Gifts for Design & Architecture Lovers

Woman Made: Great Women Designers Cover Image
ISBN: 9781838662851
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Published: Phaidon Press - October 13th, 2021

The most comprehensive, fully illustrated book on women designers ever published – a celebration of more than 200 women product designers from the early twentieth century to the present day

This glorious visual celebration of the most incredible and impactful design ever produced by women designers flips the script on what is historically considered a man’s world.  Featuring more t

Infographic Design: Visual Storytelling with Information and Data Cover Image
By Sandu (Editor)
ISBN: 9783943330632
Availability: Available for Pre-Order
Published: Gingko Press - December 14th, 2021

Extra Bold: A Feminist, Inclusive, Anti-racist, Nonbinary Field Guide for Graphic Designers Cover Image
ISBN: 9781616899189
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Published: Princeton Architectural Press - May 11th, 2021

Extra Bold is the inclusive, practical, and informative (design) career guide for everyone!

Part textbook and part comic book, zine, manifesto, survival guide, and self-help manual, Extra Bold is filled with stories and ideas that don't show up in other career books or design overviews.

Pacific Natural at Home Cover Image
By Jenni Kayne, Vincent Van Duysen (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9780847869640
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Published: Rizzoli - October 12th, 2021

Jenni Kayne, the creator of the laid-back, luxe California lifestyle brand, shows us how to create spaces that encourage living well in comfort and style by featuring beautiful and inspiring interiors along with practical room-by-room tips.

Atlas of Mid-Century Modern Houses, Classic format Cover Image
ISBN: 9781838663391
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Published: Phaidon Press - November 3rd, 2021

The most complete in-depth survey of global Mid-Century Modern homes ever published – more than 400 stunning homes from 40 countries, designed by more than 290 of the world’s greatest architects

The love of Mid-Century style is at an all-time high, with a steady flow of exhibitions, house tours, and books celebrating its unique cross- generational appeal.

Vivid: Style in Color Cover Image
ISBN: 9781743796504
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Published: Hardie Grant - August 10th, 2021

Vivid: Style in Colour is an interiors book celebrating the influence of color in the world of design and our everyday lives.

How to Revised and Expanded Edition Cover Image
ISBN: 9780063141575
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Published: Harper Design - September 7th, 2021

A revised and expanded edition of the world-renowned graphic designer’s classic and bestselling monograph, using examples from a portfolio spanning his full career to date.

Patented: 1,000 Design Patents Cover Image
ISBN: 9781838662561
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Published: Phaidon Press - May 12th, 2021

An unprecedented, substantial, and extraordinary celebration of more than a century of fascinating product and industrial design, as shown through their detailed original patent documents – the ultimate 'flick book' of modern design with hundreds of works by iconic and lesser-known designers

From legendary design classics to anonymous objects that are indispensable in homes and off

A Book on Books: New Aesthetics in Book Design Cover Image
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ISBN: 9789887972631
Published: Victionary - March 30th, 2021

From scrolls and sheets of papyrus to elaborate and expensive codices to the mass press-printed volumes as we know them today, books have come a long way since writing was first developed.

Good by Design: Ideas for a Better World Cover Image
ISBN: 9789887972778
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Published: Victionary - December 21st, 2021

The world today can be an infinitely better place. With the increasing amount of issues affecting us as a whole in recent years, such as the global health crises, environmental destruction, and socioeconomic disparities, the onus is on each and every one of us to do everything we can for the generations to come.

Books Do Furnish a Room: Organize, Display, Store Cover Image
ISBN: 9781858946986
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Published: Merrell - September 7th, 2021

As all book lovers know, a collection of books affords not only access to endless pleasure and knowledge, but also, when skilfully deployed around the home, the opportunity to create a multitude of decorative impressions, whether classically formal, strikingly colourful or apparently artless.

Living in Color: Color in Contemporary Interior Design Cover Image
By Phaidon Editors, Stella Paul (Contributions by), India Mahdavi (Contributions by)
ISBN: 9781838663087
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Published: Phaidon Press - December 1st, 2021

An inspirational visual journey along the color spectrum, brought to life via the best contemporary residential interior design

Tap into the growing trend for injecting color  into home décor with this elegant, thoughtful selection of interiors in every shade and hue.

Cabin Fever: Enchanting Cabins, Shacks, and Hideaways Cover Image
By Gestalten (Editor)
ISBN: 9783967040302
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Published: Gestalten - November 16th, 2021

Nestled in thriving woodlands, overlooking bodies of water, or even exposed to the elements on a mountain's peak, architects are contending to create high-impact spaces on a small scale. Cabin Fever takes a broad look at remote retreats designed to make the most of their natural surroundings and illustrates why the call of the wild is louder than ever.

The California Style: Architecture on the Edge in Paradise Cover Image
By Francesc Zamora (Editor), Robert Nebolon (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9788499367071
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Published: Booq Publishing - November 9th, 2021

California is an incubator for technological, multicultural, ecological thought, and a love for the outdoors. It should be no surprise then to see that California architecture embodies these influences in home design.

Baseline Shift: Untold Stories of Women in Graphic Design History Cover Image
By Martha Scotford (Foreword by), Briar Levit (Editor)
ISBN: 9781648960062
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Published: Princeton Architectural Press - October 26th, 2021

Baseline Shift captures the untold stories of women across time who used graphic design to earn a living while changing the world.

Green Architecture for a Sustainable Future Cover Image
By Cayetano Cardelus (Editor)
ISBN: 9788499366951
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Published: Booq Publishing - December 21st, 2021

For several decades the concepts of ecology and sustainability have generated highly influential currents of opinion in our society, and creating a greener future is at the forefront of today's architecture design.

Graphic Design in the Twentieth Century: A Concise History (World of Art) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780500204511
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Published: Thames & Hudson - November 2nd, 2021

A new edition of a seminal book on the history of graphic design in the twentieth century by one of the leading authorities in the field.

Caps Lock: How Capitalism Took Hold of Graphic Design, and How to Escape from It Cover Image
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ISBN: 9789492095817
Published: Valiz - November 2nd, 2021

A New Leaf: Curated houses where plants meet Design Cover Image
ISBN: 9781784884628
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Published: Hardie Grant - December 21st, 2021

A New Leaf: Curated Houses Where Plants Meet Design is a celebration of the modern and stylish homes that reinvent the humble house plant as a coveted design object.

Living in Nature: Contemporary Houses in the Natural World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781838662509
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Published: Phaidon Press - April 28th, 2021

An awe-inspiring collection of contemporary homes designed to foster a connection with the essential elements of landscape

Living in Nature showcases a selection of architect-designed houses that have something fundamental in common: a special relationship with the natural world.

Feels Like Home: Relaxed Interiors for a Meaningful Life Cover Image
ISBN: 9781419751196
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Published: Abrams - October 19th, 2021

The third design book from the TV and social media star and author of Habitat and Down to EarthFeels Like Home explores the emotional connection that a home can have to a person’s life

A house is a feeling.

Marvel by Design Cover Image
By Gestalten (Editor), Liz Stinson (Editor)
ISBN: 9783967040265
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Published: Gestalten - November 23rd, 2021

As one of the most recognizable brands in the world, Marvel has spent the last 80-plus years inspiring generations of creatives through its approach to visual storytelling. Marvel's comic books, in particular, established a distinct graphic language that has found its way into mainstream culture, including 1960s Pop Art, and present-day digital culture, gaming, advertising, and more.

Shapes: Geometric Forms in Graphic Design Cover Image
By Wang Shaoqiang (Editor)
ISBN: 9788417656447
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Published: Hoaki - October 26th, 2021

Basic geometric shapes and their various combinations are hugely popular in graphic design. The creative possibilities they offer are limitless, and viewers continuously interpret them consciously and unconsciously.

Two Hundred and Fifty Things an Architect Should Know Cover Image
ISBN: 9781648960802
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Published: Princeton Architectural Press - November 2nd, 2021

From iconic architect and critic Michael Sorkin comes a joyful celebration of architecture and city-making, told through his famous list, in one beautiful, illustrated book.