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Theory of architecture

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The poetics of space
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Beloved and contemplated by philosophers, architects, writers, and literary theorists alike, Bachelard's lyrical, landmark work examines the places in...
Atmospheres
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What really constitutes an architectural atmosphere ? Peter Zumthor says, is this singular density and mood, this feeling of presence, well-bei...

Happening 2
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Happenings are very much still happening - more than enough reason to launch a sequel to our first event-themed title. In the age of social media, the...
Wege der Moderne
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Das Katalogbuch zur Ausstellung im MAK - Österreichischen Museum für angewandte Kunst / Gegenwarts-kunst in Wien beleuchtet zwei zentrale Denkweisen...

Architecture and light
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basic principles for designing with daylight
From Basel
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The global success story of the Basel architects Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron has local roots. This book traces these origins while identifying...

The architecture of happiness
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THE NUMBER ONE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER From one of our greatest voices in modern philosophy, author of The Course of Love, The Consolations of Philos...
Turning point in timber construction
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Angesichts des vom Menschen verursachten Klimawandels und der Notwendigkeit, Wohnraum für eine wachsende Weltbevölkerung zu schaffen, ist zu überde...

Design Is Invisible
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With Design is Invisible, Lucius Burckhardt was one of the first to point out that factors that are invisible can be integrated - they determine the u...
Int AR interventions and adaptive reuse
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Entwurfliche Eingriffe in bestehende Bauten stehen immer vor der Frage nach der Gegenwart der Vergangenheit: Wie soll das Alte im Neuen aufscheinen? D...

Why is landscape beautiful?
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Lucius Burckhardt (1925-2003) taught architectural theory at Kassel University and, in the 1980s, coined the term Promenadology or the science of Str...
Elements of architecture
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Elements of Architecture focuses on the fragments of the rich and complex architectural collage. Window, façade, balcony, corridor, fireplace, stair,...

Kissing architecture
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Kissing Architecture explores the mutual attraction between architecture and other forms of contemporary art. In this fresh, insightful, and beautiful...
The tao of architecture
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Frank Lloyd Wright first noted the affinity between modern Western architecture and the philosophy of the ancient Chinese writer Laotzu. In this class...

Decoding the City
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The MIT based SENSEable City Lab under Carlo Ratti is one of the research centers that deal with the flow of people and goods, but also of refuse...
The architecture concept book
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Inspired by the complexity and heterogeneity of the world around us, by the rise of new technologies and their associated behaviours, The Architecture...

Transparent architecture
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First used in the 15th century, the word transparent has origins in the Medieval Latin - transparere, meaning to show through. Its original Latin deri...
Thinking architecture
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Eine Architektur, die in einer sinnlichen Verbindung zum Leben stehen soll, erfordert ein Denken, das ber Form und Konstruktion weit hinausgeht....

The aesthetics of architecture
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A landmark account of architectural theory and practice from acclaimed philosopher Roger ScrutonArchitecture is distinguished from other art forms by ...
Dr. Corbellini's pills
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Architecture is doomed to a permanent process of reinvention, which produces constitutionally partial, transient and questionable truths. Much of its ...