Mark Twain Notecards
This spirited collection features four wry observations from the father of American literature, Mark Twain. The cards ar ...
Where Today Meets Tomorrow
Eero Saarinen and the General Motors Technical Center
Long before Microsoft or Apple occupied their legendary corporate campuses, there was the General Motors Technical Cente ...
McKim, Mead & White
Selected Works 1879 to 1915
McKim, Mead & White is the best-known architecture firm of America's Gilded Age, and designed many of the most iconic bu ...
This is What Democracy Looked Like
A Visual History of the Printed Ballot
This Is What Democracy Looked Like, the first illustrated history of printed ballot design, illuminates the noble but of ...
Twenty-Five Years at the Public: A Love Story
A larger-than-life figure in the design community with a client list to match, Paula Scher turned her first major projec ...
If you're looking for something new under the midcentury sun, Victor LundyĄ(born 1923) is a real find, an important yet ...
The Life and Work of Architect Judith Chafee
Powerhouse is the first book on the singular life and career of American architect Judith Chafee (1932-1998). Chafee was ...
W. E. B. Du Bois's Data Portraits
Visualizing Black America
The colorful charts, graphs, and maps presented at the 1900 Paris Exposition by famed sociologist and black rights activ ...
Inspiration and Process in Architecture
Paul Rudolph (1918-1997) authored some of Modernism's most powerful designs and served as an influential educator while ...
John McAndrew's Modernist Vision
From the Vassar College Art Library to the Museum of Modern Art in New York
John McAndrew's Modernist Vision tells the compelling story of the architect,Ąscholar, and curator John McAndrew, who pl ...
The heyday of the national A-frame craze saw tens of thousands of these easy and affordable structures built as vacation ...
The work of modernist icon Virginia Woolf stands as a pillar of literature and feminist discourse. This quote collection ...
Abraham Lincoln Notecards
Before he was president, Abraham Lincoln worked as a blacksmith, surveyor, postmaster, lawyer, and legislator, securing ...
The Bra. The Box Kite. The Cat. The Milk Carton. The Reclining Picasso. These are the playful names given to the eccentr ...
Projects and Their Consequences
Reiser + Umemoto
Projects and Their Consequences presents fifteen key projects from leading architectural thinkers Reiser + Umemoto. Proj ...
Discoveries from the Smithsonian's Archives of American Art
Cats, cats, and more cats! Expressive or aloof, affectionate or enigmatic, cats have complicated characters that make th ...
100 Years of Wisecracks, Insights, Retorts & Wisdom from Women in Comedy
Broadly Speaking offers diverse perspectives on comedy with quotes from the world's greatest female comics and entertain ...