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  1. Design Energy Simulation for Architects

    Guide to 3D Graphics

    By Kjell Anderson

    Leading architectural firms are now using in-house design simulation to help make more sustainable design decisions. Taking advantage of these new tools requires understanding of what can be done with simulation, how to do it, and how to interpret the results. This software-agnostic book, which is...

    Published February 25th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Design-Tech

    Building Science for Architects, 2nd Edition

    By Jason Alread, Thomas Leslie, Robert Whitehead

    Design-Tech is an indispensable, holistic approach to architectural technology that shows you in hundreds of drawings and tables the why as well as the how of building science, providing you with a comprehensive overview. In this expanded edition, measurements and examples are listed in both metric...

    Published February 24th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Revealing Architectural Design

    Methods, Frameworks and Tools

    By Philip Plowright

    Revealing Architectural Design examines the architectural design process from the point of view of knowledge domains, domain syntax, coherence, framing, thinking styles, decision-making and testing. Using straightforward language, the book connects general design thinking to underlying frameworks...

    Published January 12th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Collage and Architecture

    By Jennifer A.E. Shields

    Collage and Architecture is the first book to cover collage as a tool for design in architecture, making it a valuable resource for students and practitioners. Author Jennifer Shields uses the artworks and built projects of leading artists and architects, such as Le Corbusier, Daniel Libeskind, and...

    Published December 20th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Architecture 3.0

    The Disruptive Design Practice Handbook

    By Cliff Moser

    This book provides a definitive guide for the future direction of the practice and profession of architecture. In five parts, Cliff Moser provides you with all the tools and know-how to implement changes that will serve you and your practice in the short, medium and long term. Written at a...

    Published November 27th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Skins, Envelopes, and Enclosures

    Concepts for Designing Building Exteriors

    By Mayine L. Yu

    Integrate the best building envelope construction methods, materials science, and structural principles in your work using this book as a resource to help you… With more than seventy significant case studies located in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia from prehistory to the present,...

    Published November 17th 2013 by Routledge

  7. The Architect’s Guide to Effective Self-Presentation

    By Andreas Luescher

    In today’s increasingly competitive marketplace, the creation of a successful resume is a vital skill needed by architectural students and professionals alike. This book demystifies the architecture resume, its working strategy and its purposes. The book guides readers through the process of...

    Published October 13th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Seeing and Making in Architecture

    Design Exercises

    By Taiji Miyasaka

    You always aim to achieve that moment of insight that leads to ingenuity and novelty in your design, but sometimes it remains elusive. This book presents a variety of techniques for mapping and making hands-on design/build projects, and relates this work to real architecture. It helps you to learn...

    Published September 18th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Transformations

    From Mannerism to Baroque in the Age of European Absolutism and the Church Triumphant

    By Christopher Tadgell

    Series: Architecture in Context

    Unprecedented in scope like its companion volume on the High Renaissance, Transformations, this sixth volume in the Architecture in Context series traces the development of architecture and decoration in the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries – particularly the transformation of...

    Published June 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Construction of Drawings and Movies

    Models for Architectural Design and Analysis

    By Thomas Forget

    The architectural imagery that you create is most effective when it examines your project in an abstract manner. Most students and practitioners understand linear perspective and cinema to be examples of architectural presentation tools. This book asks you to consider drawings and movies to be...

    Published August 29th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Architecture's Pretexts: Spaces of Translation
    By Aarati Kanekar
    To Be Published January 7th 2015
  2. Deleuze and Guattari on Architecture
    Edited by Graham Livesey
    To Be Published February 9th 2015
  3. Graphic Design for Architects: A Manual for Visual Communication
    By Karen Lewis
    To Be Published February 11th 2015
  4. Metric Handbook: Planning and Design Data, 5th Edition
    Edited by Pamela Buxton
    To Be Published February 19th 2015
  5. Digital Architecture
    Edited by Mark Burry
    To Be Published April 14th 2015

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