Books
Architecture
Interior Design
Urban Planning
Landscape
Engineering
Construction
The Arts
Graphic Design
Cooking
Photography
Fiction / Novels
Private Bin
About Us
Shipping and Returns
Privacy Policy
Contact Us
Join our Mailing List
Book Vouchers
 
SEARCH 
 
search on Title, Author's Surname, ISBN 
Hudson Modern: Residential Landscapes

ISBN: 9781580934848
AUTHOR: David Sokel   
PUBLISHED BY: Monacelli   June 2018
COVER: Hardcover
PAGES: 262
LANGUAGE: English
PRICE: $119.95

Hudson Modern showcases stunning new houses in the Hudson River Valley that embrace the dramatic settings and cultural bounty of this popular region. As the birthplace of American landscape painting, the Hudson River Valley has long been a refuge from the city and a laboratory for new aesthetic expression. Today, thanks to its ascendant reputation as a weekend utopia, architects are extending that tradition into the built environment. Designing residences that revere local climate, landscape, and history in a distinctly modernist language, these talents are sowing a new Hudson River school of architectural thought. Hudson Modern surveys this emerging domestic architecture, featuring nearly twenty houses that integrate with site and region through composition, scale, and materials, and which strike a balance between innovation and rootedness. A reconstructed midcentury house accented in cedar, walnut, and bluestone by Joel Sanders and landscaped by the late Diana Balmori blurs the edge of habitation and nature. Kieran Timberlake revises the classic vision of a glass box by cladding a home on a rocky site in Pound Ridge in a tapestry of steel, aluminum, copper, and glass. In Rhinebeck, Steven Holl experiments with a radical form that has both ecological and social dimensions. Author David Sokol presents these and numerous other examples of design-forward residences that are responsive to terrain, building vernacular, and cultural legacy. Together, the new Hudson Valley houses point a way forward for rural living in the twenty-first century.
3164 Results   Showing 0 - 20 Page    1    2    3    4    5   
               
What Goes Up: The Right and Wrongs to the City

ISBN 9781786635150
BY
Michael Sorkin   

PRICE $79.95   
 
Copenhagenize: The Definitive Guide to Global Bicycle Urbanism

ISBN 9781610919388
BY
Mikael Colville-Anderson   

PRICE $69.95   
 
Drawing on Architecture: The Object of Lines, 1970-1990

ISBN 9780262037372
BY
Jordan Kauffman   

PRICE $79.95   
 
Makeover: Conversions and Extensions of Homes and Residential Spaces

ISBN 9783037682340
BY
Chris van Uffelen   

PRICE $159.95   
 
             
Kazuo Shinohara: On the Threshold of Space-Making

ISBN 9783037785331
BY
Kazuo Shinohara   Seng Kuan   

PRICE $99.95   
 
Making Things: Jay Baker Architects

ISBN 9781940743301
BY
Jay Baker   Stephen Fox   

PRICE $99.95   
 
Gardens of the High Line : Elevating the Nature of Modern Landscapes

ISBN 9781604696998
BY
Rick Darke   

PRICE $79.95   
 
Modern Tropical: Houses in the Sun

ISBN 9780847860036
BY
Byron Hawes   Oscar Riera Ojeda   

PRICE $99.95   
             
Tropical Houses

ISBN 9781864706840
BY
Imelda Akmal   

PRICE $109.95   
 
Eco Living Japan: Sustainable Ideas for Living Green

ISBN 9780804850391
BY
Deanna MacDonald   

PRICE $49.95   
 
The Future of Public Space: SOM Thinkers Series

ISBN 9781942884163
BY
Various   

PRICE $49.95   
 
Making L.A. Modern: Craig Ellwood - Myth, Man, Designer

ISBN 9780847861538
BY
Michael Boyd   Richard Powers   

PRICE $129.95   
             
The Art of Bar Design

ISBN 9781864707731
BY
Natali del Pozo   

PRICE $99.95   
 
Printing Architecture: Innovative Recipes for 3D Printing

ISBN 9781616896966
BY
Ronald Rael   Virginia San Fratello   

PRICE $69.95   
 
Inspiring Tiny Homes: Creative Living on Land, on the Water, and on Wheels

ISBN 9781782493570
BY
Gill Heriz   

PRICE $69.95   
 
Hideouts: Grand Vacations in Tiny Getaways

ISBN 9783899556551
BY
Various   

PRICE $119.95   
             
California Contemporary: The Houses of Grant C. Kirkpatrick and Kaa Design

ISBN 9781616896584
BY
Grant Kirkpatrick   

PRICE $109.95   
 
Architectural Nuances: Axel Nieberg Studio

ISBN 9788499360850
BY
Axel Nieberg   

PRICE $139.95   
 
Gardens of the Alhambra

ISBN 9780711239272
BY
Juan Domingo-Santos   William Curtis   Alvaro Siza   

PRICE $99.95   
 
Sanjay Patil - Nesting in Nature

ISBN 9783869050065
BY
Minaz Ansari   

PRICE $119.95   
             
Page    1    2    3    4    5