Future Practice cover

Future Practice: Conversations from the Edge of Architecture by Rory Hyde Routledge, 2012 Paperback, 280 pages In 2005 Rem Koolhaas and compatriots launched Volume, a journal that, among other things, called for architects to "escape the prison created ...Read More

From Commission to Construction cover

Architecture: From Commission to Construction by Jennifer Hudson Laurence King Publishers, 2012 Paperback, 240 pages Books that collect works of contemporary architecture tend to present them in some fairly typical ways, particularly by building typology (houses, museums, public space, etc.) and as finished ...Read More

Portfolio Design

Portfolio Design, Fourth Edition by Harold Linton W. W. Norton, 2012 Hardcover, 224 pages Harold Linton's Portfolio Design was first published in 1996. I remember referencing it as I assembled my portfolio after graduating from undergraduate architecture school the same year. A lot ...Read More

Wonderland Manual for Emerging Architects

Wonderland Manual for Emerging Architects edited by Wonderland - Platform for Architecture, Silvia Forlati, Anne Isopp Springer, 2011 Paperback, 352 pages Some years back I downloaded the first issue of Wonderland - Platform for Architecture, a magazine that was distributed with A10, New ...Read More