Hermitage Cookbook: Symbols, Traditions, Recipes
ISBN: HB: 9785912083266, Prestel Publishing, Arca, January 2023
320 pp., 21x15 cm
The Hermitage Cookbook is a hymn to the unity of material world seen through the prism of art, literature, ethnographic observations and historical documents. The book covers a wide range of culinary recipes-ancient, national, family and royal. And w...
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£29,99
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Drawing Analogies Graphic Manual of Architecture
ISBN: PB: 9788862423311, Prestel Publishing, Lettera Ventidue, December 2022
120 pp., 22x22 cm
Drawing analogies proposes an innovative way of drawing by means of which we can go from observing an existing architectural model to a design idea inspired by the same model. Using exclusively free hand drawing, the author presents a series of cases...
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£17,99
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Exlibris 16 Keywords of Contemporary Architecture
ISBN: PB: 9788862423359, Prestel Publishing, Lettera Ventidue, December 2022
160 pp., 22x16.5 cm
Architects write a lot, especially now that conceptual aspects have become central in advanced reflections and narrative forms increasingly intersect the quest of design practices for an ultimate legitimation. In the growing mass of publications, the...
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£17,99
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Berlin Fragments A Heterography of an Architectural Form
ISBN: PB: 9788862423434, Prestel Publishing, Lettera Ventidue, December 2022
180 pp., 21x14.8 cm
Every building and every architect has a tale. Bringing these tales together, determining where they overlap, may give us telling urban tales. What can be told is what has the right to remain, to avoid oblivion, allowing words about buildings and cit...
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Ronald S. Lauder Collection Selections of Greek and Roman Antiquities, Medieval Art, Arms and Armor, Italian Gold-Ground and Old Master Paintings, Austrian and German Art and Design
ISBN: HB: 9783791379302, Prestel Publishing, November 2022
472 pp., 28.5x23.5 cm, 425 colour illus.
Providing an exclusive glimpse into one of the finest private art collections in the world, this book presents the extraordinary collection of the Neue Galerie's co-founder, Ronald S. Lauder. To celebrate the Neue Galerie's twentieth-anniversary yea...
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£55,00
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Prints Among Men A Global History of Patterns in Menswear
ISBN: HB: 9783791388182, Prestel Publishing, November 2022
224 pp., 27x21 cm, 250 colour illus.
From suits to socks, tuxedos to ties, this is an utterly unique and visually exciting look at how fashionable men have been rocking polka dots, plaids, and paisley at home, at work, and at play throughout history and across the globe. Nothing embrac...
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£39,99
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Jean-Michel Basquiat Of Symbols and Signs
ISBN: HB: 9783791379579, Prestel Publishing, October 2022
216 pp., 30x24.5 cm, 85 colour illus., 12 black&white illus.
This exciting, color-filled retrospective monograph offers new insights into asquiat's unique visual language and helps illuminate messages about political and social issues that feel as urgent today as they did a half-century ago. Jean-Michel Basqu...
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£39,99
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Memory and the City A Handbook in Action
ISBN: PB: 9788862425926, Prestel Publishing, Lettera Ventidue, October 2022
184 pp., 23x19.5 cm, illustrated throughout
This handbook for urban research offers a critical introduction to the methodological instruments available to scholars working on urban memory from different areas of expertise. Architects, urban scholars, anthropologists, sociologists, and historia...
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£16,99
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Equivalents Photographs by Scott Mead
ISBN: HB: 9783791386553, Prestel Publishing, October 2022
128 pp., 24x24 cm, 126 colour illus.
In "Above the Clouds", Scott Mead contemplated the endless horizons outside of a plane's window. Now he turns his gaze back to earth, where the view is just as extraordinary. Inspired by William Eggleston, Mead's former teacher, this series of paired...
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£35,00
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Apprentice at Taliesin A Personal Experience in the School of Frank Lloyd Wright
ISBN: PB: 9788862425834, Prestel Publishing, Lettera Ventidue, October 2022
272 pp., 23x19.5 cm, illustrated throughout
Francesco Santoro tells, thirty years later, the story of his apprenticeship in the Taliesin Fellowship, founded by Frank Lloyd Wright. The volume summarizes the experiences made at Taliesin West in the Arizona desert and at Taliesin in the Wisconsin...
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