Archive For The “Decorative Arts Design” Category
By Nigel Cross
The one finished, one quantity compilation of the main papers and heritage of layout method released during the last 20 years. part introductions supply a succinct assessment with the first concentration within the architectural and environmental layout fields.
By Augustus C. Pugin
Augustus Charles PuginPugin's Gothic decoration: The vintage Sourcebook of ornamental Motifs with a hundred PlatesЭтот, ставший классическим альбом, составлен из первоисточников, в этом его непреходящая ценность. Книга включает в себя a hundred плат готических архитектурных орнаментов, с придирчивою тщательностью воспроизведенных с редких гравюр 19-ого столетия. Многие - цветочные и лиственные орнаменты, составленные из групп, капителей, границ, скобок, бордюров, гротесков и других декоративных элементов - взяты от таких архитектурных ориентиров эпохи Готики как Новая Часовня Колледжа в Оксфорде, Руанский Собор, Винчестерский Собор, Замок Kenilworth, Дворец Eltham и могила Графа Уорика. В альбоме представлена преимущественно английская Готика, что само по себе чрезвычайно интересно, так как этот аспект культурного слоя мировой архитектуры недостаточно освещён за пределами Британии.
By Eric Broudy
A seriously illustrated vintage at the evolution of the handloom is now reissued in a convenient paper variation.
By Eric Lustbader
The ultimate half within the newest trilogy of novels during which Nicholas Linnear faces the Sicilian-American Mafia and the japanese Yakuza in a struggle to the demise. pcs, intercourse, enterprise, mysticism, martial arts, and explosive motion scenes are all portrayed right here.
By Bre Pettis
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By Hyejeong Kim, Ann Marie Fiore
By Preston Scott Cohen, Erika Naginski
The go back of Nature asks you to critique your notion of nature and your method of architectural sustainability and eco-friendly layout. What do the phrases suggest? Are they de facto layout necessities? Or are they accidental layout replacements? The publication is split into five parts supplying you with a number of viewpoints at the position of the relatives among structure, nature, know-how, and tradition. a close case learn of a outfitted undertaking concludes each part that can assist you translate idea into perform. This holistic strategy will let you formulate your personal conception and to regulate your perform in line with your findings. Will you impress swap, layout structure that responds to alter, or both?
Coedited by way of an architect and a historian, the publication good points new essays by means of Robert Levit, Catherine Ingraham, Sylvia Lavin, Barry Bergdoll, okay. Michael Hays, Diane Lewis, Andrew Payne, Mark Jarzombek, Jean-Francois Chevrier, Elizabeth Diller, Antoine Picon, and Jorge Silvetti. 5 case stories rfile the paintings of MOS Architects, Michael Bell structure, Steven Holl Architects, George L. Legendre, and Preston Scott Cohen.
By Cheryl Buckley
British tradition is marked via indelible icons—red double-decker buses, huge oak wardrobes, and the compact sleekness of the Mini. yet British business and product layout have lengthy lived within the shadows of structure and style. Cheryl Buckley right here delves into the background of British layout tradition, and in doing so uniquely tracks the evolution of the British nationwide identity.
Designing glossy Britain demonstrates how inside layout, ceramics, textiles, and furnishings craft of the 20th century include a number of hallmark examples of British layout. The ebook explores topics connected to the British layout aesthetic, together with the unfold of foreign modernism, the eco-conscious designs of the Eighties and Nineties, and the effect of megastar product designers and their labels. Buckley additionally investigates renowned nostalgia in recent years, contemplating how museum and gallery exhibitions were instrumental in reimagining Britain’s previous and the way the historical past has fueled a turning out to be development between designers of using pictures of British tradition of their work.
By C. A. Brebbia
Many major discoveries were brought on by means of parallels among nature and human layout. at the present time, advances in medical wisdom coupled with robust pcs and simulation types have made attainable accomplished reports of nature. This quantity includes the papers provided on the third overseas convention on layout and Nature. This convention acts as a discussion board for researchers from around the globe engaged on quite a few stories concerning nature and its value to trendy clinical proposal and layout. The convention offers a channel of verbal exchange among all these operating during this interesting new self-discipline, whether or not they are in academia, learn associations or undefined. impressive themes comprise: layout in Nature; form and shape in Engineering and Nature; Nature and Architectural layout; Thermodynamics in Nature; Biomimetics; traditional fabrics in Engineering; Mechanics in Nature; Bioengineering; Bionics; ideas from Nature; Evolutionary Optimization; Complexity; Sustainability reports.
By Michael J. Baker (auth.)