all ebooks in category: Architecture Criticism (25)

The SAGE Handbook of Architectural Theory
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1446282635, 1412946131 | 776 pages | PDF | 14,8 MB

The SAGE Handbook of Architectural Theory documents and builds upon some of the most innovative developments in architectural theory over the last two decades. Bringing …

Violence Taking Place: The Architecture of the Kosovo Conflict
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0804769354 | PDF | pages: 220 | 1.7 mb

While the construction of architecture has a place in architectural discourse, its destruction, generally seen as incompatible with the very idea of "culture," has been …

Broken Glass: Mies van der Rohe, Edith Farnsworth, and the Fight Over a Modernist Masterpiece
English | March 17th, 2020 | ISBN: 0399592717 | 352 pages | EPUB | 9.19 MB

The true story of the intimate relationship that gave birth to the Farnsworth House, a masterpiece of twentieth-century architecture—and disintegrated into a bitter feud over …

Architecture: Form, Space, and Order, 4th Edition (repost)
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1118745086 | 464 pages | PDF | 82 MB

The revered architectural reference, updated with contemporary examples and interactive 3D models An access card with redemption code for the online Interactive Resource Center is …

Building the State: Architecture, Politics, and State Formation in Postwar Central Europe
English | May 28, 2013 | ISBN: 041562293X | EPUB | 224 pages | 3.2 MB

The built environment of former socialist countries is often deemed uniform and drab, an apt reflection of a repressive regime. Building the State peeks behind …

Why Architects Still Draw
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0262525488 | 136 pages | PDF | 3,3 MB

Why would an architect reach for a pencil when drawing software and AutoCAD are a click away? Use a ruler when 3D-scanners and GPS devices …

The City Crown by Bruno Taut
English | 2015 | ISBN: 147242199X, 1138572322 | 188 pages | PDF | 9,7 MB

This book is the first English translation of the German architect Bruno Taut's early twentieth century anthology Die Stadtkrone (The City Crown). Written under the …

Architecture: A Historical Perspective (Repost)
English | ISBN: 3868593152 | 2014 | EPUB | 224 pages | 19,8 MB

Elucidating the history of world architecture–from the pyramids of Egypt and the temples of Greece to the ecological architecture of today–for both student and general …

The Grandest Madison Square Garden: Art, Scandal, and Architecture in Gilded Age New York (New York State)
English | June 26th, 2019 | ISBN: 0815611102 | 472 pages | PDF | 56.97 MB

November 1891, the heart of Gilded Age Manhattan. Thousands filled the streets surrounding Madison Square, fingers pointing, mouths agape. After countless struggles, Stanford White—the country's …

Building the State: Architecture, Politics, and State Formation in Postwar Central Europe
2013 | ISBN: 041562293X | English | 224 pages | PDF | 9 MB

The built environment of former socialist countries is often deemed uniform and drab, an apt reflection of a repressive regime. Building the State peeks behind …