Архитектура

Различные книги в жанре Архитектура

The Architect's Guide to Design-Build Services

The American Institute of Architects

The definitive resource for designer-led projects The Architect's Guide to Design-Build Services offers authoritative knowledge and industry insight to architects considering entry into the burgeoning practice of design-build project delivery. Written by architects and other professionals with expertise in risk management, law, ethics, finance, and contracts, this instructive guide addresses the roles architects can assume during a design-build project, including leading the project, acting as subcontractor, and forming a joint venture with a contractor. Developed by the AIA Design-Build Professional Interest Area, this book offers the real-world expertise of thirty industry leaders from the United States, Canada, and Mexico, who share their experience and know-how on such topics as: Starting out in design-build Risks and rewards of design-build delivery Succeeding in a design-build practice Design-build education Essential practice information Ethics and licensing laws State laws regulating both architects and contractors are summarized to help busy firms bring design-build projects through to successful completion in a variety of jurisdictions. The Architect's Guide to Design-Build Services is the most complete, definitive resource for architects, contractors, and attorneys involved in designer-led projects.

The Graphic Standards Guide to Architectural Finishes

The American Institute of Architects

From ARCOM and The American Institute of Architects A complete visual guide to choosing and using finish materials In this unique guide, the authors of MASTERSPEC and Architectural Graphic Standards join forces to offer architects vital single-source access to the unbiased information they need to evaluate, select, and specify the best finish materials for any job. This powerful visual resource combines hundreds of illustrations from Architectural Graphic Standards with corresponding building material performance and specification information from AIA's MASTERSPEC, published by ARCOM. Use this book during the schematic and design development phases of a project and as an indispensable aid for product selection and specification. Essential for architects, interior designers, and building designers, this vital reference provides information to make informed decisions about specific design goals, such as affordability, environmental friendliness, durability, fire resistance, and esthetic success. Features include: * Unique source of independent, in-depth building product performance information-the one source that gives you reliable building product information before you consult with manufacturers * Covers a full range of standard finish materials and includes selection criteria, details, typical product sizes, and installation and maintenance data * Provides current standards based on research by government, association, and independent testing organizations as well as the input of experienced architects and specifiers «Architectural Graphic Standards has served the design community for decades as a virtual 'bible' for architectural detailing. MASTERSPEC Evaluations have long comprised one of the best resources available for building product selection and specification. Consolidating the strong points of both into this new desktop reference is an act of sheer brilliance!» -Martin M. Bloomenthal, FAIA, CCS, CSI, Principal, The Hillier Group, Princeton, New Jersey

Architectural Digest/Ad 09-2019

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АD (Architectural Digest) – ежемесячный журнал об архитектуре и дизайне интерьеров, рассчитанный на самых образованных, искушенных и состоятельных читателей.AD – это журнал для тех, кто интересуется интерьерным дизайном, следит за тенденциями и разнообразием стилей в архитектуре и при этом не чужд интереса к истории культуры и искусства.

The Building of England: How the History of England Has Shaped Our Buildings

Simon Thurley

Throughout England’s cultural history, its buildings have reflected changing economic circumstances and fashions, and architecture has always been an expression of power and influence. The Building of England takes us on a fascinating journey through the history of English architecture.From the awe-inspiring castles, cathedrals and monasteries built by the Normans, to the steel frame buildings of the Industrial Revolution and the skyscrapers springing up today, Simon Thurley explores how this small island has come to be so distinctly different from its European neighbours, and its huge architectural impact on the globe.The Building of England puts into context the significance of a country’s architectural history and unearths how it is inextricably linked to the cultural past – and present. Saxon, Tudor, Georgian, Regency, even Victorian and Edwardian are all well-recognised architectural styles, displaying the influence of the events that mark each period. Thurley looks at how the architecture of England has evolved over a thousand years, uncovering the beliefs, ideas and aspirations of the people who commissioned them, built them and lived in them. He tells the fascinating story of the development of architecture and the advancements in both structural performance and enhanced aesthetic effect.Richly illustrated with over 500 illustrations, photographs and maps, Simon Thurley uniquely traces the fascinating history and contemplates the future of the buildings that have made the country that is uniquely England.

Dan Cruickshank’s Bridges: Heroic Designs that Changed the World

Dan Cruickshank

Dan Cruickshank’s personal, passionate and learned journey into the very awe-inspiring architectural icons which have transformed culture, society, industry and landscapes throughout the world – bridges.Bridges define places. Imagine San Francisco without the Golden Gate Bridge, Manhattan without the Brooklyn Bridge, or Sydney without Sydney Harbour Bridge.Not only this, but they are spectacles of engineering, and have influenced the development of cultures, economies, environments and lives in more ways than we can count. Now, Dan Cruickshank looks at what bridges mean to us, and draws on some of his personal favourites from all over the world to tell the story of their architectural, cultural and aesthetic influence.Chapters include:EMPIRE – Bridges from the Roman and ancient worldNATURE AGAINST NATURE -Timber bridgesREVOLUTION – Pioneering structural designs from North America and EuropeUNITING PEOPLE – Bringing nations, cities, and communities togetherVISIONS – Contemporary structures

Betjeman’s Best British Churches

Richard Surman

A beautiful and practical up-to-date guide to over two thousand of Britain’s best parish churches.Although now most famous for his poetry, Sir John Betjeman’s great passion was churches. For over fifty years his guide, regularly updated, has been the eminent authority and the most distinguished guide to the best churches to visit.This edition, in full colour throughout and illustrated with over 350 specially commissioned photographs, covers over 2,500 of the very best churches in England, Scotland and Wales. Fully updated by bestselling author Richard Surman, this is the most complete and up to date guide to Britain’s church heritage.

Architectural Digest/Ad 07-2019

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АD (Architectural Digest) – ежемесячный журнал об архитектуре и дизайне интерьеров, рассчитанный на самых образованных, искушенных и состоятельных читателей.AD – это журнал для тех, кто интересуется интерьерным дизайном, следит за тенденциями и разнообразием стилей в архитектуре и при этом не чужд интереса к истории культуры и искусства.

Elle Decor 07-08-2019

Редакция журнала Elle Decor

«Elle Decor» – издание мирового класса о современном интерьере. На страницах журнала вы найдете информацию о самых последних тенденциях в области дизайна, архитектуры и декорирования пространства. В каждом номере: новости, рассказы о лучших объектах дизайнерского искусства и знакомство с создателями данной красоты, а также практические рекомендации и репортажи, посвященные проектам признанных мастеров.

Elle Decor 06-2019

Редакция журнала Elle Decor

«Elle Decor» – издание мирового класса о современном интерьере. На страницах журнала вы найдете информацию о самых последних тенденциях в области дизайна, архитектуры и декорирования пространства. В каждом номере: новости, рассказы о лучших объектах дизайнерского искусства и знакомство с создателями данной красоты, а также практические рекомендации и репортажи, посвященные проектам признанных мастеров.

Architectural Digest/Ad 06-2019

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АD (Architectural Digest) – ежемесячный журнал об архитектуре и дизайне интерьеров, рассчитанный на самых образованных, искушенных и состоятельных читателей.AD – это журнал для тех, кто интересуется интерьерным дизайном, следит за тенденциями и разнообразием стилей в архитектуре и при этом не чужд интереса к истории культуры и искусства.