Architectuur

Designing Change

Eric Firley

Over the timespan of just one generation the planet’s pace of urbanization has dramatically increased. Through these dynamics and its resulting environmental threats, new challenges have emerged that deeply question the validity of the post-war planning paradigms. Dominant ideologies have been replaced by a problem-solving attitude, increased economic pressure an... [lees verder]

Make Sense

Arkitekter, White

White Arkitekter, Scandinavia’s leading interdisciplinary architecture practice, create environments that inspire sustainable ways of living. An employee-owned company, White is a collective of people interested in people. They are architects, anthropologists, planners, engineers, artists, sustainability experts, researchers and more.   In their new book, White showcase over 80 international projects. By int... [lees verder]

Bawa Staircases

Robson, David

Aimed at architecture students and professionals. Bawa Staircases offers the reader a primer of how staircases are often the most dynamic and theatrical spatial elements of a building or landscape. It is a compelling addition to the literature on Sri Lanka’s preeminent architect, Geoffrey Bawa and showcases his ... [lees verder]

Houses

Press, Phaidon

The experiments in house design and the new methods and materials for domesticity brought about by these are explored in this high-quality examination of legendary and lesser-known contributors to this timeline [lees verder]

Brick, Mini Format

Hall, William

A fresh and architecturally-inclined exploration of the aesthetic possibilities of brick, containing inspiring and interesting images bound in desirable textured cover [lees verder]