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Nature of Enclosure

Nature of Enclosure

Author : Jeffrey S. Nesbit
Publisher : Actar
Release Date : 2022-09
Category : Architecture
Excerpts : Nature of Enclosure interrogates the role of architecture and urbanization in a post-pandemic society, to discuss topics from closed forms of capital to the exclusive boundaries of environment and politics. From Crystal Palace in 1851 to Buckminster Fuller's Spaceship Earth in 1969, nature became enclosed. Claimed to be a reaction of Norbert ...
ProjectX India

ProjectX India

Author : Sandeep Ravidutt Sharma
Publisher : Sandeep Ravidutt Sharma
Release Date : 2021-09-15
Category : Architecture
Excerpts : ProjectX India | 15th September 2021 edition provides you with power-packed information on 228 projects, contracts and tenders from 67 sectors of the Indian economy. In this issue we have covered 52 projects in Conceptual/Planning Stage, 27 Contract Awards, 20 Projects Under Implementation, 123 Tenders, and 6 other project. The project information is provided along with nearest contacts ...
Construction

Construction

Author : Felix McNamara
Publisher : Opposite Editions
Release Date : 2021-08-24
Category : Architecture
Excerpts : Construction is Issue 01 of Barbara, Brisbane: Opposite Editions, ISSN 2653-1380 Barbara is a project of conceptual diversity, where the abstract and concrete can collide. It combines explicitly architectural material with things on the margins – distant from the conventional labours of architectural practice, study and scholarship, which may well touch the ...
Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship and Project Planning

Fundamentals of Entrepreneurship and Project Planning

Author : Madhurima Lall
Publisher : Sultan Chand & Sons
Release Date : 2021-06-01
Category : Business & Economics
Excerpts : The book has been designed specifically for students of B.Com, B.Com (Hons.), BBA, MBA. The book is also helpful to persons starting their own business. The book explains the concepts of entrepreneurship, innovation, Business Plan and financing of new ventures in a very simple manner so it provides ...
Public Places Urban Spaces

Public Places Urban Spaces

Author : Matthew Carmona
Publisher : Routledge
Release Date : 2021-02-16
Category : Architecture
Excerpts : Public Places Urban Spaces provides a comprehensive overview of the principles, theory and practices of urban design for those new to the subject and for those requiring a clear and systematic guide. In this new edition the book has been extensively revised and restructured. Carmona advances the idea of urban ...
Architecture of the Islamic West

Architecture of the Islamic West

Author : Jonathan M. Bloom
Publisher : Yale University Press
Release Date : 2020-06-30
Category : Architecture
Excerpts : An authoritative survey situating some of the Western world’s most renowned buildings within a millennium of Islamic history Some of the most outstanding examples of world architecture, such as the Mosque of Córdoba, the ceiling of the Cappella Palatina in Palermo, the Giralda tower in Seville, and the ...
Elements of Sustainable Architecture

Elements of Sustainable Architecture

Author : Rosa Urbano Gutiérrez
Publisher : Routledge
Release Date : 2019-12-06
Category : Architecture
Excerpts : For sustainable architecture to become a reality, the way we design buildings needs to change. Many architects are concerned that sustainable technologies may interfere with a building’s aesthetic appearance, and so these are often ‘added on’ once the design process is complete. Elements of Sustainable Architecture solves this dilemma ...
Roman Architecture and Urbanism

Roman Architecture and Urbanism

Author : Fikret Yegül
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Release Date : 2019-08-31
Category : Architecture
Excerpts : Investigates Roman built environments from architectonic and planning perspectives, while celebrating the achievements of the providences as well as Italy....
Majestic Monuments of India

Majestic Monuments of India

Author : Prabhu TL
Publisher : Nestfame Creations Pvt. Ltd.
Release Date : 2019-08-04
Category : Architecture
Excerpts : Monuments are the symbols of ancient civilizations. Monuments can be seen to withstand the test of time, created by ancient civilizations that out live their creators and to tell of what was important to their culture that needed to be memorialized. Here in this book 35 such inspiring monuments built in ...
Dense and Green Building Typologies

Dense and Green Building Typologies

Author : Thomas Schröpfer
Publisher : Springer
Release Date : 2019-07-05
Category : Architecture
Excerpts : In this book, leading architects and landscape architects provide their perspectives on the design of dense and green building types in high-density urban contexts that can support higher population densities, higher standards of environmental sustainability and enhanced liveability in future cities....
The Tree Book

The Tree Book

Author : Michael A. Dirr
Publisher : Timber Press
Release Date : 2019-04-30
Category : Gardening
Excerpts : Michael Dirr, the author of the iconic Dirr’s Trees and Shrubs, is widely acknowledged as one of the leading experts on woody plants. Keith Warren has shaped the American landscape through the introduction of tree cultivars. Together, they have penned what will be the go-to tree resource for decades. ...
BIM Handbook

BIM Handbook

Author : Rafael Sacks
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release Date : 2018-07-03
Category : Architecture
Excerpts : Discover BIM: A better way to build better buildings Building Information Modeling (BIM) offers a novel approach to design, construction, and facility management in which a digital representation of the building product and process is used to facilitate the exchange and interoperability of information in digital format. BIM is beginning ...