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  1. 1. ARCHITEKTURA 10x10_3 20th-Century World Architecture: The Phaidon Atlas Phaidon Editors Phaidon Editors Phaidon Press Phaidon Press 9780714862521 9780714857060 21.08.2011 8.10.2012 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: twarda Cena: 29,95 GBP Cena: 125 GBPLike its successful predecessors 10x10 (published in 2000) and 10x10_2 20th Century World Architecture portrays, for the first time, an overview of the(published in 2005), 10x10_3 is a comprehensive overview of contemporary world finest built architecture from around the world completed between 1900 andarchitecture. Generously illustrated, this volume presents 100 of the worlds most 1999. The unprecedented global scope of this collection of over 750 key buildingsexceptional emerging architects, selected by 10 esteemed members of the juxtaposes architectural icons with regional architecture community. A Negotiated Landscape: Aalto and America The Transformation of San Franciscos Jasper Rubin Stanford Anderson Center for American Places Yale University Press 9781935195283 9780300176001 21.10.2011 15.06.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 39 GBP Cena: 45 GBPA Negotiated Landscape examines the transformation of San Franciscos iconic Aalto built three major works in America that counted among the most importantwaterfront from the eve of its decline in 1950 to the turn of the millennium. What in his career: the Finland Pavilion at the New York Worlds Fair, Baker House atwas once a major shipping port is now best known for leisure and entertainment. MIT, and the Library at Mount Angel Abbey, Oregon. Achille Castiglioni AIA Guide to the Architecture of Washington, D.C. Sergio Polano G. Martin Moeller, Jr. Phaidon Press Johns Hopkins University Press 9781780750026 9781421402703 20.08.2012 12.06.2012 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: miękka Cena: 35 GBP Cena: 13 GBPAchille Castiglioni (1918 - 2002) was one of the most important and prolific This lively and informative guide offers tourists, residents, and architecturedesigners of the twentieth century. This comprehensive monograph is the only aficionados alike insights into more than 400 of Washington, D.C.s, mostdetailed study of his remarkable career and includes a catalogue of his complete important from 1938 - 2000 spanning architecture and exhibition, interior and productdesign. Architecture in Uniform: Art of the Andes: From Chavin to Inca Designing and Building for World War II Jean-Louis Cohen Rebecca R. Stone Hazan Thames & Hudson 9782754105309 9780500204153 15.04.2011 13.08.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 40 GBP Cena: 9,95 GBPThis fascinating book offers a new perspective on the architectural history of the This wide-ranging survey, now established as the best single-volume introductionSecond World War, which in previous accounts has most often been viewed as a to Andean art and architecture on the market today, describes the strikingly variedhiatus between peaceful periods of production. artistic achievements of the Chavin, Paracas, Moche, Nasca, Chimu and Inca cultures, among others. Asinou Across Time: Studies in the Atlas of World Architecture Architecture and Murals of the Panagia Annemarie Weyl Carr Markus Sebastian Braun Dumbarton Oaks Braun Publishing AG 9780884023494 9783037681275 22.04.2013 12.11.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 72 GBP Cena: 69,95 GBPThe church of Asinou is among the most famous in Cyprus. Built around 1100, the We are living in a time of constantly changing global perspectives. Thisedifice, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is decorated with accretions of compendium presents a global perspective for contemporary architecture. It isimages, from the famous fresco cycle executed shortly after initial construction to both a reference work and source of inspiration, with 500 carefully chosenthose made in the early seventeenth century. projects from Europe, Asia, Australia and the Americas frm the past five years which are portrayed with texts, drawings and photos. 2
  2. 2. ARCHITEKTURA Ayrshire and Arran: Baldassare Longhena and Venetian The Buildings of Scotland Baroque Architecture Rob Close Andrew Hopkins Yale University Press Yale University Press 9780300141702 9780300181098 12.10.2012 10.07.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 35 GBP Cena: 55 GBPAyrshire and Arran is an area of striking contrasts. Its landscape ranges from dune This fascinating book offers the first comprehensive study in English of Baldassare-backed sands to rolling pastures to moors. The local architecture is similarly Longhena (1598-1682), the indispensable architect of the Venetian Baroque. Thisdiverse, marrying natural beauty with industry and modernity. It is the county of lively account is accompanied by more than sixty colour and 300 black-and-whiteRobert Burns, commemorated by an exuberant monument at his birthplace in photographs commissioned especially for the book. A complete list of LonghenasAlloway. work is included in an appendix. Basics Architectural Design Bath & Spa Bert Bielefeld Sibylle Kramer Birkhauser Braun Publishing AG 9783038215608 9783037681312 01.02.2013 3.12.2012 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: twarda Cena: 29,95 EUR Cena: 45 GBPThe fundamental idea is the starting point of every design. The idea is formulated The evolution from yesterdays’s bathroom to today’s wellness oasis continues tointo the concept; the concept is expressed in the formal language; the form open new frontiers. New spa areas as such can hardly be distinguished at firstrequires a particular material; the space is given shape. Architecture is created. glance, and could as easily be taken for lounges, meditation rooms or evenDescribed in this manner, the design process seems simple and straightforward. museums for modern art. Bath design will be increasingly marked by the identityBut for students of architecture, it is in most cases a difficult learning process. of the user. Bertrand Goldberg: Beth Sholom Synagogue: Frank Lloyd Architecture of Invention Wright and Modern Religious Zoe Ryan Joseph M. Siry Yale University Press The University of Chicago Press 9780300167047 9780226761404 1.11.2011 9.12.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 40 GBP Cena: 42 GBPBertrand Goldberg (1913-1997) was a visionary Chicago architect whose designs In a suburb just north of Philadelphia stands Beth Sholom Synagogue, Frank Lloydfor housing, urban planning, and industrial design made a distinctive mark in the Wrights only synagogue and one of his finest religious buildings. Designated amodern era. This handsome publication, the first to focus indepth on the entirety National Historic Landmark in 2007, Beth Sholom was one of Wrights lastof Goldbergs life and work, traces his development from an early Bauhaus completed projects, and for years it has been considered among his greatesttraining to his notable architectural achievements. masterpieces. Bookshops: Long Established Building After Auschwitz: and the Most Fashionable Jewish Architecture Markus Sebastian Braun Gavriel David Rosenfeld Braun Publishing AG Yale University Press 9783037681220 9780300169140 1.10.2012 21.10.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 24,95 GBP Cena: 35 GBPIn the era of e-books and online trade when the classic book trade has come Since the end of World War II, Jewish architects have risen to unprecedentedunder increasing pressure, the success of a bookshop is not a foregone international prominence. Whether as modernists, postmodernists, orconclusion. Booksellers confront these new challenges with very different deconstructivists, architects such as Peter Eisenman, Frank Gehry, Louis I. Kahn,economic strategies and conceptual measures. Daniel Libeskind, Richard Meier, Moshe Safdie, Robert A.M. Stern and Stanley Tigerman have made pivotal contributions to postwar architecture. Building Berlin: The Latest Architecture Building Globalization: Transnational In and Out of the Capital: Vol. 1 Architecture Production in Urban China Chamber of Architects, Berlin Xuefei Ren Braun Publishing AG The University of Chicago Press 9783037681183 9780226709819 26.03.2012 19.04.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 29,95 GBP Cena: 19,5 GBPArchitecture in and from Berlin has established a brand name in the last 20 years. From the years 2004 to 2008, Beijing and Shanghai witnessed the construction ofBerlin architectural subjects and debates are followed with great interest an extraordinary number of new buildings, many of which were designed byworldwide. Great buildings have been and are being built by local and architectural firms overseas.internationally operating architects. What especially characterizes the buildingculture of the German capital city is a lively, heterogeneous and 3
  3. 3. ARCHITEKTURA Building Seagram Building: Inside Studio Gang Architects Phyllis Lambert Jeanne Gang Yale University Press Yale University Press 9780300167672 9780300191189 15.01.2013 31.01.2013 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 45 GBP Cena: 30 GBPThe Seagram Building rises up over New Yorks Park Avenue with perfect lines of One of the foremost architects working today, Jeanne Gang is widely recognizedbronze and glass. Considered one of the greatest icons of twentieth-century for her innovative and independent practice. Studio Gang Architects confrontsarchitecture, the building was commissioned by Samuel Bronfman, founder of the pressing contemporary issues and seeks to answer questions that exist locally butCanadian distillery dynasty Seagram. resound globally through architecture. Canterbury Cathedral Priory Carre Dart in the Age of Becket Peter Fergusson Norman Foster Yale University Press Prestel 9780300175691 9783791345451 4.10.2011 1.09.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 50 GBP Cena: 19,99 GBPThis fascinating book recounts the extensive building programme that took place Located across the street from one of Nimes most distinctive Roman antiquities,at Canterbury Cathedral Priory, England, from 1153 to 1167, during the time when the Roman Maison Carre, sits the Carre dArt, a media library which also housesThomas Becket served as Royal Chancellor and then as archbishop of an impressive art gallery. Designed by the renowned architect Norman Foster, theCanterbury. Carre dArt draws from the antiquity of its namesake while ingeniously interacting with the contemporary demands of an urban environment. Carson Pirie Scott: Louis Sullivan and Cheshire the Chicago Department Store Joseph M. Siry Clare Hartwell The University of Chicago Press Yale University Press 9780226761374 9780300170436 13.07.2012 2.09.2011 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: twarda Cena: 32,5 GBP Cena: 35 GBPLong recognized as a Chicago landmark, the Carson Pirie Scott Building also This is a comprehensive guide to the buildings of Cheshire in all their variety, fromrepresents a milestone in the development of architecture. The last large Pennine villages to coastal plains and seaside resorts. Chester, the regional capitalcommercial structure designed by Louis Sullivan, the Carson building reflected the and cathedral city, is famous for its Roman walls and black-and-white timberculmination of the famed architects career as a creator of tall steel buildings. architecture, its noble Neoclassical monuments, and its unique medieval shopping rows with their upper walkways. Chicagos Historic Hyde Park City of American Dreams: A History of Home Ownership and Housing Reform Susan OConnor Davis Margaret Garb The University of Chicago Press The University of Chicago Press 9780226138145 9780226282107 1.05.2013 13.01.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 39 GBP Cena: 16 GBPStretching south from 47th Street to the Midway Plaisance and east from The recent housing market crash shattered Americans boundless faith in homeWashington Park to the lakeshore, the historic neighborhood of Hyde Park - ownership. "City of American Dreams" is an innovative history of our nationalKenwood covers nearly two square miles of Chicagos South Side. obsession with real estate. Margaret Garb reveals that the aspiration for single- family home ownership was forged in impoverished immigrant neighborhoods in industrializing cities. Coffee Time: Contemporary Cafes Concrete Michelle Galindo William Hall Braun Publishing AG Phaidon Press 9783037681053 9780714863542 2.04.2012 3.09.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 24,95 GBP Cena: 29,95 GBPToday it is no longer a matter of taste as to how and which coffee we drink, as it is Concrete takes a fresh look at the worlds most versatile and abundant buildingeven more important where we enjoy it. A multitude of new cafés, coffee shops material. Collating fascinating and beautiful concrete buildings by some of theand coffee houses around the world honor a centuries old tradition, setting most celebrated architects of the last century, it features familiar projects from Lethereby new design trends. Corbusier and Frank Lloyd Wright alongside work from some of the leading lights of contemporary architecture including Zaha Hadid, Herzog & de Meuron. 4
  4. 4. ARCHITEKTURA Constructing the Ineffable: Convention Centers Contemporary Sacred Architecture Karla Britton Chris van Uffelen Yale University Press Braun Publishing AG 9780300170375 9783037681268 4.02.2011 3.09.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 35 GBP Cena: 45 GBPThroughout the history of the built environment, there has been no more Public urban spaces vary widely in type, form and size, encompassing plazas,significant endeavour than the construction of houses of worship, which were squares and streetscapes. They serve pedestrians and flaneurs, accommodateonce the focal point around which civilizations and city-states developed. street life in all its vibrant variations and represent the cities and towns themselves."Constructing the Ineffable" is the first book to examine this topic across On the one hand they are transit spaces or crossroads, while on the other handcontinents and from the perspective of multiple faiths, including Christianity. they provide opportunities to linger or stage events. Dairy Queens: The Politics of Pastoral Deconstruction/Construction Architecture from Catherine De Medici Meredith S. Martin Joan Busquets Harvard University Press Harvard Graduate School of Design 9780674048997 9781934510315 11.01.2011 4.10.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 34,95 GBP Cena: 14,95 GBPIn a lively narrative that spans more than two centuries, Meredith Martin tells the The restoration of the Cheonggyecheon River that runs through Seoul, Korea, in astory of a royal and aristocratic building type that has been largely forgotten today: mere twenty-nine months – transitioning from an outmoded highway into athe pleasure dairy of early modern France. These garden structures - most multipurpose performative infrastructure piece of unprecedented size – meritsfamously the faux-rustic, white marble dairy built for Marie-Antoinettes Hameau at recognition as a seminal project in contemporary urban design. This remarkableVersailles - have long been dismissed as the trifling follies of a reckless elite. achievement recovers the biological and social ecology of the city. Designing Interior Architecture Designing Wildlife Habitats Sylvia Leydecker John Beardsley Birkhauser Dumbarton Oaks 9783034613026 9780884023852 01.04.2013 29.05.2013 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: miękka Cena: 49,95 EUR Cena: 49,95 GBPIn this comprehensive work, an international and interdisciplinary team of authors The vision of a garden shared peacefully by humans and animals is a familiar, butpresents the essential aspects of the various fi elds of contemporary interior elusive, landscape trope. Whether threatened by habitat destruction or climatearchitecture and design. change, displaced by urbanization or invasive species, poisoned by industrial toxins, or hunted to extinction, many wild animals have failed to thrive in the company of people. Diener & Diener Digital Landscape Architecture Now Joseph Abram Nadia Amoroso Phaidon Press Thames & Hudson 9780714859194 9780500342824 1.03.2011 3.09.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 45 GBP Cena: 32 GBPDiener & Diener is an international architecture office located in Basel, Switzerland. Despite its importance to place-making, urban planning and the environment,They are known for their sophisticated, subtle take on Modernism, which landscape design has often played an inferior role to architecture. Architecturecombines intellectually rigorous thinking about urbanism, history and materiality Now", this largeformat, highly visual publication is packed with inspirations andwith an unpretentious, practical approach to design. Diener & Diener are well- new spatial ideas for a world of more beautifully designed outdoors.known in particular for their simple yet sophisticated residential complexes. Diller Scofidio + Renfro: Architecture Dubuffet as Architect After Images Edward Dimendberg Daniel Abadie The University of Chicago Press Yale University Press 9780226151816 9780300176612 20.03.2013 22.03.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 42 GBP Cena: 25 GBPIn "Diller Scofidio + Renfro: Architecture after Images", Edward Dimendberg offers Jean Dubuffet (1901-85) was one of the major painters of the twentieth century,the first comprehensive treatment of one of the most imaginative contemporary but his architectural achievements have commanded less attention until now. Thisdesign studios. oversight is all the more surprising in the light of his being awarded The American Institute of Architects medal in 5
  5. 5. ARCHITEKTURA Dundee and Angus Eero Saarinen: Shaping the Future John Gifford Eeva-Liisa Pelkonen Yale University Press Yale University Press 9780300141719 9780300122374 20.04.2012 14.01.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 35 GBP Cena: 35 GBPDundee is the fourth largest of Scotlands cities and has some of the finest From the swooping concrete vaults of the TWA Terminal at JFK Airport to the 630-ecclesiastical, public, commercial and industrial buildings in the country, evidence foot-tall Gateway Arch in St. Louis, the iconic designs of Eero Saarinen (1910-of its Victorian pre-eminence as a port and manufacturing centre. 1961) captured the aspirations and values of mid-twentieth-century America. Facades: Design, Construction & Fire, Crime & Accident Technology Lara Menzel Chris van Uffelen Braun Publishing AG Braun Publishing AG 9783037681107 9783037681251 2.04.2012 1.10.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 59,95 GBP Cena: 45 GBPThe façade is the “skin” of a building. It forms the boundary between interior and Architecture for rescue services has come a long way in the past decade.exterior, form and function, between user and passersby. In addition to aspects of Buildings for the police, fire brigades and ambulance stations have lost their oftenfunction, construction, design and urban space, increasingly sustainability primitive and shed-like appearance and have begun to strive for recognition as anparameters are gaining importance. equitable architectural typology since Zaha Hadid’s trailblazing Vitra fire station in Weil am Rhein. From Ornament to Object: Genealogies Fundamental Concepts of Architecture of Architectural Modernism Alina Payne Janson, Alban Yale University Press Birkhauser 9780300175332 9783034612616 25.05.2012 01.06.2013 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 35 GBP Cena: 39,95 EURIn the late 19th century, an enduring preference for highly ornamented architecture Architecture is an experience — with the intellect and with all our senses, ingave way to a budding Modernism of clean lines and unadorned surfaces. At the motion, and in use. But in order to actually discuss and assess it with relevance, asame moment, everyday objects - cups, saucers, chairs, and tables - began to clarifi cation of terms is essential in order to avoid the vagueness that oftenreceive critical attention. Alina Payne addresses this shift, arguing for a new prevails when talking about architecture.understanding of the genealogy of architectural modernism. Gaudi Pop-ups Gerrit Rietveld Courtney Watson McCarthy Ida van Zijl Thames & Hudson Phaidon Press 9780500516508 9780714849430 22.10.2012 5.11.2010 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 19,95 GBP Cena: 45 GBPFor over a century the fantastical works of the Catalan architect and designer From his first great design masterpiece, the Red-Blue Chair, to his final design forAntoni Gaudi have enraptured visitors to the city of Barcelona. Gaudis creations the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, Gerrit Rietveld created a significant body ofreflected his abiding passion for nature and religion, as well as his meticulous work and left a remarkable legacy. His simple yet dynamic design style has greatlyattention to detail. Perhaps no other architect has become so synonymous with affected international furniture design and has made a significant contribution tothe aesthetic style of a city. "Gaudi Pop-Ups" celebrates the unique style. the history of architecture. Greece: Modern Architectures in Gunnar Asplund History Alexander Tzonis Peter Blundell Jones Reaktion Books Phaidon Press 9781861893796 9780714863153 25.06.2010 13.02.2012 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: miękka Cena: 16,95 GBP Cena: 24,95 GBPThe picture that usually comes to mind when we think of Greek architecture is one A contemporary of Walter Gropius and Le Corbusier, Gunnar Asplund pursued aof classical temples and ancient sites. This book takes a look at the Greece of unique architecture that displayed a blend of classical tradition, vernacularreality rather than of the imagination the buildings constructed since the architecture and Modernism. Above all, he achieved a sensitive understanding ofestablishment of the modern Greek state. the relationship between architecture . 6
  6. 6. ARCHITEKTURA Ham House: Four Hundred Years of Helmut Jahn: Process Progress Collecting and Patronage Christopher Rowell Albrecht Bangert Yale University Press Birkhauser 9780300185409 9783038214243 30.04.2013 31.10.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 75 GBP Cena: 89 EURBuilt in 1610 during the reign of James I and remodeled in 1637-9 by the future Helmut Jahn is world-famous for buildings like Frankfurter Messeturm (1985-first Earl of Dysart, "Ham House" and its gardens have endured through centuries 1991),Sony Center with the Bahntower, Berlin(1993-2000), airport Bangkokof English history while remaining representative of the styles and culture of the Suvarnabhumi (1995-2005) and the Veer Towers, Las Vegas (2006-2010).original inhabitants. Henry Ives Cobbs Chicago: Herefordshire Architecture, Institutions Edward W. Wolner Alan Brooks The University of Chicago Press Yale University Press 9780226905617 9780300125757 23.08.2011 18.05.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 29 GBP Cena: 35 GBPWhen championing the commercial buildings and homes that made the Windy Rich in new discoveries and fresh interpretation, this fully revised survey is theCity famous, one cant help but mention the brilliant names of their architects - perfect companion and guide to one Englands most beguiling counties. ADaniel Burnham, Louis Sullivan, and Frank Lloyd Wright, among others. profusion of black-and-white timber-framed houses testifies to the prosperity of earlier centuries, as do the many and varied parish churches. Holistic Housing: Concepts, Design Imperial Gothic: Religious Architecture Strategies and Processes and High Anglican Culture in the British Hans Drexler (Commission for the Investigation G. A. Bremner Birkhauser Yale University Press 9783920034782 9780300187038 26.07.2012 30.04.2013 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: twarda Cena: 49,9 EUR Cena: 50 GBPHolistic Housing. Concepts, Design Strategies and Processes" is a fundamental The Gothic Revival movement in architecture was intimately entwined with 18th -reference work on housing construction. The book deals with the issue of and 19th - century British cultural politics. By the middle of the 19th century,sustainability in a planning context but also analyses a buildings usage and ageing architects and theorists had transformed the movement into a serious scholarlyover its life cycle. A system of criteria specially developed in an accompanying endeavour, connecting it to notions of propriety and "truth", particularly in theresearch project can be used to compare and evaluate buildings. domain of religious architecture. Inigo Jones: The Architect of Kings Insuring the City: The Prudential Center and the Postwar Urban Landscape Vaughan Hart Elihu Rubin Yale University Press Yale University Press 9780300141498 9780300170184 2.09.2011 18.05.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 35 GBP Cena: 35 GBPInigo Jones (1573-1652) is widely acknowledged to have been Englands most The Prudential Center anchors the Boston skyline with its tall, gray tower. Thoughimportant architect. As court designer to the Stuart kings James I and Charles I, unassuming architecturally, it is a historical beacon, representing a midcenturyhe is credited with introducing the classical language of architecture to the moment when insurance companies such as Prudential were particularly aware ofcountry. He famously travelled to Italy and studied firsthand the buildings of the how their physical presence and civic engagement reflected upon their intangibleItalian masters, particularly admiring those by Andrea Palladio. product: financial security. Irony or, the Self-critical Opacity of Italian Home Postmodern Architecture Emmanuel Petit Massimo Listri Yale University Press Thames & Hudson 9780300181517 9780500516256 31.05.2013 28.08.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 35 GBP Cena: 27,5 GBPIn this fascinating reassessment of postmodern architecture at the end of the This book is a mouthwatering tour of 20 of Italys most beautiful and finelytwentieth century, Emmanuel Petit addresses the role of irony and finds a vitality appointed country villas and palazzos, captured by the lens of renownedand depth of dialectics largely ignored by historical critiques. architecture photographer Massimo 7
  7. 7. ARCHITEKTURA Italy: Modern Architectures in History J. B. Fischer Von Erlach: Architecture as Theater in the Baroque Era Diane Ghirardo Esther Gordon Dotson Reaktion Books Yale University Press 9781861898647 9780300166682 15.10.2011 3.02.2012 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: twarda Cena: 16,95 GBP Cena: 45 GBPThroughout the twentieth century, architects in Italy have attempted to define the Though little known in the English-speaking world, Johann Bernhard Fischer vonrole of architecture in a capitalist economy and under diverse political systems, Erlach (1656-1723) was one of the most important and influential Europeanfrom the monarchy of the first seventy years since Italian unification, to the twenty- baroque architects. The buildings that he designed for the emperor of Austria andone years of Fascist control, to the post-World War II parliamentary republic. his courtiers reveal an element of theatricality - an element that author Esther Gordon Dotson probes in this accessible and attractive volume. James Stirling: Revisionary Modernist James Wyatt, 1746-1813: Architect to George III Amanda Reeser Lawrence John Martin Robinson Yale University Press Yale University Press 9780300170054 9780300176902 1.02.2013 3.07.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 30 GBP Cena: 50 GBPJames Stirling was one of the most influential architects of the late 20th century. James Wyatt (1746-1813) is widely recognized as the most celebrated and prolificHis formally inventive yet historically informed designs inspired a generation of English architect of the 18th century. At the start of his lengthy career, Wyattarchitects in his native England and throughout the world. career. She clarifies the worked on designs for the Oxford Street Pantheons neo-Classical interior as wellways in which Stirling understood modernism as inextricably linked to the past and as Dodington, the Graeco-Roman house that served as the model for theplaced his own work in what he termed a "dialogue with architectural tradition". Regency country house. John Pawson: A Visual Inventory Katsura: Imperial Villa John Pawson Arata Isozaki Phaidon Press Phaidon Press 9780714863504 9780714862545 5.03.2012 22.09.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 29,95 GBP Cena: 29,95 GBPJohn Pawsons career as an architect and designer spans a variety of sizes and A detailed history of Katsura, the seventeenth-century Imperial Palace in Kyoto,programmes: from bowls to bridges, and monasteries to Calvin Klein stores. In Japan, a pivotal work of Japanese architecture, often described as theaddition to his acclaimed design work, he is the author of Phaidons successful quintessence of Japanese taste.Minimum, a book that paired images and captions to illustrate the notion ofsimplicity in a beautiful and inspirational manner. Kengo Kuma: Complete Works Kent: West and the Weald: The Buildings of England Kenneth Frampton John Newman Thames & Hudson Yale University Press 9780500342831 9780300185096 7.01.2013 3.07.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 39,95 GBP Cena: 35 GBPThe quintessential Japanese architect of today, Kengo Kuma has forged a modern This classic architectural survey of West Kent has been used by students anddesign language that artfully combines the countries traditional building crafts with travellers for more than forty years. Now fully revised and expanded to include thesophisticated technologies and materials. great variety of buildings added to the landscape during that time, this indispensable guide offers fresh perspectives on major landmarks such as Igtham Mote, Sissinghurst, and Hever Castle. Kevin Roche: Kuwabara Payne McKenna Blumberg Architecture as Environment Architects Eeva-Liisa Pelkonen Baird, George / Fisher, Thomas / Kingwell, Yale University Press Birkhauser 9780300152234 9783034608282 1.03.2011 1.04.2013 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 45 GBP Cena: 49,95 EURPritzker Prize-winning architect Kevin Roche (b. 1922) is best known for the large, Kuwabara Payne McKenna Blumberg Architects, founded in 1987 in Toronto, isbold urban structures he designed in the 1960s and 1970s, including the Oakland one of most innovative architectural offi ces in North America today. They haveMuseum of California and the Ford Foundation Headquarters in New York. made a name for themselves both for their integrated design process embodying collaboration with experts, clients and future users as well as the diversity of their aesthetically refined and finely detailed designs. 8
  8. 8. ARCHITEKTURA Landscape Infrastructure: Case Studies Latin American Houses Varia Mercedes Daguerre Birkhauser Phaidon Press 9783034612722 9781780750002 01.03.2013 23.01.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 79,95 EUR Cena: 19,95 GBPThe successful title on integrated ecological landscape planning Since the early twentieth century, Latin America has been home to some of theInfrastructure, as we know it, no longer belongs in the exclusive realm of engineers most compelling architecture--from the large-scale and otherworldly civicand transportation planners. In the context of rapidly changing cities and towns, structures of the Brazilian Oscar Niemeyer to the more intimate work of Mexicosinfrastructure is experiencing a paradigm shift where multiple-use programming Luis Barragan.and the integration of latent ecologies is a primary consideration. Light is the Theme: Louis I. Kahn Living Modern Tropical: and the Kimbell Art Museum A Sourcebook of Stylish Interiors Louis I. Kahn Phyllis Richardson Yale University Press Thames & Hudson 9780300179408 9780500516409 3.02.2012 28.08.2012 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: twarda Cena: 10,99 GBP Cena: 29,95 GBPOriginally published in 1975 as a memorial to the Kimbell Art Museums architect, Living Modern Tropical is the ultimate visual resource for contemporary tropicalLouis I. Kahn, "Light Is the Theme" provides an extended expression of the major living, featuring scores of glorious interiors from tropical regions where thethemes articulated in his design for the museum. expression of modern living has found its natural home. Luxury Minimal: Minimalist Interiors Why Architecture Matters in the Grand Style Fritz von der Schulenburg Paul Goldberger Thames & Hudson Yale University Press 9780500515839 9780300168174 22.10.2012 30.04.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 42 GBP Cena: 11,99 GBPOne of the worlds leading interiors photographers, Fritz von der Schulenburg Why Architecture Matters is not a work of architectural history or a guide to theopens his archive to share his stunningly beautiful photographs of minimalist but styles or an architectural dictionary, though it contains elements of all three.grand interiors around the world. Manuscript Marion Mahony Reconsidered Müller-Schöll, Axel David Van Zanten Birkhauser The University of Chicago Press 9783034613194 9780226850818 1.04.2013 5.07.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 34,95 EUR Cena: 29 GBPMANUscript is a reference book sui generis: a combination of inspiration, guide, Marion Mahony Griffin (1871-1961) was an American architect and artist, one ofand notebook. It explores basic aspects of interior design (ceilings, floors, walls, the first licensed female architects in the world, designer for Frank Lloyd Wrightsdoors, stairs) and the relevant materials used (rugs, wall paint, glass, wood Chicago studio, and an original member of the Prairie School of architecture.products, stone, concrete). Masterpieces: Material Revolution 2 Roof Architecture + Design Manuela Roth Peters, Sascha Braun Publishing AG Birkhauser 9783037681138 9783038214762 25.06.2012 01.06.2013 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 35 GBP Cena: 59,95 EURAffordable building lots in central locations in the large cities and metropolises are The signifi cance of sustainable and intelligent materials in design and architecturerare. When there are no available gaps in the urban structure, attic conversions has increased enormously over the last two years. Numerous new products haveand extensions are an interesting and favored form of redensification. been introduced to the market and designers’ thirst for knowledge about the sustainability of new material is as strong as ever, making a sequel to Material Revolution 9
  9. 9. ARCHITEKTURA Michelangelo Mies Van Der Rohe: A Critical Biography Giulio Carlo Argan Franz Schulze Phaidon Press The University of Chicago Press 9781780750057 9780226756004 13.02.2012 16.11.2012 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: twarda Cena: 29,95 GBP Cena: 29 GBPMichelangelo (1475 - 1564), one of the great artistic figures of the Renaissance, is Mies van der Rohe: A Critical Biography is a major rewriting and expansion ofbest known as a sculptor and painter. However he was also an important and Franz Schulzes acclaimed 1985 biography, which was the first full treatment ofhighly original architect despite asserting that architecture was not his profession. the master architect and is still today considered the standard biography. In collaboration with architect Edward Windhorst, Schulze has revisited every page of the book and incorporated extensive new research on Mies. Millau Viaduct Mobility of the line Art Architecture Design Norman Foster Ivana Wingham Prestel Birkhauser 9783791346878 9783034608244 15.11.2012 1.04.2013 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 19,99 GBP Cena: 49,95 EURSpanning the spectacular gorge of the River Tarn in southern France, the Millau Line is the constitutive moment of every drawing and forms the core element ofViaduct provides a critical link in the A75 autoroute between Clermont-Ferrand any design — for architecture, art, urban design, or design in general. It cannot beand Beziers. Commissioned by the French state, the 2.46 km-long viaduct reduced to a purely linear system, but rather takes on complex and dynamic formsresolves numerous structural and design challenges in an elegant cable-stayed that attract the viewer in various ways, both consciously and suggestively.form. More: The Architecture of Lyons Network Living: Architecture 1996-2011 for All Generations Justine Clark Annette Becker Thames & Hudson Prestel 9780500500286 9783791352565 18.05.2012 22.02.2013 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 75 GBP Cena: 35 GBPLyons, one of Australias most significant architectural practices, has produced a It is estimated that only 5% of the western hemispheres current housing stock isstriking body of work over the 15 years since its inception. suitable for elderly residents. Fortunately, todays generation of architects is working towards increasing the availability and variety of housing for older people. New Geographies: v. 3: New Geographies: v. 4: Urbanisms of Color Scales of the Earth Gareth Doherty El Hadi Jazairy Harvard Graduate School of Design Harvard Graduate School of Design 9781934510261 9781934510278 1.07.2011 1.07.2011 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: miękka Cena: 14,95 GBP Cena: 14,95 GBPColor is a ubiquitous yet essential part of the city, creating and shaping urban The first Apollo images of the Earth produced a perspective enabling humanity toform. Who can forget the whites of modernist Brasilia? The greens of historic act on Earth and its nature as if it controlled it from "outside".Cairo? The rosy reds of Petra? The terracottas of South Americas shantytowns?The color cacophonies of Times Square and Shinjuku? On and by Frank Lloyd Wright: A Primer On the Ruins of Babel: Architectural of Architectural Principles Metaphor in German Thought Robert McCarter Daniel L. Purdy Phaidon Press Cornell University Press 9780714863160 9780801476761 13.02.2012 1.10.2010 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: miękka Cena: 19,95 GBP Cena: 21,5 GBPFew architects shaped the course of architectural history as dramatically as Frank The eighteenth century struggled to define architecture as either an art or aLloyd Wright. While Wright has long been the focus of scholarly debate, among his science – the image of the architect as a grand figure who synthesizes all otherother many accomplishments during his long career he was also the author of key disciplines within a single master plan emerged from this discourse. Immanuelessays on design that have influenced generations of architects. Kant and Johann Wolfgang Goethe described the architect as their equal, a genius with godlike creativity. 10
  10. 10. ARCHITEKTURA Orsanmichele and the History and Ove Arup: Philosophy of Design Preservation of the Civic Monument Carl Brandon Strehlke NIgel Tonks Yale University Press Prestel 9780300135893 9783791347318 3.04.2012 15.11.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 50 GBP Cena: 24,99 GBPThis far-ranging collection of essays - the first book-length scholarly exploration of The founder of the engineering firm, which continues to realize seminal structuresOrsanmichele since 1996 - marks the conclusion of a decades-long campaign to around the world, Ove Arup is widely acknowledged as the most significantrestore the magnificent medieval church and its art, most notably Orsanmicheles engineer of his time.celebrated niche sculptures. Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects Persian Art and Architecture Pelli Clarke Henri Stierlin Birkhauser Thames & Hudson 9783034608251 9780500516423 1.05.2013 22.10.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 59,95 EUR Cena: 42 GBPPelli Clarke Pelli, founded in 1977 by Cesar Pelli, is an architectural office of Persian art and architecture have a rich heritage that stretches far beyond theworldwide renown. They are known in particular for their elegant and technically borders of modern-day Iran, from the Abbasid monuments of Baghdad to theadvanced tower designs. These are usually characterized by taut, seamless splendid Timurid buildings of Samarqand and Bukhara.envelopes without exposed profiles – their visual structure is achieved by subtlystaggered forms or variations in the color or materiality of the façade glazing. Phaidon Atlas of 21st Century World Product Development and Architecture Architecture Phaidon Editors Pottgiesser, Uta / Strauß, Holger Phaidon Press Birkhauser 9780714848785 9783034608411 24.10.2011 01.03.2013 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: miękka Cena: 14,95 GBP Cena: 44,95 EURA condensed version of the Phaidon Atlas of 21st Century World Architecture, this In the construction sector, demand is steadily increasing for innovative edition is pocket sized and portable, ideal for the holiday or business Product Development and Architecture presents selected examples that illustratetraveller. Organized geographically and illustrated with global, sub-regional and city how the planning disciplines can contribute to such innovations in building.maps, the buildings are easily located. Introductory essays comprehensively explain the thematic and methodological framework. Renaissance Gothic: Architecture and Residential Architecture the Arts in Northern Europe, 1470-1540 for Senior Citizens Ethan Matt Kavaler Chris van Uffelen Yale University Press Braun Publishing AG 9780300167924 9783037681084 3.01.2012 2.04.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 45 GBP Cena: 45 GBPThis compelling book offers a new paradigm for the periodization of the arts, one Citizens in retirement age are becoming an ever greater but also more active partthat counters a prevailing Italianate bias among historians of northern Europe of of society. Along with this demographic and socio-cultural shift a new emphasis isthis era. The years after 1500 brought the construction of several iconic Late placed on living quality and atmosphere at home beyond functionality and clinicalGothic monuments, including the transept facades of Beauvais cathedral in cleanliness. In contrast to the general idea of “retirement home“, senior residencesnorthern France, much of Kings College in Cambridge. of today are superbly designed and furnished service domiciles. Sacred Concrete Schlepping Through Ambivalence The Churches of Le Corbusier Varia Stanley Tigerman Birkhauser Yale University Press 9783034608237 9780300175417 01.03.2013 4.10.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 59,95 EUR Cena: 35 GBPLe Corbusier not only designed and built churches; he was also intensely Chicago architect and iconoclast Stanley Tigerman has been called a designinterested in religion and faith. Reconciliation) in Berlin by Reitermann & maven who can spit venom like a snake. Though he is at times sharply critical, hisSassenroth. Flora Samuel holds a PhD in architecture and teaches design and ability to cut to the core of architectural discourse has opened this insular world toarchitecture history at the University of Bath, UK, and is the author of numerous a broader audience. His words and theories are appealing for their candour andpublications. are backed by his long-standing architectural 11
  11. 11. ARCHITEKTURA Sex and Buildings: Modern Architecture Signs, Streets, and Storefronts: and the Sexual Revolution A History of Architecture and Graphics Richard J. Williams Martin Treu Reaktion Books Johns Hopkins University Press 9781780231044 9781421404943 1.05.2013 9.11.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 25 GBP Cena: 26 GBPMassive modern skyscrapers, obelisks, towers - all are structures that, thanks to Signs, Streets, and Storefronts addresses more than 200 years of signs and placetheir phallic shape, are often associated with sex. But other buildings are more -marking along Americas commercial corridors. From small-town squares tosubtly connected, as they provide the frameworks for our sexual lives and act as Broadway, State Street, and Wilshire Boulevard, Martin Treu follows designreminders of our sexual memories and fantasies. developments into the present and explores issues of historic preservation. Smart Casual: The Transformation Somerset: North and Bristol of Gourmet Restaurant Style in America Alison Pearlman Andrew Foyle The University of Chicago Press Yale University Press 9780226651408 9780300126587 15.04.2013 18.11.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 16 GBP Cena: 35 GBPFine dining and the accolades of Michelin stars once meant chandeliers, white This fully revised survey is the essential companion to the architecture of one oftablecloths, and suited waiters with elegant accents. It was unthinkable that a Englands most rewarding regions. The Georgian spa of Bath and the medievalgourmet chef would stoop to plate a burger or a taco in his kitchen. cathedral city of Wells are deservedly famous, each the finest of its kind in the country. A separate section covers the port of Bristol, with its rich and confident buildings of every period and type. South Ulster, the Counties of Armagh, Stirling and Gowan: Cavan, and Monaghan Architecture from Austerity to Affluence Kevin V. Mulligan Mark Crinson Yale University Press Yale University Press 9780300186017 9780300177282 30.04.2013 20.04.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 35 GBP Cena: 40 GBPThe newest volume in the "Buildings of Ireland" series covers the inland counties James Stirling (1924-1992) is acclaimed as the most influential and controversialof Cavan, Monaghan, and Armagh, an area stretching from the thinly populated modern British architect. His partnership with James Gowan (b. 1923) betweenuplands around the Cuilcagh Mountains and the cradle of the Shannon to the 1956 and 1963 put postwar British architecture on the international map, and theirfertile Blackwater valley and southern shores of Lough Neagh. Leicester University Engineering Building became an iconic monument for a new kind of modernism. Stripes: Design Between the Lines Support I Materialise Linda OKeeffe Dirk Bayer Thames & Hudson Birkhauser 9780500516690 9783034600408 4.02.2013 1.12.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 29,95 GBP Cena: 40 EURThe simplest and most ancient of all decorative markings, stripes continue to Wall, support, ceiling, and roof make up the skeleton of nearly every building. Thisfascinate. Natural inspirations in the forms of zebra stripes, rippled sand dunes, fourth volume in the series SCALE," "Support - Materialize, takes an in-depth lookand intricately gnarled wood grain have led us to use stripes in every permutation. at these load-bearing structures, covering the development and realization ofsometimes charged symbols have even changed the course of world history. appropriate constructions from idea and design intention all the way to constructional implementation. Sussex: East with Brighton and Hove Terror and Wonder: Architecture in a Tumultuous Age Nicholas Antram Blair Kamin Yale University Press The University of Chicago Press 9780300184730 9780226423128 31.05.2013 11.11.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 35 GBP Cena: 12,5 GBPThe "East Sussex" volume of "The Buildings of England" covers an area ranging For nearly twenty years now, Blair Kamin of the Chicago Tribune has exploredfrom the High Weald in the north of the county to the massive ridge of the South how architecture captures our imagination and engages our deepest emotions. ADowns and the resort towns and ancient ports of the coast. winner of the Pulitzer Prize for criticism and writer of the widely read Cityscapes blog, Kamin treats his subjects not only as works of art but also as symbols of the cultural and political forces that inspire them. 12