ARCHITECTURE

From Park Books

book cover

CARTHA on the Form of Form
Edited by Elena Chiavi et al.
The three issues that comprise CARTHA on the Form of Form explore the topic of form through different, yet complementary, lenses: pedagogy, the study of urban forms, and the analysis of natural and social laws.
Cloth $29.00

book cover

Beyond the Object
The Imagination of Space. All About Space, Volume 3
Edited by Dieter Dietz, Matthias Michel, and Daniel Zamarbide
Beyond the Object follows up on The House 1 Catalogue and The Invention of Space, proposing an alternative cultural history of architecture derived from the notion of spatial design rather than technical engineering and construction.
Paper $39.00

book cover

HEC Campus
Evolution of a Model
Edited by Atmosphériques Narratives and Martin Duplantier
With Contributions by Christian Hottin, Peter Todd,  Virginie Picon-Lefèbvre, Martin Duplantier, Francesco Zuddas, David Chipperfield, and Cyrille Weiner  
HEC Campus documents the transformation of the campus in close detail and with one hundred illustrations, including twenty newly commissioned photographs.
Cloth $55.00



book cover

Crafting the Façade
Stone, Brick, Wood
Edited by Urs Meister, Carmen Rist-Stadelmann, and Machiel Spaan
Crafting the Façade cuts across disciplines to look at historical developments in the design and building of façades, the theoretical underpinnings that can explain these developments, the common materials and their main characteristics, and the techniques used in assembly.
Cloth $45.00

book cover

Totalization
Speculative Practice in Architectural Education
Edited by Troy Schaum
With Contributions by William Cannady, John J. Casbarian, Linna Choi, Andrew Colopy, Robert Heintges, Mark Maleskshahi, Douglas Oliver, Nat Oppenheimer, Tarik Oualalou, and Mark Wamble  
The latest in the Architecture at Rice series, Totalization shows the Rice School of Architecture’s Totalization Studios at the forefront of teaching students to leverage the breadth of architectural practice toward in-depth speculative design work. 
Paper $49.00

 

From Scheidegger and Spiess

book cover

Dry Stone Walls
Fundamentals, Construction Guidelines, Significance
Edited by the Swiss Environmental Action Foundation
Dry Stone Walls is a uniquely comprehensive work combining cultural history with a guide to
plants and animals that find their habitat in such structures and a practical, step-by-step manual to the building and maintenance of dry stone walls.

Cloth $99.00