Architecture: Professional Practice

  • The Sustainable Tall Building: A Design Primer book cover

    The Sustainable Tall Building

    A Design Primer

    By Philip Oldfield

    The Sustainable Tall Building: A Design Primer is an accessible and highly illustrated guide, which primes those involved in the design and research of tall buildings to dramatically improve their sustainable performance. Using a mixture of original research and analysis, best-practice design…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Precision in Architectural Production: certainty, ambiguity and deviation in architectural practice book cover

    Precision in Architectural Production

    certainty, ambiguity and deviation in architectural practice

    By Mhairi McVicar

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • The Portfolio: A Guide for Architects and Designers book cover

    The Portfolio

    A Guide for Architects and Designers, 2nd Edition

    By Igor Marjanović, Katerina Rüedi Ray, Lesley Naa Norle Lokko, Elisa Kim

    Paperback – 2019-02-28 
    Routledge

  • An Architecture Manifesto: Critical Reason and Theories of a Failed Practice book cover

    An Architecture Manifesto

    Critical Reason and Theories of a Failed Practice

    By Nadir Lahiji

    What is a manifesto? In basic terms, a manifesto is ‘the invention of future for the present’. We have been oblivious to the fact the twentieth century was the century of manifestos. It was the century of programmatic declarations, radical and avant-garde political, artistic and architectural…

    Paperback – 2019-02-26 
    Routledge

  • The Architecture of Full-Scale Mock-ups: From Representation to Reality book cover

    The Architecture of Full-Scale Mock-ups

    From Representation to Reality

    By Nick Gelpi

    Paperback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge

  • Superusers: Design Technology Specialists and the Future of Practice book cover

    Superusers

    Design Technology Specialists and the Future of Practice

    By Randy Deutsch

    Design technology is changing both architectural practice and the role of the architect and related design professionals. With new technologies and work processes appearing every week, how can practitioners be expected to stay on top and thrive? In a word, Superusers. Superusers: Design Technology…

    Paperback – 2019-02-11 
    Routledge

  • Representing Landscapes: Analogue book cover

    Representing Landscapes

    Analogue

    By Nadia Amoroso

    The fourth book in Nadia Amoroso‘s Representing Landscapes series, this text focuses on traditional methods of visual representation in landscape architectural education. Building on from the previous titles in the series, which look at digital and hybrid techniques, Representing Landscapes: Analog…

    Paperback – 2019-01-30 
    Routledge
    Representing Landscapes

  • How Drawings Work: A User-Friendly Theory book cover

    How Drawings Work

    A User-Friendly Theory

    By Susan C. Piedmont-Palladino

    How Drawings Work cheekily explains that what architects make is information that enables other people to make buildings. That information comes in a variety of forms: drawings by hand and computer, models both physical and virtual, and words as needed. The book reflects in witty prose on the…

    Paperback – 2019-01-16 
    Routledge

  • Walking, Landscape and Environment book cover

    Walking, Landscape and Environment

    Edited by David Borthwick, Pippa Marland, Anna Stenning

    Walking, Landscape and Environment explores walking as a method of research and practice in the humanities and creative arts, emerging from a recent surge of growth in urban and rural walking. This edited collection of essays from leading international figures in the field presents an enquiry into,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Landscape and Environmental Design

  • Pathways to Well-Being in Design: Examples from the Arts, Humanities and the Built Environment book cover

    Pathways to Well-Being in Design

    Examples from the Arts, Humanities and the Built Environment

    Edited by Richard Coles, Sandra Costa, Sharon Watson

    How can we achieve and promote well-being? Drawing on examples from the arts, humanities and design, this book brings together work from a wide range of areas to reveal the unique ways in which different disciplines approach the universal goal of supporting well-being. Pathways to Well-Being in…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Mass Customization and Design Democratization book cover

    Mass Customization and Design Democratization

    Edited by Branko Kolarevic, José Pinto Duarte

    Parametric design and digital fabrication are enabling non-designers to mass produce non-standard, highly differentiated products – from shoes and tableware to furniture and even houses. The result of these newly available mass customization tools has been a ‘democratization’ of design. Mass…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge

  • The Design Student's Journey: understanding How Designers Think book cover

    The Design Student's Journey

    understanding How Designers Think

    By Bryan Lawson

    Being a professional designer is one of the most intellectually rewarding careers. Learning to become a designer can be tremendous fun but it can also be frustrating and at times painful. What you have to do to become a designer is not often clearly laid out and can seem mysterious. Over the past…

    Paperback – 2018-12-13 
    Routledge

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