New Mathematics of Architecture

The New Mathematics of Architecture

  1. Jane Burry
  2. Mark Burry
  • ISBN 9780500290255
  • 23.50 x 21.70 cm
  • Paperback with flaps
  • 272pp
  • 628 Illustrations, 435 in colour
  • First published 2012
‘Had to be written … a valuable summary of where we are in this new landscape ’ – Architecture Today
‘Accessible and highly informative … superb’ – Art & Architecture Journal

In the era of digital design and manufacturing, architects can experiment with and apply mathematical concepts to built structures as never before

This in-depth survey of forty-six international projects, compiled and written by leading architects of digital design, offers a thorough overview of the most exciting manifestations of these new processes through accessible illustrations, lucid texts, hands-on experience and constructed projects. The result is a rich compendium of the thinking and building behind today’s most exciting architecture.

MINIFIE NIXON / FOSTER + PARTNERS / JOHN PICKERING / ANTONI GAUDÍ /INGENHOVEN ARCHITECTS / GEHRY PARTNERS / KOHN PEDERSEN FOX / LAB ARCHITECTURE STUDIO / ATELIERS JEAN NOUVEL / OCEAN NORTH / BIOTHING / ARUP AGU / PTW ARCHITECTS / HENEGHAN PENG / DANIEL LIBESKIND / ASHTON RAGGATT MCDOUGALL / FOREIGN OFFICE ARCHITECTS / ARATA ISOZAKI / COX ARCHITECTS / TOYO ITO / UN STUDIO / DECOI ARCHITECTS / PAUL MORGAN ARCHITECTS / GREG LYNN / MCBRIDE CHARLES RYAN / HAKES ASSOCIATES / CLOUD 9 ARCHITECTURE / KARRES EN BRANDS / NOX ARCHITECTS / SERVO / ASYMPTOTE / HYPERBODY RESEARCH GROUP / CARLO RATTI ASSOCIATI

Jane Burry is an architect and associate professor at RMIT University’s Spatial Information Architecture Laboratory (SIAL) in Melbourne, Australia.
Mark Burry is Director of SIAL and Founding Director of RMIT’s Design Research Institute.
Brett Steele is director of the Architectural Association School of Architecture and AA Publications, London.