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  • Interior Design for Autism from Adulthood to Geriatricsby A. J. Paron-Wildes

    Wiley 2013; US$ 14.99

    When designing spaces for individuals with Autism, there are specific design strategies that can be employed to create optimal spaces that can have a positive impact on special learning and sensory needs.  Interior Design for Austism from Adulthood to Geriatrics gives designers the exact information they need to implement these design strategies... more...

  • Fassadenby Ulrich Knaack; Tillmann Klein; Marcel Bilow; Thomas Auer

    Birkhäuser 2014; US$ 49.00

    Dieses Buch zeigt die Prinzipien des Fassadenaufbaus auf. Die wichtigsten Typen wie Pfosten-Riegel-Fassade, Vorhangfassade, Elementfassade, Doppel- und Komponentenfassade werden vorgestellt und ihre Anforderungen an Entwurf und Konstruktion verdeutlicht. Zeichnungen erläutern die Prinzipien der einzelnen Fassadentypen und veranschaulichen... more...

  • Palast und Stadt im severischen Romby Natascha Sojc; Aloys Winterling; Ulrike Wulf-Rheidt

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2013; US$ 55.35

    Die Paläste auf dem römischen Palatin waren über Jahrhunderte hinweg Sinnbild für die alles überragende Macht der Kaiser und für die Vorherrschaft Roms in der antiken Welt. <BR>Zugleich bildeten sie den konkreten räumlichen Rahmen für die sozialen Interaktionsformen und politischen Organisationsstrukturen des kaiserlichen Hofes. Beide Aspekte... more...

  • Architectural Tiles: Conservation and Restorationby Lesley Durbin

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00

    Providing hands on advice for the conservator, Architectural Tiles: Conservation and Restoration is a unique and valuable guide. Topics covered offer practical guidance on conservation and restoration techniques including the problems of manufacture, cleaning, replacement or repair and mortars. Techniques are illustrated by comprehensive case studies,... more...

  • Ornamentby Antoine Picon

    Wiley 2014; US$ 45.00

    Once condemned by Modernism and compared to a ?crime? by Adolf Loos, ornament has made a spectacular return in contemporary architecture. This is typified by the works of well-known architects such as Herzog & de Meuron, Sauerbruch Hutton, Farshid Moussavi Architecture and OMA. There is no doubt that these new ornamental tendencies are inseparable... more...

  • Die Traianssäule in Romby Ritchie Pogorzelski

    Nünnerich Asmus Verlag & Media 2013; US$ 21.76

    Politisches Propagandamonument farblich gefasst. Die imposante, fast 40 Meter hohe Marmorsäule auf dem Traiansforum im Herzen Roms ist das Musterbeispiel eines römischen Siegesmonumentes. Auf dem über 200 Meter langen Fries der Traianssäule in Rom dokumentierte der römische Kaiser Traian (98 - 117 n. Chr.) seine beiden Feldzüge... more...

  • The Memory Palaceby Edward Hollis

    Counterpoint 2014; US$ 28.00

    The rooms we live in are always more than just four walls. As we decorate these spaces and fill them with objects and friends, they shape our lives and become the backdrop to our sense of self. One day, the houses will be gone, but even then, traces of the stories and the memories they contained will remain. In this dazzling work of imaginative re-construction,... more...

  • Ceramic Material Systemsby Martin Bechthold; Anthony Kane; Nathan King

    Birkhäuser 2015; US$ 98.00

    Architectural ceramics have long been confined to decorative surfaces. Today innovations in material technology, production methods and assembly systems allow applications that combine the materials? emotional attractiveness with new functionalities. Ceramic materials take the form of building systems that are used for facades, roofs and... more...

  • HomeMade Modernby Ben Uyeda

    Running Press 2015; US$ 24.00

    30 Attractive Projects You?ll Actually Want to Make Everyone is capable of making useful things, and beautifully made modern furniture shouldn?t cost thousands of dollars. In HomeMade Modern you?ll learn to make the furniture you want at a fraction of the price of store-bought furniture. Not only will you save tons of money, but you?ll also make... more...

  • Treppenby Elke Ludwig; Maja Zimmer; DIN e.V.

    Beuth 2011; US$ 12.21

    Das Beuth Pocket gibt eine schnelle Übersicht zu den Änderungen in DIN 18065. Neu ist in der Ausgabe 2011 die Unterteilung der Treppen in Gebäuden im Allgemeinen und in Wohngebäuden mit bis zu zwei Wohnungen und innerhalb von Wohnungen. Die direkte Gegenüberstellung der Norminhalte erfolgt in drei Spalten. Die beiden linken Spalten enthalten Originaltexte... more...