18 enticing new books on design, cities, and more

This year’s best design and urbanism books feature everything from impeccable modern interiors to fantastical cityscapes. By Curbed Staff Vox Media has affiliate partnerships. These do not influence editorial content, though Vox Media may earn commissions for products purchased...
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The 17 best kids’ books about design and cities

Behold, the top books from 2018 for young urbanists and their design-savvy parents. The top picture books from 2018 By Megan Barber Vox Media has affiliate partnerships. These do not influence editorial content, though Vox Media may earn commissions for products purchased via...
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101 books about where—and how—we live… great gift guide

Urban classics and new favorites to read and give Recommended reading from urban experts and Curbed contributors By Alissa Walker, Patrick Sisson, and Sara Polsky Updated Nov 19, 2018 Perhaps more than at any other time in American history, where we live determines much about...
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Check out the best architecture book releases of the fall

It’s fall reading time, and that means AN has put together a list of the hottest new releases in architecture literature; and it makes a handy gift guide As the leaves change color, the nights lengthen, and the temperatures drop, a crop of new book releases are hitting the...
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Pet-tecture: Design for Pets, a new book from Phaidon, features over 200 structures for animals, like catHAUS by SPACE International. Joshua White

A new book proves pets get the best design

Paw-some structures for dogs, cats, birds, fish, bees, and more By Diana Budds Architect-designed homes for pets aren’t new. Zaha Hadid Architects created a kennel. Muji art director Kenya Hara created an entire website dedicated to architecture for dogs. Even Frank Lloyd Wright...
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How the Quick Daily Drawing Puts Humanity Back into Architecture

A new book explores the idea of sketching as a heightened way of seeing. By Michael J. Crosbie Architect Frank Harmon has a discipline: he tries to do a freehand drawing every day. He doesn’t spend much time on them. About five minutes. These short spurts of depiction have the...
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Competition: win a copy of Why Materials Matter by Seetal Solanki

The latest Dezeen competition offers readers the chance to win one of five copies of Why Materials Matter: Responsible Design For A Better World, a book by Seetal Solanki. Karen Anderson The latest Dezeen competition offers readers the chance to win one of five copies of Why...
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116 Best Architecture Books for Architects and Students

Architecture, while a profession that is very visibly and tangibly realized, has deep wells of research, thought, and theory that are unseen on the surface of a structure. What urges architects to design the way they do? What are their motivations, their affiliations, their...
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The Top 10 Greater Miami Beach Resort Hotels – #TLWorldsBest

We love to see our work featured as one of the best hotels in Miami…. Thank you Travel + Leisure and congrats to the W South Beach! – NBWW Looking for the best hotels in Miami? We’ve got your list #TLWorldsBest Luxe, amenity-packed resorts that you can call home...
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10 Books on Architecture You Can Read Online For Free

These ten books that cover a broad range of topics, from Herman Hertzberger’s advice to architecture students to an analysis of the films of Alfred Hitchcock. by Kaley Overstreet There are few things in this world better than books on architecture, especially when...
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