Architecture & Landscape

Architecture - History & Reference

Books published by Thames & Hudson on architects and the history of architecture worldwide

Architect - The Pritzker Prize Laureates in their own Words

Architect

The Pritzker Prize Laureates in their own Words

  • PLC (with jacket)
Presents all 33 recipients of most prestigious international prize for architecture in 700 illustrations and the winners' own words

Architects' Sketchbooks
  • PLC (no jacket)
… offers a rare glimpse of the architectural creative processes – Monocle

Architecture a Modern View
  • Hardback without Jacket
'This is in fact a manifesto. It encapsulates what I regard as the fundamental value – and values – of architecture'– Richard RogersIllustrated largely by examples drawn from Richard Rogers' own work, it is a professional record as well as a manifesto for the future.

Architecture and Surrealism

Architecture and Surrealism

A Blistering Romance

  • PLC (no jacket)
A completely fascinating journey through the changing landscape of architecture in reference to the Surrealist movement … a captivating portrayal of the beautiful, abstracted dreamscapes that are yet to be built – Aesthetica Magazine

The Architecture of the Italian Renaissance
  • Hardback
Rare is the perfect book, but for Christoph Frommel’s The Architecture of the Italian Renaissance, no other adjective will do … He proffers extraordinary levels of perception and interpretation … his language invariably precise and simple … with his eye we shall learn to look at architecture rather than just see it – Brian Sewell, The Evening Standard

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Architecture on the Carpet

Architecture on the Carpet

The Curious Tale of Construction Toys and the Genesis of Modern Buildings

  • Hardback
Successful and enjoyable … Architecture on the Carpet will appeal to anyone for whom the words ‘Arkitex’, ‘Minibrix’, or even ‘Lego’ conjures distant memories of constructional fun – Architecture Today

The Architecture of Parking
  • Paperback
Beautifully photographed … shows that car parks offer some of the most astonishingly sculptural forms and surfaces in contemporary architecture – The Financial Times

Architecture and Polyphony:

Architecture and Polyphony:

Building in the Islamic World Today

  • Paperback with flaps
A fantastic mix of the mainstream and obscure – RIBA Journal

Architecture: The Whole Story
  • Flexibound PLC (with jacket)
Ravishing … the 1,000 illustrations echo with resonances both practical and aesthetic – The Independent

Architecture in Wood

Architecture in Wood

A World History

  • PLC (no jacket)
A tour de force – The Architects’ Journal

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Architecture of the Renaissance

From Brunelleschi to Palladio

  • Paperback

Architecture of Bali

Architecture of Bali

A Sourcebook of Traditional & Modern Forms

  • Paperback with flaps
A beautifully illustrated sourcebook … a good excuse to daydream – The Evening Standard

Architecture of the Islamic World

Architecture of the Islamic World

Its History and Social Meaning

  • Paperback
As good a pictorial introduction to the subject as is available – Apollo

Arish: Palm-Leaf Architecture
  • Hardback
This extremely well written, beautifully illustrated book will do much to revitalise and preserve a centuries old structural and decorative building resource in the U.A.E and their region – Alexander Maitland