General Theory Of Urbanization

General Theory of urbanization

In 1867, with the Industrial Revolution well underway, the engineer Ildefons Cerdà, author of the…

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THE TOTAL DESIGNER

THE TOTAL DESIGNER

This book develops an alternative and inclusive approach –based on the hypothesis that the impact…

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PROJECTIVE ECOLOGIES

PROJECTIVE ECOLOGIES

Ecological research applied to current architectural practice. The past two decades have witnessed a resurgence of…

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SELF-SUFFICIENT CITY

SELF-SUFFICIENT CITY

Envisioning the habitat of the future The Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia and the…

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SELF-SUFFICIENT HABITAT

SELF-SUFFICIENT HABITAT

Material Intelligence, simulations, sensors, actuators, as well as the bio-mimetic and digital manufacturing innovations provide…

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PUBLIC SPACE ACUPUNCTURE

PUBLIC SPACE ACUPUNCTURE

Acupuncture strategies to renovate infrastructure, landscape elements and public space in cities. As the financial crisis…

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IMMINENT COMMONS: COMMONING CITIES

IMMINENT COMMONS: COMMONING CITIES

The third book from the Seoul Biennale 2017 explores the value and meaning of cities…

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IMMINENT COMMONS: THE EXPANDED CITY

IMMINENT COMMONS: THE EXPANDED CITY

As the second book of the Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism 2017, it presents…

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IMMINENT COMMONS: URBAN QUESTIONS FOR THE NEAR FUTURE

IMMINENT COMMONS: URBAN QUESTIONS FOR THE NEAR FUTURE

Imminent Commons, first book from the Seoul Biennale 2017, will present an imminent urban cosmology…

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RE-LIVING THE CITY

RE-LIVING THE CITY

This richly illustrated book presents the exhibits and curatorial visions of the 2015 Shenzhen Biennale…

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THE ARSENAL OF EXCLUSION & INCLUSION

THE ARSENAL OF EXCLUSION & INCLUSION

101 Things that Open?and Close the City.  50 leading experts provide tools for analyzing how…

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ARCHITECTURE AND WASTE

ARCHITECTURE AND WASTE

A (re)planned Obsolescence  This book presents a refreshed, design-led approach to waste-to-energy (WTE) plants, reflecting…

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In Favour Of Public Space

In favour of public space

First publication on the European Prize for Urban Public Space award, compiling a selection of…

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BRACKET 2: GOES SOFT

BRACKET 2: GOES SOFT

This publication critically positions and defines soft systems through 27 projects and 12 articles. An…

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SOCIOPOLIS PROJECT FOR A CITY OF FUTURE

SOCIOPOLIS PROJECT FOR A CITY OF FUTURE

Sociopolis is a project for the building of a city neighbourhood of public housing in…

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Scarcity In Excess

Scarcity in Excess

The Built Environment and the Economic Crisis in Iceland. Arna Mathiesen. A guiding model that…

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“How To” Guide Implementing Technology Towards Active Public Space

“How to” guide Implementing technology towards Active public space

The "How to" Guide is a collection of best practices. More than 70 projects activating public space all over…

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Multiramblas By Bianchini, Falcon, Gausa

Multiramblas by Bianchini, Falcon, Gausa

Multiramblas, 6TS Barcelona is a research produced by a “Intelligent Coast” for DHUB – Design…

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Hiper-Catalunya. Estrategias Para Una Nueva Geo-Urbanidad By Manuel Gausa

Hiper-Catalunya. Estrategias para una nueva Geo-Urbanidad by Manuel Gausa

Manuel Gausa, keeps on, in this new book, his  sensitive work of considering  themes regarding…

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Hicat Research Territiories By Gausa, Guallart, Muller

Hicat Research Territiories by Gausa, Guallart, Muller

HiperCatalunya analyzes every component of a territory, using Catalonia as a case study but saying…

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The Limits To Capital By David Harvey

The Limits to Capital by David Harvey

The Limits to Capital provides one of the best theoretical guides to the history and…

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Losing Control?: Sovereignty In The Age Of Globalization By Saskia Sassen

Losing Control?: Sovereignty in the Age of Globalization by Saskia Sassen

What determines the flow of labor and capital in this new global information economy? Who…

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Real Virtuality: Meshworks And Hierarchies In The Digital Domain By Manuel De Landa

Real Virtuality: Meshworks and Hierarchies in the Digital Domain by Manuel de Landa

 With the development of the Internet, a way of thinking once reserved for philosophical and…

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Open Source Architecture Manifesto By Carlo Ratti, Joseph Grima

Open Source Architecture Manifesto by Carlo Ratti, Joseph Grima

As part of the special report on open-source design published in issue 948, Domus approached…

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Cities And The Creative Class By Richard Florida

Cities and the creative class by Richard Florida

In the seven essays of Cities and the Creative Class - four of which have…

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Self-sufficient City: Envisioning The Habitat Of The Future By Vicente Guallart

Self-sufficient City: envisioning the habitat of the future by Vicente Guallart

“ The internet has changed our lives, but it hasn’t changed our cities, yet. In…

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The Third Industrial Revolution By Jeremy Rifkin

The third industrial revolution by Jeremy Rifkin

The price of energy and food is climbing, unemployment remains high, the housing market has…

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The Age Of Access: The New Culture Of Hypercapitalism, Where All Of Life Is A Paid-For Experience By Jeremy Rifkin

The Age Of Access: The New Culture of Hypercapitalism, Where All of Life is a Paid-For Experience by Jeremy Rifkin

Visionary activist and author Jeremy Rifkin exposes the real stakes of the new economy, delivering…

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The Hydrogen Economy: The Creation Of The Worldwide Energy Web And The Redistribution Of Power On Earth By Jeremy Rifkin

The Hydrogen Economy: The Creation of the Worldwide Energy Web and the Redistribution of Power on Earth by Jeremy Rifkin

The message of The Hydrogen Economy is resoundingly simple: The earth is depleting its oil…

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The Rise Of The Network Society By Manuel Castells

The Rise of the Network Society by Manuel Castells

This first book in Castells' groundbreaking trilogy, with a substantial new preface, highlights the economic…

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The Metapolis Diccionary Of Advanced Architecture

The Metapolis Diccionary of Advanced Architecture

The Metapolis Dictionary of Advanced Architecture is an enlarged version of the Spanish edition and…

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Animate Form By Greg Lynn

Animate Form by Greg Lynn

Animate Form is a book and interactive CD-ROM of recent architectural projects designed by Form,…

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E-topia By William J. Mitchell

e-topia by William J. Mitchell

The global digital network is not just a delivery system for email, Web pages, and…

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Traffic In Towns By  Sir Colin Buchanan

Traffic in Towns by Sir Colin Buchanan

In Traffic in Towns, published more than 50 years ago, Sir Colin Buchanan wrote presciently…

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