Architecture

Architecture

  • Front cover of the book Meier Pages from the book Meier

    Meier: Basic Architecture

    $15.00
    Ever since his self-proclamation as part of the “New York Five,”  Richard Meier has risen through one top commission after another to the dizzy heights of architectural stardom. From Madison Square Garden to Shenzhen, China, his sleek, luminously...
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  • Front cover of the book Zaha Hadid Pages from the book Zaha Hadid

    Zaha Hadid: Basic Architecture

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    Discover the audacious futurism of Zaha Hadid. As the first woman to win both the Pritzker Prize for architecture and the RIBA Royal Gold Medal,  Hadid broke the rules and re-defined the game, despite some saying her  designs were unbuildable...
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  • Front cover of the book Eames Pages from the book Eames

    Eames: Basic Architecture

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    The creative duo Charles Eames and Ray Kaiser Eames transformed the visual character of America. Though best known for their furniture, the husband and wife team were also forerunners in architecture, textile design, photography, and film.   The...
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  • Front cover of the book F.L. Wright Pages from the book F.L. Wright

    F. L. Wright: Basic Architecture

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    Acclaimed as the “father of skyscrapers,” the quintessentially American icon Frank Lloyd Wright was an architect of aspiration. He believed in giving cultivated American life its fitting architectural equivalent and applied his idealism to...
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  • Front cover of the book Miles Van Der Rohe Pages of the book Miles Van Der Rohe

    Mies van der Rohe: Basic Architecture

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    Mies van der Rohe’s philosophy was one of underlying truth in pure forms and proportions. With the help of contemporary technological and material developments, he sought a stripped-down purity to architecture, showcased by the likes of the Seagram...
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  • Front cover of the book Le Corbusier Pages from the book Le Corbusier

    Le Corbusier: Basic Architecture

    $15.00
    Even in his unrealized projects, Le Corbusier redefined modern living, synthesizing functionalism, expressionism, and expansive urban thinking from Switzerland to Chandigarh, India. This book provides a succinct  introduction to his trailblazing...
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  • Front cover of the book Breuer Pages from the book Breuer

    Breuer: Basic Architecture

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    In 1956, TIME magazine called him one of the defining “form-givers of the 20th century.”  Today, Marcel Breuer remains a locus classicus of modernism for architects and designers alike.  From his landmark tubular furniture to “binuclear”...
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  • Front cover of the book Munch Pages from the book Munch

    Munch: Basic Art 2.0

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    A hairless, ghostly figure on a bridge. The sky orange-red above him.  His hands raised to his ears, his mouth wide in a haunting wail. In painting The Scream, Edvard Munch created Mona Lisa for our times. The shriek of his iconic figure...
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    Philadelphia: Portraits of the City

    $65.00
    "Our Philadelphia, as is all our history, is made of these moments:  photographs and stories. And in our effort to find and delineate these  moments we also recognized that we approached a sense of place. Circling  ever closer to a shared...
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  • Front of book "Philadelphia Architecture: A Guide To The City" Interior of book "Philadelphia Architecture: A Guide To The City"

    Philadelphia Architecture: A Guide To The City

    $28.00
    By John Andrew Gallery Divided into four sections, Philadel­phia Architecture proceeds chronologically from the founding of the city in 1682 into the early Federal period, through its in­dustrialization in the 19th century and its growth as a metropolis...
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