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Chicago Parks Rediscovered
With this exquisite collection of color photographs of Chicago's parks, photographer and Chicago native, Frank Dina has cast a fresh eye on these... Les mer
A Theology of the Built Environment
In this book, Tim Gorringe reflects theologically on the built environment as a whole. Drawing on a wide range of both theological and... Les mer
The Italian Renaissance Palace Façade
The architectural facade addresses and enhances the space of the city, while displaying, or dissembling, interior arrangements. In this book, Charles... Les mer
Architecture in the Age of Stalin
Paperny examines the evolution of architecture in Russia during the Stalinist period. Defining two conflicting trends--Culture One and Culture... Les mer
Otto Wagner, Adolf Loos, and the Road to Modern Architecture
Contemporary architectural theory emphasizes the importance of tectonics, the term used to articulate the relationship between construction,... Les mer
The Ethnographer’s Eye
Grimshaw’s exploration of the role of vision within modern anthropology engages with current debates about ocularcentism, investigating the... Les mer
Crusader Castles
This is a general account of the history and architecture of Crusader castles in the Kingdom of Jerusalem, County of Tripoli and Principality of... Les mer
Vitruvius: Ten Books on Architecture
The only full treatise on architecture and its related arts to survive from classical antiquity, the De Architectura libri decem (Ten Books on... Les mer
arq: Architectural Research Quarterly
This ground-breaking quarterly publication acts as an international forum for practitioners and academics by publishing cutting-edge research... Les mer
Art Nouveau and the Social Vision of Modern Living
Art Nouveau and the Social Vision of Modern Living considers the roles of primitivism and nationalism in Belgian Art Nouveau architecture and design.... Les mer
Arkitektur som symbol
Frank framför här sina kritiska synpunkter på funktionalismens diktatoriska tendenser mot bakgrund av en mycket personligt tecknad bild av... Les mer
Sir John Soane
Sir John Soane: The Royal Academy Lectures contains the full text of Soane’s lectures, edited by David Watkin from the manuscripts at the Sir John... Les mer
Architecture and Language
Architecture and Language examines one of the central themes in the history and theory of Western architecture. Seeking to understand how language... Les mer
Sir John Soane
Sir John Soane: The Royal Academy Lectures contains the full text of Soane’s lectures, edited by David Watkin from the manuscripts at the Sir John... Les mer
Santa Maria Della Salute
Santa Maria della Salute is one of Venice’s best known monuments and the masterpiece of its architect, Baldassare Longhena. Commissioned in 1631 by... Les mer
The Creation of Modern Athens
This is the first book to examine the urban development of Athens in the nineteenth century. Analysing the process of architectural and urban design... Les mer
Wren’s Tracts on Architecture and Other Writings
This is a scholarly examination of the theoretical work of one of the most important architects of early modern Europe. Trained as a scientist, Wren... Les mer
Architecture and Art of the Deccan Sultanates
The Muslim kingdoms of the Deccan plateau flourished from the fourteenth to eighteenth centuries. During this period, the Deccan sultans built... Les mer
The Place Royale and Urban Design in the Ancien Régime
The Place Royale and Urban Design in the Ancien Régime is the first study to examine a unique urban phenomenon that is closely associated with... Les mer
Unity Temple
The first in-depth study of one of the seminal works of America’s most renowned twentieth-century architect is now available in paperback. In this... Les mer
A History of Venetian Architecture
The history of Venetian architecture is no less remarkable than the history of that city itself, and Ennio Concina’s comprehensive survey draws on... Les mer
Giulio Romano
The Giulio Romano exhibition in Mantua in 1989 was the occasion for the publication, for the first time, of a full and thorough account of Giulio’s... Les mer
Ontology of Construction
Ontology of Construction explores theories of construction in modern architecture, with a particular focus on the relationship between nihilism of... Les mer
Erich Mendelsohn and the Architecture of German Modernism
Erich Mendelsohn’s buildings, erected throughout Germany between 1920 and 1932, epitomised architectural modernity for his countrymen. This study... Les mer