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Product Description: In this personal and revealing book, Anthony Poon takes us on a creative journey that begins with his re-envisioning of a seaside public space as a very young architect. Poon has designed hundreds of buildings across the United States and internationally, from eco-friendly homes to public schools, from intimate retail venues and restaurants to sports arenas, from university housing to retreats and places of worship...read more

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9781609531362 | Unbridled Books, April 11, 2017, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: In this personal and revealing book, Anthony Poon takes us on a creative journey that begins with his re-envisioning of a seaside public space as a very young architect.

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Product Description: WINNER OF THE MARFIELD PRIZE AND PEN AMERICA LOS ANGELES'S 2018 LITERARY AWARD IN RESEARCH NONFICTION. FINALIST FOR THE 2018 PEN/BOGRAD WELD PRIZE FOR BIOGRAPHYOne of the Washington Post's 50 Notable Works of Nonfiction in 2017, a New York Times Notable Book of 2017, and one of Kirkus's Best Nonfiction Books of 2017"Wendy Lesser's You Say to Brick is easily the most complete narrative of Kahn's life and career, magnificently researched and gracefully written...read more

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9780374279974 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 14, 2017, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: WINNER OF THE MARFIELD PRIZE AND PEN AMERICA LOS ANGELES'S 2018 LITERARY AWARD IN RESEARCH NONFICTION.

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Product Description: Night Fever 5 takes a grand global tour of the best in hospitality design. It showcases 130 recent and extraordinary interiors and delves into the design concepts for some of the world's top destinations to drink, dine, and dream...read more
By Carmel Mcnamara (editor)

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9789491727993 | Frame Pub, January 10, 2017, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: Night Fever 5 takes a grand global tour of the best in hospitality design.

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Product Description: In Happening 2, over one hundred eye-catching events are showcased that capture the imagination whilst translating the essence of a brand into an unforgettable experience. This book focuses on the design of the whole event, informing readers exactly how the brief was translated in order to create a show that fascinates a global audience...read more

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9789492311030 | Frame Pub, December 13, 2016, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: In Happening 2, over one hundred eye-catching events are showcased that capture the imagination whilst translating the essence of a brand into an unforgettable experience.

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Product Description: Handsomely designed and richly illustrated, this publication surveys the magnificent spectrum of projects undertaken by French architect and interior designer Charles Percier (1764–1838). After gaining an illustrious reputation for supervising the scenery at the Paris Opéra during the French Revolution, Percier was later appointed by Napoleon Bonaparte...read more
By Pascal Lievaux (contributor)

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9780300221589 | Yale Univ Pr, November 29, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Handsomely designed and richly illustrated, this publication surveys the magnificent spectrum of projects undertaken by French architect and interior designer Charles Percier (1764–1838).

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Product Description: Dietrich - Untertrifaller are outstanding representatives of the second generation of the New Vorarlberg Building School. Their buildings are always sensitive and, at the same time, confidently developed from the respective context; they display a spatial refinement, are formally disciplined, and feature finely nuanced materials...read more

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9783035611212 | Birkhauser Architecture, November 21, 2016, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: Dietrich - Untertrifaller are outstanding representatives of the second generation of the New Vorarlberg Building School.

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Product Description: The first monograph to showcase the work of one of Russia’s most influential architectural firmsStudio 44 Architects is one of the largest private architectural firms in St. Petersburg and in Russia. Founded in 1991 and led by Nikita Yawein, the company now employs over 140 highly qualified specialists, including architects, restoration experts, structural designers, and engineers...read more
By Aaron Betsky (contributor)

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9780500343098 | Thames & Hudson, November 15, 2016, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: The first monograph to showcase the work of one of Russia’s most influential architectural firmsStudio 44 Architects is one of the largest private architectural firms in St.

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Product Description: Paulo Providência is an architect who occupies a special place in contemporary Portuguese architecture, and he is recognized by many as one of the leaders of the generation following Eduardo Souto de Moura. His built work—the majority of which is located in Portugal—is based on his sound theoretical background and rooted in philosophical and anthropological research...read more

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9783038600244, titled "Paulo Providência-architectonica Percepta: Texts and Images 1989-2015" | Park Book, September 15, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Paulo Providência is an architect who occupies a special place in contemporary Portuguese architecture, and he is recognized by many as one of the leaders of the generation following Eduardo Souto de Moura.

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Product Description: An inspiring monograph that takes an in-depth look at the work of Ippolito Fleitz Group, demonstrating the studio's strengths and inspirational vision. The book focuses on award-winning projects, highlighting the different creative fields in which the studio operates, which range from numerous sectors of interior design to product and furniture design, as well as branding and communications...read more
By Oliver Herwig and Ippolito Fleitz Group (corporate author)

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9789492311009 | Frame Pub, November 15, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: An inspiring monograph that takes an in-depth look at the work of Ippolito Fleitz Group, demonstrating the studio's strengths and inspirational vision.

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Product Description: This fully illustrated volume represents the most comprehensive examination yet of the life and work of the great Egyptian architect Hassan Fathy (1900-89), and the regional and international significance of his contribution to the lived environment...read more
By Leïla El-wakil (editor)

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9789774167898 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, November 15, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: This fully illustrated volume represents the most comprehensive examination yet of the life and work of the great Egyptian architect Hassan Fathy (1900-89), and the regional and international significance of his contribution to the lived environment.

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Product Description: Swan & Maclaren were the most prominent and prestigious architectural practice working in Singapore during the latter part of the British era, that is to say, from 1892, when the firm was founded, through to independence in 1965. As such, the history of Singapore architecture, during that period, is very much the history of Swan & Maclaren...read more

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9781935935476 | Oro Editions, November 1, 2016, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Swan & Maclaren were the most prominent and prestigious architectural practice working in Singapore during the latter part of the British era, that is to say, from 1892, when the firm was founded, through to independence in 1965.

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Product Description: From 1940 to 1970 mid-Michigan had an extensive and varied legacy of modernist architecture. While this book explores buildings by renowned architects such as Frank Lloyd Wright, Alden B. Dow, and the Keck brothers, the text—based on archival research and oral histories—focuses more heavily on regional architects whose work was strongly influenced by international modern styles...read more

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9781611862164 | Michigan State Univ Pr, October 1, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: From 1940 to 1970 mid-Michigan had an extensive and varied legacy of modernist architecture.

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Product Description: In text, drawings, and photographs, this book analyses three projects and shows parallels and similarities. Inspired by Tolstoy s story How Much Land Does a Man Need?, the author asks: "How much house does a man need?," thereby providing a pointed contribution to the current discussion on the requirement for housing...read more

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9783035610291 | Birkhauser Architecture, October 1, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In text, drawings, and photographs, this book analyses three projects and shows parallels and similarities.

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Product Description: The space we live in, reduced to a minimum, has been fascinating us for generations - the writer Thoreau lived in a self-built hut in the forest from 1845 - 1847. In 1952, Le Corbusier built a hut at the Côte d'Azur for himself and his wife...read more

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9783035610284 | Birkhauser Architecture, October 1, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The space we live in, reduced to a minimum, has been fascinating us for generations - the writer Thoreau lived in a self-built hut in the forest from 1845 - 1847.

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Product Description: Das Buch zeigt 3 Projekte mit der Idee des minimalen (Wohn-)Raums in der Natur: Die Hutte des Schriftsteller Thoreau, in der er lebte und Walden oder Leben in den Waldern, eines der einflussreichsten Bucher der amerik. Literatur schrieb...read more

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9783035610260 | Birkhauser Architecture, October 1, 2016, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: Das Buch zeigt 3 Projekte mit der Idee des minimalen (Wohn-)Raums in der Natur: Die Hutte des Schriftsteller Thoreau, in der er lebte und Walden oder Leben in den Waldern, eines der einflussreichsten Bucher der amerik.

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Product Description: Enter the world of fairy-tale towers, whimsical stairways, crow's nests, zip lines, and suspended rope bridges. Take pleasure in the details of hand-split oak shingles, thatched roofs, and cedar tongue-and-groove interiors. Made of sustainably sourced materials, Blue Forest's magical sanctuaries fit snugly between trees and branches―often incorporating them into the building itself―and sit lightly on the land...read more

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9780764351501 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, September 28, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Enter the world of fairy-tale towers, whimsical stairways, crow's nests, zip lines, and suspended rope bridges.

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Product Description: Follow the Sun will guide you through all aspects of architectural photography, from the genre’s rich history to the exciting new approaches brought by the advent of the digital age. It explains how to use the powerful tools of digital photography while employing many of the skills and traditions of the established genre...read more

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9780415747004 | Focal Pr, September 22, 2016, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Follow the Sun will guide you through all aspects of architectural photography, from the genre’s rich history to the exciting new approaches brought by the advent of the digital age.

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9780415747011 | Focal Pr, September 22, 2016, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Follow the Sun will guide you through all aspects of architectural photography, from the genre’s rich history to the exciting new approaches brought by the advent of the digital age.

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Product Description: Since forming their practice in 1999, Will Meyer and Gray Davis have designed some 200 private and public spaces that epitomize hip luxury style. Their interiors are as dazzling and dramatic as they are comfortable and welcoming—a carefully calibrated balancing act that has become their trademark and won them a loyal clientele...read more
By Gray Davis, Will Meyer, David Netto (foreword by) and Dan Shaw

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9780865653283 | Vendome Pr, September 20, 2016, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Since forming their practice in 1999, Will Meyer and Gray Davis have designed some 200 private and public spaces that epitomize hip luxury style.

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Product Description: This photo-rich architectural design book is a fascinating profile of one of Asia's most successful and influential firms.HB Design is an award-winning architectural practice with offices in Singapore, Bangkok and Jakarta and projects throughout Asia, Europe and the Middle East...read more

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9780804846745 | Tuttle Pub, September 6, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This photo-rich architectural design book is a fascinating profile of one of Asia's most successful and influential firms.

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Product Description: Single-handedly – literally, without heavy machinery or cranes– the sculptor Hermann Rosa constructed studio spaces as accessible large-scale sculptures made of exposed concrete. On the one hand, they are open and cleverly composed surfaces, resembling the works of De Stijl or Bauhaus in the „"dematerialized" spiritual classic modernity style while on the other hand they consist of commonplace heavy materials, similar to the down-to-earth béton brut of his contemporaries Paul Rudolph or Le Corbusier...read more
By Martin Bruhin (editor)

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9783721209556 | Braun Pub Ag, September 1, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Single-handedly – literally, without heavy machinery or cranes– the sculptor Hermann Rosa constructed studio spaces as accessible large-scale sculptures made of exposed concrete.

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Product Description: First published in 1988, this book argues that discussions of urban development often neglect to consider that much of the urban environment is designed by architects and planners, and that the particular world-view of architects and planners is crucial for the way proposals are taken up, modified and carried out...read more
By Paul L. Knox (editor)

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9781138211520 | Routledge, September 1, 2016, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: First published in 1988, this book argues that discussions of urban development often neglect to consider that much of the urban environment is designed by architects and planners, and that the particular world-view of architects and planners is crucial for the way proposals are taken up, modified and carried out.

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Product Description: WOJR: Organization for Architecture is an innovative group of designers based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, who are committed to the idea of architecture as a form of cultural production, engaging the intersections of art, architecture, and urbanism...read more
By O'Brian (editor)

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9783038600275 | Park Book, August 15, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: WOJR: Organization for Architecture is an innovative group of designers based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, who are committed to the idea of architecture as a form of cultural production, engaging the intersections of art, architecture, and urbanism.

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Product Description: Josef Frank (1885–1967) ranks among Europe’s most significant architects of the twentieth century, and his designs for furniture and textiles have made him one of the eminent figures of modernist interior design. Though there have been many studies of Frank’s architecture previously, Josef Frank—Spaces is the first comprehensive book to look specifically at Frank’s single-family houses...read more

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9783038600183 | Park Book, September 15, 2016, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: Josef Frank (1885–1967) ranks among Europe’s most significant architects of the twentieth century, and his designs for furniture and textiles have made him one of the eminent figures of modernist interior design.

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