5 in Five: Reinventing Tradition in Contemporary Living Bedmar & ShiIn this captivating collection of five houses built in five different Asian-Pacific countries, Argentinian-born designer Ernesto Bedmar explores his fascination with traditional architectural styles and reinvents them for the co..
Architecture of Empac: the Tangible and the TantalizingEMPAC is a building like no other. The Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Center (EMPAC) is an extraordinary instrument for artists and researchers alike. With its concert hall, a theater and experimental black box studios, EMPAC ..
Building Community: The Work of Eskew + Dumez + RippleThrough an analysis of works by Architects Eskew+Dumez+Ripple, this book seeks to pursue the role of the architect as community builder and shaper of human experience in addition to their physical impact on the built landscape. A first monograph ..
City Works - 3,4,5 ( 3 Volume Set )City Works 3 is the third in a series of books that document the exciting work of students from The City College of New York Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture.The City College of New York has a long and important tradition of producing internationally..
City Works 6: Student Work 2011-2012 The City College of New York Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of ArchitectureCity Works 6 is the sixth in a series of books which document the exciting work of students from The City College of New York Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture. The City Col..
Ganges Water Machine: Designing New India's Ancient RiverBeyond the dense urbanism of Mumbai (Bombay) and the technology centres of Bangalore and Hyderabad lies the GangesRiver basin: a fertile alluvial plain of 1.1 million square kilometres in area, which is today home to over one-quarter of India’..
On the Tarmac: Rules, line-work, shadows and paceTo most people, tarmac markings are hieroglyphics writ large: an obscure language that greets us as we glide down toward the earth. It is a code both intimately familiar and radically alien. On the Tarmac reconceives this code. Designer Dennis Pieprz,..
Bedmar & Shi (Slipcase ): In The TropicsHardcover in Slipcase: This two-volume slipcased monograph presents a comprehensive portrait of the works of Singaporean firm BEDMaR & SHi. Established in 1986, Bedmar & Shi is known today as one of the most successful high-end residential architec..