's room, a homeless center, a former brothel, a Richard Meier building, a circus trailer, a sail boat, ...
25. Five Houses, Ten Details, by Edward R. Ford
Series: Writing Matters
ISBN 9781568988269, hardcover binding, $40.00

Edward Ford's forty years of practicing and teaching architecture have focused on one area: the architectural detail. Yet, despite two hugely influential books (The Details ...
26. From Autos to Architecture: Fordism and Architectural Aesthetics in the Twentieth Century, by David Gartman
ISBN 9781568988139, hardcover binding, $60.00

One of the most interesting questions in architectural history is why modern architecture emerged from the war-ravaged regions of central Europe and not the United ...
27. From Here to There: A Curious Collection from the Hand Drawn Map Association, by Kris Harzinski
ISBN 9781568988825, paperback binding, $17.50

It's a situation we are all acquainted with: planning to visit friends in an unfamiliar part of the city, you draw yourself a rudimentary map ...
28. Graphic Design Theory: Readings from the Field, by Helen Armstrong
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568987729, paperback binding, $24.95

The titles in our best-selling Design Brief series are highly praised by graphic design students, educators, and professionals worldwide as invaluable resources. Each beautifully designed, ...
29. Grid Systems: Principles of Organizing Type, by Kimberly Elam
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568984650, paperback binding, $24.95

Although grid systems are the foundation for almost all typographic design, they are often associated with rigid, formulaic solutions. However, the belief that all great ...
30. How to Be a Graphic Designer without Losing Your Soul, new edition, by Adrian Shaughnessy
ISBN 9781568989839, paperback binding, $24.95

Published to instant acclaim in 2005, our best selling How to Be a Graphic Designer without Losing Your Soul has become a trusted resource for ...
31. Inside the Painter's Studio, by Joe Fig
ISBN 9781568988528, paperback binding, $35.00

Inside an art gallery, it is easy to forget that the paintings there are the end products of a process involving not only creative inspiration, ...
32. Instant: The Story of Polaroid, by Christopher Bonanos
ISBN 9781616890858, hardcover binding, $24.95

Pictures in a minute! In the 1950s, 60s, and 70s, Polaroid was the hottest technology company on Earth. They were an innovation machine that cranked ...
33. Manhattan Classic: New York's Finest Prewar Apartments, by Geoffrey Lynch
ISBN 9781616891671, hardcover binding, $50.00

The Dakota. The Apthorp. The San Remo. The names of these legendary New York apartment buildings evoke images of marble-lined lobbies, uniformed doormen, and sunlit ...
34. Material Strategies: Innovative Applications in Architecture, by Blaine Brownell
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989860, paperback binding, $24.95

Blaine Brownell's best-selling Transmaterial series has introduced designers to hundreds of emergent materials that have the potential to transform our built environment. In our new ...
35. Minka: My Farmhouse in Japan, by John Roderick
ISBN 9781568987316, hardcover binding, $24.95

In 1959 journalist John Roderick joined the Tokyo bureau of the Associated Press. There, he befriended a Japanese family, the Takishitas. After musing offhandedly that ...
36. More Scenes from the Rural Life, by Verlyn Klinkenborg
ISBN 9781616891565, hardcover binding, $24.95

Verlyn Klinkenborg's regular column, The Rural Life, is one of the most read and beloved in the New York Times. Since 1997, he has written ...
37. Network Practices: New Strategies in Architecture and Design, by Anthony Burke, Therese Tierney
ISBN 9781568987019, paperback binding, $29.95

The twin revolutions of the global economy and omnipresent Internet connectivity have had a profound impact on architectural design. Geographical gaps and, in many cases, ...
38. No Nails, No Lumber: The Bubble Houses of Wallace Neff, by Jeffrey Head
ISBN 9781616890247, hardcover binding, $24.95

Imagine a house constructed in less than forty-eight hours, without using lumber or nails, that is more resistant to fire, earthquakes, and hurricanes than any ...
39. Northwestern University: The Campus Guide, by Jay Pridmore
Series: Campus Guides
ISBN 9781568987552, paperback binding, $24.95

Northwestern University: The Campus Guide takes readers on a vivid trip through this campus's compelling history from the 19th century to the present day. This ...
40. Old Buildings, New Designs: Architectural Transformations, by Charles Bloszies
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781616890353, paperback binding, $24.95

Increasingly, architects are hired to design new work for existing structures. Whether for reasons of preservation, sustainability, or cost-effectiveness, the movement to reuse buildings presents ...
41. On Vision and Colors by Arthur Schopenhauer and Color Sphere by Philipp Otto Runge, by Georg Stahl
ISBN 9781568987910, paperback binding, $24.95

During the first two decades of the nineteenth century, two of the most significant theoretical works on color since Leonardo da Vinci's Trattato della Pittura ...
42. Pamphlet Architecture 26: Thirteen Projects for the Sheridan Expressway, by Jonathan D. Solomon
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568984544, paperback binding, $14.95

Conceived as a set of "Flexible Standards," this new addition to the Pamphlet Architecture series (p.52) proposes a new way of thinking about roadways in ...
43. Pamphlet Architecture 28: Augmented Landscapes, by Smout Allen
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568986258, paperback binding, $19.95

In 1977 Steven Holl and William Stout created a grittier alternative to mainstream architectural publishing called Pamphlet Architecture. With Holl's Bridges, the landmark series was ...
44. Pamphlet Architecture 29: Ambiguous Spaces, by Nannette Jackowski, Ricardo de Ostos
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568987958, paperback binding, $16.95

Ambiguous Spaces, the newest installment in the Pamphlet Architecture series and a return to Pamphlet's own progressive roots, features the architectural fictions "The Pregnant Island" ...
45. Pamphlet Architecture 30: Coupling: Strategies for Infrastructural Opportunism, by InfraNet Lab / Lateral Office
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568989853, paperback binding, $17.95

Participants in the Pamphlet Architecture 30 competition were asked to respond to the theme "Investigations in Infrastructure," and propose new directions for architecture, transportation, energy, ...
46. Pamphlet Architecture 31: New Haiti Villages, by Steven Holl
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568989815, paperback binding, $19.95

After the devastating earthquake in Haiti, on January 12, 2010, Steven Holl had the idea of devoting the next Pamphlet Architecture book to solutions for ...
47. Pamphlet Architecture 32: Resilience, by James A. Craig, Matt Ozga-Lawn
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781616890315, paperback binding, $17.95

The competition for Pamphlet Architecture 32 centered on the theme of resilience. By addressing the capacity to cope, the ability to bounce back, and the ...
48. Paul Rand: Conversations with Students, by Michael Kroeger
Series: Conversations with Students
ISBN 9781568987255, paperback binding, $19.95

As one of the most influential and inspirational graphic designers of the twentieth century, Paul Rand defined modern American graphic design. His iconic logo designs ...
49. Philosophy for Architects, by Branko Mitrovic
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989945, paperback binding, $24.95

Philosophy for Architects is an engaging and easy-to-grasp introduction to philosophical questions of interest to students of architectural theory. Topics include Aristotle's theories of "visual ...
50. Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design, by Michael Bierut
ISBN 9781616890612, paperback binding, $27.50

Now available in paperback, designer Michael Bierut's acclaimed Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design brings together his best critical writing. Whether serious or humorous, flattering or ...
51. Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design, by Michael Bierut
ISBN 9781568986999, hardcover binding, $35.00

"It's not hard to see why innovation is becoming the design world's favorite euphemism. Design sounds cosmetic and ephemeral; innovation sounds energetic and essential. Design ...
52. Sign Painters, by Faythe Levine, Sam Macon
ISBN 9781616890834, paperback binding, $24.95

There was a time, as recently as the 1980s, when storefronts, murals, banners, barn signs, billboards, and even street signs were all hand-lettered with brush ...
53. Southern Makers: Food, Design, Craft, and Other Scenes from the Tactile Life, by Jennifer Causey
ISBN 9781616891640, paperback binding, $24.95

In this follow-up to our bestselling Brooklyn Makers, photographer Jennifer Causey returns to her Southern roots to introduce us to a group of ...
54. Souvenir Nation: Relics, Keepsakes, and Curios from the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History , by William L. Bird, Jr.
ISBN 9781616891350, hardcover binding, $24.95

Buried within the collection of the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History exists an astonishing group of historical relics from the pre-Revolutionary War era ...
55. Sprawltown: Looking for the City on Its Edges, by Richard Ingersoll
ISBN 9781568985664, paperback binding, $19.95

Sprawl. The word calls to mind a host of troublesome issues such as city flight, runaway suburban development, and the conversion of farmland to soulless ...
56. Stickwork, by Patrick Dougherty
ISBN 9781568988627, hardcover binding, $50.00

Using minimal tools and a simple technique of bending, interweaving, and fastening together sticks, artist Patrick Dougherty creates works of art inseparable with nature and ...
57. Stickwork, by Patrick Dougherty
ISBN 9781568989761, paperback binding, $34.95

Using minimal tools and a simple technique of bending, interweaving, and fastening together sticks, artist Patrick Dougherty creates works of art inseparable with nature and ...
58. Subnature: Architecture's Other Environments, by David Gissen
ISBN 9781568987774, paperback binding, $35.00

We are conditioned over time to regard environmental forces such as dust, mud, gas, smoke, debris, weeds, and insects as inimical to architecture. Much of ...
59. Sustainable Design: A Critical Guide, by David Bergman
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989419, paperback binding, $24.95

Written for students and practitioners in the fields of architecture and interior design, our new Architecture Brief Sustainable Design provides a concise overview of all ...
60. The Architectural Detail, by Edward R. Ford
ISBN 9781568989785, paperback binding, $40.00

The Architectural Detail is author Edward R. Ford's life's work, and this may be his most important book to date. Ford walks the reader through ...
61. The Baltimore Rowhouse , by Mary Ellen Hayward, Charles Belfoure
ISBN 9781568982830, paperback binding, $24.95

Perhaps no other American city is so defined by an indigenous architectural style as Baltimore is by the rowhouse, whose brick facades march up and ...
62. The Business of Design: Balancing Creativity and Profitability, by Keith Granet
ISBN 9781616890186, hardcover binding, $40.00

The Business of Design debunks the myth that business sense and creative talent are mutually exclusive and, unlike other lackluster business books, is written and ...
63. The Chef Says: Quotes, Quips, and Words of Wisdom, by Nach Waxman, Matt Sartwell
Series: Quotes, Quips, and Words of Wisdom
ISBN 9781616892494, hardcover binding, $14.95

Clean plates don t lie.---Dan Barber

Great chefs are neither self-effacing nor meek. There's no room for manners in the professional kitchen, where the slightest stumble ...
64. The Concrete Dragon: China's Urban Revolution and What it Means for the World, by Thomas J. Campanella
ISBN 9781568986272, hardcover binding, $35.00

China is the most rapidly urbanizing nation in the world, with an urban population that may well reach one billion within a generation. Over the ...
This book has been replaced by a new edition
65. The Concrete Dragon: China's Urban Revolution and What it Means for the World, by Thomas J. Campanella
ISBN 9781568989686, paperback binding, $24.95

China is the most rapidly urbanizing nation in the world, with an urban population that may well reach one billion within a generation. Over the ...
66. The Designer Says: Quotes, Quips, and Words of Wisdom, by Sara Bader
ISBN 9781616891343, hardcover binding, $14.95

Whether musing about the creative process, the merits of failure and criticism, or the challenges of keeping the studio lights on, designers make good, and ...
67. The Ethical Architect: The Dilemma of Contemporary Practice , by Tom Spector
ISBN 9781568982847, hardcover binding, $55.00

Many believe that the moral mission of architecture has been in serious decline for the last 25 years. In this important new book, Tom Spector ...
68. The Ethical Architect: The Dilemma of Contemporary Practice , by Tom Spector
ISBN 9781568982854, paperback binding, $25.00

Many believe that the moral mission of architecture has been in serious decline for the last 25 years. In this important new book, Tom Spector ...
69. The Landscape Urbanism Reader, by Charles Waldheim
ISBN 9781568984391, paperback binding, $34.95

With populations decentralizing and cities sprawling ever outward, twenty-first-century urban planners are challenged by the need to organize not just people but space itself. Hence ...
70. The Lost Christmas Gift, by Andrew Beckham
ISBN 9781616891022, hardcover binding, $29.95

Published in Fall 2012 to glowing reviews, The Lost Christmas Gift quickly sold through its first printing to become a holiday hit and instant Christmas ...
71. The Public Library: A Photographic Essay, by Dawson, Robert
ISBN 9781616892173, hardcover binding, $35.00

Many of us have vivid recollections of childhood visits to a public library: the unmistakable musty scent, the excitement of checking out a stack of ...
72. The Suburbanization of New York: Is the World's Greatest City Becoming Just Another Town?, by Jerilou Hammett, Kingsley Hammett
ISBN 9781568986784, paperback binding, $24.95

What's next for New York? Is it cooking or cooling? Brimming with vitality or sinking into somnolence? Will it retain its edgy preeminence as global ...
73. The Toaster Project: Or A Heroic Attempt to Build a Simple Electric Appliance from Scratch, by Thomas Thwaites
ISBN 9781568989976, paperback binding, $19.95

Hello, my name is Thomas Thwaites, and I have made a toaster. So begins The Toaster Project, the author's nine-month-long journey from his local appliance ...
74. Toyo Ito: Forces of Nature, by Jessie Turnbull
Series: Kassler Lecture Series
ISBN 9781616891015, paperback binding, $21.95

The work of Japanese architect Toyo Ito explores the dynamic relationship between buildings and their environments. His principal focus is on developing an architecture free ...
75. Type on Screen: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Developers, and Students, by Ellen Lupton
ISBN 9781616891701, paperback binding, $24.95

The long awaited follow-up to our all-time bestseller Thinking with Type is here. Type on Screen is the definitive guide to using classic ...
76. Urban Composition: Designing Community through Urban Design, by Mark Childs
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781616890520, paperback binding, $24.95

Cities and towns are among humanity's greatest achievements, yet no single individual or organization creates them. The buildings, streets, and gardens of even a small ...
77. Volume: Writings on Graphic Design, Music, Art, and Culture, by Kenneth FitzGerald, Rudy VanderLans
ISBN 9781568989648, paperback binding, $24.95

Volume--a word that refers to sound, collections, and the measurement of space--is a crucial characteristic of both graphic design and popular music. While expressing different ...
78. Writing about Architecture: Mastering the Language of Buildings and Cities, by Alexandra Lange
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781616890537, paperback binding, $24.95

Extraordinary architecture addresses so much more than mere practical considerations. It inspires and provokes while creating a seamless experience of the physical world for its ...
79. Year of Mornings, A : 3191 Miles Apart, by Maria Alexandra Vettese, Stephanie Congdon Barnes
ISBN 9781568987842, paperback binding, $21.95

The morning hours before the hustle and bustle of the day commences is the perfect time to pause and enjoy a sense of renewal and ...




Apple iBooks:

1. Architecture From the Outside In: Selected Essays by Robert Gutman, by Robert Gutman, Dana Cuff, and John Wriedt
ISBN 9781568988962, paperback binding, $40.00

Architecture and sociology have been fickle friends over the past half century: in the 1960s, architects relied on sociological data for design solutions and sociologists ...
2. Architecture of the Everyday, by Deborah Berke, Steven Harris
ISBN 9781568981147, paperback binding, $24.95

Ordinary. Banal. Quotidian. These words are rarely used to praise architecture, but in fact they represent the interest of a growing number of architects looking ...
3. Architecture Oriented Otherwise, by David Leatherbarrow
Series: Writing Matters
ISBN 9781568988115, hardcover binding, $39.95

So much writing about architecture tends to evaluate it on the basis of its intentions: how closely it corresponds to the artistic will of the ...
4. Building (in) the Future: Recasting Labor in Architecture, by Phillip Bernstein, Peggy Deamer
ISBN 9781568988061, paperback binding, $29.95

There is no denying the transformational role of the computer in the evolution of contemporary architectural practice. But does this techno-determinist account tell the whole ...
5. Cold War Hothouses: Inventing Postwar Culture, from Cockpit to Playboy, by Beatriz Colomina, Annemarie Brennan, and Jeannie Kim
Series: Princeton Papers on Architecture
ISBN 9781568983028, paperback binding, $27.50

The technological innovation and unprecedented physical growth of the cold war era permeated American life in every aspect and at every scale. From the creation ...
6. Constructing a New Agenda for Architecture: Architectural Theory 1993-2009, by A. Krista Sykes, K. Michael Hays
ISBN 9781568988597, paperback binding, $45.00

This follow-up to Kate Nesbitt's best-selling anthology Theorizing a New Agenda collects twenty-eight essays that address architecture theory from the mid-1990s, where Nesbitt left off, ...
7. Design Ecologies: Essays on the Nature of Design, by Lisa Tilder, Beth Blostein
ISBN 9781568987835, paperback binding, $35.00

Contemporary architects are under increasing pressure to offer a sustainable future. But with all the focus on green building there has been little investigation into ...
8. Ethics for Architects: 50 Dilemmas of Professional Practice, by Thomas Fisher
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989464, paperback binding, $24.95

In this new Architecture Brief, Ethics for Architects, Thomas Fisher presents fifty case studies representing a broad range of ethical dilemmas facing today's architects, from ...
9. Fabricating Architecture: Selected Readings in Digital Design and Manufacturing, by Robert Corser
ISBN 9781568988894, paperback binding, $29.95

In this increasingly digitized world, any investigation of architecture inevitably leads to considerations of fabrication. But despite its omnipresence in contemporary practice and theory, digital ...
10. Five Flights Up and Other New York Apartment Stories, by Toni Schlesinger
ISBN 9781568985855, paperback binding, $24.95

A flop house, a pumping station, a maid's room, a homeless center, a former brothel, a Richard Meier building, a circus trailer, a sail boat, ...
11. Five Houses, Ten Details, by Edward R. Ford
Series: Writing Matters
ISBN 9781568988269, hardcover binding, $40.00

Edward Ford's forty years of practicing and teaching architecture have focused on one area: the architectural detail. Yet, despite two hugely influential books (The Details ...
12. From Autos to Architecture: Fordism and Architectural Aesthetics in the Twentieth Century, by David Gartman
ISBN 9781568988139, hardcover binding, $60.00

One of the most interesting questions in architectural history is why modern architecture emerged from the war-ravaged regions of central Europe and not the United ...
13. How to Be a Graphic Designer without Losing Your Soul, new edition, by Adrian Shaughnessy
ISBN 9781568989839, paperback binding, $24.95

Published to instant acclaim in 2005, our best selling How to Be a Graphic Designer without Losing Your Soul has become a trusted resource for ...
14. Minka: My Farmhouse in Japan, by John Roderick
ISBN 9781568987316, hardcover binding, $24.95

In 1959 journalist John Roderick joined the Tokyo bureau of the Associated Press. There, he befriended a Japanese family, the Takishitas. After musing offhandedly that ...
15. Network Practices: New Strategies in Architecture and Design, by Anthony Burke, Therese Tierney
ISBN 9781568987019, paperback binding, $29.95

The twin revolutions of the global economy and omnipresent Internet connectivity have had a profound impact on architectural design. Geographical gaps and, in many cases, ...
16. On Vision and Colors by Arthur Schopenhauer and Color Sphere by Philipp Otto Runge, by Georg Stahl
ISBN 9781568987910, paperback binding, $24.95

During the first two decades of the nineteenth century, two of the most significant theoretical works on color since Leonardo da Vinci's Trattato della Pittura ...
17. Philosophy for Architects, by Branko Mitrovic
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989945, paperback binding, $24.95

Philosophy for Architects is an engaging and easy-to-grasp introduction to philosophical questions of interest to students of architectural theory. Topics include Aristotle's theories of "visual ...
18. Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design, by Michael Bierut
ISBN 9781568986999, hardcover binding, $35.00

"It's not hard to see why innovation is becoming the design world's favorite euphemism. Design sounds cosmetic and ephemeral; innovation sounds energetic and essential. Design ...
19. Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design, by Michael Bierut
ISBN 9781616890612, paperback binding, $27.50

Now available in paperback, designer Michael Bierut's acclaimed Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design brings together his best critical writing. Whether serious or humorous, flattering or ...
20. Sprawltown: Looking for the City on Its Edges, by Richard Ingersoll
ISBN 9781568985664, paperback binding, $19.95

Sprawl. The word calls to mind a host of troublesome issues such as city flight, runaway suburban development, and the conversion of farmland to soulless ...
21. Subnature: Architecture's Other Environments, by David Gissen
ISBN 9781568987774, paperback binding, $35.00

We are conditioned over time to regard environmental forces such as dust, mud, gas, smoke, debris, weeds, and insects as inimical to architecture. Much of ...
22. The Baltimore Rowhouse , by Mary Ellen Hayward, Charles Belfoure
ISBN 9781568982830, paperback binding, $24.95

Perhaps no other American city is so defined by an indigenous architectural style as Baltimore is by the rowhouse, whose brick facades march up and ...
23. The Concrete Dragon: China's Urban Revolution and What it Means for the World, by Thomas J. Campanella
ISBN 9781568986272, hardcover binding, $35.00

China is the most rapidly urbanizing nation in the world, with an urban population that may well reach one billion within a generation. Over the ...
This book has been replaced by a new edition
24. The Concrete Dragon: China's Urban Revolution and What it Means for the World, by Thomas J. Campanella
ISBN 9781568989686, paperback binding, $24.95

China is the most rapidly urbanizing nation in the world, with an urban population that may well reach one billion within a generation. Over the ...
25. The Ethical Architect: The Dilemma of Contemporary Practice , by Tom Spector
ISBN 9781568982854, paperback binding, $25.00

Many believe that the moral mission of architecture has been in serious decline for the last 25 years. In this important new book, Tom Spector ...
26. The Ethical Architect: The Dilemma of Contemporary Practice , by Tom Spector
ISBN 9781568982847, hardcover binding, $55.00

Many believe that the moral mission of architecture has been in serious decline for the last 25 years. In this important new book, Tom Spector ...
27. The Landscape Urbanism Reader, by Charles Waldheim
ISBN 9781568984391, paperback binding, $34.95

With populations decentralizing and cities sprawling ever outward, twenty-first-century urban planners are challenged by the need to organize not just people but space itself. Hence ...
28. The Suburbanization of New York: Is the World's Greatest City Becoming Just Another Town?, by Jerilou Hammett, Kingsley Hammett
ISBN 9781568986784, paperback binding, $24.95

What's next for New York? Is it cooking or cooling? Brimming with vitality or sinking into somnolence? Will it retain its edgy preeminence as global ...
29. The Toaster Project: Or A Heroic Attempt to Build a Simple Electric Appliance from Scratch, by Thomas Thwaites
ISBN 9781568989976, paperback binding, $19.95

Hello, my name is Thomas Thwaites, and I have made a toaster. So begins The Toaster Project, the author's nine-month-long journey from his local appliance ...
30. Volume: Writings on Graphic Design, Music, Art, and Culture, by Kenneth FitzGerald, Rudy VanderLans
ISBN 9781568989648, paperback binding, $24.95

Volume--a word that refers to sound, collections, and the measurement of space--is a crucial characteristic of both graphic design and popular music. While expressing different ...




Lulu (print-on-demand & PDFs):

1. The Baltimore Rowhouse , by Mary Ellen Hayward, Charles Belfoure
ISBN 9781568982830, paperback binding, $24.95

Perhaps no other American city is so defined by an indigenous architectural style as Baltimore is by the rowhouse, whose brick facades march up and ...
2. The Concrete Dragon: China's Urban Revolution and What it Means for the World, by Thomas J. Campanella
ISBN 9781568989686, paperback binding, $24.95

China is the most rapidly urbanizing nation in the world, with an urban population that may well reach one billion within a generation. Over the ...




eBrary (subscription required):

1. 100% Evil, by Nicholas Blechman, Christoph Niemann
ISBN 9781568985268, paperback binding, $14.95

"There's evil in the world."---George W. Bush

And lots of it. The question is, just what does it look like? A politician? An ex-girlfriend? Your landlord? ...
2. 50 Years of Recuperation of the Situationist International, by McKenzie Wark
Series: FORuM Projects Publication
ISBN 9781568987897, hardcover binding, $24.95

From antiglobalist activists and corporate adbusters to online hackers and guerilla street artists, the influence of the Situationist International (SI) is writ large across our ...
3. A Conversation with Frei Otto, by Juan Maria Songel
Series: Conversations with Students
ISBN 9781568988849, paperback binding, $19.95

One of the twentieth century's most important design visionaries, German architect and structural engineer Frei Otto (b. 1925) made his mark with a series of ...
4. A-frame, by Chad Randl
ISBN 9781568984100, hardcover binding, $24.95

"A" was the architectural letterform of leisure building in postwar America. Eager to stake out mountain and lakeside retreats, an entire generation of high-end homebuilders ...
5. Above the Pavement--the Farm!: Architecture & Agriculture at PF1, by Amale Andraos, Dan Wood
Series: Inventory Books
ISBN 9781568989358, paperback binding, $19.95

Forty years after French protestors took to the streets with the rallying cry Sous les pav's, la plage! (Beneath the pavement, the beach!), a new ...
6. After Taste: Expanded Practice in Interior Design, by Kent Kleinman, Joanna Merwood-Salisbury, and Lois Weinthal
ISBN 9781616890261, paperback binding, $35.00

What is taste? This well-curated collection documents new theories and emerging critical practices in the field of interior design. It investigates taste, a concept central ...
7. After the Crash : Architecture in Post-Bubble Japan, by Thomas Daniell
ISBN 9781568987767, paperback binding, $24.95

In the late 1980s, Japan was awash in seemingly unlimited wealth and rising toward what would be the peak of its modern economic success, power, ...
8. Alvar Aalto Houses, by Jari Jetsonen, Sirkkaliisa Jetsonen
ISBN 9781568989822, hardcover binding, $50.00

Over the course of a career spanning more than fifty years, Finnish architect and designer Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) designed nearly one hundred single-family houses. Aalto, ...
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9. America's Doll House: The Miniature World of Faith Bradford, by William L. Bird, Jr.
ISBN 9781568989747, paperback binding, $24.95

From the Star-Spangled Banner flag to Dorothy's Ruby Slippers, the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History is home to some fascinating objects. In fact, ...
10. Andrea Cochran: Landscapes, by Mary Myers
ISBN 9781568988122, hardcover binding, $50.00

"Studies in repetition and order, orchestrations of movement in the landscape, and elements placed in geometric conversation," is how author Mary Myers describes the twenty-five-year ...
11. Animal Logic, by Richard Barnes, Jonathan Rosen, and Susan Yelavich
ISBN 9781568988610, hardcover binding, $65.00

A buffalo stands horns to head with a man who is calmly vacuuming the snow-covered plains beneath its feet. A herd of plastic-wrapped zebras surrounds ...
12. Architects Draw, by Sue Ferguson Gussow
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568987408, paperback binding, $29.95

Where does architectural design begin? In an age obsessed with all things digital, it's tempting to envision a computer screen in a paperless studio. While ...
13. Architectural Lighting: Designing with Light and Space, by Herve Descottes, Cecilia E. Ramos
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989389, paperback binding, $24.95

Architectural Lighting, the latest addition to the Architecture Briefs series, provides both a critical approach to and a conceptual framework for understanding the application of ...
14. Architectural Photography the Digital Way, by Gerry Kopelow
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568986975, paperback binding, $24.95

More than ever, particularly in this day of online media, architects and designers are increasingly faced with exciting and critical marketing and publishing opportunities. Simply ...
15. Architectural Regionalism: Collected Writings on Place, Identity, Modernity, and Tradition, by Vincent B. Canizaro
ISBN 9781568986166, paperback binding, $39.95

In this rapidly globalizing world, any investigation of architecture inevitably leads to considerations of regionalism. But despite its omnipresence in contemporary practice and theory, architectural ...
16. Architecture and the Sciences: Exchanging Metaphors, by Antoine Picon, Alessandra Ponte
ISBN 9781568983653, paperback binding, $27.50

Since antiquity, the sciences have served as a source of images and metaphors for architecture and have had a direct influence on the shaping of ...
17. Architecture From the Outside In: Selected Essays by Robert Gutman, by Robert Gutman, Dana Cuff, and John Wriedt
ISBN 9781568988962, paperback binding, $40.00

Architecture and sociology have been fickle friends over the past half century: in the 1960s, architects relied on sociological data for design solutions and sociologists ...
18. Architecture of the Everyday, by Deborah Berke, Steven Harris
ISBN 9781568981147, paperback binding, $24.95

Ordinary. Banal. Quotidian. These words are rarely used to praise architecture, but in fact they represent the interest of a growing number of architects looking ...
19. Architecture of the Off-Modern, by Svetlana Boym
Series: FORuM Projects Publication
ISBN 9781568987781, hardcover binding, $24.95

Svetlana Boym's Architecture of the Off-Modern is an imaginative tour through the history and afterlife of Vladimir Tatlin's legendary but unbuilt Monument to the Third ...
20. Architecture Oriented Otherwise, by David Leatherbarrow
Series: Writing Matters
ISBN 9781568988115, hardcover binding, $39.95

So much writing about architecture tends to evaluate it on the basis of its intentions: how closely it corresponds to the artistic will of the ...
21. Around the World: The Grand Tour in Photo Albums, by Barbara Levine, Kirsten Jensen
ISBN 9781568987088, hardcover binding, $55.00

Snapshots, passenger lists, itineraries, and postcards from San Francisco flapper Vera Talbot's Far East adventure. Chicagoan Clara E. Whitcomb's travel diary containing pages filled with ...
22. Art Deco San Francisco: The Architecture of Timothy Pflueger, by Therese Poletti, Tom Paiva
ISBN 9781568987569, hardcover binding, $55.00

"Perhaps the finest architect San Francisco has ever produced."--John King, San Francisco Chronicle

The Castro Theatre, the Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Headquarters, 450 Sutter Medico-Dental Building--these ...
23. Artificial Light: A Narrative Inquiry into the Nature of Abstraction, Immediacy, and other Architectural Fictions, by Keith Mitnick
ISBN 9781568987491, paperback binding, $24.95

Author Keith Mitnick's first glimpse of an architectural drawing came through the underside of a glass kitchen table. Overcome by the sight of blueprints created ...
24. Bamboo Fences, by Isao Yoshikawa, Osamu Suzuki
ISBN 9781568988344, hardcover binding, $40.00

Bamboo has always played an important role in Japanese daily life, and the versatile plant has been used for numerous purposes ranging from food, garden ...
25. BEE, by Rose-Lynn Fisher
ISBN 9781568989440, hardcover binding, $29.95

Of the ten million or so different species of insects on our planet, none is more fascinating than the honeybee. One of the oldest forms ...
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26. Bernard Tschumi/Zenith De Rouen: Source Books in Architecture 3, by Todd Gannon, Jeffrey Kipnis
Series: Source Books in Architecture
ISBN 9781568983820, paperback binding, $29.95

Source Books in Architecture is a new series focusing on new single works by significant architects. Sponsored by Ohio State University, the series reveals the ...
27. Beyond the Edge: New York's New Waterfront, by Raymond W. Gastil
ISBN 9781568983271, paperback binding, $30.00

Before September 11, 2001, New York City was in the process of transforming its waterfront after decades of neglect. The tragic events of that day ...
28. Biopolitics and the Emergence of Modern Architecture, by Sven-Olov Wallenstein
Series: FORuM Projects Publication
ISBN 9781568987859, hardcover binding, $24.95

Biopolitics and the Emergence of Modern Architecture concerns the dissolution of the classical paradigm of architecture as imitative form in the context of the French ...
29. Bird Watching, by Paula McCartney, Darius Himes, and Karen Irvine
ISBN 9781568988559, hardcover binding, $50.00

You have now before you a representation of one of the most richly coloured of birds, and one whose history is in some degree peculiar. ...
30. Blackstock's Collections: The Drawings of an Artistic Savant, by Gregory L. Blackstock
ISBN 9781568985794, paperback binding, $21.95

Modern life is an ever-accelerating barrage of people, buildings,vehicles, creatures, and things. How much can a curious mind take in? And what can it do ...
31. Breaking News: How the Associated Press Has Covered War, Peace, and Everything Else, by Associated Press
ISBN 9781568986890, hardcover binding, $35.00

"Even as I write, there are in some parts of the world where events are not yet of front page merit, some young men and ...
32. Brothels of Nevada: Candid Views of America's Legal Sex Industry, by Timothy Hursley
ISBN 9781568984186, paperback binding, $24.95

The state of Nevada is known as a place for quick money, 24-hour marriages, and easy divorces. But it's also the only place in the ...
33. Building (in) the Future: Recasting Labor in Architecture, by Phillip Bernstein, Peggy Deamer
ISBN 9781568988061, paperback binding, $29.95

There is no denying the transformational role of the computer in the evolution of contemporary architectural practice. But does this techno-determinist account tell the whole ...
34. Building Envelopes: An Integrated Approach, by Jenny Lovell
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568988184, paperback binding, $24.95

Few parts of a building work harder than its envelope (also known as its facade). The envelope is the part of the building most visible ...
35. Bunker Archeology, by Paul Virilio
ISBN 9781568980157, paperback binding, $40.00

In Bunker Archeology, urban philosopher and cultural theorist Paul Virilio turns his attention--and camera--to the ominous yet strangely compelling German bunkers from WW II that ...
36. By Its Cover: Modern American Book Cover Design, by Ned Drew, Paul Sternberger
ISBN 9781568984971, paperback binding, $29.95

We all know we're not supposed to judge books by their covers, but the truth is that we do just that nearly every time we ...
37. Cartographies of Time, by Daniel Rosenberg, Anthony Grafton
ISBN 9781568987637, hardcover binding, $50.00

What does history look like? How do you draw time?

From the most ancient images to the contemporary, the line has served as the central figure ...
38. Catalog: The Illustrated History of Mail Order Shopping, by Robin Cherry
ISBN 9781568987392, hardcover binding, $35.00

Since 1872 when traveling salesman Aaron Montgomery Ward realized he could eliminate the middleman and sell goods directly to his customers, Americans have had an ...
39. Citizens of No Place: An Architectural Graphic Novel, by Jimenez Lai
ISBN 9781616890629, paperback binding, $19.95

Architecture has become an increasingly interdisciplinary profession, and the language with which architects envision and articulate their ideas has radically diversified in recent years. Architect ...
40. City Building: Nine Planning Principles for the Twenty-First Century , by John Lund Kriken, Philip Enquist, and Richard Rapaport
ISBN 9781568988818, paperback binding, $40.00

"Good city building is not created by complex statistics, functional problem solving, or any particular decision-making process. Successful cities instead come from people advocating easily ...
41. Cocinando!: Fifty Years of Latin Album Cover Art, by Pablo Yglesias
ISBN 9781568984605, paperback binding, $19.95

Driving beats, coursing rhythms, swaying skirts, and swaggering bandleaders playing deep into the sultry night: Latin music is a celebration of life and sensuality, and ...
42. Cold War Hothouses: Inventing Postwar Culture, from Cockpit to Playboy, by Beatriz Colomina, Annemarie Brennan, and Jeannie Kim
Series: Princeton Papers on Architecture
ISBN 9781568983028, paperback binding, $27.50

The technological innovation and unprecedented physical growth of the cold war era permeated American life in every aspect and at every scale. From the creation ...
43. Coney Island: The Parachute Pavilion Competition, by Zoe Ryan, Jonathan Cohen-Litant
ISBN 9781568986234, paperback binding, $29.95

For almost 100 years, Coney Island was the most popular seaside destination in the United States. Each year, millions escaped the heat of New York ...
44. Constructing a New Agenda for Architecture: Architectural Theory 1993-2009, by A. Krista Sykes, K. Michael Hays
ISBN 9781568988597, paperback binding, $45.00

This follow-up to Kate Nesbitt's best-selling anthology Theorizing a New Agenda collects twenty-eight essays that address architecture theory from the mid-1990s, where Nesbitt left off, ...
45. Contemporary Curtain Wall Architecture, by Scott Murray
ISBN 9781568987972, hardcover binding, $75.00

Recent years have seen a rapidly growing interest among contemporary architects in the use of curtain walls to create innovative, attention-grabbing building facades. With new ...
46. Conversations with Mies van der Rohe, by Moises Puente
Series: Conversations with Students
ISBN 9781568987538, paperback binding, $19.95

It has been said that modernist legend Mies van der Rohe's thirty years spent working in America reflected his most consistent and mature efforts toward ...
47. Conversations with Paolo Soleri, by Lissa McCullough
Series: Conversations with Students
ISBN 9781616890551, paperback binding, $19.95

Conversations with Paolo Soleri, the newest volume in our popular Conversations series, offers timely thinking in response to our global environmental crisis. Drawn from the ...
48. Crafting a Modern World: The Designs of Antonin and Noemi Raymond, by Kurt G. F. Helfrich, William Whitaker
ISBN 9781568985831, hardcover binding, $75.00

Kurt G. F. Helfrich and William Whitaker, editors, with contributions by Ann Lutun, Mari Sakamoto Nakahara, Ken Tadashi Oshima, and Christine Vendredi-Auzanneau. Foreword by Kenneth ...
49. Cyber Cities: Visual Perception in the Age of Electronic Communication, by M. Christine Boyer
ISBN 9781568980485, hardcover binding, $19.95

Noted urban historian M. Christine Boyer turns to the new frontier--cybercities--in this important and compelling book. Boyer argues that the computer is to contemporary society ...
50. D.I.Y. Design It Yourself, by Ellen Lupton
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568985527, paperback binding, $24.95

Not satisfied with the new T-shirts on sale at the local mall? Maybe you'd like a wedding invitation that expresses your own vision, not your ...
51. D.I.Y. Kids , by Ellen Lupton, Julia Lupton
ISBN 9781568987071, paperback binding, $14.95

All over the world, parents are raising kids to get active and embrace the "design-it-yourself" spirit of homemade arts and crafts. D.I.Y. Kids encourages young ...
52. Dartmouth College: The Campus Guide, by Scott Meacham
Series: Campus Guides
ISBN 9781568983486, paperback binding, $24.95

Organized as a series of walks through the distinct neighborhoods of Dartmouth College and parts of the surrounding town of Hanover, New Hampshire, Dartmouth College ...
53. Dean/Wolf Architects: Constructive Continuum, by Kathryn Dean
ISBN 9781568988290, paperback binding, $40.00

New York City-based Dean/Wolf Architects have been praised for their uncanny ability to turn architectural constraints into powerful generators of form. Since founding their firm ...
54. Design Ecologies: Essays on the Nature of Design, by Lisa Tilder, Beth Blostein
ISBN 9781568987835, paperback binding, $35.00

Contemporary architects are under increasing pressure to offer a sustainable future. But with all the focus on green building there has been little investigation into ...
55. Design Studies: Theory and Research in Graphic Design, by Audrey Bennett
ISBN 9781568985862, paperback binding, $40.00

In an age of globalization and connectivity, the idea of "mainstream culture" has become quaint. Websites, magazines, books, and television have all honed in on ...
56. Designing For Social Change: Strategies for Community-Based Graphic Design, by Andrew Shea
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781616890476, paperback binding, $24.95 (A PAPress book)

Some call it design for the greater good. Others call it social design. Whatever you call it, it's clear that an altruistic impulse is on ...
57. Designing Paradise: The Allure of the Hawaiian Resort, by Don Hibbard
ISBN 9781568985749, hardcover binding, $50.00

We all have images that pop into our minds when we think of Hawaii: palm trees, grass skirts, pineapples, ocean breezes--Hawaii is the definitive tropical ...
58. Detail in Process, by Christine Killory, Rene Davids
Series: AsBuilt
ISBN 9781568987187, hardcover binding, $65.00

What separates good architecture from great architecture? The difference lies in the details. The way an architect chooses to treat architectural detailing--screens and walls, doors ...
59. Digital Fabrications: Architectural and Material Techniques, by Lisa Iwamoto
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568987903, paperback binding, $24.95

Architectural pioneers such as Frank Gehry and Greg Lynn introduced the world to the extreme forms made possible by digital fabrication. It is now possible ...
60. Donogoo-Tonka or the Miracles of Science: A Cinematographic Tale, by Jules Romains
Series: FORuM Projects Publication
ISBN 9781568987804, hardcover binding, $24.95

Donogoo-Tonka or The Miracles of Science: A Cinematographic Tale is a mock film scenario written by the French novelist Jules Romains. It was first published ...
61. Drawing from Life: The Journal As Art , by Jennifer New
ISBN 9781568984452, paperback binding, $29.95

Who hasn't, at one time or other, kept a journal? The impulse to record our daily lives on paper is nothing if not universal. Still, ...
62. Drosscape: Wasting Land in Urban America, by Alan Berger, Lars Lerup
ISBN 9781568987132, paperback binding, $27.50

Do you really know what is under that new house you just bought? How about what lies beneath the neighborhood playground? Was that "big box" ...
63. Earth Architecture, by Ronald Rael
ISBN 9781568989457, paperback binding, $24.95

Dirt--as in clay, gravel, sand, silt, soil, loam, mud--is everywhere and it's free. The ground we walk on and grow crops in also just happens ...
64. Eisenman Architects/The University of Phoenix Stadium for the Arizona Cardinals, by Todd Gannon
Series: Source Books in Architecture
ISBN 9781568987200, paperback binding, $29.95

The basic form of the American sports stadium has not changed much in the last century. But in an unexpected and controversial act of daring, ...
65. Eladio Dieste: Innovation in Structural Art, by Stanford Anderson
ISBN 9781568983714, hardcover binding, $60.00

In an industry so often enamored by media-coddled superstars with trendy clients, Eladio Dieste stands out as a refreshing and inspiring figure. Born in Uruguay, ...
66. Elements of Design: Rowena Reed Kostellow and the Structure of Visual Relationships, by Gail Greet Hannah, Designed by Tucker Viemeister and Seth Kornfeld
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568983295, paperback binding, $24.95

A hands-on book design students and designers alike will welcome. Elements of Design is a tribute to an exceptional teacher and a study of the ...
67. Engineered Transparency: The Technical, Visual, and Spatial Effects of Glass, by Michael Bell, Jeannie Kim
ISBN 9781568987989, hardcover binding, $65.00

Glass is one of the most ubiquitous and extensively researched building materials. Despite the critical role it has played in modern architecture in the last ...
68. Ethics for Architects: 50 Dilemmas of Professional Practice, by Thomas Fisher
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989464, paperback binding, $24.95

In this new Architecture Brief, Ethics for Architects, Thomas Fisher presents fifty case studies representing a broad range of ethical dilemmas facing today's architects, from ...
69. Expanded Practice: Howeler + Yoon Architecture / MY Studio, by J. Meejin Yoon, Eric Howeler
ISBN 9781568988665, paperback binding, $40.00

Rising stars in Boston's design scene, architects Eric Howeler and J. Meejin Yoon have in a single decade developed a reputation for radical experiments in ...
70. Expanded View: The New Wing of the Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, by Julie Decker, James Pepper Henry, and David Chipperfield
ISBN 9781568988924, paperback binding, $17.00

Expanded View: The New Wing of the Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center is a single-building monograph of the new wing to the Anchorage museum designed ...
71. Explorations: The Architecture of John Ronan, by John Ronan
Series: Graham Foundation/PA Press: New Voices in Architecture
ISBN 9781568988764, paperback binding, $40.00

In Chicago, there is a long history of celebrating architecture as a building art--not merely a graphic one--where lofty rhetoric takes a back seat to ...
72. Exploring Materials: Creative Design for Everyday Objects, by Inna Alesina, Ellen Lupton
ISBN 9781568987682, paperback binding, $35.00

Exploring Materials invites you to get inspired by physical forms and substances. Materials are like words. The richer your design vocabulary, the more design solutions ...
73. Fabricating Architecture: Selected Readings in Digital Design and Manufacturing, by Robert Corser
ISBN 9781568988894, paperback binding, $29.95

In this increasingly digitized world, any investigation of architecture inevitably leads to considerations of fabrication. But despite its omnipresence in contemporary practice and theory, digital ...
74. Fast-Forward Urbanism: Rethinking Architecture's Engagement with the City, by Dana Cuff, Roger Sherman
ISBN 9781568989778, paperback binding, $34.95

In the wake of recent failures in America's urban infrastructure, an emerging group of activist designers are calling on architects to rethink their relationship to ...
75. Finnish Summer Houses, by Jari Jetsonen, Sirkkaliisa Jetsonen
ISBN 9781568987521, hardcover binding, $50.00

Summer is when Finland is at its spellbinding best. Emerging from a seven-month long winter, Finns head outdoors to savor the magical light of the ...
76. Five Houses, Ten Details, by Edward R. Ford
Series: Writing Matters
ISBN 9781568988269, hardcover binding, $40.00

Edward Ford's forty years of practicing and teaching architecture have focused on one area: the architectural detail. Yet, despite two hugely influential books (The Details ...
77. FOBA / Buildings, by Katsu Umebayashi, Thomas Daniell, and Michael Webb
ISBN 9781568985275, paperback binding, $40.00

Pure. Minimal. Simple. These are the words commonly used to describe the work of contemporary Japanese architects. FOBA, an internationally celebrated architectural practice based in ...
78. Forget Me Not: Photography and Remembrance, by Geoffrey Batchen
ISBN 9781568984506, hardcover binding, $29.95

Since its invention, photography has always been inextricably tied up with remembrance: photographs recall family, beloved friends, special moments, trips and other events, speaking across ...
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79. Form+Code in Design, Art, and Architecture, by Casey Reas, Chandler McWilliams, and Jeroen Barendse
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568989372, paperback binding, $24.95

The last decade has witnessed a proliferation of artists whose primary medium is software. Algorithmic processes, harnessed through the medium of computer code, allow artists ...
80. Fougeron Architecture: Opposition/Composition, by Anne Fougeron
ISBN 9781568989907, paperback binding, $40.00

Fougeron Architecture is an award-winning architecture firm based in San Francisco. This first monograph on the woman-led firm examines the broad range of the practice, ...
81. Fresh Dialogue 6: Friendly Fire, by AIGA New York Chapter , James Victore
Series: Fresh Dialogue
ISBN 9781568985824, paperback binding, $16.95

The 62 is a Brooklyn-based design and art collective that works with designers, artists, and social and not-for-profit organizations on projects that involve a vision ...
82. Fresh Dialogue 7: Making Magazines, by AIGA New York Chapter , James Truman
Series: Fresh Dialogue
ISBN 9781568986982, paperback binding, $16.95

The New York Chapter of AIGA's Fresh Dialogue series brings together emerging designers in annual panel discussions and provides them with a forum to talk ...
83. Fresh Dialogue 8: Designing Audiences, by AIGA New York Chapter , Ze Frank
Series: Fresh Dialogue
ISBN 9781568987514, paperback binding, $16.95

Each year the New York chapter of AIGA brings together emerging designers for Fresh Dialogue, a panel discussion that provides a forum to present and ...
84. Fresh Dialogue 9: In/Visible: Graphic Data Revealed, by AIGA New York Chapter
Series: Fresh Dialogue
ISBN 9781568988160, paperback binding, $16.95

Each year, the New York chapter of the AIGA invites a group of emerging designers to participate in the Fresh Dialogue forum. In/Visible: Graphic Data ...
85. From Autos to Architecture: Fordism and Architectural Aesthetics in the Twentieth Century, by David Gartman
ISBN 9781568988139, hardcover binding, $60.00

One of the most interesting questions in architectural history is why modern architecture emerged from the war-ravaged regions of central Europe and not the United ...
86. From Here to There: A Curious Collection from the Hand Drawn Map Association, by Kris Harzinski
ISBN 9781568988825, paperback binding, $17.50

It's a situation we are all acquainted with: planning to visit friends in an unfamiliar part of the city, you draw yourself a rudimentary map ...
87. Full Irish: New Architecture in Ireland, by Sarah A. Lappin
ISBN 9781568988689, hardcover binding, $45.00

From Georgian cities to modernist masterpieces, architecture in Ireland has a long history of excellence. The last fifteen years, however, witnessed more social, economic, and ...
88. Function, Restraint, and Subversion in Typography, by J. Namdev Hardisty
ISBN 9781568989662, paperback binding, $45.00

The beauty of contemporary graphic design is that dozens of movements emerge and re-emerge from view. Yet, too often we are left with only the ...
89. Gateway: Visions for an Urban National Park, by Jamie Hand, Kate Orff
ISBN 9781568989556, hardcover binding, $60.00

Gateway National Recreation Area is one of the most diverse and underused parks in the national park system. Spreading across the coastline of Brooklyn, Queens, ...
90. Ghost: Building an Architectural Vision, by Brian MacKay-Lyons
ISBN 9781568987361, paperback binding, $35.00

For two weeks each summer, architect Brian MacKay-Lyons uses his family farm on the east coast of Nova Scotia for a special event. Among ...
91. Ghostly Ruins: America's Forgotten Architecture, by Harry Skrdla
ISBN 9781568986159, paperback binding, $29.95

"Ghostly Ruins is a haunted masterpiece. Well done!"--Ray Bradbury

We've all seen them but might have been too scared to enter: the house on the hill ...
92. Good Deeds, Good Design: Community Service through Architecture, by Bryan Bell
ISBN 9781568983912, paperback binding, $34.95

It may come as no surprise that only two percent of new homebuyers work directly with an architect to design the space in which they ...
93. Grant Jones/Jones & Jones: ILARIS: The Puget Sound Plan Source Books in Landscape Architecture 4, by Jane Amidon
Series: Source Books in Landscape Architecture
ISBN 9781568986043, paperback binding, $29.95

Grant Jones, founding principal of the noted landscape architecture firm Jones ...
94. Graphic Design: The New Basics, by Ellen Lupton, Jennifer Cole Phillips
ISBN 9781568987026, paperback binding, $35.00

How do designers get ideas? Many spend their time searching for clever combinations of forms, fonts, and colors inside the design annuals and monographs of ...
95. Graphic Design Theory: Readings from the Field, by Helen Armstrong
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568987729, paperback binding, $24.95

The titles in our best-selling Design Brief series are highly praised by graphic design students, educators, and professionals worldwide as invaluable resources. Each beautifully designed, ...
96. Green Roof: A Case Study: Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates' Design For the Headquarters of the American Society of Landscape Architects, by Christian Werthmann
ISBN 9781568986852, hardcover binding, $45.00

The benefits of green roofs are many: longer roof lifespan, greater sound insulation, reduced heating and cooling system needs, and a cutback in storm water ...
97. Grid Systems: Principles of Organizing Type, by Kimberly Elam
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568984650, paperback binding, $24.95

Although grid systems are the foundation for almost all typographic design, they are often associated with rigid, formulaic solutions. However, the belief that all great ...
98. Guastavino Vaulting: The Art of Structural Tile, by John Ochsendorf, Michael Freeman
ISBN 9781568987415, hardcover binding, $60.00

Since the time of ancient Rome, architects, engineers, and builders have struggled with the problem of building domed ceilings over large spaces. No one was ...
99. Handmade Nation: The Rise of DIY, Art, Craft, and Design, by Faythe Levine, Cortney Heimerl
ISBN 9781568987873, paperback binding, $24.95

Today's crafters are no longer interested in simply cross-stitching samplers or painting floral scrolls on china. Instead, the contemporary craft movement embraces emerging artists, crafters, ...
100. Heavenly Vaults: From Romanesque to Gothic in European Architecture, by David Stephenson
ISBN 9781568988405, hardcover binding, $65.00

The Gothic cathedrals of the Middle Ages are among the world's greatest architectural achievements. Looking up at the soaring vaulted ceiling of a Gothic church, ...
101. Hello World: A Life in Ham Radio, by Danny Gregory, Paul Sahre
ISBN 9781568982816, paperback binding, $24.95

To an outsider, the world of ham radio is one of basement transmitters, clunky microphones, Morse code, and crackly, possibly clandestine, worldwide communications, a world ...
102. Hill-Stead: The Country Place of Theodate Pope Riddle, by James F. O'Gorman, Edward S. Cooke, Jr., and Allyson M. Hayward
ISBN 9781568987590, hardcover binding, $45.00

Nestled in the bucolic village of Farmington, Connecticut, at the summit of 152 hilltop acres, sits what many architectural historians consider to be the finest ...
103. Holidays on Display, by William L. Bird, Jr.
ISBN 9781568986951, paperback binding, $24.95

For millions of people the world over, the annual visit to a department store to view the festive window displays and visit Santa in his ...
104. House: Black Swan Theory, by Steven Holl
ISBN 9781568985879, hardcover binding, $40.00

In 1989, Princeton Architectural Press published Anchoring, the first book on the work of the then up-and-coming architect Steven Holl. Since then, Holl has become ...
105. House in the Landscape: Siting Your Home Naturally, by Jeremiah Eck
ISBN 9781568988238, paperback binding, $40.00

Most homes built in the United States over the last fifty years were merely plopped down on a piece of land without any real integration ...
106. Hyperborder: The Contemporary U.S.-Mexico Border and Its Future Fernando Romero, LAR, by Fernando Romero, LAR
ISBN 9781568987064, paperback binding, $35.00

Roving vigilantes, fear-mongering politicians, hysterical pundits, and the looming shadow of a 700-mile-long fence: the U.S.-Mexico border is one of the most complex and dynamic ...
107. I Am My Family: Photographic Memories and Fictions, by Rafael Goldchain
ISBN 9781568987385, hardcover binding, $40.00

Old family photo albums are fascinating. If you're lucky enough to own one, you've probably spent hours poring over half-faded black-and-white portraits of your ancestors, ...
108. Ian McHarg: Dwelling in Nature, by Lynn Margulis, James Corner, and Brian Holt Hawthorne
Series: Conversations with Students
ISBN 9781568986203, paperback binding, $19.95

One of the legendary figures in twentieth-century landscape design, Ian McHarg transformed the fields of landscape architecture and planning through his personal methodology, his unique ...
109. Illinois Institute of Technology: The Campus Guide, by Franz Schulze
Series: Campus Guides
ISBN 9781568984827, paperback binding, $24.95

The newest title in the Princeton Architectural Press Campus Guide series takes readers on a tour of Illinois Institute of Technology, one of the landmarks ...
110. In the Wilds: Drawings by Nigel Peake, by Nigel Peake
ISBN 9781568989525, hardcover binding, $22.95

In the Wilds is a collection of artist Nigel Peake's hand-drawn observations of rural life. From the trees, fields, lakes, and rolling hills that define ...
111. Indie Publishing: How to Design and Produce Your Own Book, by Ellen Lupton
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568987606, paperback binding, $24.95

Once referred to derisively as "vanity publishing," self-published books are finally taking their place alongside more accepted indie categories such as music, film, and theater. ...
112. Inside Prefab: The Ready-made Interior, by Deborah Schneiderman
ISBN 9781568989877, paperback binding, $24.95

As an inherently sustainable and affordable building method, prefabrication has enjoyed a revival in recent years, attracting clients and architects alike. Low construction costs, efficiency, ...
113. Inside the Painter's Studio, by Joe Fig
ISBN 9781568988528, paperback binding, $35.00

Inside an art gallery, it is easy to forget that the paintings there are the end products of a process involving not only creative inspiration, ...
114. Installations by Architects: Experiments in Building and Design, by Sarah Bonnemaison, Ronit Eisenbach
ISBN 9781568988504, paperback binding, $40.00

Over the last few decades, a rich and increasingly diverse practice has emerged in the art world that invites the public to touch, enter, and ...
115. Integrated Design in Contemporary Architecture, by Kiel Moe
ISBN 9781568987453, hardcover binding, $65.00

Listen in on any conversation about architecture these days and you will almost certainly hear the buzzword of early-twenty-first century building--sustainability. But just how sustainable ...
116. Interactive Architecture, by Michael Fox, Miles Kemp
ISBN 9781568988368, hardcover binding, $50.00

Every year, a bevy of new phones, games, televisions, and electronic reading devices ride into our lives on a tidal wave of interactive hype. These ...
117. Iowa State Fair: Country Comes to Town, by Thomas Leslie
ISBN 9781568985688, paperback binding, $19.95

More than 150 years old and still going strong, the Iowa State Fair is an American institution that was recently selected by bestselling author Patricia ...
118. Julie Snow Architects, by Julie Snow, Janet Abrams
Series: Graham Foundation/PA Press: New Voices in Architecture
ISBN 9781568984872, hardcover binding, $40.00

It's an unfortunate reality that architects practicing in the great expanse between the East and West coasts all too often find themselves beyond the radar ...
119. Kurt Schwitters' Merzbau: The Cathedral of Erotic Misery, Building Studies 5, by Elizabeth Gamard
Series: Building Studies
ISBN 9781568981369, paperback binding, $29.95

German artist Kurt Schwitters' Hannover Merzbau, a combination of collage, sculpture, and architecture, began, according to Schwitters, in 1923 with a small construction in a ...
120. Kuth/Ranieri Architects, by Byron Kuth, Elizabeth Ranieri, and Ila Berman
Series: Graham Foundation/PA Press: New Voices in Architecture
ISBN 9781568988658, paperback binding, $40.00

"In a world obsessed with an international cast of ego-driven starchitects, San Francisco architects Elizabeth Ranieri and Byron Kuth are the thoughtful, versatile, low-key, detail-obsessed ...
121. Large Parks, by Julia Czerniak, George Hargreaves
ISBN 9781568986241, paperback binding, $39.95

The discipline of landscape architecture encompasses many typologies, from domestic gardens and neighborhood playgrounds to urban designs and state parks. Most critical studies of the ...
122. Large Scale: Fabricating Sculpture in the 1960s and 1970s, by Jonathan D. Lippincott
ISBN 9781568989341, hardcover binding, $45.00

Prior to 1966, if artists wanted to create works larger than their studios or metalworking abilities allowed, they had to turn to industrial manufacturers, usually ...
123. Le Corbusier, Homme de Lettres, by M. Christine Boyer
ISBN 9781568989808, paperback binding, $45.00

On his French identity card, legendary architect Le Corbusier listed his profession as "Homme de Lettres" (Man of Letters). Celebrated for his architecture, which numbers ...
124. LEED Materials: A Resource Guide to Green Building, by Ari Meisel, Steven Winter
ISBN 9781568988856, paperback binding, $40.00

Leadership in Energy and Environment Design LEED is the most widely recognized green building rating system, and arguable the most coveted certification, in the world. ...
125. Leisurama Now: The Beach House for Everyone, by Paul Sahre
ISBN 9781568987095, hardcover binding, $40.00

Who doesn't dream of owning a second home at the beach? Well, in the early 1960s, it was a snap even for the working class. ...
126. Lettering and Type: Creating Letters and Designing Typefaces, by Bruce Willen, Nolen Strals, and Ellen Lupton
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568987651, paperback binding, $24.95

No component of graphic design has attracted as much interest or inspired as much innovation in recent years as lettering and type. These fundamentals of ...
127. Leven Betts: Pattern Recognition, by David Leven, Stella Betts
Series: Graham Foundation/PA Press: New Voices in Architecture
ISBN 9781568987828, paperback binding, $40.00

Powers of observation may be an architect's most underrated skill. For New York City-based Leven Betts Studio, the design of meaningful spaces that bring people ...
128. Lewis.Tsurumaki.Lewis: Opportunistic Architecture, by Paul Lewis, Marc Tsurumaki, and David J. Lewis
Series: Graham Foundation/PA Press: New Voices in Architecture
ISBN 9781568987101, paperback binding, $40.00

What if the constraints and limitations of architecture became the catalyst for design invention? The award-winning young architecture firm Lewis.Tsurumaki.Lewis calls their answers to this ...
129. Liquid Stone: New Architecture in Concrete, by Jean-Louis Cohen, G. Martin Moeller
ISBN 9781568985701, hardcover binding, $65.00

Produced at a rate of five billion cubic yards per year, concrete is the second most widely consumed substance on earth, after water. It is ...
130. Loblolly House: Elements of a New Architecture, by KieranTimberlake Associates
ISBN 9781568987477, hardcover binding, $40.00

Known for their in-depth research and innovative, inventive, and meticulously constructed architecture, KieranTimberlake Associates put its ideas about streamlining the making of architecture to the ...
131. Louis I. Kahn: Conversations with Students, by Louis Kahn
Series: Conversations with Students
ISBN 9781568981499, paperback binding, $19.95

Louis Kahn (1901-74) is one of the most renowned practitioners of international modernism, on a par with Le Corbusier and Mies van der Rohe in ...
132. Louisville Guide, by Gregory A. Luhan, Dennis Domer, and David Mohney
Series: Guidebooks
ISBN 9781568984513, paperback binding, $19.95

Louisville is one of the overlooked gems of American architecture, a city of Southern charm and grace with a catalog of buildings by such masters ...
133. Lucy + Jorge Orta: Food, Water, Life, by Lucy + Jorge Orta
ISBN 9781568989914, hardcover binding, $40.00

Since founding Studio Orta in 1993, the Paris-based husband-and-wife team of Lucy and Jorge Orta has produced an extensive body of work that addresses universal ...
134. Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects/Knowlton Hall: Source Books in Architecture 6, by Todd Gannon
Series: Source Books in Architecture
ISBN 9781568985213, paperback binding, $29.95

Some buildings are famous. Others deserve to be, but in their modesty remain satisfied to stand simply as excellent works of architecture. Such is the ...
135. Made to Measure: The Architecture of Leers Weinzapfel Associates, by Andrea Leers, Jane Weinzapfel, and Josiah Stevenson
ISBN 9781568989570, hardcover binding, $65.00

Boston-based Leers Weinzapfel Associates' deeply rooted interest in the aesthetic, cultural, and civic power of architecture has resulted in a portfolio of stunningly tailored buildings ...
136. Maine Cottages: Fred L. Savage and the Architecture of Mount Desert , by John M. Bryan
ISBN 9781568983172, hardcover binding, $50.00

Mount Desert has been one of America's favorite tourist destinations for over 150 years. As early as the 1840s, the lush landscape of this island ...
137. Make It Bigger, by Paula Scher
ISBN 9781568985480, paperback binding, $35.00

An outspoken voice in the world of graphic design for more than twenty years, Paula Scher has developed a worldwide reputation for her bold, modern ...
138. Manhattan Skyscrapers, by Eric Nash
ISBN 9781568985459, binding, $ 0.00

Please note that this edition is out-of-print and has been replaced by a new, expanded third edition. ...
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139. Marina City: Bertrand Goldberg's Urban Vision, by Igor Marjanovic, Katerina Ruedi Ray
ISBN 9781568988634, paperback binding, $35.00

Chicago has many iconic buildings, but perhaps none as instantly recognizable as Bertrand Goldberg's Marina City. Occupying an entire city block--number 1 of the original ...
140. Marmol Radziner + Associates: Between Architecture and Construction, by Leo Marmol, Ron Radziner
ISBN 9781568987446, paperback binding, $40.00

If you design some of the most stylish and beautiful modern houses in the Los Angeles area, including many for celebrity clients, how do you ...
141. Material Immaterial: The New Work of Kengo Kuma, by Botond Bognar
ISBN 9781568987798, paperback binding, $40.00

In our 2005 monograph Kengo Kuma: Selected Works, celebrated architect Kengo Kuma boldly declared that his ultimate aim was to "erase architecture" so that his ...
142. Matter in the Floating World: Conversations with Leading Japanese Architects and Designers, by Blaine Brownell
ISBN 9781568989969, paperback binding, $40.00

It seems that Japan contains a higher number of internationally significant architects and designers relative to its geographic size than anywhere else in the world. ...
143. Mies Van der Rohe's Krefeld Villas, by Kent Kleinman, Leslie Van Duzer
ISBN 9781568985039, hardcover binding, $35.00

With all of the attention Mies van der Rohe has received over the last few years, it's hard to believe that there could be a ...
144. Miller|Hull: Architects of the Pacific Northwest, by Sheri Olson
ISBN 9781568982311, paperback binding, $40.00

A new architectural style emerges when similarities of form, material, interest, or attitude in the designs of a group of architects become prevalent enough to ...
145. Minka: My Farmhouse in Japan, by John Roderick
ISBN 9781568987316, hardcover binding, $24.95

In 1959 journalist John Roderick joined the Tokyo bureau of the Associated Press. There, he befriended a Japanese family, the Takishitas. After musing offhandedly that ...
146. Model Making, by Megan Werner
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568988702, paperback binding, $24.95

The ancient craft of architectural model making may seem unnecessary in today's age of digital renderings and virtual tours, but physical models remain a uniquely ...
147. Modern North: Architecture on the Frozen Edge, by Julie Decker, Juhani Pallasma, and Edwin Crittenden
ISBN 9781568988993, hardcover binding, $45.00

The geographic region around the North Pole is a raw and exotic area of untouched nature and inescapable beauty. Unique among the Earth's ecosystems, it ...
148. Mysteries of the Rectangle: Essays on Painting, by Siri Hustvedt
ISBN 9781568985183, hardcover binding, $24.95

From Siri Hustvedt, author of the bestselling novel What I Loved, comes this inspired collection of essays on painting. Here, Hustvedt concentrates her narrative gifts ...
149. Nanoarchitecture: A New Species of Architecture, by John Johansen, Lebbeus Woods
ISBN 9781568983011, hardcover binding, $ 0.00

John Johansen, now 95 years old, has been one of the preeminent architects in the United States for more than half a century. After studying ...
150. Narrow Houses: New Directions in Efficient Design, by Avi Friedman
ISBN 9781568988733, hardcover binding, $45.00

Since the beginning of the housing boom of the 1950s, the size of the average North American house has steadily grown while the size of ...
151. Natural Houses: The Residential Architecture of Andersson-Wise, by Arthur Andersson, Chris Wise
ISBN 9781568988795, hardcover binding, $40.00

For Arthur Andersson and Chris Wise, the fundamental elements that give buildings meaning are found in nature. Imbuing day-to-day activities with poetry and awe, their ...
152. Network Practices: New Strategies in Architecture and Design, by Anthony Burke, Therese Tierney
ISBN 9781568987019, paperback binding, $29.95

The twin revolutions of the global economy and omnipresent Internet connectivity have had a profound impact on architectural design. Geographical gaps and, in many cases, ...
153. No Nails, No Lumber: The Bubble Houses of Wallace Neff, by Jeffrey Head
ISBN 9781616890247, hardcover binding, $24.95

Imagine a house constructed in less than forty-eight hours, without using lumber or nails, that is more resistant to fire, earthquakes, and hurricanes than any ...
154. Northwestern University: The Campus Guide, by Jay Pridmore
Series: Campus Guides
ISBN 9781568987552, paperback binding, $24.95

Northwestern University: The Campus Guide takes readers on a vivid trip through this campus's compelling history from the 19th century to the present day. This ...
155. Norwegian Wood: The Thoughtful Architecture of Wenche Selmer, by Elisabeth Tostrup
ISBN 9781568985930, hardcover binding, $45.00

Whether set along the picturesque coast of Norway or in its remote mountains and forests, architect Wenche Selmer's wooden cabins and houses blend effortlessly into ...
156. Now Is Then: Snapshots from the Maresca Collection, by Marvin Heiferman
ISBN 9781568987484, hardcover binding, $29.95

Deceptive in the ease of their creation, diminutive size, and sheer abundance, snapshots are often thought of as the most innocent type of photography. But ...
157. O'Donnell + Tuomey: Selected Works, by Sheila O'Donnell, John Tuomey
ISBN 9781568986012, paperback binding, $40.00

In today's Ireland, it's not only the economy that's booming. Dublin-based architects O'Donnell Tuomey have brought a wealth of exciting buildings to the Emerald Isle ...
158. Oak: One Tree. Three Years, Fifty Paintings, by Stephen Taylor
ISBN 9781616890322, hardcover binding, $29.95

It was an exercise to learn how to see, to understand just one thing in its greatest detail. Stephen Taylor came across the 250-year-old tree ...
159. Old Buildings, New Designs: Architectural Transformations, by Charles Bloszies
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781616890353, paperback binding, $24.95

Increasingly, architects are hired to design new work for existing structures. Whether for reasons of preservation, sustainability, or cost-effectiveness, the movement to reuse buildings presents ...
160. On Vision and Colors by Arthur Schopenhauer and Color Sphere by Philipp Otto Runge, by Georg Stahl
ISBN 9781568987910, paperback binding, $24.95

During the first two decades of the nineteenth century, two of the most significant theoretical works on color since Leonardo da Vinci's Trattato della Pittura ...
161. Once Upon a Time: Illustrations from Fairytales, Fables, Primer, Pop-Ups, and other Children's Books., by Amy Weinstein
ISBN 9781568985640, paperback binding, $35.00

Many of our most cherished childhood memories recall the pleasure of sitting in a big comfy chair while a doting parent reads from a lovingly ...
162. Pamela Burton Landscapes, by Pamela Burton
ISBN 9781568989655, hardcover binding, $50.00

Pamela Burton begins every garden or landscape project, no matter the size, with a big idea. The idea, according to Burton, "must be simple, harmonious, ...
163. Pamphlet Architecture 19: Reading Drawing Building, by Michael Silver
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568980799, paperback binding, $12.95

Number 19 in the Pamphlet Architecture series, Reading Drawing Building, is an exquisitely designed volume that juxtaposes two projects; the Library and the Drawing Machine. ...
164. Pamphlet Architecture 20: Seven Partly Underground Rooms..., by Mary-Ann Ray
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568981031, paperback binding, $16.95

The latest in the Pamphlet Architecture series, Seven Partly Underground Rooms and Buildings investigates unusual spaces in Italy, ranging from a honeycombed and mazelike series ...
165. Pamphlet Architecture 23: Move: Sites of Trauma, by Johanna Saleh Dickson
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568984001, paperback binding, $14.95

Founded in 1978 by architect Steven Holl and bookseller William Stout in an attempt to skirt the editorial control of the reigning architectural magazine culture, ...
166. Pamphlet Architecture 27: Tooling, by Benjamin Aranda, Chris Lasch, and Cecil Balmond (foreword) & Sanford Kwinter (afterword)
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568985473, paperback binding, $19.95

We all know that today's architectural design has moved from the sketchpad to the screen--the era of the Mayline and the drafting board now seems ...
167. Pamphlet Architecture 28: Augmented Landscapes, by Smout Allen
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568986258, paperback binding, $19.95

In 1977 Steven Holl and William Stout created a grittier alternative to mainstream architectural publishing called Pamphlet Architecture. With Holl's Bridges, the landmark series was ...
168. Pamphlet Architecture 29: Ambiguous Spaces, by Nannette Jackowski, Ricardo de Ostos
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568987958, paperback binding, $16.95

Ambiguous Spaces, the newest installment in the Pamphlet Architecture series and a return to Pamphlet's own progressive roots, features the architectural fictions "The Pregnant Island" ...
169. Pamphlet Architecture 30: Coupling: Strategies for Infrastructural Opportunism, by InfraNet Lab / Lateral Office
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568989853, paperback binding, $17.95

Participants in the Pamphlet Architecture 30 competition were asked to respond to the theme "Investigations in Infrastructure," and propose new directions for architecture, transportation, energy, ...
170. Pamphlet Architecture 31: New Haiti Villages, by Steven Holl
Series: Pamphlet Architecture
ISBN 9781568989815, paperback binding, $19.95

After the devastating earthquake in Haiti, on January 12, 2010, Steven Holl had the idea of devoting the next Pamphlet Architecture book to solutions for ...
171. Paolo Burgi Landscape Architect: Discovering the (Swiss) Horizon: Mountain, Lake, and Forest, by Raffaella Fabiani Giannetto, Sonja Dompelmann, and John Dixon Hunt
Series: Source Books in Landscape Architecture
ISBN 9781568988511, paperback binding, $29.95

One of Europe's most acclaimed landscape architects, Paolo Burgi is known for creating minimalist landscape interventions that powerfully reveal the essence of a place. Burgi ...
172. Paris Changing: Revisiting Eugene Atget's Paris, by Christopher Rauschenberg
ISBN 9781568986807, hardcover binding, $40.00

Between 1888 and 1927 Eugene Atget meticulously photographed Paris and its environs, capturing in thousands of photographs the city's parks, streets, and buildings as well ...
173. Participate: Designing with User-Generated Content , by Helen Armstrong, Zvezdana Stojmirovic
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781616890254, paperback binding, $24.95

Creativity is no longer the sole territory of the designer. User-driven design has never been easier for the public to generate and distribute. Users of ...
174. Paul Rand: Conversations with Students, by Michael Kroeger
Series: Conversations with Students
ISBN 9781568987255, paperback binding, $19.95

As one of the most influential and inspirational graphic designers of the twentieth century, Paul Rand defined modern American graphic design. His iconic logo designs ...
175. Paul Rudolph: The Florida Houses, by Christopher Domin, Joseph King
ISBN 9781568985510, paperback binding, $40.00

Paul Rudolph, one of the 20th century's most iconoclastic architects, is best known--and most maligned--for his large "brutalist" buildings, like the Yale Art and Architecture ...
176. Peter Rose: Houses, by Peter Rose
ISBN 9781568988214, hardcover binding, $40.00

Cambridge, Massachusetts-based architect Peter Rose has built on every scale during the first three decades of his practice. High-profile projects, such as his master plan ...
177. Peter Smithson: Conversations with Students , by Catherine Spellman, Karl Unglaub
Series: Conversations with Students
ISBN 9781568984612, paperback binding, $17.95

When Peter Smithson died in March 2003, architecture lost one of its most inspired practitioners, incisive theorists, and charismatic teachers. Along with his late wife ...
178. Philosophy for Architects, by Branko Mitrovic
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989945, paperback binding, $24.95

Philosophy for Architects is an engaging and easy-to-grasp introduction to philosophical questions of interest to students of architectural theory. Topics include Aristotle's theories of "visual ...
179. Plain Modern: The Architecture of Brian MacKay-Lyons, by Malcolm Quantrill
Series: Graham Foundation/PA Press: New Voices in Architecture
ISBN 9781568984773, paperback binding, $40.00

It's been our distinct pleasure over the past few years to publish monographs on a select group of young architects and firms whose work represents ...
180. Plumbing: Sounding Modern Architecture, by Daniel S. Friedman, Nadir Lahiji
ISBN 9781568981079, paperback binding, $21.95

Plumbers mediate between the pure and the abject. They order everyday fluids, they manage flow, they straighten things out and keep things clean. Sounding depths, ...
181. Postmodern Urbanism: Revised Edition, by Nan Ellin
ISBN 9781568981352, paperback binding, $29.95

"Like a good city, Postmodern Urbanism can be read from many perspectives as a rich conversation of world views, languages, and artifacts"...."It's a generous and ...
182. Proceed and Be Bold: Rural Studio After Samuel Mockbee, by Andrea Oppenheimer Dean, Timothy Hursley
ISBN 9781568985008, paperback binding, $30.00

"Everyone, rich or poor, deserves a shelter for the soul."---Samuel Mockbee

Based on this simple premise, in 1992 Samuel Mockbee launched the Rural Studio to create ...
183. Provisional: Emerging Modes of Architectural Practice USA, by Elite Kedan, F. Jonathan Dreyfous, and Craig Mutter
ISBN 9781568988788, paperback binding, $40.00

Provisional profiles nine of the United States most exciting architectural practices. They all share a pragmatic, "roll-up-your-sleeves" approach that seeks opportunities to redefine the role ...
184. Publish Your Photography Book, by Darius D. Himes, Mary Virginia Swanson
ISBN 9781568988832, paperback binding, $29.95

We live in the golden age of the photography book. Since the early 1990s, the number of photography book publishers has continued to grow while ...
185. Pulled: A Catalog of Screen Printing, by Mike Perry
ISBN 9781568989433, paperback binding, $35.00

From Andy Warhol to the sassy designers of today, screen-printing is a medium with undeniable panache. Prized for its accessibility and bold, saturated colors, screen-printing ...
186. Quonset Hut: Metal Living for a Modern Age, by Chris Chiei, Julie Decker
ISBN 9781568985190, hardcover binding, $24.95

When World War II came along, the American military found itself in need of a prefabricated, lightweight shelter that could be easily shipped and quickly ...
187. Real Photo Postcards: Unbelievable Images from the Collection of Harvey Tulcensky, by Laetitia Wolff
ISBN 9781568985565, paperback binding, $19.95

It may be hard to believe, but there actually was a time when the postcard image was not a cliche. To reach it, you'll have ...
188. Recovering Landscape: Essays in Contemporary Landscape Theory, by James Corner
ISBN 9781568981796, paperback binding, $24.95

The past decade has been witness to a remarkable resurgence of interest in landscape. While this recovery invokes a return of past traditions and ideas, ...
189. Revolving Architecture: A History of Buildings that Rotate, Swivel, and Pivot, by Chad Randl
ISBN 9781568986814, hardcover binding, $35.00

Alternately lauded as the future of architecture or dismissed as pure folly, revolving buildings are a fascinating missing chapter in architectural history with surprising relevance ...
190. Rick Joy: Desert Works, by Rick Joy
Series: Graham Foundation/PA Press: New Voices in Architecture
ISBN 9781568983363, paperback binding, $40.00

Rick Joy builds with remarkable sensitivity, precision, and grace. The allure of his architecture is often quietly and seductively hidden in the sensual qualities of ...
191. Rural Studio: Samuel Mockbee and an Architecture of Decency, by Andrea Oppenheimer Dean, Timothy Hursley
ISBN 9781568982922, paperback binding, $34.95

"I tell my students, it's got to be warm, dry, and noble" --Samuel Mockbee

For almost ten years, Samuel Mockbee, a MacArthur Grant recipient, and his ...
192. Santiago Calatrava: The MIT Lectures, by Santiago Calatrava, Cecilia Lewis Kausel, and Ann Pendleton Jullian
Series: Conversations with Students
ISBN 9781568983257, paperback binding, $17.95

This is the first time that I have made the commitment to give a series of talks with the specific intention of communicating my experience. ...
193. Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design, by Michael Bierut
ISBN 9781568986999, hardcover binding, $35.00

"It's not hard to see why innovation is becoming the design world's favorite euphemism. Design sounds cosmetic and ephemeral; innovation sounds energetic and essential. Design ...
194. Shallow Water Dictionary: A Grounding in Estuary English, 2nd edition, by John R. Stilgoe
ISBN 9781568984087, hardcover binding, $14.95

Shallow Water Dictionary is both a celebration of the richness of our vernacular language and a lament on its passing--and with it, the passing of ...
195. Shanghai Reflections: Architecture, Urbanism, and the Search for an Alternative Modernity, by Mario Gandelsonas
ISBN 9781568983264, vinyl binding binding, $24.95

Shanghai-China's largest industrial city and the fifth largest port in the world-is in the midst of a rapid revitalization. Shanghai Reflections examines the transformation of ...
196. Sites of Impact: Meteorite Craters Around the World, by Stan Gaz
ISBN 9781568988153, hardcover binding, $60.00

The Earth is pockmarked with the evidence of ancient collisions: huge craters blasted into its surface by thousands of pounds of meteorite fragments traveling at ...
197. Small Scale: Creative Solutions for Better City Living, by Keith Moskow, Robert Linn
ISBN 9781568989754, paperback binding, $34.95

Think big, design small. This is the rallying cry of a new generation of architects and artists who aim to improve the lives of city-dwellers ...
198. Solid States: Concrete in Transition, by Michael Bell, Craig Buckley
ISBN 9781568988955, hardcover binding, $65.00

By far the most pervasive and affordable building material in the world, concrete has undergone ever-more widespread dissemination, standardization, and technological innovation in the last ...
199. Source Book of American Architecture: 500 Notable Buildings from the 10th Century to the Present, by G. E. Kidder Smith
ISBN 9781568980256, paperback binding, $34.95

The Architecture of the United States, GE Kidder Smith's 1981 three-volume masterwork, was hailed as the most comprehensive and insightful overview of the architectural heritage ...
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200. Southern Comfort: The Garden District of New Orleans, Revised and Updated Edition, by S. Frederick Starr
ISBN 9781568985466, paperback binding, $35.00

The Garden District epitomizes the beauty and mystery of New Orleans; the stately residences and gardens of this historic area are known worldwide for their ...
201. Sprawltown: Looking for the City on Its Edges, by Richard Ingersoll
ISBN 9781568985664, paperback binding, $19.95

Sprawl. The word calls to mind a host of troublesome issues such as city flight, runaway suburban development, and the conversion of farmland to soulless ...
202. Stanford University, revised edition : The Campus Guide, by David J. Neuman, Richard Joncas, and Paul V. Turner
Series: Campus Guides
ISBN 9781568985381, paperback binding, $24.95

With the many additions to the campus of Stanford University since the publication of our book, including the Frances Arrillaga Alumni Center by Hoover Associates ...
203. Steven Holl Architects/Simmons Hall: Source Books in Architecture 5, by Todd Gannon, Michael Demson
Series: Source Books in Architecture
ISBN 9781568984643, paperback binding, $29.95

With its striking, gridded facade and amoeba-shaped internal cavities, Steven Holl's new dormitory for MIT, Simmons Hall, is without question one of the most original ...
204. Stickwork, by Patrick Dougherty
ISBN 9781568989761, paperback binding, $34.95

Using minimal tools and a simple technique of bending, interweaving, and fastening together sticks, artist Patrick Dougherty creates works of art inseparable with nature and ...
205. Street Value: Shopping, Planning, and Politics at Fulton Mall, by Rosten Woo, Meredith TenHoor, and Damon Rich
Series: Inventory Books
ISBN 9781568988979, paperback binding, $19.95

Street Value: Shopping, Planning, and Politics at Fulton Mall offers an in-depth look at one of Downtown Brooklyn's longest redevelopment sagas. Once referred to as ...
206. Studio and Cube: On The Relationship Between Where Art is Made and Where Art is Displayed, by Brian O'Doherty
Series: FORuM Projects Publication
ISBN 9781883584443, hardcover binding, $24.95

When does an artist's creation become art, and where? Does it occur in the solitary confines of an artist's studio or does it require the ...
207. Subnature: Architecture's Other Environments, by David Gissen
ISBN 9781568987774, paperback binding, $35.00

We are conditioned over time to regard environmental forces such as dust, mud, gas, smoke, debris, weeds, and insects as inimical to architecture. Much of ...
208. Suburban Discipline, by Peter Lang, Tam Miller
Series: Front Books
ISBN 9781568981062, paperback binding, $14.95

Historically, suburbia has been defined in relation to the city. Today, however, the city is no longer the undisputed arbiter for civilization; suburbia has infiltrated ...
209. Suburban Transformations, by Paul Lukez
ISBN 9781568986838, paperback binding, $40.00

Smart Growth advocates, environmentalists, and New Urbanists have all tried in their own ways to spread the message of reforming current land use patterns. Their ...
210. Sustainable Design: A Critical Guide, by David Bergman
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781568989419, paperback binding, $24.95

Written for students and practitioners in the fields of architecture and interior design, our new Architecture Brief Sustainable Design provides a concise overview of all ...
211. The Architectural Detail, by Edward R. Ford
ISBN 9781568989785, paperback binding, $40.00

The Architectural Detail is author Edward R. Ford's life's work, and this may be his most important book to date. Ford walks the reader through ...
212. The Architecture of Diplomacy: Building America's Embassies, Revised Second Edition, by Jane C. Loeffler
ISBN 9781568981383, paperback binding, $24.95

Please note that this edition is out-of-print and has been replaced by a revised and updated edition.
This acclaimed history of America's overseas embassy-building program ...
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213. The Architecture of Modern Italy: The Challenge of Tradition, 1750-1900, Vol. 1, by Terry Kirk
ISBN 9781568984209, hardcover binding, $35.00

This groundbreaking and authoritative two-volume survey is the first truly comprehensive history of modern Italian architecture and urbanism to appear in any language. Told in ...
214. The Architecture of Modern Italy: Vision of Utopia, 1900-present, Vol. 2, by Terry Kirk
ISBN 9781568984360, hardcover binding, $35.00

This groundbreaking and authoritative two-volume survey is the first truly comprehensive history of modern Italian architecture and urbanism to appear in any language. Told in ...
215. The Architecture of the Ozarks: The Works of Marlon Blackwell, by Marlon Blackwell
Series: Graham Foundation/PA Press: New Voices in Architecture
ISBN 9781568984889, paperback binding, $40.00

"I live, practice, teach, and build in northwest Arkansas, in the foothills of the Ozark Mountains. It's a place considered to be in the middle ...
216. The Baltimore Rowhouse , by Mary Ellen Hayward, Charles Belfoure
ISBN 9781568982830, paperback binding, $24.95

Perhaps no other American city is so defined by an indigenous architectural style as Baltimore is by the rowhouse, whose brick facades march up and ...
217. The Best of LCD: The Art and Writing of WFMU, by Dave the Spazz
ISBN 9781568987156, paperback binding, $29.95

Named the best radio station in America by Rolling Stone magazine four years running, WFMU is considered the alternative radio station. The New York-area noncommercial, ...
218. The Business of Design: Balancing Creativity and Profitability, by Keith Granet
ISBN 9781616890186, hardcover binding, $40.00

The Business of Design debunks the myth that business sense and creative talent are mutually exclusive and, unlike other lackluster business books, is written and ...
219. The Codewriting Workbook: Creating Computational Architecture in AutoLISP, by Robert J. Krawczyk
ISBN 9781568987927, paperback binding, $50.00

The Codewriting Workbook introduces students and practi-tioners to basic programming concepts for computer-aided design (CAD). Through a series of guided exercises and examples, readers learn ...
220. The Concrete Dragon: China's Urban Revolution and What it Means for the World, by Thomas J. Campanella
ISBN 9781568986272, hardcover binding, $35.00

China is the most rapidly urbanizing nation in the world, with an urban population that may well reach one billion within a generation. Over the ...
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221. The Day-to-Day Life of Albert Hastings, by Albert Hastings, KayLynn Deveney
ISBN 9781568987040, hardcover binding, $19.95

When Albert Hastings was eighty-five years old, photographer KayLynn Deveney moved near his small flat in Wales. KayLynn took notice of the small rituals and ...
222. The Emerald City: And Other Essays on the Architectural Imagination, by Daniel Willis
ISBN 9781568981741, paperback binding, $19.95

In The Emerald City, Dan Willis takes us on a flight of imagination that paradoxically never strays far from the most tangible, even intimate subjects. ...
223. The Englishman Who Posted Himself and Other Curious Objects, by John Tingey
ISBN 9781568988726, hardcover binding, $24.95

The first impression of W. Reginald Bray (1879-1939) was one of an ordinary middle-class Englishman quietly living out his time as an accountant in the ...
224. The Ethical Architect: The Dilemma of Contemporary Practice , by Tom Spector
ISBN 9781568982854, paperback binding, $25.00

Many believe that the moral mission of architecture has been in serious decline for the last 25 years. In this important new book, Tom Spector ...
225. The Handy Book of Artistic Printing: A Collection of Letterpress Examples with Specimens of Type, Ornament, Corner Fills, Borders, Twisters, Wrinklers, and other Freaks of Fancy, by Doug Clouse, Angela Voulangas
ISBN 9781568987057, paperback binding, $40.00

During the late nineteenth century, letterpress printers, engravers, and lithographers boldly challenged the rational sobriety of traditional design by introducing intricate borders, corner embellishments, quirky ...
226. The Houses of William Wurster: Frames for Living, by Caitlin Lempres Brostrom, Richard C. Peters
ISBN 9781616890285, hardcover binding, $50.00

Over the course of a career that spanned forty-five years, William Wilson Wurster (1895--1973) designed hundreds of residences up and down the West Coast. Like ...
227. The Landscape Urbanism Reader, by Charles Waldheim
ISBN 9781568984391, paperback binding, $34.95

With populations decentralizing and cities sprawling ever outward, twenty-first-century urban planners are challenged by the need to organize not just people but space itself. Hence ...
228. The Liberal Monument: Urban Design and the Late Modern Project, by Alexander D'Hooghe
ISBN 9781568988245, hardcover binding, $29.95

Architect Alexander D'Hooghe believes urban design has lost its way. Once among the most articulate and avant-garde of disciplines, the field now lacks, he suggests, ...
229. The Library Book: Design Collaborations in the Public Schools, by Anooradha Iyer Siddiqi
ISBN 9781568988320, paperback binding, $30.00

It's often said a child's lifelong love of reading begins at home. But declining literacy rates among the nation's public elementary school students suggests this ...
230. The Miller|Hull Partnership: Public Works, by Miller|Hull Partnership, The
ISBN 9781568987545, hardcover binding, $50.00

Our popular 2001 monograph Miller|Hull: Architects of the Pacific Northwest introduced the world to the work of architects David Miller and Robert Hull. Their energy-conscious ...
231. The National Park Architecture Sourcebook, by Harvey H. Kaiser
Series: Guidebooks
ISBN 9781568987422, paperback binding, $40.00

For more than a century, the National Park Service, private individuals, and small businesses have constructed a variety of structures on America's national parklands. Some ...
232. The Nature of Place: A Search for Authenticity, by Avi Friedman
ISBN 9781616890384, paperback binding, $19.95

After visiting twelve unique spots around the world, architect and writer Avi Friedman asked himself what made being there memorable. Whether strolling, dining, looking, or ...
233. The Ocean at Home: An Illustrated History of the Aquarium, by Bernd Brunner
ISBN 9781568985022, hardcover binding, $24.95

The mysterious world beneath the ocean's surface has captivated man for centuries--the Egyptians, Greeks, Romans, and ancient Chinese all kept fish in their homes for ...
234. The Project of Autonomy: Politics and Architecture Within and Against Capitalism, by Pier Vittorio Aureli
Series: FORuM Projects Publication
ISBN 9781568987941, hardcover binding, $24.95

The Project of Autonomy radically rediscusses the concept of autonomy in politics and architecture by tracing a concise and polemical argument about its history in ...
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235. The Projectionist, by Kendall Messick, Brooke Anderson
ISBN 9781568989334, hardcover binding, $40.00

"The ideal artist is unwilling to sacrifice his or her individuality to anything or anyone, particularly commercialism or outside control. Such artists often work in ...
236. The Suburbanization of New York: Is the World's Greatest City Becoming Just Another Town?, by Jerilou Hammett, Kingsley Hammett
ISBN 9781568986784, paperback binding, $24.95

What's next for New York? Is it cooking or cooling? Brimming with vitality or sinking into somnolence? Will it retain its edgy preeminence as global ...
237. The Tennessee Valley Authority: Design and Persuasion, by Tim Culvahouse
ISBN 9781568986845, hardcover binding, $40.00

In the wake of the Great Depression, one of Franklin Roosevelt's most successful New Deal programs was the formation of the Tennessee Valley Authority, a ...
238. The Toaster Project: Or A Heroic Attempt to Build a Simple Electric Appliance from Scratch, by Thomas Thwaites
ISBN 9781568989976, paperback binding, $19.95

Hello, my name is Thomas Thwaites, and I have made a toaster. So begins The Toaster Project, the author's nine-month-long journey from his local appliance ...
239. The University of Texas at Austin, by Lawrence W. Speck, Richard L. Cleary
Series: Campus Guides
ISBN 9781568988542, paperback binding, $29.95

The newest title in Princeton Architectural Press's Campus Guide series takes readers on an architectural tour of the University of Texas at Austin's history from ...
240. The Wayfinding Handbook: Information Design for Public Places, by David Gibson
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568987699, paperback binding, $24.95

Where am I? What can I do here? Where can I go from here? How do I get out of here?

Consciously or not, we ...
241. Thermally Active Surfaces in Architecture, by Kiel Moe
ISBN 9781568988801, hardcover binding, $55.00

Departing from the simple question Why do we heat and cool buildings with air?, this book focuses on the technique of thermally active surfaces. This ...
242. Think/Make: Della Valle Bernheimer , by Andrew Bernheimer, Jared Della Valle
ISBN 9781568987811, paperback binding, $40.00

Architecture, the saying goes, is a verb. It's an ongoing process of creating. For Brooklyn-based architects Jared Della Valle and Andrew Bernheimer it is, more ...
243. Thinking with Type, Second, Revised, Expanded Edition: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students, by Ellen Lupton
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568989693, paperback binding, $24.95

Our all-time best selling book is now available in a revised and expanded second edition. Thinking with Type is the definitive guide to using typography ...
244. Thrown Rope, by Peter Hutchinson
ISBN 9781568985619, paperback binding, $29.95

Although Peter Hutchinson has been working with land art since the 1960s, he has yet to receive his proper due. His work isn't found in ...
245. Tilting: House Launching, Slide Hauling, Potato Trenching, and other Tales from a Newfoundland Fishing Village, by Robert Mellin
ISBN 9781568988078, paperback binding, $45.00

There is an almost elemental appeal in the rural fishing villages of Nova Scotia, Maine, and Newfoundland. Their intimate connection to nature, to the land, ...
246. To Each His Home: Inspired Interiors as Unique as their Owners, by Bilyana Dimitrova
ISBN 9781568987965, hardcover binding, $45.00

Most of us would agree that, for better or worse, our houses speak for us. They are like a second face we present to the ...
247. Tom Leader Studio: Three Projects, by Jason Kentner
Series: Source Books in Landscape Architecture
ISBN 9781568988917, paperback binding, $29.95

Tom Leader Studio, a collaborative and experimental design office formed in 2001, is among the most exciting new voices in landscape architecture today. Wit, playfulness, ...
248. Tools of the Imagination: Drawing Tools and Technologies from the Eighteenth Century to the Present, by Susan Piedmont-Palladino
ISBN 9781568985992, hardcover binding, $29.95

The construction of a building is fascinating to watch, as the symbiosis between man and machine turns what seem to be scattered piles of material ...
249. Toward a New Interior: An Anthology of Interior Design Theory, by Lois Weinthal
ISBN 9781616890308, paperback binding, $45.00

Interior design, as a relatively young discipline within the academic world of design, has historically been interpreted as an extension of other fine arts. Narratives ...
250. Transmaterial: A Catalog of Materials that Redefine our Physical Environment, by Blaine Brownell
ISBN 9781568985633, paperback binding, $35.00

These days, whether you're designing a building or a toaster, a savvy knowledge of materials is increasingly critical. And keeping up with the constant flow ...
251. Transmaterial 2: A Catalog of Materials that Redefine our Physical Environment, by Blaine Brownell
ISBN 9781568987224, paperback binding, $35.00

As the speed of technological progress continues to accelerate, innovation threatens to outpace architects' and designers' working knowledge of materials, thereby limiting their applicability. In ...
252. Transmaterial 3: A Catalog of Materials that Redefine our Physical Environment, by Blaine Brownell
ISBN 9781568988931, paperback binding, $40.00

Since the 2006 publication of his best-selling first volume of Transmaterial, author Blaine Brownell has become the undisputed master of new materials, inspiring architects and ...
253. True Life: Steven Harris Architects, by Steven Harris
ISBN 9781568989716, hardcover binding, $50.00

"Effortless" and "inevitable" are architect Steven Harris's two favorite words. With sensitivity to the surrounding landscape, Steven Harris Architects designs spaces that are custom-tailored to ...
254. University of California, San Diego, by Dirk Sutro, David Hewitt, and Anne Garrison
Series: Campus Guides
ISBN 9781568988603, paperback binding, $29.95

Founded during the Space Age boom of the fifties, the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) campus showcases some of California's finest postwar architecture, ranging ...
255. University of Chicago: The Campus Guide, by Jay Pridmore
Series: Campus Guides
ISBN 9781568984476, paperback binding, $24.95

The newest title in the Princeton Architectural Press Campus Guide series takes readers on a tour of the University of Chicago, an institution that since ...
256. University of Toronto: The Campus Guide, by Larry Wayne Richards
Series: Campus Guides
ISBN 9781568987194, paperback binding, $29.95

Organized as a series of walks through the distinctive precincts of the University of Toronto's three campuses, this architectural guide offers an intimate view of ...
257. Urban Composition: Designing Community through Urban Design, by Mark Childs
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781616890520, paperback binding, $24.95

Cities and towns are among humanity's greatest achievements, yet no single individual or organization creates them. The buildings, streets, and gardens of even a small ...
258. Urbanisms: Working with Doubt, by Steven Holl
ISBN 9781568986791, hardcover binding, $55.00

Contemporary urban development is increasingly characterized by a reliance on diagrams, maps, and graphs to convey the rational, statistical point of view of the professional ...
259. Usonia, New York: Building a Community with Frank Lloyd Wright, by Roland Reisley, John Timpane
ISBN 9781568982458, hardcover binding, $40.00

Usonia, New York is the story of a group of idealistic men and women who, following WWII, enlisted Frank Lloyd Wright to design and help ...
260. Virtual Dimension: Architecture, Representation, and Crash Culture, by John Beckmann
ISBN 9781568981208, paperback binding, $24.95

In a century immersed in technological acceleration, we have reached a strange new plateau in the human condition. Advanced technologies such as biometrics and DNA ...
261. Visions of Heaven: The Dome in European Architecture, by David Stephenson, Victoria Hammond
ISBN 9781568985497, hardcover binding, $60.00

There's an ethereal magic to standing beneath a dome, neck craned, looking up at a vision of the heavens created by some long-ago figure of ...
262. Visual Complexity: Mapping Patterns of Information, by Manuel Lima
ISBN 9781568989365, hardcover binding, $50.00

Our ability to generate information now far exceeds our capacity to understand it. Finding patterns and making meaningful connections inside complex data networks has emerged ...
263. Visual Grammar, by Christian Leborg
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568985817, paperback binding, $21.95

Life in the image world has made us all voracious, if not always deliberate, consumers of visual messages. Easy access to computer graphic tools has ...
264. VJAA: Vincent James Associates Architects, by Vincent James, Jennifer Yoos
Series: Graham Foundation/PA Press: New Voices in Architecture
ISBN 9781568985886, paperback binding, $40.00

Among the critical adulation that follows VJAA wherever they build, you'll find words like graceful, beautiful, sublime, quiet, classic, disciplined, and light--all suggesting the kind ...
265. Volume: Writings on Graphic Design, Music, Art, and Culture, by Kenneth FitzGerald, Rudy VanderLans
ISBN 9781568989648, paperback binding, $24.95

Volume--a word that refers to sound, collections, and the measurement of space--is a crucial characteristic of both graphic design and popular music. While expressing different ...
266. Waiting for the End of the World, by Richard Ross
ISBN 9781568984667, paperback binding, $19.95

Where will you go when the trouble starts? For countless people around the world, the answer is that bomb shelter down in the basement. In ...
267. West Point U.S. Military Academy: The Campus Guide, by Rod Miller
Series: Campus Guides
ISBN 9781568982946, paperback binding, $24.95

West Point's rolling geography, originally chosen for military reasons, has had a profound effect on the campus plan and architectural design. Founded in 1802 by ...
268. Writing about Architecture: Mastering the Language of Buildings and Cities, by Alexandra Lange
Series: Architecture Briefs
ISBN 9781616890537, paperback binding, $24.95

Extraordinary architecture addresses so much more than mere practical considerations. It inspires and provokes while creating a seamless experience of the physical world for its ...
269. Yankee Modern: The Houses of Estes/Twombly, by William Morgan
ISBN 9781568988177, hardcover binding, $40.00

Architects James Estes and Peter Twombly have described their nearly two decades of work as "quiet modernism." Their Rhode Island-based firm, Estes/Twombly Architects, builds modestly ...
270. Young Architects 10: Resonance, by Architectural League of New York, The
Series: Young Architects
ISBN 9781568988092, paperback binding, $24.95

Resonance is the tenth in an annual series of publications that features the best young practicing architects as selected by the Architectural League of New ...
271. Young Architects 11: Foresight, by Architectural League of New York, The
Series: Young Architects
ISBN 9781568988870, paperback binding, $24.95

Foresight is the eleventh in an annual series of publications that features the best young practicing architects as selected by the Architectural League of New ...
272. Young Architects 12 : ReSource, by Architectural League of New York, The
Series: Young Architects
ISBN 9781568989983, paperback binding, $24.95

The Architectural League Prize (formerly known as the Young Architects Forum) is an annual competition and series of lectures and exhibitions organized by the Architectural ...
273. Young Architects 13: It's Different, by Architectural League of New York, The
Series: Young Architects
ISBN 9781616890575, paperback binding, $24.95

The Architectural League Prize is an annual competition, series of lectures, and exhibition organized by the Architectural League and its Young Architects and Designers Committee. ...
274. Young Architects 7: Situating, by Architectural League of New York, Keller Easterling, and Anne Rieselbach
Series: Young Architects
ISBN 9781568985732, paperback binding, $24.95

Architecture has become an increasingly multidisciplinary profession, where concepts, techniques, and materials are readily shared with other disciplines, and the many ways an architect can ...
275. Young Architects 8: Instability, by Architectural League of New York
Series: Young Architects
ISBN 9781568986371, paperback binding, $24.95

Instability is the eighth in an annual series of publications that feature the best young architects as selected by the Architectural League of New York ...
276. Young Architects 9: Proof, by Architectural League of New York
Series: Young Architects
ISBN 9781568987439, paperback binding, $24.95

Proof is the ninth in an annual series of publications that features the best young practicing architects as selected by the Architectural League of New ...
277. Zaha Hadid/BMW Central Building: Source Books in Architecture 7, by Todd Gannon
Series: Source Books in Architecture
ISBN 9781568985367, paperback binding, $29.95

Zaha Hadid's highly inventive and seemingly unbuildable designs have defied conventional ideas of architectural space and construction. The BMW Central Building in Leipzig, Germany, is ...
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