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  1. Manufacturing Material Effects

    Rethinking Design and Making in Architecture

    Edited by Branko Kolarevic, Kevin Klinger

    Designers are becoming more directly involved in the fabrication process from the earliest stages of design. This book showcases the design and research work by some of the leading designers, makers and thinkers today. This highly illustrated text brings together a wealth of information and...

    Published October 27th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Autogenic Structures

    Edited by Evan Douglis

    This book offers an alternative vision for the future of architecture, a timely and invaluable contribution to the debate concerning emergent surfaces and the next generation of building membranes in this era of extreme computational control. Areas covered include: the future relationship...

    Published October 14th 2008 by Taylor & Francis

  3. Drawing/Thinking

    Confronting an Electronic Age

    Edited by Marc Treib

    This book addresses the question ‘Why draw?’ by examining the various dynamic relationships between media, process, thought and environment. Highly illustrated, the book brings together authors from the fields of architecture, landscape architecture and art and demonstrates that designing...

    Published September 10th 2008 by Routledge

  4. The Possibility of (an) Architecture

    Collected Essays by Mark Goulthorpe, dECOi Architects

    By Mark Goulthorpe

    Articulating a radical agenda for the rethinking of the basic precepts of the construction industry in light of digital technologies, this book explores the profound shift that is underway in all aspects of architectural process. Essays and lectures from the last fifteen years discuss these...

    Published July 9th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Dynamic Digital Representations in Architecture

    Visions in Motion

    By Imdat As, Daniel Schodek

    Graphic communication in architecture has made a dramatic shift from traditional drafting practices to dynamic and hyper-medial representations. This book provides a concise and practical introduction to new ways of architectural representation. It conveys principles and guidelines for producing...

    Published July 6th 2008 by Taylor & Francis

  6. Innovative Surface Structures

    Technologies and Applications

    By Martin Bechthold

    The book focuses on the recent innovations in computational techniques, material and digital fabrication technology that are revolutionizing the design, analysis and construction of surface structures. Powerful analysis tools now enable the accurate prediction of structural behaviour and...

    Published January 9th 2008 by Taylor & Francis

  7. Architectural Principles in the Age of Cybernetics

    By Christopher Hight

    A theoretical history of anthropomorphism and proportion in modern architecture, this volume brings into focus the discourse around proportion with current problems of post-humanism in architecture alongside the new possibilities made available through digital technologies. The book examines how...

    Published December 5th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Digitalia

    Architecture and the Digital, the Environmental and the Avant-Garde

    By Susannah Hagan

    Susannah Hagan boldly discusses the fraught relationship between key dominating areas of architectural discourse - digital design, environmental design, and avant-garde design. Digitalia firstly demonstrates that drawing such firm lines between architectural spheres is damaging and foolish,...

    Published November 7th 2007 by Routledge

  9. From Models to Drawings

    Imagination and Representation in Architecture

    Edited by Marco Frascari, Jonathan Hale, Bradley Starkey

    Series: Critiques

    This edited collection addresses the vital role of the imagination in the critical interpretation of architectural representations. By challenging the contemporary tendency for computer-aided drawings to become mere ‘models’ for imitation in the construction of buildings, the articles explore the...

    Published October 29th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Perspective, Projections and Design

    Technologies of Architectural Representation

    Edited by Mario Carpo, Frédérique Lemerle

    The essays selected for this book, presented in chronological order, discuss various aspects of image-making technologies, geometrical knowledge and tools for architectural design, focusing in particular on two historical periods marked by comparable patterns of technological and cultural change....

    Published September 25th 2007 by Routledge