Название: A Concise Dictionary of Architectural Terms Автор: John Henry Parker Издательство: Dover Publications Год: 2011 Формат: epub Страниц: 352 Размер: 25 mb Язык: English
Авторитетный словарь архитектурных терминов.
First published in 1846, this illustrated dictionary of architecture was so successful that the author revised it several times. It remains one of the best guides to hundreds of terms used in Greek, Roman, Medieval, and Renaissance architecture. "A relevant and practical aide." — Clem Labine's Traditional Building.
Название: Houses for Small Spaces Автор: Gary Takle Издательство: Think Publishing Год: 2011 Формат: PDF Размер: 104 Мб Язык: английский / English
With many cities around the globe bursting at the seams, town planners are starting to create smaller lot sizes with which to accommodate our growing populations, while at the same time avoiding environmental impact on our rural spaces.
Название: Designing With Light: The Art, Science and Practice of Architectural Lighting Design Автор: Jason Livingston Издательство: Wiley Год: 2014 Формат: PDF Размер: 69 Мб Язык: английский / English
Designing With Light: The Art, Science, and Practice of Architectural Lighting Design is a comprehensive introduction to the intelligent use of lighting to define and enhance a space. The book explores all aspects of the process, including aesthetics, technology, and practicalities, in a clear, concise manner designed to provide the reader with a full working knowledge of lighting design. Color illustrations throughout demonstrate the real-world effects of the concepts presented, and the companion website offers video animations and exercises to better illuminate the art and science of lighting. The book addresses the considerations that should be a part of any designer's process, and provides thorough guidance on meeting the various demands with smarter design.
Название: Русский народ. Архитектурная энциклопедия в 5 томах Автор: Платонов О.А. (гл. ред., сост.) Издательство: Институт русской цивилизации ISBN: 978-5-4261-0125-8 Год: 2020 Формат: PDF Страниц: 3968 Размер: 381 MB
В пятитомном издании «Русский народ. Архитектурная энциклопедия» собраны сведения обо всех выдающихся памятниках русской архитектуры. Особое внимание уделено церковной архитектуре, деревянному зодчеству, строительству кремлей, крепостей, дворцов и усадеб. Приводятся данные о 333 архитекторах и основных направлениях отечественного зодчества.
Название: Simple Gatherings: 50 Ways to Inspire Connection Автор: Melissa Michaels Издательство: Harvest House Publishers Год: 2017 Формат: EPUB Размер: 22 Мб Язык: английский / English
Welcoming friends and family into your home doesn't have to be intimidating! These 50 affordable and inspired ideas from bestselling author Melissa Michaels will help you turn any get-together into a special memory. With more than 300 tips for a variety of gatherings—from a casual outdoor barbeque to a creative guest-of-honor dessert--you'll feel inspired to open your door with confidence!
Название: Wood and Wood Joints: Building Traditions of Europe, Japan and China, 3rd Edition Автор: Klaus Zwerger Издательство: Birkhäuser Год: 2015 Формат: PDF Размер: 49 Мб Язык: английский / English
Building with wood as an ecologically viable material is a tradition with a long history. In the most typical method, elements are connected by using wood joints which do not require the assistance of adhesives or metal connectors. By looking at several hundred examples from Japan, China and 18 European countries, this book describes in great detail the history of timber architecture in terms of its technical, aesthetic and ecological dimensions. This thorough study is a mine of information to specialists in this field; it opens up to the craftsman of today what has become an almost forgotten world and provides a fascinating account for the general reader. The new introduction to the third edition reviews developments since the first publication of this book in 1997.
Название: Site Analysis: Informing Context-Sensitive and Sustainable Site Planning and Design, 3rd Edition Автор: James A. LaGro Jr. Издательство: Wiley Год: 2013 Формат: EPUB Размер: 17 Мб Язык: английский / English
The process-oriented guide to context-sensitive site selection, planning, and design Sustainable design is responsive to context. And each site has a unique set of physical, biological, cultural, and legal attributes that presents different opportunities and constraints for alternative uses of the site. Site analysis systematically evaluates these on-site and off-site factors to inform the design of places—including neighborhoods and communities—that are attractive, walkable, and climate-resilient.
Название: Dynamic Analysis of Structures, 1st Edition Автор: John Katsikadelis Издательство: Academic Press Год: 2020 Формат: PDF Страниц: 725 Размер: 26 Mb Язык: English
Dynamic Analysis of Structures reflects the latest application of structural dynamics theory to produce more optimal and economical structural designs. Written by an author with over 37 years of researching, teaching and writing experience, this reference introduces complex structural dynamics concepts in a user-friendly manner. The author includes carefully worked-out examples which are solved utilizing more recent numerical methods. These examples pave the way to more accurately simulate the behavior of various types of structures. The essential topics covered include principles of structural dynamics applied to particles, rigid and deformable bodies, thus enabling the formulation of equations for the motion of any structure.
Название: The Bauhaus Ideal Then and Now: An Illustrated Guide to Modern Design, 2nd Edition Автор: William Smock Издательство: Chicago Review Press Год: 2014 Формат: EPUB Размер: 15 Мб Язык: английский / English
The Bauhaus Ideal is both a picture book and a guidebook to the fascinating and enduring legacy of modernist design, and to the continuing influence of Bauhaus on interior design—not just on architecture, but also on furniture, glassware, tableware, and kitchen utensils: the whole range of domestic arts. This unique volume introduces modern design principles and examines them from an historically critical perspective. It concludes with some ideas for melding modern solemnity with postmodern irony. And in each phase the illustrations speak as eloquently as the text—the whole serves as a beautifully illustrated design memo.
Название: Sky High Living. Contemporary High-Rise Apartment and Mixed-Use Buildings Автор: Georges Binder Издательство: The Images Publishing Group Год: 2006 Формат: djvu Страниц: 260 Размер: 20 Мб Язык: English
There are many books about tall buildings, but few focus exclusively on residential high-rises. Perhaps this is because they are traditionally not as tall as commercial high-rises. However, this is no longer the case; not only do many compare with other high-rise buildings when it comes to height, but a building designed for living is particularly interesting in that it conveys a sense of the purpose and function of the building.