Architecture: Architect Monographs

  • Wooden Church Architecture of the Russian North: Regional Schools and Traditions (14th - 19th centuries) book cover

    Wooden Church Architecture of the Russian North

    Regional Schools and Traditions (14th - 19th centuries), 1st Edition

    By Evgeny Khodakovsky

    The book presents a broad panoramic overview of church architecture in the Russian North between the fourteenth and nineteenth centuries. While it is inevitably overshadowed by the imperial splendour of the country’s capital cities, this unique phenomenon is regarded as the most distinctive…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Marco Frascari's Dream House: A Theory of Imagination book cover

    Marco Frascari's Dream House

    A Theory of Imagination, 1st Edition

    By Marco Frascari, Federica Goffi

    This previously unpublished work is essential reading for anyone who has followed Marco Frascari’s scholarship and teachings over the last three decades. It also provides the perfect introduction for anyone new to his writings. As ever, Frascari does not offer prescriptive tools and frameworks to…

    Paperback – 2017-03-09
    Routledge

  • NATØ: Narrative Architecture in Postmodern London book cover

    NATØ: Narrative Architecture in Postmodern London

    1st Edition

    By Claire Jamieson

    Chronicling the last radical architectural group of the twentieth century – NATØ (Narrative Architecture Today) – who emerged from the Architectural Association at the start of the 1980s, this book explores the group’s work which echoed a wider artistic and literary culture that drew on the…

    Paperback – 2017-01-03
    Routledge

  • Architecture and Space Re-imagined: Learning from the difference, multiplicity, and otherness of development practice book cover

    Architecture and Space Re-imagined

    Learning from the difference, multiplicity, and otherness of development practice, 1st Edition

    By Richard Bower

    As with so many facets of contemporary western life, architecture and space are often experienced and understood as a commodity or product. The premise of this book is to offer alternatives to the practices and values of such westernised space and Architecture (with a capital A), by exploring the…

    Hardback – 2016-06-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • Community Architecture (Routledge Revivals): How People Are Creating Their Own Environment book cover

    Community Architecture (Routledge Revivals)

    How People Are Creating Their Own Environment, 1st Edition

    By Nick Wates, Charles Knevitt

    First published in 1987, this title was one of the first to explore the emerging popular movement of Community Architecture, championed by Prince Charles, which gained momentum throughout Britain in the 1970s and 1980s. The conceptual framework rests fundamentally on the principle that the built…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Louis I. Kahn: Towards the Zero Degree of Concrete, 1960-1974 book cover

    Louis I. Kahn

    Towards the Zero Degree of Concrete, 1960-1974, 1st Edition

    By Anna Rosellini

    Through sheer determination and courage, Kahn has researched the nature of concrete in the form of precast, cast in place or blocks. Each of his renowned works in exposed concrete, such as the Yale Art Gallery, the Richards Laboratories, the Bath House, the Salk Institute, the National Assembly,…

    Hardback – 2014-11-13
    EPFL Press

  • Louis I. Kahn: Exposed Concrete and Hollow Stones, 1949-1959 book cover

    Louis I. Kahn

    Exposed Concrete and Hollow Stones, 1949-1959, 1st Edition

    By Roberto Gargiani

    Through sheer determination and courage, Kahn has researched the nature of concrete in the form of precast, cast in place or blocks. Each of his renowned works in exposed concrete, such as the Yale Art Gallery, the Richards Laboratories, the Bath House, the Salk Institute, the National Assembly,…

    Hardback – 2014-07-14
    EPFL Press

  • London's Contemporary Architecture: An Explorer's Guide book cover

    London's Contemporary Architecture

    An Explorer's Guide, 6th Edition

    By Ken Allinson, Victoria Thornton

    London is a living architectural exhibition. This tried and trusted portable guide will help you to find your way around one of the world’s most exciting cities, offering architectural experiences and insights into London’s finest contemporary architecture. features more than 400 buildings…

    Paperback – 2014-05-20
    Routledge

  • The Brits Who Built the Modern World book cover

    The Brits Who Built the Modern World

    1st Edition

    Edited by RIBA

    The British, we are often told, are a cautious bunch, wary of the new and conservative in their tastes. Yet, British Architecture in the 21st Century has an almost unrivalled reputation around the world for daring, innovation, creativity and flair. From Beijing to New York and Doha to Mumbai,…

    Paperback – 2014-02-13
    RIBA Publishing

  • François Blondel: Architecture, Erudition, and the Scientific Revolution book cover

    François Blondel

    Architecture, Erudition, and the Scientific Revolution, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Gerbino

    First director of the Académie royale d’architecture, François Blondel established a lasting model for architectural education that helped transform a still largely medieval profession into the one we recognize today. Most well known for his 1676 urban plan of Paris, Blondel is also celebrated as…

    Paperback – 2013-03-01
    Routledge
    The Classical Tradition in Architecture

  • Bernard Tschumi: Parc de la Villette: SuperCrit #4 book cover

    Bernard Tschumi: Parc de la Villette

    SuperCrit #4, 1st Edition

    By Samantha Hardingham, Kester Rattenbury

    The Supercrit series revisits some of the most influential architectural projects of the recent past and examines their impact on the way we think and design today. Based on live studio debates between protagonists and critics, the books describe, explore and criticise these major projects.…

    Paperback – 2011-09-29
    Routledge
    Supercrit

  • Frank Lloyd Wright’s Sacred Architecture: Faith, Form and Building Technology book cover

    Frank Lloyd Wright’s Sacred Architecture

    Faith, Form and Building Technology, 1st Edition

    By Anat Geva

    A comprehensive study of the sacred buildings built and designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, this book offers scholarly discussion with analytical drawings and photographs. These projects represent different periods of Wright’s career (from 1886 to 1958), new building technologies, and application of…

    Hardback – 2011-09-23
    Routledge

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