A Daily Dose of Architecture

dDAB for short; the blog formerly known as A Daily Dose of Architecture
  1. Sources of Modern Architecture

    Sources of Modern Architecture: A Critical Bibliography
    Dennis Sharp
    Granada Publishing, 1981 (Second Edition)

  2. Activators

    a+t 51: Public Space Strategies - Activators
    Aurora Fernández Per, Javier Mozas (Editors)
    a+t architecture publishers, December 2018

  3. The Ordinary

    The Ordinary: Recordings
    Enrique Walker
    Columbia Books on Architecture and the City, September 2018


  4. The Condition of Chinese Architecture

    The Condition of Chinese Architecture
    Pier Alessio Rizzardi, Zhang Hankun
    TCA Think Tank, September 2018

  5. Concrete

    Concrete: Case Studies in Conservation Practice
    Catherine Croft, Susan Macdonald (Editors)
    Getty Publications, January 2019

  6. Studio Joy Works

    Studio Joy Works
    Rick Joy
    Princeton Architectural Press, October 2018



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  7. Week Off + Reading List

    It's only been one month since this "new" blog started, and I already need to take a week off. (No worries though; it's a break for work.) Before posts resume next week check out the Reading List I posted a few days ago. It features...
  8. Over

    Over: The American Landscape at the Tipping Point
    Alex S. MacLean
    Abrams, October 2008



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  9. Norman's Architecture Adventure

    Norman's Architecture Adventure
    Joshua P. Sanabria
    GoArchitect, October 2018



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  10. Cutting Matta-Clark

    Cutting Matta-Clark: The Anarchitecture Investigation
    Mark Wigley
    Lars Müller Publishers in collaboration with CCA and Columbia GSAPP, June 2018

  11. City Unseen

    City Unseen: New Visions of an Urban Planet
    Karen C. Seto, Meredith Reba
    Yale University Press, September 2018

  12. Adapting Cities to Sea Level Rise

    Adapting Cities to Sea Level Rise: Green and Gray Strategies
    Stefan Al
    Island Press, November 2018


  13. Ornament and Identity

    Ornament & Identity: Neutelings Riedijk Architects
    Neutelings Riedijk Architects
    Hatje Cantz, March 2018

  14. Body, Memory, and Architecture

    Body, Memory, and Architecture
    Kent C. Bloomer, Charles W. Moore, with a contribution by Robert J. Yudell
    Yale University Press, September 1977

  15. XPOSITIONS

    XPOSITIONS: Pavilion Dialogues
    Studio Link-Arc
    Actar, June 2018



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  16. Environmental Design

    Environmental Design: Architecture, Politics, and Science in Postwar America
    Avigail Sachs
    University of Virginia Press, July 2018

  17. Designing the Modern City

    Designing the Modern City: Urbanism Since 1850
    Eric Mumford
    Yale University Press, May 2018


  18. Historic Preservation, Third Edition

    Historic Preservation, Third Edition: An Introduction to Its History, Principles, and Practice
    Norman Tyler, Ilene R. Tyler, Ted J. Ligibel
    W. W. Norton, October 2018

  19. McKim Mead & White

    McKim Mead & White: Selected Works 1879-1915
    Charles Follen McKim, William Rutherford Mead, Stanford White, Richard Guy Wilson
    Princeton Architectural Press in association with the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art, October 2018

  20. Grand Panorama of the Kowloon Walled City

    Grand Panorama of the Kowloon Walled City
    Kowloon City Expedition (photos and statements), Terasawa Kazumi (drawing), Hiroaki Kani (supervision)
    Iwanami Shoten, July 1997

Quote of the day

I call architecture frozen music

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe