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Learning from Las Vegas Book by  book cover | Buy Learning from Las Vegas from the RIBA Bookshops bookstore

Learning from Las Vegas: The Forgotten Symbolism of Architectural Form

Learning from Las Vegas created a healthy controversy on its appearance in 1972, calling for architects to be more receptive to the tastes and...

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Architect?: A Candid Guide to the Profession

Realistic, unvarnished, and insightful, Architect? has been telling the inside story of architectural education and practice since 1985. This third...

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Perspecta 48: Amnesia

Architecture, the most durable of the arts, is inextricably linked to issues of memory, nostalgia, and history. Yet, in this impatient century, the...

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Architecture Depends

Architecture depends - on what? On people, time, politics, ethics, mess: the real world. Architecture, Jeremy Till argues with conviction in this...

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Studies in Tectonic Culture: The Poetics of Construction in Nineteenth and Twentieth Centure Architecture

Kenneth Frampton's long-awaited follow-up to his classic A Critical History of Modern Architecture is certain to influence any future debate on the...

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Not Quiet Architecture: Writings around Alison & Peter Smithson Book by  book cover | Buy Not Quiet Architecture: Writings around Alison & Peter Smithson from the RIBA Bookshops bookstore

Not Quiet Architecture: Writings around Alison & Peter Smithson

The English architects Alison Smithson (1928--1993) and Peter Smithson (1923--2003) were ringleaders of the New Brutalism, active in CIAM and Team...

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Project of Crisis: Manfredo Tafuri and Contemporary Architecture

The influential Italian architectural historian Manfredo Tafuri (1935--1994) invoked the productive possibilities of crisis, writing that history...

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Aluminium Dreams: The Making of Light Modernity

Aluminum shaped the twentieth century. It enabled high-speed travel and gravity-defying flight. It was the material of a streamlined aesthetic that...

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Reyner Banham: Historian of the Immediate Future

Reyner Banham (1922-88) was one of the most influential writers on architecture, design, and popular culture from the mid-1950s to the late 1980s...

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Modernism in Serbia: The Elusive Margins of Belgrade Architecture, 1919-1941

'Modernism in Serbia' is the first comprehensive account of an almost forgotten body of work that once defined regional modernism at its best. The...

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101 Things I Learned in Architecture School

This is a book that students of architecture will want to keep in the studio and in their bags. It is also a book they may want to keep out of view...

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Heidegger's Hut

Beginning in the summer of 1922, philosopher Martin Heidegger (1889-1976) occupied a small, three-room cabin in the Black Forest Mountains of...

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Four Books on Architecture

The Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio was one of the most influential figures that the field of architecture has ever produced. For classical...

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The Strip: Las Vegas and the Architecture of the American Dream Book by  book cover | Buy The Strip: Las Vegas and the Architecture of the American Dream from the RIBA Bookshops bookstore

The Strip: Las Vegas and the Architecture of the American Dream

The Las Vegas Strip has impersonated the Wild West, with saloon doors and wagon wheels; it has decked itself out in midcentury modern sleekness. It...

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Urban Code: 100 Lessons for Understanding the City

Cites speak and this intriguing book might be called The Grammar of Cities since it aims to help us understand the language of cities. Considering...

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How to Architect

The word "architect" is a noun, but Doug Patt uses it as a verb--coining a term and making a point about using parts of speech and parts of...

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Architectural Theory Since 1968

In the discussion of architecture, the prevailing sentiment of the past three decades has been that cultural production can no longer be understood...

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Rivertown: Rethinking Urban Rivers

Rivertown examines urban river restoration efforts across the United States, presenting case studies from Los Angeles, Washington D.C., Chicago...

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Japan-ness in Architecture

Japanese architect Arata Isozaki sees buildings not as dead objects but as events that encompass their social and historical context - not to be...

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Thermal Delight in Architecture

Our thermal environment is as rich in cultural associations as our visual, acoustic, olfactory, and tactile environments. This book explores the...

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