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Kazakhstan Central Concert Hall. Manfredi Nicoletti con Luca F. Nicoletti

by Aa. Vv., Manfredi Nicoletti & Luca F. Nicoletti

Il progetto rappresenta ciò di cui il luogo manca, un suo possibile completamento. Andando ad Astana e sorvolando la steppa russa, i suoi laghi di sale, la sua terra piatta e deserta, le carcasse pietrificate...

FLA Learning Centre

by Giuseppe Marinoni

Built after Giuseppe Marinoni’s design had won an international competition, the Learning Centre FLA (Lombardy Foundation for the Environment) at Seveso looks on the outside like a primary volume, divided...

Back to the Future

by Karl Besel & Viviana Andreescu

Back to the Future explores new urbanism and urban revitalization within the context of public policy trends such as regional governance and the role of nonprofits. The purpose of this book is to provide students...


by Carlo Piano, Renzo Piano & Will Schutt

Renowned architect Renzo Piano (the New Whitney Museum, the Pompidou Center, Potsdamer Platz, Cite Internationale, New York Times Building, The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, etc.) and his son Carlo, a well-regarded...

Three Hundred Years of French Architecture 1494-1794

by Reginald Theodore Blomfield

First published in 1936, this volume contains a classic treatise on French architecture, focusing on the period between 1494 and 1794. French architecture ranks high among France's many accomplishments, and...


by Carnicero Iñaki & Quintáns Carlos

Spain was one of the countries where the practice of architecture has been most affected by the economic crisis. There are few places on earth where such large numbers of buildings were built in such a short...

Buildings and Almost Buildings

by Eric Bunge & Mimi Hoang

Is architecture inherently complete? Or is it a state of incompletion and seeming inadequacy that incites us to imagine architecture as an armature for an ever-changing daily life?

Buildings and Almost Buildings,...

Common-Sense Stair Building And Handrailing - Handrailing In Three Divisions Showing Three Of The Simplest Methods Known In The Art

by Frederick Thomas Hodgson

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern...

London Theatres (New Edition)

by Michael Coveney & Peter Dazeley

This fully revised and updated edition of the hugely successful London Theatres features ten additional theatres, including the Victoria Palace Theatre, the Sondheim Theatre, the Bridge Theatre and the Noël...

Empire, State & Building

by Kiel Moe

This book considers the material basis of building as a key impetus of both urbanization and the energetics of urban life. The otherwise externalized material geographies and thermodynamics of building?s material...

A Guide to Modernism in Metro-Land

by Joshua Abbott

From Barnet to Richmond, explore the history of London's Metro-Land

A Guide to Modernism in Metro-Land is your essential pocket guide to the modernist architecture of London's suburbs. Inspired by John Betjeman's...

Portrait of a Muse

by Gailey Andrew

‘You haunt me everywhere’ So wrote Edward Burne-Jones to Frances Graham, his muse for the last 25 triumphant years of his life: ‘I haven’t a corner of my life or my thoughts where you are not’. He...

Beyond the Jewels  and Grandeur

by Helen M. Martin

After attaining approval from the governor to form a city on April 21, 1821, Gainesville, Georgia, transformed into a commercial and resort area that soon attracted a street railway. When its line was expanded...

Modernist Estates - Europe

by Stefi Orazi

From the pre-war Viennese Werkbund Estate (designed by the likes of Gerrit Rietveld and Adolf Loos), the post-war Swiss Siedlung Halen (by Atelier 5) to more recent builds such as the Medina Complex in Eindhoven...


by Michael "Terry" Marks

Scaffolding is used in many industries every day, all over the world, in the construction industry; for commercial and industrial maintenance; the staging and entertainment markets; the shipbuilding industry;...

Insulating Your Mobile or Manufactured Home

by Kevin D. Nelson

Why is my home cold? This book covers how to information on why and how to change that cold house into a warm home step-by-step. Duct systems are often separated, parted, and often destroyed by water and animals....

Cities Made of Boundaries

by Benjamin N. Vis

Cities Made of Boundaries presents the theoretical foundation and concepts for a new social scientific urban morphological mapping method, Boundary Line Type (BLT) Mapping. Its vantage is a plea to establish...

Short Stories for Lunch

by Sir Jr. A.K.A. Johnny Lee

Powerful and dynamic, the second book by Sir Jr., blends literary fiction with real life situations. Sir Jr?s thrilling tales are evocative and engaging. This fast paced exciting set of works is designed to...

Bali Modern: The Art of Tropical Living

by Francione,Gianni & Luca Invernizzi Tettoni

Blending modern, chic designs with traditional sensibilities, the architecture and decor of Bali is the gold standard for tropical living.

A thatched Balinese bale', overlooking a panorama of rice fields and...

Climatic Heterotopias as Spaces of Inclusion

by Lazaros Mavromatidis

This book explores, discusses and considers spatial research and its relevant pedagogic perspectives on the crossings, interactions and transformations of contemporary territorialities. The book addresses the...