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RECLAIMED AND REMADE FURNITURE

Antonia Edwards

Upcyclist

Upcycling is the process of transforming seemingly low value items into something new. Today’s upcyclists are creating stunning furniture, lighting, and art objects that combine values of superb craftsmanship and design with ideas of how “waste” can be both inspiring and informing.

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THE AGA KHAN HISTORIC CITIES PROGRAMME

Philip Jodidio

Heritage of the Mughal World

This beautifully illustrated book explores the historic cities, buildings, and gardens that flourished during the Mughals' three-century rule, highlighting valuable conservation and restoration projects in Afghanistan, India, and Pakistan.

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MODERN ARCHITECTURE EXPLAINED

John Zukowsky

Why On Earth Would Anyone Build That?

This global examination of boundary-pushing architecture challenges our perception of how buildings ought to look - and reveals how even the most unusual constructions can achieve iconic statuts.

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ILLUSTRATED SURVEY

Print is Dead. Long live Print

This book offers an eye-opening look into the explosion of independent, creatively led magazines that are currently shaping the future of print journalism. It showcases over 50 examples of innovative magazines from around the globe.

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Prestel Publishing: new books in the field of architecture and photography: monographs, illustrated books, exhibition catalogues.