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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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100 MILESTONES

Heine / Kuhl

The Buildings that Revolutionized Architecture

From Rome’s Parthenon to Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia; from New York’s Empire State Building to the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, this visually stunning collection of 100 milestones of architectural history explores how they changed the course of architecture forever.

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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.