In addition to design manuals and architectural guides, DOM also publish monographs. These encompass case studies on well-known architectural practices, biographies of renowned architects or individual topics relating to specialised architectural themes. Well-defined theories, carefully focused theses and high-quality illustrations are the hallmarks of these titles.
Affordable housing is an enduring political challenge. This building catalogue documents over 130 residential buildings dedicated to affordable housing. It presents floor plans, large photos, key data, and clear diagrams, providing a comprehensive overview of the solutions being tested today.
In the writing of urban design history of the twentieth century, functionalist and avant-garde models of the dissolution of the city are dominating. In contrast this book presents projects whose goal is the ideal of a dense and urbane city. Drawing on plans, built examples and theories of dense and urban cities and city districts in the twentieth c
The Akademie der Kunste (Academy of Arts) in Berlin has carried out its task of promoting the arts in Germany since the year it was founded in 1696. From the outset, master builders have been eligible to become members. The architect Hans Scharoun laid the groundwork for establishing the architectural archive.
Covering the period from the beginning of the Cold War to the installation of the International Space Station, this book documents a rare collection: almost 250 mission patches worn by Soviet and Russian cosmonauts since 1963. Alexander Glushko, one of the leading specialists in the history of manned space flight and rocket technology in Russia, pr
This new publication is a comprehensive study of Soviet Modernism in Ukraine.The authors and architects explore the uniqueness of modernist objects in allits forms--from interior design to city plans--across the entire territory of'kraine and over three full decades.l decades.