The ultimate field guide to the icon of modern architecture - the skyscraper - in a handy format small enough to fit in a back pocket while providing serious information.
The first-ever walking tour guide of New York City's stunning contemporary architecture showcases the most intriguing new buildings in the city.
The imperative to reduce our carbon footprint and focus on renewable energy is having a profound impact on our daily lives and the way we think about living spaces.
Sir Christopher Wren (1632–1723) is now mostly remembered as a genius of architecture – but he was also an accomplished polymath, who only came to architecture quite late in life.
Explore the development of modern church architecture in Britain through 100 iconic buildings.
One of the world's most renowned architects, Renzo Piano (born 1937) is responsible for such iconic landmarks as the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, the Menil Collection in Houston, the Shard in London and the Pompidou Centre in Paris. He works closely with engineers to craft his buildings, which have changed cities across the globe.
The ancient city of Angkor in Cambodia has fascinated scholars and visitors alike since its rediscovery in the mid-19th century. The beauty and multiplicity of the sculptures that adorn its temples and structures are striking, its sheer size overwhelming--in the archaeological world, nothing equals it.
A stunning tour of the work of internationally known architect Daniel Libeskind and an investigation of a master artist's creative process.
This beautifully packaged book celebrates the humble and not so humble shed—from artists' studios to beach huts, My Cool Shed outlines the diverse ways of these small spaces and the unique ways in which owners are styling them make this title a delight for anyone interested in design. My Cool Shed features 35 sheds, including small cabins, garden rooms,$35.00ISBN: 9780316126434Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Little, Brown and Company - November 6th, 2018$34.95ISBN: 9781641550130Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Taunton Press - November 13th, 2018
The mere thought of "cottage" puts the mind at ease, as a cottage is where life is simple, comforting, and true. Cottages are an informal, often hardy subset of small houses, generally possessing a visceral grab on homeowners' imaginations.$37.50ISBN: 9781616897116Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Princeton Architectural Press - December 24th, 2018
Nestled in the Berkshire Mountains in western Massachusetts, Williams College routinely ranks atop the best liberal arts colleges in the United States. The 450-acre campus, master-planned by the esteemed Olmsted Brothers, is home to 2,000 students and 100 academic and residential buildings, some dating back to the late 18th century.