Durability in Construction Rebuilding Traditions in 21st Century Architecture
ISBN: PB: 9781906506551, GMC Group, Papadakis, May 2015
224 pp., 25.4x21.6 cm, colour illus.
For centuries the idea of durability was central to the practice of architecture. It went without saying that a building should be made to last as long as possible, with materials and techniques chosen toward this end. Today ephemeral, short term con...
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Seeds Time Capsules of Life (Compact Edition)
ISBN: HB: 9781906506520, GMC Group, Papadakis, May 2014
264 pp., 24.1x15.9 cm, colour illus.
Art and science collaborate on a fascinating story with extraordinary images in a highly-acclaimed book. Seeds, the most complex organs produced by plants, ensure the biodiversity of our planet. They vary from the impressive Seychelles nut that weigh...
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Pollen The Hidden Sexuality of Flowers (Compact Edition)
ISBN: HB: 9781906506513, GMC Group, Papadakis, May 2014
264 pp., 24.1x15.9 cm, colour illus.
The extraordinary beauty and structure of pollen grains invisible to the naked eye. This book is the result of the shared fascination of an artist and a scientist with the perfect design of organisms too small to be seen without a microscope. Pollen...
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Fruit Edible, Inedible, Incredible (Compact Edition)
ISBN: HB: 9781906506421, GMC Group, Papadakis, November 2013
264 pp., 22.9x20.3 cm, colour illus.
Following the award-winning Seeds: Time Capsules of Life, Wolfgang Stuppy and Rob Kesseler explore the fascinating world of fruits through a unique presentation of extraordinary images from around the world accompanied by a lively explanatory text. F...
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Architecture Choice or Fate
ISBN: PB: 9781901092752, GMC Group, Papadakis, July 2007
208 pp., 17.8x14.5 cm, colour illus.
Leon Krier, theorist and reformer of modern traditional architecture and urbanism, reveals in this layman's manifesto why, in matters of democracy, architecture is far behind politics. The fact that modernism has never been a popular choice is not, a...
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