Architecture & Design
An exploration of the life and work of America’s most distinguished craftsman.
An unparalleled tour of the Art Deco-style architecture, interiors, decoration, and art objects of Havana, this colorful book shows the work of Cuban artists, open to the winds of change and to outside influences, who filtered the movement born in Paris through the dazzling beauty of Caribbean nature and made the art their own.
Through a precise and expansive definition of what a pattern is, this book offers ways to understand and use patterns in contemporary design.
This book examines the life and works of a major architect whose buildings today surpass him in recognition.
The third edition of Residential Windows: A Guide to New Technologies and Energy Performance provides updated and expanded information on window properties and technologies, as well as new sections on such key topics as window installation, energy efficiency, and building codes.