Architecture: Professional Practice

  • Nature Inside: A biophilic design guide book cover

    Nature Inside

    A biophilic design guide, 1st Edition

    By William D. Browning, Catherine O. Ryan

    Written by a leading proponent of biophilic design, this is the only practical guide to biophilic design principles for interior designers. Describing the key benefits, principles and processes of biophilic design, Nature Inside illustrates the implementation of biophilic design in…

    Paperback – 2020-09-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Architecture or Revolution: Emancipatory Critique After Marx book cover

    Architecture or Revolution

    Emancipatory Critique After Marx, 1st Edition

    By Nadir Lahiji

    By linking building theory to the emancipatory project of critique advanced by radical thinkers in our time, this work investigates the key conceptual and historical elements that culminate in an emancipatory theory of building entitled: 'Toward A Philosophy of Shelter’. Taking Marx as its only…

    Paperback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge

  • Museums and Design for Creative Lives book cover

    Museums and Design for Creative Lives

    1st Edition

    By Suzanne MacLeod

    Museums and Design for Creative Lives questions what we sacrifice when we allow economic imperatives to shape public museums, whilst also considering the implications of these new museum realities. It also asks: how might we instead design for creative lives? Drawing together 28 case studies of…

    Paperback – 2020-08-15 
    Routledge

  • Architecture for the Commons: Participatory Systems in the Age of Platforms book cover

    Architecture for the Commons

    Participatory Systems in the Age of Platforms, 1st Edition

    By Jose Sanchez

    Architecture for the Commons dives into an analysis of how the tectonics of a building is fundamentally linked to the economic organizations that allow them to exist. By tracing the origins and promises of current technological practices in design, the book provides an alternative path, one that…

    Paperback – 2020-08-10 
    Routledge

  • Data, Matter, Design: Strategies in Computational Design book cover

    Data, Matter, Design

    Strategies in Computational Design, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frank Melendez, Nancy Diniz, Marcella Del Signore

    Data, Matter, Design presents a comprehensive overview of current design processes that rely on the input of data and use of computational design strategies, and their relationship to an array of physical outputs. Technological changes, through the use of computational tools and processes, have…

    Paperback – 2020-07-30 
    Routledge

  • Practiceopolis: Stories from the Architectural Profession book cover

    Practiceopolis: Stories from the Architectural Profession

    1st Edition

    By Yasser Megahed

    This is a graphic novel about the contemporary architectural profession, in which it acts as the protagonist in the form of an imaginary city called Practiceopolis. The novel narrates quasi-realistic stories that exaggerate the architectural everyday and the tacit, in order to make them prominent…

    Paperback – 2020-07-27 
    Routledge

  • Drone Futures: UAS in Landscape and Urban Design book cover

    Drone Futures

    UAS in Landscape and Urban Design, 1st Edition

    By Paul Cureton

    Drone Futures explores new paradigms in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) in landscape and urban design. UAS or drones can be deployed with direct application to the built environment; this book explores the myriad of contemporary and future possibilities of the design medium, its aesthetic, mapping…

    Paperback – 2020-07-20 
    Routledge

  • Energy Modelling in Architecture: A Practice Guide: A practice guide book cover

    Energy Modelling in Architecture: A Practice Guide

    A practice guide, 1st Edition

    By Sonja Oliviera, Bill Gething, Elena Marco

    This book offers a practical guide to embedding energy modelling in architectural practice. With expert contributions from leading architects and practices, this book illustrates architects’ approaches to learning, sharing and integrating energy modelling across a range of design projects, in both…

    Hardback – 2020-07-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Estate Regeneration: Learning from the Past, Housing Communities of the Future book cover

    Estate Regeneration

    Learning from the Past, Housing Communities of the Future, 1st Edition

    By Brendan Kilpatrick, Manisha Patel

    One hundred years ago, the Addison Act created the circumstances for the large scale construction of municipal housing in the UK. This would lead to the most prolific phases of housing estate building the country has ever seen. The legacy of this historic period has been tackled for the last…

    Paperback – 2020-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Radical Housing: Designing multi-generational and co-living housing for all book cover

    Radical Housing

    Designing multi-generational and co-living housing for all, 1st Edition

    By Caroline Dove

    Radical Housing explores the planning, technical, financial, health-based and social background for developing multi-generational homes and co-living. Abundantly illustrated with case studies and plans from projects across the UK and abroad, this book inform sand inspires the delivery of…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Rethinking Modernity: Between the local and the International book cover

    Rethinking Modernity

    Between the local and the International, 1st Edition

    By Antigoni Katsakou

    This book proposes alternative interpretations of broadly-debated concepts within architectural modernity. Bringing into view the work of lesser-known architects from across the globe, alongside previously unexplored aspects of mainstream masters of the Modern, Rethinking Modernity puts forward a…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Masterplanning for Change: Designing the Resilient City book cover

    Masterplanning for Change

    Designing the Resilient City, 1st Edition

    By Ombretta Romice, Sergio Porta, Alessandra Feliciotti

    Cities are under increased pressure to be resilient and resistant to the effects of climate change and rapid urbanisation. However, this idea has still not been fully integrated in to practice. This book presents a practical approach to masterplanning the city and its areas (existing and new) as…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    RIBA Publishing

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