A Handbook for Construction Project Planning and SchedulingThe development of IS 15883: Part 2 (2009), Construction Time Management Guidelines is an important milestone in formally recognising the threshold framework for the construction industry. This initiative of Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) ..
Architectural Material 2 - WoodThe most basic thing about building architecture is material. The basic condition is to materialize 2D architecture drawn on paper in 3D. Thats why architects need to be more aware of the properties and construction of materials than anyone else. The book explore..
Architectural Material 3 - GlassThe third in a multi-volume overview of materials in architecture focuses on glass. Presenting more than 60 projects by 51 international practices, it also includes brief statements from 30 offices regarding their views on how to apply glass in architecture. Fea..
Architectural Diagrams 1: Construction and Design ManualThe trendsetting architect Rem Koolhaas has carried it out to perfection, whereas the next generation of international stars refined it even more, giving us the unconventional presentation of designs and ideas in the form of diagrams. This meth..
Architectural Element 1 : EntranceArchitecture is a mixture of individual elements. Some have been around for thousands of years, while others are much more recent, emerging from today’s cutting-edge technologies. To explore the elements of architecture in depth, DAMDI offers a sweeping, three-part ..
Architectural Element 2 : StairsArchitecture is a mixture of individual elements. Some have been around for thousands of years, while others are much more recent, emerging from today’s cutting-edge technologies. To explore the elements of architecture in depth, DAMDI offers a sweeping, three-part su..
Architectural Material 1 Brick & TileThe first in a multi-volume overview of materials in architecture focuses on brick and tile. Besides highlighting more than 60 projects by 47 international teams of architects, it features brief statements from 27 architecture practices regarding their views ..
Complexity and Contradiction in ArchitectureFirst published in 1966, and since translated into 16 languages, this remarkable book has become an essential document of architectural literature. A “gentle manifesto for a non straight forward architecture,” Venturi’s Complexity and Contradiction in Arch..
Construction and Design Manual: Medical FacilitiesThis new addition to the hugely successful Construction and Design Manual series looks at building typologies in the field of public health. It is an essential work of reference and covers the entire spectrum of interior architecture in consultancies..
Detail in ProcessWhat separates good architecture from great architecture? The difference lies in the details. The way an architect chooses to treat architectural detailingscreens and walls, doors and windows, roofs, bridges, and stairscan transform the merely ordinary into the extraordinary. Detail..
Details, Technology, and FormThe AsBuilt series is dedicated to presenting recent examples of formal and material innovation in architecture through detail and technical drawings, diagrams, photographs, and work-in-progress material, including fabrication and assembly. Details, Technology, and Form,..
Digital Fabrications: Architectural and Material TechniquesArchitectural pioneers such as Frank Gehry and Greg Lynn introduced the world to the extreme forms made possible by digital fabrication. It is now possible to transfer designs made on a computer to computer-controlled machinery that creates ..