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  1. Eutopia! I’ve Found it!
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    Eutopia! I’ve Found it!

    While the rest of my Design Miami/Art Basel cohorts were traipsing around in a sea of expensive gear, white pants, and more stilettos than you can shake a Jean Prouvé side chair at, I...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    12.14.08

  2. 5 Must-Read Books On Color
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    5 Must-Read Books On Color

    New releases on the wonderful world of color—or a palate-cleansing lack thereof.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    10.25.14

  3. Remaking New York's LGBT Community Center
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    Remaking New York's LGBT Community Center

    A $9.2 million renovation looks to the future while preserving the past.

    written by: William Lamb
    photos by: Travis Mark
    12.21.14

  4. 26 Books You Need to Read if You Love Design
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    26 Books You Need to Read if You Love Design

    Delving into everything from Alexander Girard to wabi-sabi, we take a look at 26 authoritative works on modern architecture, design, and technology.

    written by: Dora Sapunar
    12.28.14

  5. 79 Short Essays on Design

    79 Short Essays on Design

    Using wide-ranging topics including business, art, economics, history, war, politics, film, and books, Bierut explores the relationship between graphic design and the ...

  6. Thinking with Type

    Thinking with Type

    Lupton’s encyclopedic knowledge of typographic form and history endows her writing with a supreme readability. This book, written as a primer for design students, should be required reading for...

  7. Cities of Tomorrow: An Intellectual History of Urban Planning and Design in the Twentieth Century

    Cities of Tomorrow: An Intellectual History of Urban Planning and Design in the Twentieth Century

    An exhaustive history of modern Western urban-planning theory and practice, Cities of Tomorrow tackles everything from major figures and events that shaped 20th-century urban life to fundamental...

  8. Prefab Prototypes: Site-Specific Design for Offsite Construction

    Prefab Prototypes: Site-Specific Design for Offsite Construction

    A detailed guide to six different prefab systems, weighing the pros and cons of each and explaining how they work.

  9. Jugs Bookmark

    Jugs Bookmark

    Put aside your Kindle, pick up a good old fashioned hardback, and keep your place without folding over the page or fumbling for a paper scrap from your bedside table. Chelsea Klein's line of...

    $9.00

  10. Beyond the Bubble: The New Japanese Architecture

    Beyond the Bubble: The New Japanese Architecture

    It’s well documented that Japan replaces its building stock at an astonishing rate—the average life of a house is a mere 25 years. With that in mind, this attractive book examines...

    $79.95

  11. The BLDGBLOG Book: Architectural Conjecture, Urban Speculation, Landscape Future

    The BLDGBLOG Book: Architectural Conjecture, Urban Speculation, Landscape Future

    BLDGBLOG has long been one of our favorite websites for architectural conjecture, left-field landscapes, and dispatches from the bleeding edge of the built world, so much so that we brought author...

    $29.95

  12. Designing the High Line: Gansevoort Street to 30th Street

    Designing the High Line: Gansevoort Street to 30th Street

    The High Line reclamation and landscape project has captivated us for the last decade with its psychedelic vision of a 21st-century hanging garden. Transforming an abandoned railway viaduct into...

    $30.00

  13. Tom Dixon Interior Worlds

    Tom Dixon Interior Worlds

    In a world of Flickr sets and Google image searches, Tom Dixon’s new photo-heavy book may not pack the same punch it would have two decades ago, when a picture of Cornish miners extracting...

    $85.00

  14. Booktower

    Booktower

    These Booktowers from Dutch design brand Linteloo are mighty good-looking when they're empty, but it's even more fun to imagine them all loading up the nooks and crannies with your books and knick...

  15. Camps: A Guide to 21st-Century Space

    Camps: A Guide to 21st-Century Space

    Offering far more than a reminiscence of summer sleepaways, author Charlie Hailey addresses questions of “identity, residency, safety, and tensions of mobility and fixity” in three...

    $29.95

  16. Louis I Kahn

    Louis I Kahn

    When charting architectural development, it generally follows that architects build upon the generation that preceded them—from modernism to postmodernism to deconstruction and so on. Not so...

    $85.00

  17. Conversations with Frank Gehry

    Conversations with Frank Gehry

    He’s the world’s only architect to guest star on The Simpsons and appear in Apple’s Think Different ads, but how well do you really know Frank Gehry? Think what you will of his...

    $40.00

  18. Architecture Now! Houses

    Architecture Now! Houses

    The latest in Taschen’s ever-growing Architecture Now! series (does Philip Jodidio ever sleep?), this volume takes us on a fantastic visual voyage around the world to some of the most...

    $39.99

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