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Art Parks: A Tour of America's Sculpture Parks and Gardens by Francesca Cigola Princeton Architectural Press, 2013 Paperback, 224 pages Guide to New York City Urban Landscapes by Robin Lynn and Francis Morrone, with photography by Edward A. Toran W. W. Norton, 2013 Paperback, 288 ...Read More

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Grand Central: Gateway to a Million Lives by John Belle and Maxinne R. Leighton W. W. Norton, 2012 (reissue) Hardcover, 240 pages On February 2 Grand Central Terminal celebrated its 100th birthday. The building looks a lot better than any people or other ...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

Greening Modernism and Towards Zero-Energy Architecture

Greening Modernism: Preservation, Sustainability, and the Modern Movement by Carl Stein W. W. Norton, 2010 Hardcover, 296 pages Towards Zero-Energy Architecture: New Solar Design by Mary Guzowski Laurence King Publishers, 2010 Hardcover, 208 pages With the buzzwords "energy" and "sustainability" dominating any discussion on the present ...Read More

American Art Museum Architecture

American Art Museum Architecture: Documents and Design by Eric M. Wolf W. W. Norton, 2010 Hardcover, 272 pages When I received this book "exploring the intersections of art, architecture, and design, at both renowned institutions and cutting-edge contemporary collections," I first thought it ...Read More


Rematerial: From Waste to Architecture by Alejandro Bahamón and Maria Camila Sanjinés W. W. Norton, 2010 Paperback, 340 pages In my neck of the woods (New York City) a lot of attention is being lavished upon MoMA's latest exhibition Small Scale, Big Change ...Read More

The Architecture of Patterns

The Architecture of Patterns by Paul Andersen and David Salomon W. W. Norton, 2010 Paperback, 144 pages The recent resurgence of patterns, according to Paul Andersen and David Salomon, is in need of some serious theorizing in order to utilize their ...Read More

Key Urban Housing of the Twentieth Housing

Key Urban Housing of the Twentieth Century: Plans, Sections and Elevations, by Hilary French W.W. Norton, 2008 In the ...Read More

"Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!"

"Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!" by Richard P. Feynman W. W. Norton, 1997 Paperback, 352 pages Richard P. Feynman was a physicist, ...Read More