10 Books Forum Archinect
A couple of good monographs (for arch book type as much as anything else, to introduce a typology of arch reference) - maybe Aalto, someone newer and someone older. Towards a New Architecture, Corbusier Theorizing a New Agenda for Architectural Theory (nesbit, good theory text book, if you're not familiar, Colquin has one also).
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What Are The Best Study Books For ARE
(1 days ago) You can get used copies of this book for a penny on Amazon - a very well spent penny. Dec 30, 15 6:27 pm · · David Cole, AIA History · Contact. For me, it was mostly the Kaplan study guides and a series of ARE prep seminars at my local AIA chapter. For Structural Systems and BDCS I added some additional study materials cobbled together from
(2 days ago) more than one book, but the combination of these volumes will provide a solid foundation in the history of (20th century) architectural theory Joseph Conrads - Programs and Manifestoes on 20th Century Architecture Joan Ockman - Architecture Culture, 1943-1968
Book Review: "The City in the City—Berlin: A Green
(Just Now) When its first seeds were presented in 1977, Berlin: A Green Archipelago was a quiet, prescient manifesto. Oswald Mathias Ungers and a number of colleagues at Cornell University deviated from the intellectual tenets of current reconstruction efforts, seen in the post-war development of European cities, to propose a new model for the "shrinking city".
I NEED BOOKS THAT TEACH THE BASICS OF CONSTRUCTION
(1 days ago) I'm an architect student on the 3rd semester and I need to learn the basics about construction ASAP. Im 29yr and never had any contact with construction prior to the architecture course - So, I need a book for beginners, absent of complex parts. I need the basics. What I really wanted is a
Architecture Book Collection FOR SALE! Forum Archinect
(8 days ago) Hello, I have a small portion of my architectural book collection that I am desperately looking to sell. If anyone is interested I am looking to sell them together, but will consider individual sales. Here is the list A have 2 copies for a couple titles, so will sell them seperately; although
JOA’s Book Tower of Warsaw: a prize-winning project
(8 days ago) The main body of the library is formed by stacking layers of book walls rotating upward, providing the most basic services as a library. In the meantime, as the city's think tank, the program of its public space has been defined by social structure, infilling with local activities.
Sketch Book Forum Archinect
(2 days ago) Can anyone help me find my sketch book? They have been dis-continued at the store I formerly bought them from. It has no name-brand, and no label other than what the store put on it, but it's their own code (#927 sketchbooks). No art supply store that I have visited seems to have them, and I've
HELP!: Book of Figure-Grounds Forum Archinect
(8 days ago) Book of Figure-Grounds | Forum | Archinect. HELP!: Book of Figure-Grounds. Hi All! On New Years Day I was perusing a bookstore with my good friend FrankLloydMike, when I remembered, as I do now every time I'm in a bookstore, whether online or in person, that there is a book that I am absolutely certain exists, but that I cannot seem to find
Archinect Book Club
(Just Now) Archinect Book Club? 141. Last. Follow. b3tadine [sutures] History · Contact. I was thinking - while reading What Is Art, it's a discussion with Joseph Beuys - that I have a much better appreciation and my level of comprehension increases, when the material I am reading is brought into deliberative discussion.
is the ARE open book
(5 days ago) ARE is not open book, but they give you the information that you need from code books, etc. I studied from the Ballast study books (ALS books were ok, but I don't think they were enough to pass the exams). May 27, 18 9:54 pm ·. ·. JawkneeMusic.
Chongqing Xinhua Bookstore Group Jiefangbei Book City
(4 days ago) Designed by Aedas, Chongqing Xinhua Bookstore Group Jiefangbei Book City Mixed-use Project is a dynamic complex that encompasses a sky cultural plaza, retails, apartments, offices and a boutique hotel in the Jiefangbei Central Business District, the heart of downtown Chongqing.
Best books to learn good architectural sketching Forum
(2 days ago) threadkilla. History. The best book to learn sketching is a sketchbook. By the time you fill up all those blank pages, you will have increased your sketching abilities. Absolutely no other way to go about it. Dec 20, 12 11:02 pm ·. ·. boy in a well. History · Contact.
Never Too Young; 15 Librarian-Recommended Architecture
(7 days ago) An absorbing journey through the history of architecture, from the earliest mud huts to today's soaring towers. Chronologically arranged, this large-format book gives each iconic building its own double-page spread featuring an exquisite watercolor illustration and clearly written descriptions, facts, and features.
Best way to sell architecture books
(Just Now) I have probably 200 architecture books I'd like to sell. I live in LA. Combo of all kind of stuff but mainly monographs (A+V, El Croquis, and some others). Ideas on how to sell these? I've done the Amazon used book thing but it's a pain to wrap and mail each book at a time.
Reyner Banham Is Los Angeles: The Architecture of Four
(8 days ago) The book really stands the test of time - it is still new to this day and is still considered one of the best books in architecture. Banham was my professor at UCSC and told stories of architecture with relish and suspense. He told of finding the Villa Savoye by Corbusier as if he was a guerilla soldier fighting behind enemy lines.
Atlas of the Copenhagens: Book review Features Archinect
(5 days ago) Deane Simpson. Book review: Atlas of the Copenhagens (Ruby Press, 2018, 480 pages. Edited by Deane Simpson, Kathrin Gimmel, Anders Lonka, Marc Jay and Joost Grootens). If you’re based in or visiting downtown LA, check out Archinect Outpost to find your new favourite architecture book!
Fictional Architecture & Cities in Comics Forum Archinect
(4 days ago) I remember reading a Belgian comic book called Jeremiah back in the 80s. "Racial wars have torn the U.S. apart, resulting in a post apocalyptic . world. Many small pockets of civilization still exist; from isolated super high-tech fortresses, hidden research labs, or racial groups in walled-in cities — all fighting each other among the more
Archinect Feature Articles tagged "book"
(6 days ago) Book review: "Entr'acte: Performing Publics, Pervasive Media, and Architecture" By Nicholas Korody. Jun 5, '16 6:27 PM EST. 0. entr'acte public performance may help media technology jordan geiger book review book "A continuation of his way of being" – an interview with the editor of "Slow Manifesto: Lebbeus Woods Blog"
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(2 days ago) Rebecca Book is a recent graduate of Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, where she received a dual Master of Architecture and Master of Science in Urban Planning. The combination of design talent and analytical skills she has developed in these
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(3 days ago) Stories in the News on book. Follow. Follow this tag to curate your own personalized Activity Stream and email alerts. Win “The Structure of Design: An Engineer’s Extraordinary Life in Architecture” by Leslie E. Robertson! By Anastasia Tokmakova. Sep 1, '17 12:00 PM EST. 4
Archinect News Articles tagged "book"
(8 days ago) In Archinect's latest book giveaway, we received over 100 responses for MORPHING: A Guide to Mathematical Transformations for Architects and Designers. Authored by Design Topology Lab founder Joseph Choma, Morphing is a pedagogical guide that can help architects, designers, students, and
Tehran Book Garden Ali Nabi Archinect
(3 days ago) Tehran Book Garden is one of Tehran Municipality's set of ambitious projects to boost cultural infrastructure of the Iranian capital. The aim is to create a center for books and publication of all sorts with both national and international range. It will accommodate 16 permanent book exhibition areas categorized by genre, as well as book stores
Win Paul T. Frankl's autobiography + a chance to attend
(3 days ago) Keep reading for more details about the book: "Paul T. Frankl | Autobiography has already garnered much media coverage in Austria, Frankl’s birthplace. His eye-opening memoir was released in October 2013 in Vienna to coincide with a retrospective of Frankl’s work at the Kiesler Stiftung, curated by Professor Long and Laura McGuire.
Choosing the Right Specification Software for an
(8 days ago) A comprehensive data management and integration tool, Specsources is a virtual, dynamic, cloud-based Spec Book that enables collaboration within and among interior design firms. The company recently launched Version 5: “a faster and easier to use interface with streamlined adding areas/locations function, improved search tools, improved
Book review: "Entr'acte: Performing Publics, Pervasive
(2 days ago) The book addresses these concerns through three scales or vantage points: the supranational, the interurban, the transindividual. At the same time, Geiger recommends “entry at any point” to the book, although it’s not really an A Thousand Plateaus-type read, so I’d recommend making recourse to the table of contents.
Archinect News Articles tagged "book"
(3 days ago) In her latest book Medium Design, Easterling turns this idea of disposition to our ways of thinking, and rehearses a set of tools to address unfolding relations in spatial and non-spatial contexts. She rejects the righteousness of manifestos and certainty of ideologies, urging ways of thinking better attuned to complexity and ambiguity
White: Studio 400 Book Show Installation News Archinect
(3 days ago) Book Show Opening The opening of "White" was a great success. Students and faculty were introduced to the studio's research books in an interactive and novel environment. As one faculty member stated, "[White] effectively separates the book show from the gallery.
MVDRV's Book Mountain News Archinect
(5 days ago) Book shelves out of reach play an important visual role, housing the libraries archive. Following the maximum permitted volume the Book Mountain is covered by a barn shaped glass envelope with wooden trusses resulting in a transparent almost open air library. Underneath the glass is a public space without air conditioning.
ZIP: Studio400 book show installation, by Cal Poly
(1 days ago) ZIP: Studio400 book show installation, by Cal Poly students. A quarter of a million zip ties altered a gallery into a bristled vortex of swirling, cavernous zip tie fabric magnified through reflective cellophane and augmented by subtle changing color. ZIP expresses the story of collaborative effort through research, acquisition, design, and
Book Launch: "L.A. [TEN]: Interviews on Los Angeles
(8 days ago) Last Tuesday's book launch for L.A. [TEN]: Interviews on Los Angeles Architecture 1970s-1990s at the A+D Museum brought author Stephen Phillips in conversation with the book’s publisher, Lars Müller, and architecture critics (among other things) Aaron Betsky and Sylvia Lavin. The book is a collaborative effort, culling work from students in Cal Poly’s …
New Book Looks at the Last 60 Years of Work by Ricardo
(3 days ago) In light of the ‘rediscovery’ of Ricardo Bofill’s work in the era of social media, it was a brilliant move by Gestalten - a publishing house firmly committed to the coffee table book genre, with titles including Northern Comfort: the Nordic Art of Creative Living and Bohemian Residence: Metropolitan Apartments and Interior Design - to make the last 60 years of work by Ricardo …
A new children's book tells Phil Freelon's story News
(3 days ago) Dream Builder: The Story of Architect Philip Freelon is a new children's book published by Lee & Low Books that highlights the life and work of the late architect Phil Freelon.. Written by Kelly Starling Lyons and illustrated by Laura Freeman, the 40-page picture book "celebrates a contemporary black STEAM role model, a man whose quiet work enabled the …
Win John Cary's book, “Design for Good: A New Era of
(Just Now) The book highlights 20 human-centered projects from around the world that not only demonstrate how design can elevate communities, but how it can be achieved. It features in-depth interviews with designers, clients, and users, alongside full-color photographs. St. Jerome's Children's Centre in Murunyu, Nakuru, Kenya, by Orkidstudio.
Book review: Designed for the Future: 80 Practical Ideas
(4 days ago) The book is a collection of eighty projects that leading architects, urban planners, artists, critics and thinkers chose as a response to the question: “What gives you hope for the future?” The criteria for their responses stipulated that they must discuss a …
EVOLO SKYSCRAPERS – Limited Edition Book News Archinect
(2 days ago) Our friends at eVolo have sent us a copy of their limited edition book, EVOLO SKYSCRAPERS, and boy, it's a festival for eyes and biceps. At 1224 pages, the book measures 9″ x 11.5″ x 2.5″ and calls for extra sturdy coffee tables. EVOLO SKYSCRAPERS celebrates six years of the internationally acclaimed eVolo Skyscraper Competition and compiles 300 …
Learning from “Learning-from”
(1 days ago) Paul Goldberger, in his recent book Why Architecture Matters, discusses how architecture is a delicate balance between art and practicality, and how the two cannot be perceived separately. This aligns with what Harries calls "the ethical function that brings challenge and comfort together: the building whose high aesthetic ambition exists also
books on apartment floor plans Forum Archinect
(1 days ago) The book looks interesting. Anything else? May 14, 09 2:48 pm · · neubau History · Contact. Unfortunately I don't have a good english language library here. May 14, 09 2:51 pm · · citizen History · Contact. I've seen several books with the above terms in their library listing somehow --architectural books with plans similar to Sherwood's.
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Baseball's Rightful Place in Architecture History: A
(1 days ago) Join us in celebrating Ballpark, the latest book by Paul Goldberger at Archinect Outpost on Saturday, June 1st, 5-8pm. The doors will open at 5 and will close promptly after 6 as the conversation begins between Paul Goldberger and Paul Petrunia, the founder and director of Archinect, on the content on his newest book.
ARE Discussion Central: Forum Archinect
(7 days ago) ARE Discussion Central: While there are minor updates to the delivery of the ARE exam planned by NCARB which NCARB's Guidelines and Handbook would be updated, the exam content would remain the same and timing would be adjusted so I would have to follow NCARB's guidance on that and they should have new practice exams to test.
Book Review: Katrina Palmer's "End Matter" News Archinect
(4 days ago) End Matter, a new book by Katrina Palmer, takes this displacement of Portland stone as its subject.Loss, both material and metaphysical, is the central concern of the book and of the Loss Adjusters, an enigmatic organization whose memos and addenda provide the primary material of the narrative.
For Affordable Housing, The Revolution Will Be Modularized
(6 days ago) In this article, we speak with architect David Wallance FAIA, whose new book The Future of Modular Architecture sets out a paradigm-shift vision for the future of affordable housing. Here, we discuss the details of Wallance’s industrial-scale system, derived from the standard dimensions of intermodal shipping units, as well as the major
Zaha Hadid sues architecture critic Martin Filler over
(1 days ago) Zaha Hadid sues architecture critic Martin Filler over book review. Hadid, who was born in Baghdad and is now a British citizen, claimed that Filler falsely implied she was indifferent to the alleged difficult working conditions of migrant workers on high-profile construction projects in the Middle East, including her own.
Blue Monday: AUDC.org Explores Empire Features Archinect
(1 days ago) The book, a self proclaimed documentary-style replacement for the novel, is conceived in three acts. Each opens with a small introductory tale followed by a more in depth essay with stories ranging from the curious to the absurd by way of the unexpected. The authors' ability to introduce these stories to the reader on their own terms before