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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Abstract Space

    Beneath the Media Surface

    By Therese Tierney

    This visually stunning, conceptually rich and imaginative book investigates the cultural connection between new media and architectural imaging. Through a range of material, from theoretical texts to experimental design projects, Tierney explores notions of what the architectural image means...

    Published March 4th 2007 by Taylor & Francis

  9. Softspace

    From a Representation of Form to a Simulation of Space

    Edited by Sean Lally, Jessica Young

    This well-illustrated book unites essayists and emerging architectural practices to examine how digital tools are increasingly being used in architectural design, not only to show form, structure and geometries but also to visualize and simulate energies and material qualities such as air, gas,...

    Published December 19th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Algorithmic Architecture

    By Kostas Terzidis

    Why does the word design owe its origin to Latin and not Greek roots? Where do the limits of the human mind lie? How does ambiguity enter the deterministic world of computation? Who was Parmenides and why is his philosophy still puzzling today? This unique volume challenges the reader to tackle all...

    Published May 9th 2006 by Routledge