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  • Korea Styleby Marcia Iwatate; Kim Unsoo; Lee Jongkeun

    Tuttle Publishing 2012; US$ 44.95

    Korea Style reveals the intrinsic elements of Korean design; simplicity, moderation, constraint, and a deep respect for all things natural. Despite the filtering of Japanese and Western design ideas into Korea over the millennia, the peninsula has maintained its own identity and is gaining recognition for its own particular "style". Spatial, spiritual... more...

  • Balinese Architecture Discover Indonesiaby Julian Davison; Bruce Granquist

    Tuttle Publishing 2012; US$ 9.99

    Balinese Architecture is a step-by-step guide to the intricacies of Balinese vernacular architecture, the written word being complemented throughout by watercolor illustrations of different building types, design concepts and construction techniques. more...

  • Two Spheresby Leonard R. Bachman

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95

    Explaining the connection between physical and strategic design, this book proposes an aesthetic connection between two equal aspects of architectural design: the Real and the Ideal. From a historical perspective to some of the key conflicts in architectural thought, the book describes forms of complexity and the possibilities in fully embracing complexity... 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 This new edition features 100 previously unpublished sketches.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...

  • Architecture in Contextby Peter Davey

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 88.00

    Der finnische Architekt Pekka Helin gründete bereits 1979 in Helsinki sein erstes Büro. In seiner Entwurfshaltung knüpft das Büro in einer spezifisch skandinavischen Ausdrucksform sowohl an den Funktionalismus, als auch an die organische Architektur eines Aalvar Alto, Viljo Revell, Heikki Sirèn oder auch eines Arne Erve an. Das Material Holz spielt... more...

  • 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...

  • Zürich baut - Konzeptioneller Städtebau / Building Zurich: Conceptual Urbanismby Angelus Eisinger; Iris Reuther; Franz Eberhard; Regula Lüscher; Martin Heller; Martin Bunjes; Jan Capol

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 49.95

    The financial, economic, and scientific capital of Zurich is internationally recognized for its pathbreaking approach to town planning. With examples from the last ten years, "Building Zurich" shows how conceptual urbanism works in that city and presents the factors that make for its success. more...

  • Der urbane Code Chinasby Dieter Hassenpflug

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 38.00

    Was ist das Chinesische an der chinesischen Stadt? Ihre Syntax? Ihr Code? Durch seine Entschlüsselung vermag der Autor die Vielfalt der empirischen Eindrücke zu ordnen und auch aktuelle, von europäischen Architekten geplante Stadtgründungen in China neu zu «lesen». more...

  • Challenging Glass 3by F. Bos; C. Louter; R. Nijsse

    IOS Press 2012; US$ 245.00

    There are two things everybody knows about glass: it is transparent, and it breaks! These are also the properties that constitute the challenge of glass as an architectural and structural material. This book presents papers from the third Challenging Glass Conference (CGC3), held at the Technical University (TU) Delft, the Netherlands, in June 2012.... more...

  • Bothe Richter Teheraniby Klaus-Dieter Weiss

    De Gruyter 2005; US$ 74.00

    Seit dem Autohaus Car & Driver steht BRT über Deutschland hinaus für im Detail wie in der Dimension beeindruckende Bauwerke, die das Publikum emotional gefangen nehmen oder visionär provozieren. Dieser Band zeigt labyrinthische und systematische Raumerfindungen im Bürobau, urbane Schauplätze und Identitätspunkte des öffentlichen Lebens. more...