Individual architects & architectural firms

    Structure and Space

    Paperback £21.17

    Structure and Space traces the 35-year history of London-based practice Giles & Pike Architects, whose diverse body of work has consistently evolved around the 'form follows function' logic of Louis Sullivan.

    Saarinen

    By Pierluigi Serraino

    Hardback Save £1.54 = £8.46

    From the ubiquitous Knoll "Tulip" chairs and tables to the TWA terminal at JFK Airport in New York, Eero Saarinen was one of the 20th century's most prominent space shapers, merging dynamic forms with a modernist sensibility across art and architecture.

    Four Walls and a Roof: The Complex Nature of a Simple Profession

    By Reinier de Graaf

    Hardback £21.92

    Architects, we like to believe, shape the world as they please. Reinier de Graaf draws on his own tragicomic experiences to present a candid account of what it is really like to work as an architect. To achieve anything, he notes, architects must serve the powers they strive to critique,...

    Gio Ponti

    By Graziella Roccella

    Hardback £8.46

    Architect, magazine editor, artist, academic: Gio Ponti's multifaceted oeuvre blurred boundaries across creative disciplines and lead the evolution of modern design in Italy. Filled with archival images, a timeline, and map of his Milanese buildings, this dedicated introduction traces Ponti's most celebrated works and provides an extensive...

    Life of Olgivanna Wright

    By Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer

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    Remembering Places: A Memoir

    By Joseph Rykwert

    Paperback £24.90

    Born in Warsaw in 1926, Joseph Rykwert is one of the best-known critics and historians of architecture. One of very few writers to be awarded the RIBA's highest honour, the Royal Gold Medal, in 2014, and author of countless books and essays, his influence over the past 60 years cannot...

    Howell Killick Partridge and Amis

    By Geraint Franklin

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    The Roehampton Lane Alton West estate is widely acclaimed as one of the seminal works of the Modern Movement in Britain. Less well known is the identity of its designers, four ambitious young architects in the employ of the London County Council: Bill Howell, John Killick, John Partridge and Stan...

    Jo Nagasaka / Schemata Architects

    By Jo Nagasaka

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    A book showcasing the projects of Japanese architect and designer Jo Nagasaka, with insight into his idea and design processes.

    Battle for Home

    By Marwa al-Sabouni

    Paperback £7.85

    The `visionary memoir' Observer of a young female architect in war-torn Syria, and the role architecture plays in whether a community crumbles or comes together, now available in B-format paperback.

    The Melnikov House: Icon of Modernism, Family Home, Architecture Museum

    By Pavel Kuznetsov

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    The Melnikov House, a building designed by the architect Konstantin Melnikov in Moscow for his family 1927 - 1929, is an icon of the architectural avant-garde. The house was originally built as an experimental cylindrical house to test out Konstantin Melnikov's very own concept of mass construction of residential estate....

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