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  • Dynamic Cartography: Body, Architecture, and Performative Space book cover

    Dynamic Cartography

    Body, Architecture, and Performative Space, 1st Edition

    By Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez

    Dynamic Cartography analyses the works of Rudolf Laban, Lawrence Halprin, Anne Bogart, Adolphe Appia, Cedric Price, Joan Littlewood, and Heìlio Oiticica. They are practitioners who have worked on different areas of enquiry from the existing relations between body and space through movement, events…

    Hardback – 2020-07-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Architectural Excellence in Islamic Societies: Distinction through the Aga Khan Award for Architecture book cover

    Architectural Excellence in Islamic Societies

    Distinction through the Aga Khan Award for Architecture, 1st Edition

    By Ashraf M. Salama, Marwa El-Ashmouni

    This book discusses architectural excellence in Islamic societies drawing on textual and visual materials, from the Aga Khan Documentation Centre at MIT, developed over more than three decades. At the core of the discussion are the efforts, processes, and outcomes of the Aga Khan Award for…

    Hardback – 2020-07-13 
    Routledge
    Architecture and Urbanism in the Global South

  • Emilio Sanchez in New York and Latin America book cover

    Emilio Sanchez in New York and Latin America

    1st Edition

    By Victor Deupi

    This book focuses on the life and artistic activities of Emilio Sanchez (1921-1999) in New York, and Latin America in the 1940s and 1950s. More specifically, the book will consider Sanchez in the wider context of mid-century Cuban artists, and cross-cultural exchange between New York, Cuba,…

    Hardback – 2020-07-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • The Complexities of John Hejduk’s Work: Exorcising Outlines, Apparitions and Angels book cover

    The Complexities of John Hejduk’s Work

    Exorcising Outlines, Apparitions and Angels, 1st Edition

    By J. Kevin Story

    This book traces the development of John Hejduk’s architectural career, using the idea of ‘exorcism’ to uncover his thought process when examining architectural designs. His work encouraged profound questioning on what, why and how we build, which allowed for more open discourse and enhance the…

    Hardback – 2020-06-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Ecologies Design: Transforming Architecture, Landscape, and Urbanism book cover

    Ecologies Design

    Transforming Architecture, Landscape, and Urbanism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maibritt Pedersen Zari, Peter Connolly, Mark Southcombe

    The notion of ecology has become central to contemporary design discourse. This reflects contemporary concerns for our planet and a new understanding of the primary entanglement of the human species with the rest of the world.The use of the term ‘ecology’ with design tends to refer to how to…

    Hardback – 2020-06-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sustainable Urbanism

  • People, Care and Work in the Home book cover

    People, Care and Work in the Home

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mohamed Gamal Abdelmonem, Antonio Argandoña

    Introducing novel theoretical, empirical and practical investigations with case studies from UK, Europe, South America and South East Asia, the book offers a novel global outlook on how contemporary homes are facing genuine challenges from operational, economic, spatial, social and wellbeing…

    Hardback – 2020-06-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Transnational Architecture and Urbanism: Rethinking How Cities Plan, Transform and Learn book cover

    Transnational Architecture and Urbanism

    Rethinking How Cities Plan, Transform and Learn, 1st Edition

    By Davide Ponzini

    Transnational Architecture and Urbanism combines urban planning, design, policy, and geography studies to offer place-based and project-oriented insight into relevant case studies of urban transformation in Europe, North America, Asia, and the Middle East. Since the 1990s, increasingly…

    Hardback – 2020-05-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Narrative Environments and Experience Design: Space as a Medium of Communication book cover

    Narrative Environments and Experience Design

    Space as a Medium of Communication, 1st Edition

    By Tricia Austin

    This book argues narrative, people and place are inseparable and pursues the consequences of this insight through the design of narrative environments. This a new and distinct area of practice that weaves together and extends narrative theory, spatial theory and design theory. Examples of narrative…

    Hardback – 2020-05-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Design Studies

  • The Architect as Magician book cover

    The Architect as Magician

    1st Edition

    By Albert C. Smith, Kendra Schank Smith

    The Architect as Magician explores the connection between magic and architecture. There is a belief that a greater understanding of the meaning of magic provides insights about architecture and architects’ design process. Architects influence the effects of nature through the making of their…

    Hardback – 2020-05-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Puerto Rico’s Henry Klumb: A Modern Architect’s Sense of Place book cover

    Puerto Rico’s Henry Klumb

    A Modern Architect’s Sense of Place, 1st Edition

    By Cesar A Cruz

    This book follows Henry Klumb’s life in architecture from Cologne, Germany to Puerto Rico. Arriving on the island, Klumb was a one-time German immigrant, a moderately successful designer, and previously a senior draftsman with Frank Lloyd Wright. Over the next forty years Klumb would emerge as…

    Hardback – 2020-04-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • The Architecture and Landscape of Health: A Historical Perspective on Therapeutic Places 1790-1940 book cover

    The Architecture and Landscape of Health

    A Historical Perspective on Therapeutic Places 1790-1940, 1st Edition

    By Julie Collins

    The Architecture and Landscape of Health explores buildings and landscapes that were designed to treat or prevent disease in the era before pharmaceuticals and biomedicine emerged as first line treatments. Written from an architectural perspective, it examines the historical relationship between…

    Hardback – 2020-04-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architectural History

  • Narrative Theory in Conservation: Change and Living Buildings book cover

    Narrative Theory in Conservation

    Change and Living Buildings, 1st Edition

    By Nigel Walter

    Narrative Theory in Conservation engages with conservation, heritage studies, and architecture approaches to historic buildings, offering a synthesis of the best of each, and demonstrating that conservation is capable of developing a complementary, but distinct, theoretical position of its own.…

    Hardback – 2020-04-06 
    Routledge

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