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  • The Castles on the Groundby J. M. Richards

    Faber & Faber 2011; US$ 14.57

    'There is the puzzle which it is the purpose of this book to try to elucidate. On the one hand, we have the alleged deficiencies of suburban taste; on the other we have the appeal it holds for ninety out of a hundred Englishmen, an appeal which cannot be explained away as some strange instance of mass aberration...' Sir James Richards (1907-1992),... more...

  • Embedded Commissioning of Building Systemsby Ömer Akin

    Artech House 2011; US$ 129.00

    In today’s digital, green, and consumer driven marketplace, it is critical to be knowledgeable about the latest approaches, tools and systems that can help you seamlessly and reliably conduct building performance verification assessments. This groundbreaking book provides you with a solid understanding of the underpinnings of embedded commissioning... more...

  • MORI Buildingby Minoru Mori

    Penguin Books Ltd 2012; US$ 28.19

    From building office blocks in the charred ruins of post-war Tokyo to creating Japan's largest ever urban development, Mori Building Co. has revolutionized how cities are made. In the late 1960s, after the success of its early 'number buildings', the company changed its focus from individual sites to whole neighbourhoods as Japan's economic miracle... more...

  • Why We Buildby Rowan Moore

    Pan Macmillan 2012; US$ 14.15

    Buildings are driven by human emotions and desires; hope, power, money, sex, the idea of home. In Why We Build Rowan Moore explores the making of buildings from conception to inhabitation and reveals the paradoxical power of architecture: it looks fixed and solid, but is always changing in response to the lives around it. Moving across the globe... more...

  • Tony Fretton Architectsby Tony Fretton

    Birkhäuser 2013; US$ 91.00

    Ein umfassender Überblick zu dem Werk des renommierten Londoner Architekten Tony Fretton (1945 geboren). Nach seinem Abschluss 1982 an der angesehenen Architectural Association hat Fretton sein eigenes Büro eröffnet. Erste Beachtung fand er mit der Lisson Gallery und dem Red House in London. Seine räumliche Gestaltung und die Einbindung... more...

  • Exploring Boundariesby Peter Davey; Kurt W. Forster

    Birkhäuser 2007; US$ 76.95

    Das Londoner Architekturbüro Wilkinson Eyre Architects, 1983gegründet, macht seit den 1990er Jahren durch eine Vielzahl innovativer und phantasievoller Bauten auf sich aufmerksam. Ein Schwerpunkt bilden spektakuläre und konstruktiv anspruchsvolle Brücken, zu deren bekanntesten und preisgekrönten dieGateshead Millennium Bridge(2001) und... more...

  • Narrative Architectureby Nigel Coates

    Wiley 2012; US$ 55.00 US$ 49.50

    The first book to look architectural narrative in the eye Since the early eighties, many architects have used the term "narrative" to describe their work. To architects the enduring attraction of narrative is that it offers a way of engaging with the way a city feels and works. Rather than reducing architecture to mere style or an overt emphasis... more...

  • Reformarchitekturby Nils Aschenbeck

    Birkhäuser 2016; US$ 70.00

    Die Reformarchitektur löste um 1900 den Historismus ab - sie entstand auf der Basis des freudianischen Denkens und wurde angetrieben durch die Überzeugung, dass die Stadt des 19. Jahrhunderts die Menschen krank werden ließ. Reformarchitekten folgten der Überzeugung, dass sie mit gestalterischen Mitteln Einfluss auf Menschen und Gesellschaft... more...

  • Sustainable Healthcare Architectureby Robin Guenther; Gail Vittori

    Wiley 2013; US$ 85.00 US$ 76.50

    "With this book, Robin Guenther and Gail Vittori show us how critical our green building mission is to the future of human health and secures a lasting legacy that will continue to challenge and focus the green building movement, the healthcare industry, and the world for years to come." —From the Foreword by Rick Fedrizzi, President, CEO and... more...