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What Architects Should Know About “Convergence” | Architect Magazine

Randy Deutsch’s book explores how the rapidly blurring boundaries between design and construction are changing the building industry. By Brian Libby Wiley Randy Deutsch reckons that in the years before he wrote Convergence: The Redesign of Design (Wiley, 2017), he heard...
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An Illustrated History of Frank Lloyd Wright

A new book provides a brief but colorful look into the life and legacy of the renowned American architect. By Hallie Busta Frank Lloyd Wright was a visionary architect but, at times, questionable in his business practices and personal pursuits. That dichotomy has been the subject...
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Julius Shulman Captures Modernist Architecture in Modernism Rediscovered – TASCHEN Books

TASCHEN’s Modernism Rediscovered (2000) brought to light for the first time forgotten architectural masterpieces, drawn from photographer Julius Shulman’s personal archives. Paying tribute to residential and commercial buildings that had slipped from public view, Shulman`s...
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An early cover of J.G. Ballard's novel, High-Rise.

New Film High-Rise Explores The Symbolism and Terror of Tower Living – Reel Places – Curbed National

by Patrick Sisson The novel begins with a truly surreal opening line—”later, as he sat on his balcony eating the dog”—and the story explores a societal breakdown similar to of-the-moment entertainment franchises such as The Walking Dead. But in J.G. Ballard’s...
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The Four Books on Architecture: by Andrea Palladio

The Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio was one of the most influential figures that the field of architecture has ever produced. For classical architects, the term Palladian stands for a vocabulary of architectural forms embodying perfection and beauty. Of even greater...
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An Extremely Detailed Coloring Book for Architecture Lovers – Artistry – Curbed National

The Internet recently lit up with talk of “coloring books for adults,” particularly the fact that two such titles by a Scottish illustrator are currently at the top of Amazon’s bestsellers list in the U.S. It may be that they allow grown-ups to reconnect with...
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