• Lineament: Material, Representation and the Physical Figure in Architectural Production

    Edited by Gail Peter Borden, Michael Meredith

    Focusing on the relationship of geometry to materials, this comprehensive catalogue of contemporary materiality gathers together illustrated built projects, which are described both graphically and visually. The themes revolve around physical material making and design decisions that emerge from…

    Paperback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Walking Studies

    Leisure, Travel and Wellbeing

    Edited by C. Michael Hall, Yael Ram, Noam Shoval

    Walking is an essentially human activity. From a basic means of transport and opportunity for leisure through to being a religious act, walking has served as a significant philosophical, literary and historical subject. Thoreau’s 1851 lecture on Walking or the Romantic walks of the Wordsworths at…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Virtual Reality and the Built Environment

    2nd Edition

    By Jennifer Whyte, Dragana Nikolic

    Like the first edition, the central question this book addresses is how virtual reality can be used in the design, production and management of the built environment. The book aims to consider three key questions. What are the business drivers for the use of virtual reality? What are its…

    Paperback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Inverse Design Methods for the Built Environment

    By Qingyan Chen, Zhiqiang Zhai, Xueyi You, Tengfei Zhang

    The inverse design approach is new to the built environment research and design community, though it has been used in other industries including automobile and airplane design. This book, from one of the pioneers of inverse design applications in the built environment, introduces the basic…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Interior Design: A Professional Guide

    By Jenny Grove

    This is a benchmark book which encourages interior designers to raise their professional status and offers their clients an insight into the complex profession of modern interior design. It demystifies what an interior designer does, and showcases the range of skills that interior designers can…

    Paperback – 2017-05-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Études for Architects

    By Joseph Choma

    Organized around a series of pedagogical exercises, this book provides a visual journey through a series of games architects can play as a means to design. Aimed specifically at beginning design students, learning objectives include: computational thinking and making, introduction to design as an…

    Paperback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Exploring Networked Urban Mobilities

    Theories, Concepts, Ideas

    Edited by Malene Freudendal-Pedersen, Sven Kesselring

    Exploring Networked Urban Mobilities explores different conceptual and theoretical angles the between social practices and urban environments, culture, infrastructures, technologies and the politics of mobility. The book introduces the concept of networked urban mobilities and lays out a research…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Experiencing Networked Urban Mobilities

    Sites, Methods, Practices

    Edited by Malene Freudendal-Pedersen, Katrine Hartmann-Petersen, Emmy Laura Perez Fjalland

    Experiencing Networked Urban Mobilities looks at the different experiences of networked urban mobilities. While the focus in the first book is on conceptual and theory driven perspective, this second volume emphasizes the empirical investigation of networked urban mobilities. This book is a…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Envisioning Networked Urban Mobilities

    Art, Creativity, Performance

    Edited by Aslak Kjaerulff, Sven Kesselring, Peter Peters, Kevin Hannam

    Envisioning Networked Urban Mobilities brings together scientific reflections on the relations of art and urban mobilities and artistic research on the topic. The editors open the book by setting out the concept grounded in the exhibition curated by Aslak Aamot Kjærulff and refers to earlier work…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Commercial Client's Guide to Engaging an Architect

    By Nigel Ostime

    If you need to understand about engaging the services of an architect, this updated RIBA guide is for you. Straightforward and completely up-to-date regarding legislation, it sets out everything you need to be aware of, for a large or small commercial project. The right architect can bring…

    Paperback – 2017-05-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Design Companion for Planning and Placemaking

    By TfL and UDL

    This book is an essential primer to help those involved in planning secure higher standards of building, open space and neighbourhood design and the delivery of better places. The UK Government’s policy for design in the planning system is contained in the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF),…

    Paperback – 2017-05-01 
    RIBA Publishing

  • Domestic Client's Guide to Engaging an Architect

    By Nigel Ostime

    If you need to understand about engaging the services of an architect, this updated RIBA guide is for you. Straightforward and completely up-to-date regarding legislation, it sets out everything you need to be aware of, for a large or small domestic project. The right architect can bring…

    Paperback – 2017-05-01 
    RIBA Publishing

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