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Category: Books / Magazines

Tom Kundig: Houses 2 / by Princeton Architectural Press

Following Tom Kundig: Houses, published in 2006, this 248-page monograph features 17 residences by Tom Kundig, award-winning partner of Olson Kundig Architects. Designed by Dung Ngo, this volume includes a foreword by noted Finnish architect and critic Juhani Pallasmaa and an essay by Daniel Friedman, Dean of the University of Washington College of Built Environments.

Featured projects include Montecito Residence, Hammer House, The Pierre, Rolling Huts, Tye River Cabin, Portland Hilltop House, Highlands House, Slaughterhouse Beach House, Studio Sitges, Gulf Islands Cabin, Laurelhurst Residence, Shadowboxx, False Bay Writer’s Cabin, Island Pool House, East Village Apartment, Chat-O Spapho, and Outpost.

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ARTIFICIAL NATURE ARCHITECTURE / by Luís de Garrido

New BOOK about recent sustainable projects of Architect LUIS DE GARRIDO. MONSA Editions.

ARTIFICIAL NATURE ARCHITECTURE / by Luís de Garrido

The book’s aim is to analyze some of the most innovative projects of sustainable architecture that Luis De Garrido has made over the past two years (2009-2011), materializing their own concept of “Artificial Nature” (since the construction of Green Box).
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BIG’s Yes is More eBook on iPad

BIG  Yes is More eBook on iPad

Taschen launches BIG’s Yes is More as their first eBook tailored to the Apple iPad. The digital edition of Yes is More not only includes the 400 page Archicomic which has now been translated into 6 languages, but updates several projects which have been completed since it hit bookstores in Feb 2009. In addition to the updates of the Danish Pavilion at the Shanghai Expo 2010 and the 8 House in Copenhagen, the eBook takes you behind the scenes of BIG’s three most recent projects. Over 25 short films and animations have been added to create a truly immersive experience that distinguishes the eBook from its printed kin. The $ 9.99 Yes is More eBook is available for download on the Apple iTunes App Store.
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Architectural Book: Artists’ Studios MJ Long

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Artists’ Studios showcases some of the personal work of architect and interior designer MJ Long. Long’s high profile projects include The National Maritime Museum in Cornwall, the award-winning extension to Pallant House Gallery in Chichester, and the celebrated Ivy and Quo Vadis restaurants in London.

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