Architecture Books – Week 39/2021
Last week on A Daily Dose of Architecture Books:
Mid-Rise Urban Living, by Chris Johnson, published by Lund Humphries.
Mediated Messages: Periodicals, Exhibitions and the Shaping of Postmodern Architecture, edited by Véronique Patteeuw and Léa-Catherine Szacka, published by Bloomsbury Visual Arts.
Renegades: Bruce Goff and the American School of Architecture, edited by Luca Guido, Stephanie Pilat and Angela Person, published by University of Oklahoma Press.
You Have to Pay for the Public Life: Selected Essays of Charles W. Moore, edited by Kevin Keim, published by The MIT Press
Comparing The Ecologies of the Building Envelope by Alejandro Zaera-Polo and Jeffrey S. Anderson (@actar_publishers, 2021) with the "Façade" section of Elements of Architecture Biennale catalog (Marsilio, 2014) reveals that graphic design is dramatically different and much of the text is the same, but the biggest change: citations:
Coming up this week on A Daily Dose of Architecture Books:
Gesture and Response: 25 Buildings by William Pedersen of KPF Architects
Antarctic Resolution, edited by Giulia Foscari / UNLESS
There is no giveaway this week, but I’ll have one in next week’s newsletter, going out Sunday, October 10, at 11am EST. Be sure to check your inbox early for a chance to win!
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