Britain is well-known for its churches and cathedrals; buildings of great architecture and religious grandeur that form many of our recognisable skylines. But these grand structures are also full of facts, histories and stories that you may not have been aware of.
Classic and timeless, these exclusive homes recall the simple glamor of vintage Hamptons design.
- Filled with more than 35 inspiring, contemporary cabin designs- Each project provides sound construction details, design logic, and architectural expertise- A richly photographed design reference covering a wide range of cabins, cottages, shelters, shacks, artist studios, lodges, retreats and moreAlmost everyone has indulged in the irresistible notion of carving out a romantic rural refuge in a
Discover the completely unique aesthetic of Tadao Ando, the only architect ever to have won the discipline's four most prestigious prizes: the Pritzker, Carlsberg, Praemium Imperiale, and Kyoto Prize.
A captivating chronicle of building in modern-day Charleston, making a case for architecture based on historical precedent, local context, and the ability to delight
Charleston, South Carolina, which boasts America’s first historic district, is known for its palmetto-lined streets and picturesque houses.$18.95ISBN: 9780789335579Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Universe - May 14th, 2019
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.$24.99ISBN: 9781419734687Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Harry N. Abrams - May 14th, 2019$14.95ISBN: 9781785784576Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Icon Books - June 11th, 2019
Castles and palaces around the world are structures of grandeur, might and beauty.$65.00ISBN: 9780691169989Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Princeton University Press - May 14th, 2019
An unprecedented survey of the origins and evolution of Chinese architecture, from the last millennia BCE to today$34.95ISBN: 9781616897949Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Princeton Architectural Press - May 14th, 2019
As far back as the earliest Greek temples, color has been an integral part of architecture but also one of its least understood elements. Color theory is rarely taught in architecture schools, leaving architects to puzzle out the hows and whys of which colors to select and how they interact, complement, or clash.$59.95ISBN: 9780714878096Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Phaidon Press - May 8th, 2019
The world's most innovative and influential architect-designed houses created since the early 20th century$35.00ISBN: 9780300238853Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Yale University Press - May 21st, 2019A dazzling dual portrait of Frank Lloyd Wright and early twentieth-century New York, revealing the city’s role in establishing the career of America’s most famous architect
Frank Lloyd Wright (1867–1959) took his first major trip to New York in 1909, fleeing a failed marriage and artistic stagnation.