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  • 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 – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Design Studies

  • Rethinking Modernity

    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

  • Architecture and Labor

    1st Edition

    By Peggy Deamer

    Through a collection of 13 essays, Peggy Deamer examines the profession of architecture not as an abstraction, but as an assemblage of architectural workers. What forces prevent architects from empowering ourselves to be more relevant and better rewarded? How can these forces be set aside by new…

    Paperback – 2020-05-21 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2020-04-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Iteration

    Episodes in the Mediation of Art and Architecture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robin Schuldenfrei

    This edited volume considers the ways in which multiple stages, phases, or periods in an artistic or design process have served to arrive at the final artifact, with a focus on the meaning and use of the iteration. To contextualize iteration within artistic and architectural production, this…

    Paperback – 2020-04-27 
    Routledge

  • Situate, Manipulate, Fabricate

    An Anthology of the Influences on Architectural Design and Production, 1st Edition

    By Chad Schwartz

    This anthology of selected works outlines three critical instigators of architecture, all tied directly to the tectonic makeup of our built environment – place, material, and assembly. These catalysts provide the organizational framework for a collection of essays discussing their significant…

    Paperback – 2020-04-27 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2020-04-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Urban Architectures in Interwar Yugoslavia

    1st Edition

    By Tanja D. Conley

    Resulting from a twenty-year period of research, this book seeks to challenge contradictions between the concepts of national and modern architectures promoted among the most pronounced national groups of Yugoslavia: Serbs, Croats and Slovenes. It spans from the beginning of their nation-building…

    Hardback – 2020-04-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architectural History

  • 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

  • Designed to Sell

    The Evolution of Modern Merchandising and Display, 1st Edition

    By Alessandra Wood

    Designed to Sell presents an engaging account of mid-twentieth century department store design and display in America from the 1930s to the 1960s. It traces the development of post-war philosophies of retail design that embodied aesthetics and function and new modes of merchandise display,…

    Hardback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Interior Design

  • Visual Culture and Decolonisation in Britain

    1st Edition

    By Anandi Ramamurthy

    Edited by Simon Faulkner

    First published in 2006, this volume provides the first in-depth analysis of the place of visual representations within the process of decolonisation during the period 1945 to 1970. The chapters trace the way in which different visual genres – art, film, advertising, photography, news reports and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Place Meaning and Attachment

    Authenticity, Heritage and Preservation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dak Kopec, AnnaMarie Bliss

    Revolutions have gripped many countries leading to the destruction of buildings, places, and artifacts; climate change is threatening the ancestral homes for many, the growing uneven distribution of resources has made the poor vulnerable to the coercive efforts by the rich, and social uncertainty…

    Paperback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge

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