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Toshiko Mori Architect

Toshiko Mori Architect: ObservationsCristina Steingräber (Editor), with texts by Toshiko Mori, Landon Brown, Charles Burke, Nicolas Fox Weber, and Andres LepikArchiTangle, April 2020Hardcover | 9-1/2 x 12-1/4 inches | 240 pages | 396 illustrations | English | ISBN: 978-3966800044 | 48.00 €PUBLISHER'S DESCRIPTION:Toshiko Mori is a New York-based architect...

Broadway

Broadway: From the Battery to the BronxCarin Drechsler-Marx, Richard F. ShepardHarry N. Abrams, 1988Spiral-bound paperback | 5-3/4 x 10 inches | 160 pages | 200+ illustrations | English | ISBN: 0810907453 | $19.95PUBLISHER'S DESCRIPTION:An entertaining guide to the people, culture, and history of 293 New York City blocks.Photography by Carin Drechsler-Marx;...

50 Hybrid Buildings

50 Hybrid Buildings: Catalogue on the Art of Mixing Usesa+t research group: Aurora Fernández Per, Javier Mozasa+t, 2020Paperback | 5 x 6-1/2 inches | 360 pages | English/Spanish | ISBN: 978-8409188222 | 26.00 €PUBLISHER'S DESCRIPTION:Hybrid buildings are urban artifacts which are characterized by the mix of uses. They share a hazardous life, full of...

Walking Broadway

Walking Broadway: Thirteen Miles of Architecture and HistoryWilliam J. HennesseyThe Monacelli Press, June 2020Paperback | 5-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches | 240 pages | English | ISBN: 978-1580935357 | $25.00PUBLISHER'S DESCRIPTION:Walking Broadway offers readers an architectural tour of the entire length of Broadway from Bowling Green to the Harlem River. Through...

The Artful Plan

The Artful Plan: Architectural Drawing ReconfiguredMartin Søberg, Anna Hougaard (Editors)Birkhäuser, April 2020Hardcover | 6-3/4 x 9-1/2 inches | 376 pages | 250 illustrations | English | ISBN: 978-3035618747 | $59.99PUBLISHER'S DESCRIPTION:The Artful Plan explores the potentials of architectural drawing at a turning point where digitization is setting...

La Jetée

La Jetée: Ciné-RomanChris MarkerZone Books, 1992Hardcover | 9-1/2 x 7-1/2 inches | 258 pages | 290 illustrations | English/French | ISBN: 978-0942299663 | $39.95PUBLISHER'S DESCRIPTION:La Jetée is the book version of the legendary 1964 science fiction film about time and memory after a nuclear apocalypse. Chris Marker, the undisputed master of the filmic...

The Architecture of Cinematic Spaces by Interiors

The Architecture of Cinematic Spaces by InteriorsMehruss Jon Ahi, Arman KaraoghlanianIntellect, The University of Chicago Press, April 2020Paperback | 9-1/2 x 9-1/2 inches | 95 pages | 10 illustrations | English | ISBN: 978-1789382051 | $26.50PUBLISHER'S DESCRIPTION:The Architecture of Cinematic Spaces by Interiors is an academic, graphic exploration...

City Lust

City Lust: London Guangzhou Lagos Dubai HoustonCharlie KoolhaasScheidegger & Spiess, April 2020Hardcover | 8 x 11-3/4 inches | 412 pages | 354 illustrations | English | ISBN: 978-3858818041 | $59.00PUBLISHER'S DESCRIPTION:City Lust is a timely dialogue between words and images about a crucial moment in our recent history: the apotheosis of globalization...

Animal Architecture

Animal ArchitectureKarl von Frisch, with the collaboration of Otto von FrischHarcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1974Hardcover | 6 x 8 inches | 306 pages | 282 illustrations | English (translated by Lisbeth Gombrich) | ISBN: 978-0151072514PUBLISHER'S DESCRIPTION:The creative building activity of animals of all species is surveyed in text, drawings, and photographs...

A-frame

A-frameChad RandlPrinceton Architectural Press, June 2020 (Second Edition)Paperback | 8 x 8-3/4 inches | 224 pages | 225 illustrations | English | ISBN: 978-1616899059 | $29.95PUBLISHER'S DESCRIPTION:The heyday of the national A-frame craze saw tens of thousands of these easy and affordable structures built as vacation homes, roadside restaurants, churches,...

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