Architecture Books – Week 19/2022
This newsletter is taking a week off. The next one will be Week 21, arriving in your inboxes on Monday, May 23.
The latest review on A Weekly Dose of Architecture Books:
Architecture of Normal: The Colonization of the American Landscape by Daniel Kaven, published by Birkhäuser.
Architecture Book News:
“Architect Christopher Alexander mined mathematics to find patterns for good living” — article at The Conversation
Excerpts from Vladimir Belogolovsky’s new book, Imagine Buildings Floating Like Clouds, which juxtaposes 101 distinct visions of leading creatives — at Stir World
Oooh, look what arrived! The Notebooks and Drawings of Louis I. Kahn by Richard Saul Wurman, first published in 1962 and reprinted by @designersbooks. It's even better than I anticipated, with a lot of my attention focused on the packed, companion "Reader's Guide":
A few recently received books:
See these and more recently published and forthcoming architecture books on my blog and on my Bookshop.org page.
When the next Newsletter arrives in your inbox, on May 23, I’ll be giving away one book. Until then, no hints what book it is — it’s a surprise.
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