Sustainable Future
ISBN: HB: 9783791359960, Prestel Publishing, January 2022
280 pp., 28x22 cm, 300 colour illus.
The Aga Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC) has been rehabilitating existing parks and creating new ones for more than 20 years in the Muslim world, but also in the West. Discover how these brilliantly designed green spaces have helped improve the lives of...
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£50,00
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Information Fall-Out Buckminster Fuller's World Game
ISBN: PB: 9783037785539, Lars Muller Publishers, January 2022
240 pp., 24x16.5 cm, 150 illus.
Initially proposed for the US Pavilion at Expo 67 in Montreal, Buckminster Fuller's World Game was played for the first time in 1969 in New York. Over the next decade the World Game evolved and expanded. Across its different manifestations the World...
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£30,00
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Designing Reform Architecture in the People’s Republic of China, 1970-1992
ISBN: HB: 9780300235951, Yale University Press, November 2021
296 pp., 25.4x17.8 cm, 86 black&white illus.
In the years following China's Cultural Revolution, architecture played an active role in the country's reintegration into the global economy and capitalist world. Looking at the ways in which political and social reform transformed Chinese architect...
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£45,00
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Future Cities Laboratory Indicia 03
ISBN: PB: 9783037786598, Lars Muller Publishers, November 2021
318 pp., 24x17 cm, 100 illus.
This third and final volume in the Indicia book series presents the results of the Future Cities Laboratory research program in the form of actions for sustainable city-making. It complements the first and second volumes of the series that respective...
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£25,00
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Deichman Bjorvika Oslo Public Library
ISBN: HB: 9783037786505, Lars Muller Publishers, November 2021
256 pp., 27x20 cm, 230 illus.
After lengthy planning, the new public library in Oslo was completed and opened in summer 2020. Located opposite the Opera House and the Munch Museum, the imposing building fits into the ensemble in the new cultural quarter of the Norwegian capital....
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£40,00
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orae: Experiences on the Border The Guide
ISBN: PB: 9783037786758, Lars Muller Publishers, November 2021
240 pp., 16.5x16.5 cm, 495 illus.
If metropoles were the 20th century's favorite playground, borders are the laboratory for globalized phenomena in the 21st century. Hot spots for migrants, barbed wire, Green borders, checkpoints, go slow for cross-border workers, crypto-currency min...
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£19,99
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Turn of the Century A Reader about Architecture within Europe 1990-2020
ISBN: HB: 9783037786741, Lars Muller Publishers, November 2021
164 pp., 30x24 cm, 14 illus.
Following the pair of monographic "Sauerbruch Hutton Archives" (Archive, 2006; Archive 2, 2016) Lars Müller Publishers presents a reader edited by the architects. Matthias Sauerbruch and Louisa Hutton have asked a diverse group of authors to reflect...
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£25,00
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Solid, Fluid, Biotic Changing Alpine Landscapes
ISBN: HB: 9783037786772, Lars Muller Publishers, November 2021
208 pp., 24x16.5 cm, 240 illus.
The Alpine region is characterized by a great diversity in all spatial dimensions and qualities. This circumstance is not to be read primarily as the result of adfirst of all as an expression of the alpine topography, determined ministrative drawing...
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£22,00
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Biographical Dictionary of English Architecture, 1540-1640
ISBN: HB: 9781913107222, Yale University Press, October 2021
372 pp., 23.2x15.6 cm
This long-awaited work of scholarship provides a comprehensive dictionary of everyone of importance in the creation of English architecture in the Elizabethan and Jacobean ages. With characteristically deft prose, Mark Girouard draws on a lifetime of...
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London's "Golden Mile" The Great Houses of the Strand, 1550-1650
ISBN: HB: 9781913107239, Yale University Press, October 2021
336 pp., 28.6x24.4 cm, 220 colour illus.
This book reconstructs the so-called "Strand palaces" – eleven great houses that once stood along the Strand in London. Between 1550 and 1650, this was the capital's "Golden Mile": home to a unique concentration of patrons and artists, and where Engl...
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