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Forthcoming Digital Architecture Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Builders of the Vision

    Software and the Imagination of Design

    By Daniel Cardoso Llach

    Builders of the Vision traces the intellectual history and contemporary practices of Computer-Aided Design since the years following World War II until today. Drawing from primary archival and ethnographic sources, it identifies and documents the crucial ideas shaping digital design technologies...

    To Be Published June 17th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Building Dynamics

    Exploring Architecture of Change

    Edited by Branko Kolarevic, Vera Parlac

    Buildings are increasingly ‘dynamic’: equipped with sensors, actuators and controllers, they ‘self-adjust’ in response to changes in the external and internal environments and patterns of use. Building Dynamics asks how this change manifests itself and what it means for architecture as buildings...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Claims, Disputes and Litigation Involving BIM

    By Jason M Dougherty

    Are you unsure about: the current US legal environment with respect to BIM and VDC? the evolving standards of care for design and construction professionals using BIM and VDC? what practical methods and techniques can be used for analyzing construction claims and disputes involving BIM...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Digital Vernacular

    Architectural Principles, Tools, and Processes

    By James Stevens, Ralph Nelson

    Digital Vernacular addresses the why and how of digital fabrication in hundreds of step-by-step color images, illuminating a set of working principles and techniques that join theory with practice. Authors James Stevens and Ralph Nelson reconcile local traditions and innovations with globally...

    To Be Published July 24th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Virtual Building Design and Construction

    The current and future practice of VDC and BIM

    By Lennart Andersson, Kyla Farrell, Oleg Moshkovich

    Virtual Building Design and Construction outlines the team structure, software and production ecosystem needed for an effective Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) process through current real world case studies of projects both in development and under construction. It provides the...

    To Be Published September 10th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Digital Architecture

    Edited by Mark Burry

    Series: Critical Concepts in Architecture

    ‘Digital architecture’ is a relatively recent critical concept and encompasses all aspects of the discipline of architecture engaging with computation. It has evolved into a domain in its own right, as it were, rather than always being present from the first time architects ceded slide rule use in...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Getting to Grips with BIM

    A Guide for Small and Medium-Sized Architecture, Engineering and Construction Firms

    By Graham Paterson, Tahar Kouider, James Harty

    With the UK government‘s BIM threshold approaching in 2016, a practical guidance on interpreting, filtering and applying BIM protocols and standards is urgently required. The majority of small contractors, architects, and engineers who operate in the UK construction industry are unsure how they can...

    To Be Published October 19th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Landscape Architecture and Digital Technologies

    Re-conceptualising design and making

    By Jillian Walliss, Heike Rahmann

    This book explores how digital technologies are reshaping design and construction within contemporary landscape architecture practice. While the potentials of digital technologies are well documented within landscape planning and visualisation, their application within design practice is far less...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Responsive Landscapes

    By Bradley E Cantrell, Justine Holzman

    Previously only investigated in relation to architecture, responsive technologies are a valuable tool for landscape architects. The authors look at the dynamic and reactive projects that can be created using tools which sense, respond and evolve to the environment. Highly designed, with critical...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Beyond BIM

    Architecture Information Modeling

    By Danelle Briscoe

    Beyond BIM explores the vast and under-explored design potential undertaken by information modeling. Through a series of investigations grounded in the analysis of built work, interviews with leading practitioners, and speculative projects, the author catalogs the practical advantages and...

    To Be Published November 2nd 2015 by Routledge