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Biomorphic Structures: Architecture Inspired by Nature

Biomorphic Structures: Architecture Inspired by Nature

Asterios Agkathidis

From leaves to liquids, caves to crystal formations, nature has always been a major source of inspiration for architects. This book examines how nature can act as a precedent for design solutions through twelve case studies. With...

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Pirates: Culture and Style from the 15th Century to the Present

Pirates: Culture and Style from the 15th Century to the Present

Matteo Guarnaccia

Pirates is a map to the world of the buccaneer, looking at how these iconic figures make their presence known today. It shows how style idols like David Bowie and the Rolling Stones incorporated the pirate's sense of...

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What's So Great About the Eiffel Tower?: 70 Questions That Will Change the Way You Think About Architecture

What’s So Great About the Eiffel Tower?: 70 Questions That Will Change the Way You Think About Architecture

Jonathan Glancey

Why do we find the idea of a multi-coloured Parthenon so shocking today? Why was the Eiffel Tower such a target for hatred when it was first built? Is the Sagrada Familia a work of genius or kitsch? This book examines the critical...

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Going Once: 250 Years of Culture, Taste and Collecting at Christie's

Going Once: 250 Years of Culture, Taste and Collecting at Christie’s

Christie's

A celebration of evolving taste, told through the stories behind 250 objects sold by the world's largest auction house

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Factory Building Sky Frame

Factory Building Sky Frame

Peter Kunz

The book Factory Building: Sky-Frame is an exploration of the award-winning industrial building of the same name, which has set a new standard for industrial architecture in Switzerland and Europe more widely. <br...

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Parson Gray Trade Quilts: 20 Rough-Hewn Projects

Parson Gray Trade Quilts: 20 Rough-Hewn Projects

David Butler

Quilting gets a rustic modern treatment in this 20-project sewing book that celebrates American trade quilts, with touches of Native and early American influences. The timeless style of these DIY designs will inspire quilters of...

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