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  • Simulationby Andrea Gleiniger; Georg Vrachliotis; Andrea Gleiniger; Gabriele Gramelsberger; Georg Vrachliotis; Thomas Hänsli; Erich Hörl; Nils Röller

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 28.00

    The series Context Architecture seeks to take a critical selection of concepts that play a vital role in the current discourse and put them up for discussion. In the context of discussions of the medial, the notion of simulation plays a central role in architecture as illusion and imitation. more...

  • Tony Hunt's Second Sketchbookby Tony Hunt; Sir Norman Foster

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 73.95

    Tony Hunt's Sketchbook illustrates the connection between brain and hand in conceiving structural concepts and details as possible solutions to structures in architecture. This new edition features 100 previously unpublished sketches. These sketches illustrate alternative structural concepts, ideas and details developed by Tony Hunt for over one... more...

  • Tools for Ideasby Christian Gänshirt

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 46.00

    This introductory presentation describes and analyzes the theories, strategies, and tools of creative design for the purposes of practical work. With thoughtfulness and expertise, it opens the reader?s eyes to the processes that underlie design and demonstrates different ways of communicating about complex design work. more...

  • Entwurfsatlas Wohnen im Alterby Eckhard Feddersen; Insa Lüdtke

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 74.00

    Quality living in old age is one of the important topics of our time. Intelligent design solutions can push back the limits on housing and care, in favor of a comprehensive trend toward integrated forms of living. A third of the volume provides detailed expert information, a section of examples provides building and living typologies. more...

  • Drawn to Designby Eric Jenkins

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 54.95

    The book is a guide for students and teachers to understand the need for, the role of, and the methods and techniques of freehand analytical sketching in architecture. The presentation focuses on drawing as an approach to and phase of architectural design.The conceptual goal of this approach is to use drawing not as illustration or depiction, but as... more...

  • Werkzeuge für Ideenby Christian Gänshirt

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 46.00

    Ein Grundlagenwerk über die Kernkompetenz von Architekten:Theorien, Strategien und Medien des kreativen Entwerfens werdenkenntnisreich und überlegtfür die praktische Arbeit erschlossen. more...

  • Quartier Ecoparc / Ecoparc Quarterby Bruno Marchand

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 60.00

    Das Neuchâteler Quartier Ecoparc des Architekturbüros bauart schafft eine innovative, radikal moderne städtebauliche Verbindung zwischen dem Bahnhofsareal und der älteren Stadt. Bruno Marchand analysiert alle Aspekte dieser modellhaften Quartierentwicklung, die mit den besten internationalen Beispielen vergleichbar ist. more...

  • Architektur im Bestandby Johannes Cramer; Stefan Breitling

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 46.00

    This book provides a comprehensive introduction to architecture in existing fabric. Contradicting the conventional view that creative design work is the exclusive province of new building design, the authors offer a nuanced account of active and creative strategies for planning, design, and execution. more...

  • Michael Alderby Ulrike Zophoniasson-Baierl

    De Gruyter 2006; US$ 105.00

    Der Schwerpunkt sowohl der Bautätigkeit wie auch der Lehre und Forschung von Michael Alder (1940?2000) lag ganz auf der Entwicklung von «wohnbaren», menschengerechten Wohn- und Siedlungsbauten. Anhand von typologisierten Grundrissen werden Werk und Philosophie Alders vorgestellt. more...

  • Hofhäuserby Per Brauneck; Günter Pfeifer

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 46.00

    Die intelligente Weiterent-wicklung von Bautypen ist eine wesentliche Aufgabenstellung im Wohnungsbau. Dieser Band behandelt die Typen des Hofhauses, die den Hof als intimen Außenraum des Wohnens nutzen. Einer Darstellung des Hofs als Stadtbaustein folgt ein umfassendes Typenspektrum: Cluster, Netz, Teppich, Hofreite, Terrassen etc. more...