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LIMOGES ENAMELS AT THE FRICK COLLECTION

Limoges enamels, named after the town in which they were produced, are one of the most distinctive art forms of the French Renaissance. This stunning volume-the first catalogue of Henry Clay Frick's important collection of ...

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ASIA IN AMSTERDAM "THE CULTURE OF LUXURY IN THE GOLDEN AGE"

This lavishly illustrated catalogue discusses the Asian luxury goods that were imported into the Netherlands during the 17th century and demonstrates the overwhelming impact these works of art had on Dutch life and art during ...

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JOSEF ALBERS AND WASSILY KANDINSKY "FRIENDS IN EXILE: A DECADE OF CORRESPONDENCE, 1929-1940"

Josef Albers (1888-1976) and Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944), artists and teachers at the Bauhaus, were exiled from Germany when the school was forced to close in the early 1930s. The 46 letters in this volume document ...

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RACHEL HARRISON "G-L-O-R-I-A"

por RUTLAND, BEAU

RACHEL HARRISON "G-L-O-R-I-A"

Linking two influential figures in American art, this fascinating catalogue explores the intersection between works by modern master Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008) and innovative contemporary artist Rachel Harrison (b. 1966). Taking its name from Gloria, an ...

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PAINTING THE MODERN GARDEN

por ROBBINS, ANNE

PAINTING THE MODERN GARDEN

The Cleveland Museum of Art and the Royal Academy of Arts in London are organizing an innovative exhibition that examines the role of gardens in the paintings of Claude Monet and his contemporaries. Arguably the ...

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MADE IN AMERICAS

por CARR, DENNIS

MADE IN AMERICAS

Made in the Americas reveals the overlooked history of Asia's profound influence on the arts of the colonial Americas. Beginning in the 16th century, European outposts in the New World, especially those in New Spain, ...

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A DAY AT CHÂTEAU DE VAUX-LE-VICOMTE

por VOGÜÉ, ALEXANDRE DE

A DAY AT CHÂTEAU DE VAUX-LE-VICOMTE

An insiders tour of the magnificent seventeenth-century castle and gardens, conceived by Le Vau, Le Brun, and Le Nôtre, that inspired the great châteaux of Europe. ?Vaux le Vicomtes rich history began in 1641, when ...

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PAUL CÉZANNE "DRAWINGS AND WATERCOLOURS"

Drawing was central to Cézanne's search for solutions to the problems posed by the depiction of reality and he made no real distinction between painting and drawing Lloyd sets the drawings and watercolours in the ...

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THE MAKING OF THE MIDDLE SEA "A HISTORY OF THE MEDITERRANEAN FROM THE BEGINNING TO THE EMERGENCE OF CLASSICAL WORLD"

The Mediterranean has been for millennia one of the global cockpits of human endeavour. World-class interpretations exist of its Classical and subsequent history, but there has been remarkably little holistic exploration of how its societies, ...

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LA CASA MEDIEVAL EN LA PENÍNSULA IBÉRICA

por DIEZ JORGE, MARIA ELENA

LA CASA MEDIEVAL EN LA PENÍNSULA IBÉRICA

el objetivo fundamental del presente libro es el estudio del espacio doméstico medieval que, lejos de ser homogéneo, ofrece respuestas arquitectónicas muy diversas que nos obligan a abandonar o matizar muchos conceptos preconcebidos acerca de ...

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VAN GOGH DRAWINGS "INFLUENCES AND INNOVATIONS"

Vincent van Gogh started his artistic career by concentrating on drawing. Convinced that this was the foundation he needed to become a painter, he did little else for the first three years of his career. ...

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EGON SCHIELE "ALMOST A LIFETIME"

por BAUER, CHRISTIAN

EGON SCHIELE "ALMOST A LIFETIME"

Today Egon Schiele (1890-1918) is celebrated as an artist at the forefront of the international stage, although he spent almost his entire life in Lower Austria and Vienna. This publication uses the most recent sources ...

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RUBENS IN PRIVATE

por VAN BENEDEN, BEN

RUBENS IN PRIVATE

Rubens (1577-1640) did not instantly develop a preference for portraiture. Yet he succeeded, as none other, in endowing his likenesses with an almost palpable sense of immediacy, and was to become one of the greatest ...

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MOMA "MASTERPIECES"

por TEMKIN, ANN

MOMA "MASTERPIECES"

With 126 years spanning the time between the earliest and most recent works,MoMA Masterpieces offers an unparalleled opportunity to immerse oneself in the multitude of artistic approaches encompassed under the banner of modern art. This ...

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URUK "THE FIRST CITY OF THE ANCIENT WORLD"

Over one hundred years ago, discoveries from a German archaeological dig at Uruk, roughly two hundred miles south of present-day Baghdad, sent shock waves through the scholarly world. Founded at the end of the fifth ...

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EL URBANISMO DE LA CRISIS: LA REGULARIZACIÓN DE LA EDIFICACIONES ILEGALES Y EL R

El presente libro reúne las ponencias presentadas en las Jornadas " El urbanismo de la crisis: la regularización de las edificaciones ilegales y el régimen de asimilación a fuera de ordenación " celebradas en la ...

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SUSTAINABLE CONSTRUCTION TECHNIQUES "FROM STRUCTURAL DESIGN TO MATERIAL SELECTION: ASSESSING AND IMPROVING THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF"

What makes building materials sustainable? How can we reduce how much "grey energy" is produced in the building process? And how does a Life Cycle Analysis work? These are questions which are becoming increasingly more ...

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CONCRETE "PURE. STRONG. SURPRISING"

por UFFELEN, CHRIS VAN

CONCRETE "PURE. STRONG. SURPRISING"

Concrete is an all-around talent, already in use in ancient Rome and since the second half of the 20th century one of the most important building materials. After a period of excess and architectural faux ...

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LA ARQUITECTURA GOTICA EN ESPAÑA

por STREET, GEORGE EDMUND

LA ARQUITECTURA GOTICA EN ESPAÑA

Resulta curioso que el primer libro sobre arquitectura gótica española fue publicado por un inglés. Tras su una segunda edición inglesa, el libro fue traducido y publicado en español 61 años más tarde. A pesar ...

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INNER TERRITORY

por CALDEIRA, DUARTE

INNER TERRITORY

The affinity with nature and the natural landscape is a common feature to these projects, implemented over several years, which are in different manifestations and in varying degrees of intensity and importance. This connection with ...

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ATLAS OF EUROPA ARCHITECTURE

por Sebastian Braun,M.

ATLAS OF EUROPA ARCHITECTURE

Architecture in Europe has always been characterized by an inimitable variety of style. Also current architecture, from Estonia to Spain, between Norway, Germany and Greece is inspired by the creative interaction of international design trends ...

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BUILDING "3.000 YEARS OF DESIGN, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION"

A comprehensive survey of the history of engineering design and innovation in the Western world from ancient Egyptian times to the present Unprecedented in subject and scope, covering engineering design, technologies and materials, treatises and ...

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JEAN PROUVE  limited-edition Vol.1-5

This limited-edition boxed set compiles all five of Galerie Patrick Seguin's volumes on the "demontable" architecture of Jean Prouvé: the revised editions of 6x6 and 8x8, plus three new monographs on the BCC Demountable House, ...

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EL ARQUITECTO Y SUS LIBROS "LECTURAS COMENTADAS EN LA ESCUELA DE ARQUITECTURA DE GRANADA"

La presente publicación es el resultado de una iniciativa de la Biblioteca de la ETS Arquitectura de la Universidad de Granada. Se recopilan en ella los textos resultantes de la petición que se realizó a ...

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IL GIARDINIERE DI VERSAILLES

por Baraton Alain.

IL GIARDINIERE DI VERSAILLES

In una notte di dicembre del 1999, unincredibile tempesta soffia sul nord Europa. Un uomo esce da una piccola casa bianca nel parco di Versailles per assistere impotente al terribile spettacolo di 18.000 alberi sradicati ...

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PAGINE POLITECNICHE "LA BIBLIOTECA "LEO FINZI" DEL COLLEGIO DEGLI INGEGNERI E ARCHITETTI DI MILANO"

Questo volume ripercorre la storia della Biblioteca dalla sua fondazione ai giorni nostri, analizzando attraverso specifiche sezioni la cultura degli ingegneri e degli architetti e le diverse discipline di interesse: Matematica e scienze naturali; Idraulica; ...

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SABER VIVIR DE LA ARQUITECTURA "ARCHITECTURAL MANAGEMENT"

El objetivo principal de este libro es poder transmitir mi experiencia, primero como docente y luego como profesional, para que los arquitectos, sobre todo los jóvenes, se den cuenta de que tienen que cambiar el ...

pvp.39.0 €


SUSTAINABLE "HOUSES WITH SMALL FOOTPRINTS"

A presentation of contemporary houses that demonstrates how domesticity can be beautiful and still help the planet. Have we passed a tipping point beyond which we can no longer reverse a course of action that ...

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UTZON : INSPIRATION, VISION, ARCHITECTURE

Ante la próxima descatalogación del libro, UTZON : INSPIRATION, VISION, ARCHITECTURE, libro de referencia en cualquier biblioteca de Arquitectura, lo ofrecemos con un 55% de descuento hasta agotar existencias. Sydney Opera House is the most ...

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The book delivers the first major survey concerning the conservation of cultural heritage in both Europe and the Americas. Architectural Conservation in Europe and the Americas serves as a convenient resource for professionals, students, and ...

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Cities can only exist because of the highly developed systems which underlie them, ensuring that energy, clean water, etc. are moved efficiently from producer to user, and that waste is removed. The urgent need to ...

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Efficient use of daylight For thousands of years people have aligned their homes with the sun. This tendency decreased with the availability of artificial light. Yet, due to the health effects of artificial light as ...

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