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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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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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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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Passive House Details: Solutions for High-Performance Design
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Thinking Outside the Box: Reimagining Television Centre
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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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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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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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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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Wang Shu and Amateur Architecture Studio
A survey of Wang Shu's critical attitude toward overly rationalized architecture
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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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Four Walls and a Roof: The Complex Nature of a Simple Profession
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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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Guide to JCT Design and Build Contract 2016
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New Architecture New York
A magnificent photographic compilation of New York City's best new architecture, this book features projects by leading firms working today.
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Housing Design Handbook: A Guide to Good Practice
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How Architects Write
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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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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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Drawing for Architecture: How to Explore Concepts, Define Elements, and Create Effective Built Design Through Illustration
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Solid Objectives...: Order, Edge, Aura
A manifesto of a leading New York-based architectural design firm.
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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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Innovations in Behavioural Health Architecture
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Product Design and Sustainability: Strategies, Tools and Practice
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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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Public Interest Design Education Guidebook: Curricula, Strategies, and SEED Academic Case Studies
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Company Gardens: Green Spaces for Retreat & Inspiration
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Single-Handedly: Contemporary Architects Draw by Hand
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Color for Architects (Architecture Brief)
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New Architecture Los Angeles
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Sauerbruch Hutton: Archive 2
Lars Mu ller presents a second major monograph on Sauerbruch Hutton, Archive 2 that follows on from the previous Archive that recorded the practice's work from its inception in 1989 to 2006.
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Business of Architecture: Your Guide to a Financially Successful Firm
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Key Concepts in Public Archaeology
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Business Principles for Landscape Contracting
Revision of: Business principles of landscape contracting. 2013. 2nd edition.
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Competition Grid: Experimenting With and Within Architecture Competitions
The Competition Grid: Experimenting With and Within Architecture Competitions is a comprehensive review of architectural competitions. Each section features international research overviews as well as lively discussions with experts that draw on first-hand experience of competition process.
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Changing Shape of Architecture: Further Cases of Integrating Research and Design in Practice
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Young Visionaries: The New Generation of Architects
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New Modes: Redefining Practice
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Building to Educate: School Architecture & Design
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Constructing the Architect: An Introduction to Design, Research, Planning, and Education
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Practical Building Conservation: Stone
Stone considers the wide variety of historical uses, from simple masonry walling through to elaborate carving and decoration. The book considers why stone decays or fails and how to assess and understand the causes, before concentrating on the practical methods of treatment, repair and maintenance.
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Practical Building Conservation: Earth, Brick and Terracotta
Earth, Brick and Terracotta deals with fired and unfired clay products. It considers their technological evolution, the processes causing deterioration and how these should be assessed and the methods used for their repair and maintenance.
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Professional Studies in Architecture: A Primer
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Contract Administration: RIBA Plan of Work 2013 Guide
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Conservation: RIBA Plan of Work 2013 Guide
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HR for Creative Companies
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Martin Rauch: Gebaute Erde: Gestalten & Konstruieren mit Stampflehm
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David Adjaye: Constructed Narratives. Essays and Projects
An in-depth insight into David Adjaye's work.