Architecture / Landscape Arch



link to catalog page LESLIE, Beauty's Rigor

Beauty's Rigor

Patterns of Production in the Work of Pier Luigi Nervi

Author: Thomas Leslie
Pub Date: December 2017

The architecture and achievements of a twentieth-century master   learn more...

link to catalog page TATE, An Illini Place

An Illini Place

Building the University of Illinois Campus

Author: Lex Tate and John Franch
Pub Date: May 2017

The grand plans and intimate stories behind the creation of a classic American campus   learn more...

link to catalog page WATSON, Prairie Crossing

Prairie Crossing

Creating an American Conservation Community

Author: John Scott Watson
Pub Date: March 2016

The vision and the reality of returning nature to the suburbs   learn more...

link to catalog page KAPP, SynergiCity

SynergiCity

Reinventing the Postindustrial City

Author: Edited by Paul Hardin Kapp and Paul J. Armstrong
Pub Date: Cloth: 2012; Paper: August 2015

Revitalizing Rust Belt cities into vibrant urban centers   learn more...

link to catalog page AIA CHICAGO, AIA Guide to Chicago Author: American Institute of Architects Chicago Edited by Alice Sinkevitch and Laurie McGovern Petersen
Pub Date: June 2014

The premier guidebook to the best of Chicago architecture   learn more...

link to catalog page MCBRIARTY, Chicago River Bridges Author: Patrick T. McBriarty
Pub Date: October 2013

A photographic guidebook to Chicago's amazing moveable bridges   learn more...

link to catalog page LESLIE, Chicago Skyscrapers, 1871-1934 Author: Thomas Leslie
Pub Date: June 2013

A detailed tour, inside and out, of Chicago's distinctive towers from an earlier age   learn more...

link to catalog page WALLACE, Media Capital

Media Capital

Architecture and Communications in New York City

Author: Aurora Wallace
Pub Date: November 2012

The buildings and spaces of New York City's mass media landscape   learn more...

link to catalog page ELKINS, Why Art Cannot Be Taught

Why Art Cannot Be Taught

A Handbook for Art Students

Author: James Elkins
Pub Date: June 2001

In this smart survival guide for students and teachers -- the only book of its kind -- James Elkins examines the phenomenon of college-level art instruction, focusing particularly on the problematic practice of conducting critiques of student work   learn more...