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A BLESSING IN DISGUISE: WAR AND TOWN PLANNING IN EUROPE 1940-1945

"There is a sense, in which the demolition that is taking place through the war has not yet gone far enough." This astonishing statement was made in the thick of the Second World War (1942) ...

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MIES

por MERTINS, DETLEF

MIES

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe is one of the twentieth century's most influential architects. His most well-known projects include the Barcelona Pavilion in Spain (1929); the Seagram Building in New York (1954-56); the Farnsworth House ...

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LA GUÍA COMPLETA SOBRE PLOMERÍA

La próxima vez que haya una fuga en el inodoro o en el fregadero de su cocina, o que se obstruya el drenaje, no necesitará llamar a un plomero profesional, usted mismo podrá repararla. Ahórrese ...

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SEBASTIA O MOREIRA : SHOW ROOM MENGO E FORTES

por Neves, José Manuel das

SEBASTIA O MOREIRA : SHOW ROOM MENGO E FORTES

Nesta edição pertencente à Coleção 1+1 da Uzina Books é-nos apresentada a obra do arquiteto do Porto, Sebastião Moreira. Três casas e um showroom de decoração de interiores e design constituem as obras de remodelação ...

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ARTE Y ARQUITECTURA DEL ISLAM, 650-1250

Este excelente manual recoge los primeros tesoros del arte y arquitectura musulmanes. Estudia las obras maestras 'mezquitas y minaretes, trabajos en oro, plata, vidrio y cerámica, marfil, tejidos y manuscritos decorados' creadas en los centros ...

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BRAZIL ARCHITECTURAL GUIDE

Brazil, the big B of the BRIC countries, is in high spirits. The current upswing involving booming economic growth and cultural development is accompanied by good architecture: a great number of outstanding buildings have emerged, ...

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MENDES DA ROCHA: PAULO MENDES DA ROCHA. OBRA COMPLETA

.Esta monografia, a mais completa já publicada sobre a obra do arquiteto brasileiro Paulo Mendes da Rocha, está estruturada em vários capítulos que, seguindo uma rigorosa ordem cronológica, apresentam os projetos enfocando diversos temas: os ...

pvp.74.88 €


LUIS BERGES ROLDÁN ARQUITECTO

por Berges Roldán, Luis

LUIS BERGES ROLDÁN ARQUITECTO

Se continúa con esta obra la andadura del Proyecto Natural de Jaén, cuyo objetivo además de bibliográfico incide en el reconocimiento de personas destacadas por su trayectoria en alguno de los ámbitos del conocimiento, la ...

pvp.25.0 €


WATERBORNE PAGEANTS AND FESTIVITIES IN THE RENAISSANCE

As the first book-length study of waterborne festivities in Renaissance and early modern Europe, this collection of essays draws on a rich array of sources, many previously un-researched, to explore aspects of scenography, choreography, music, ...

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ART AND APPETITE AMERICAN PAINTING, CULTURE, AND CUISINE

Food has always been an important source of knowledge about culture and society. Art and Appetite takes a fascinating new look at depictions of food in American art, demonstrating that the artists' representations of edibles ...

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JAPONISM AND THE RISE OF THE ART MOVEMENT "THE ARTS OF THE MEIJI PERIOS"

Study of the influence of Japanese Meiji art on the Modern Art movement in the West with superlative examples drawn from the Khalili Collection From the 1860s to the 1890s, the rise of Japonisme and ...

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IMPERIAL EMOTIONS "CULTURAL RESPONSES TO MYTHS OF EMPIRE IN FIN-DE-SIÈCLE SPAIN"

This book reconsiders debates about historical memory from the perspective of the theory of emotions. Its main claim is that the demise of the Spanish empire in 1898 spurred a number of contradictory emotional responses, ...

pvp.115.66 €


1914: THE AVANT-GARDE

por SCHNEEDE, UWE M.

1914: THE AVANT-GARDE

On account of a technological and material deployment beyond all human scope, the First World War ranks as the seminal catastrophe of the twentieth century but the worlds that collapsed in 1914 had already become ...

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LADUREE: DECORATION AND INSPIRATION

Ladurée's style is distinctive and recognizable. What makes it so? What are their inspirations? How can we reproduce this style in rooms or parts of our homes? Three decorative styles combine to make up Ladurée ...

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BEAUTY'S LEGACY "GILDED AGE PORTRAITS IN AMERICA"

Named after a series of charity shows held by the New York social elite during the 1890s, Beauty's Legacy examines the remarkable resurgence of portraiture in the United States at the end of the nineteenth ...

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TITIAN AND THE END OF THE VENETIAN RENAISSANCE

Titian's works are often seen as embodying the famous tradition of Venetian Renaissance painting. But how 'Venetian' was Titian, and can his unique works be taken as truly representative of his adoptive city? This comprehensive ...

pvp.72.8 €


PLACE AND IDENTITY IN CLASSIC MAYA NARRATIVES

Understanding the ways in which human communities define themselves in relation to landscapes has been one of the crucial research questions in anthropology. Place and Identity in Classic Maya Narratives addresses this question in the ...

pvp.44.57 €


LA PEINTURE FRANCAISE

por ROSENBERG, PIERRE

LA PEINTURE FRANCAISE

Cette synthèse décrit les grands mouvements qui ont marqué l'évolution de l'école picturale française du Moyen Age jusqu'à aujourd'hui et aborde des techniques, courants et artistes peu connus du grand public.

pvp.120.0 €


ART STUDIO AMERICA "CONTEMPORARY ARTIST SPACE"

For centuries, America's permutations of climate and landscape and its tantalizing suggestion of unlimited possibilities have inspired some of history's greatest minds to embark on both literal and imaginary journeys of exploration, none more so ...

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PALAZZO TE "PALAZZO TE: GIULIO ROMANO'S MASTERWORK IN MANUA"

A lavish Renaissance pleasure palace for rest and entertainment, decorated with spectacular frescoes of themes from ancient myth Built for Federico II Gonzaga Duke of Mantua between 1525 and 1536, Palazzo Te is the masterpiece ...

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WUNDERKAMMER "ARTE, NATURA, MERAVIGLIA IERI E OGGI"

Il concetto di Wunderkammern si identifica con le origini del museo moderno e con l'idea stessa di raccolta come "opera" progettuale del collezionista. L'area germanica e quella italiana sono i due poli in cui si ...

pvp.40.0 €


ROBERT INDIANA "BEYOND LOVE"

por HASKELL, BARBARA

ROBERT INDIANA "BEYOND LOVE"

Robert Indiana's popular LOVE works have made the esteemed Pop artist a household name. Their fame and ubiquity have also served to eclipse the rest of his dynamic, conceptually charged work. Robert Indiana is a ...

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PETER ZUMTHOR: BUILDINGS AND PROJECTS 1986-2013 Vol.I - 5

The Zumthor monograph will indeed be published by Scheidegger & Spiess and is scheduled for release in September 2013. It is going to be a 5-vols set (in slipcase), 800 pages in total, more than ...

pvp.220.0 €


RIKEN YAMAMOTO HOW TO MAKE A CITY

The work of Riken Yamamoto, one of Japan s leading architects, is of outstanding importance in urban design; his work seeks to integrate society and be a cohesive force for contemporary living. Riken Yamamoto: How ...

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HONG KONG ARCHITECTURAL GUIDE

Forced to thrust skywards by the constraints of its position on a narrow strip of land between the sea and high mountains, Hong Kong has developed a breath-taking skyline. One of the most densely populated ...

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DELHI ARCHITECTURAL GUIDE

The prolific architectural legacy of Delhi is remarkable not only for its antiquity but also its diversity. While the period of antiquity encompass various types of Hindu, Islamic and Colonial architecture, it is modern architecture ...

pvp.41.0 €


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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