Dross City: Urban Metabolism Resilence and Drosscapes Recycling Project
ISBN: PB: 9788899854195, Bookport, ListLab, July 2020
334 pp., 24x17 cm, colour illus.
Dross is waste: solid impurities that form on the surface of the smelting pot. While most is thrown away, some is reusable or recyclable. Hence 'DrossScape', a term conceived by land economist Alan Berger. Working off Berger's theories, this book exp...
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£27,00
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Fringe Shifts Transforming Planning for New Suburban Habitats
ISBN: PB: 9788899854300, Bookport, ListLab, July 2020
208 pp., 23x16 cm, colour illus.
The fringe is the contemporary city 'in-between space', in which urban and periurban features interweave. In European cities, this transitional belt often matches with the Post World War II expansion. Nowadays, the urban fringe, generally in decline,...
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Singular Multiples Contemporary Jewellery Beyond the Digital
ISBN: PB: 9788832080124, Bookport, ListLab, February 2020
122 pp., 21x14.7 cm, colour illus.
The multiple, in its relations with art and industry, is the starting point for an investigation into the evolution of jewelry design. In going beyond an obsolete notion of industrial serial production, contempo¬rary jewelry stands out as a highly in...
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Data from Nature Nature, Digitisation and Design
ISBN: PB: 9788832080025, Bookport, ListLab, July 2019
224 pp., 23x16 cm, colour illus.
A fascinating exploration of exquisite images captured from natural materials, and of their applications in fashion, environmental design, and apps that anticipate a new era of digitally-driven individual creativity. "Data From Nature" begins with th...
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Contemporary Caravanserais New Models for Public Spaces and City Squares
ISBN: PB: 9788895623412, Bookport, ListLab, June 2019
192 pp., 21.4x15.2 cm, colour illus.
The book is a collection of thoughts, passages, research and projects that regard the emerging question of public space. The square and its evolution, from a place of urban and human relationships to a place of different collective activities in the...
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Albenga GlassCity From the GlassCity to the GreenCity
ISBN: PB: 9788899854485, Bookport, ListLab, April 2019
160 pp., 22.8x16 cm, colour illus.
The Albenga GlassCity study is part of a broader doctoral research focusing on the urban, energetic, tourist-economic and socio-cultural development strategies of MedCoast AgroCities – Mediterranean Coast-Agricultural Cities. Specifically the book fo...
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Smart Landscape Architecture of the "Micro Smart Grid" as a Resilience Strategy for Landscape
ISBN: PB: 9788898774524, Bookport, ListLab, December 2018
160 pp., 23.9x21.1 cm, colour illus.
Renewable energies have an important role in today's changing landscapes. This research analyses the current transition to sustainable energy from the architectural landscape point of view.
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What is Landscape?
ISBN: PB: 9788898774999, Bookport, ListLab, December 2018
158 pp., 21x14.5 cm, colour illus.
The contemporary debate on landscape is no longer expressed through the exclusie idiolect of a social class. We are instead confronted with a relentless landscape chatter, which invades every domain of daily life. Human sciences have participated in...
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Mikrokosmos Industrial Production Areas in an Alpine Urban Countryside
ISBN: PB: 9788899854706, Bookport, ListLab, August 2018
200 pp., 21.2x15 cm, colour illus.
How is the alpine urban countryside modified by widespread industrial production? How can the productive mikrokosmos be reinforced as a system into complex orographic contexts? What design devices can be used to rethink the existing situations? The b...
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Intersections and Ambiguity Urban Infrastructural Thresholds of the European Metropolis
ISBN: PB: 9788899854737, Bookport, ListLab, July 2018
112 pp., 16.5x12 cm, colour illus.
Contemporary large scale interventions, leading ongoing transformation processes of world cities, are often related to mobility systems. Developed around the re-conversion or the implementation of infrastructural nodes, they deeply impact surrounding...
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