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  • Grundrissatlasby Friederike Schneider

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 84.00

    This housing construction design manual documents and analyzes some 130 international residential structures from the last fifty years. From the standardized floor plans of the 1960s to the more individual concepts of the 1980s and the changed requirements and housing types of recent years, example structures by famous and lesser known architects from... more...

  • Living for the Elderlyby Eckhard Feddersen; Insa Lüdtke

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 140.00

    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...

  • Building with Bambooby Gernot Minke

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 76.95

    Traditionally a building material of hot climate zones in Asia and Latin America, bamboo is increasingly discovered by architects of the Northern hemisphere as well. It is lightweight, highly elastic and ductile, and in addition offers qualities especially in demand in an era of limited resources, renewability and abundant availability. Architects... more...

  • Helmut Schmid ? Gestaltung ist Haltung / Design Is Attitudeby Victor Malsy; Philipp Teufel; Fjodor Gejko

    De Gruyter 2006; US$ 112.00

    Helmut Schmid studierte nach der Schriftsetzerausbildung an der Schule für Gestaltung in Basel. 1976 entwarf er das Kampagnenzeichen für den SPD-Wahlkampf unter Helmut Schmidt. Nach den Stationen Düsseldorf, Berlin, Stockholm, Montreal und Vancouver lebt Helmut Schmid seit 1981als freischaffender visueller Gestalter in Osaka. In seinen Entwürfen verbindet... more...

  • TypoLyricsby Slanted

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 53.50

    For TypoLyrics, celebrated graphic designers like Fons Hickmann as well as talented young designers from all over the world have used song lyrics as the inspiration for innovative font designs. The result is a collection of fascinating visuals. Each of the eleven chapters treats a particular font family and song lyrics from a particular musical style. more...

  • Creating Desired Futuresby Michael Shamiyeh

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 62.95

    Today?s society is making great leaps in its effort to obtain ever more and ever more specific know-how in various specialties, with the consequence that the structures of today?s companies are become increasingly complex. This in turn leads to problems at the points of interface, which calls for a comprehensive approach to solutions.Creating Desired... more...

  • Interior Gardensby Haike Falkenberg

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 107.00

    Gardens inside buildings represent a sustainable vehicle for a host of ecological and economic advantages: factors such as improving the indoor climate and the workplace situation and hence increasing quality of life. This book offers a comprehensive introduction to the planning and implementation of this special kind of garden. The planning information... more...

  • Bildsemiotikby Gerhard Schweppenhäuser; Thomas Friedrich

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 48.95

    Diese Einführung vermittelt in gut verständlicher Weise die theoretischen Grundlagen der Bildsemiotik und erläutert in exemplarischen Bildanalysen didaktisch geschickt die unterschiedlichen Strategien visuellen Gestaltens. Die wichtigsten Grundbegriffe und Analysemethoden werden nachvollziehbar und anregend dargestellt. more...

  • Tall Buildingsby Mehmet Halis Günel; Hüseyin Emre Ilgin

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 140.00

    The structural challenges of building 800 metres into the sky are substantial, and include several factors which do not affect low-rise construction. This book focusses on these areas specifically to provide the architectural and structural knowledge which must be taken into account in order to design tall buildings successfully. In presenting examples... more...

  • Landscape Graphicsby Grant Reid

    Ten Speed Press 2012; US$ 24.99

    Announcing the new revised edition of the classic industry reference! Landscape Graphic s is the architect?s ultimate guide to all the basic graphics techniques used in landscape design and landscape architecture. Progressing from the basics into more sophisticated techniques, this guide offers clear instruction on graphic language and the design... more...