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Most popular Architecture: professional practice books

The most popular Architecture: professional practice books currently available. Updated weekly.
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Passive House Details: Solutions for High-Performance Design
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Becoming an Architect
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High On German Architects
Thirty-two leading German architectural practices and their signature projects in the areas of housing, commercial, public architecture and renovation.
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Architecture through Drawing
Architecture Through Drawing examines architectural drawings as objects which encapsulate complex spatial and cultural ideas.
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Manual of Section: Paul Lewis, Marc Tsurumaki, and David J. Lewis
The first comprehensive book about section in architecture, containing 63 newly constructed, highly detailed cross-section perspectives of key buildings from the past 100 years
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Thinking Outside the Box: Reimagining Television Centre
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Metric Handbook: Planning and Design Data
Metric Handbook: Planning And Design Data, 6Th Edition by Pamela Buxton, 9781138714687, T&F/Routledge
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Housing Design Handbook: A Guide to Good Practice
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Frank Gehry
Featuring fifty of Frank Gehry's most important projects, this lavish monograph presents the full range of the architect's work from the past two decades.
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RIBA National Award Winners 2018
The RIBA National Awards Winners 2018 showcases the very best of British Architecture. This book features the 49 award-winning buildings and is written from the viewpoint of the jury members. One of the 49 will go on to win the prestigious Stirling Prize.
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Spatial Agency: Other Ways of Doing Architecture
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BIG. HOT TO COLD. An Odyssey of Architectural Adaptation
Through scorching heat to unforgiving chills, BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group presents a dazzling round-up of adaptive architecture in extreme environments around the world. In coordination with a major exhibition at the National Building Museum, Washington, 60 case studies show how structures can become holistic ecosystems of both economic and...
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Archigram - The Book
A comprehensive documentation of Archigram's iconic works, with drawings reproduced in large scale on the landscape format. Includes contributions from all the Archigram founder members, and essays by critics.
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Drawing for Architecture: How to Explore Concepts, Define Elements, and Create Effective Built Design Through Illustration
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Guide to JCT Design and Build Contract 2016
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Wang Shu and Amateur Architecture Studio
A survey of Wang Shu's critical attitude toward overly rationalized architecture
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Site Planning: International Practice
A comprehensive, state-of-the-art guide to site planning, covering planning processes, new technologies, and sustainability, with extensive treatment of practices in rapidly urbanizing countries.
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Breaking Ground: Architecture by Women
A ground-breaking visual survey of architecture designed by women from the early twentieth century to the present day
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Future Healthcare Design
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Modern Construction Envelopes
Using examples by renowned architects, this book presents the constructive and material-related details. It is based on a text, photos, and standardized detail drawings, as well as 3D representations of the components.
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Graphic Design for Architects: A Manual for Visual Communication
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Office: US Manual
An examination of the professional world of architecture with reflections by over 50 architects, artists and writers.
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How Architects Write
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Young Architects 19: Support
The Architectural League Prize for Young Architects + Designers is an annual competition. The 2017 competition theme, Support, defines the term as 'an artifice that props architecture up while in turn facilitating new ideas, new forms, and new opportunities for action'.
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Humanitarian Architecture: 15 stories of architects working after disaster
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Portman's America and Other Speculations
Portman's America & Other Speculations takes an unconventional and speculative approach towards the understanding and future potentials of the work of one of the world's most creative, controversial, daring, and prolific architects.
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From Idea to Site (missing jacket): A project guide to creating better landscapes
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Creating the Productive Workplace: Places to Work Creatively
"First edition published by E & FN Spon 2000. Second edition published by Taylor & Francis 2006."
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Multi-Unit Housing in Urban Cities: From 1800 to Present Day
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Building from Tradition: Local Materials and Methods in Contemporary Architecture
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Why Do Architects Wear Black?
"Why is it really that architects wear black?" Even though she herself is an architect, and wears black, she did not have an answer on the spot. For the purpose of the new edition, this legendary collection was expanded by new notable, amusing, pragmatic, and quirky reasons: "Please read - and don't ask me why architects wear black!".
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Public Interest Design Education Guidebook: Curricula, Strategies, and SEED Academic Case Studies
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Changing Shape of Architecture: Further Cases of Integrating Research and Design in Practice
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Single-Handedly: Contemporary Architects Draw by Hand
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Color for Architects (Architecture Brief)
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Business of Architecture: Your Guide to a Financially Successful Firm
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LabStudio: Design Research between Architecture and Biology
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Business Principles for Landscape Contracting
Revision of: Business principles of landscape contracting. 2013. 2nd edition.
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Innovations in Behavioural Health Architecture
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Why Architects Matter: Evidencing and Communicating the Value of Architects
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Product Design and Sustainability: Strategies, Tools and Practice
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New Modes: Redefining Practice
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Defining Contemporary Professionalism (missing jacket): For Architects in Practice and Education
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Representing Landscapes: Analogue
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Constructing the Architect: An Introduction to Design, Research, Planning, and Education
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Production of Heritage: The Politicisation of Architectural Conservation
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Martin Rauch: Refined Earth: Construction & Design with Rammed Earth
A fundamental guide to building with earth.
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Professional Studies in Architecture: A Primer
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Architect as Worker: Immaterial Labor, the Creative Class, and the Politics of Design
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Contract Administration: RIBA Plan of Work 2013 Guide