Architecture: Modernism Theory and History

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Explorations of rationales and history behind the concept of modernism in twentieth century architectural theory.

The Modulor and Modulor 2


Manifestos for modernist architecture of the twentieth century by the most influential single architect of the century

A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction

Christopher Alexander


A handbook for creating contemporary vernacular architecture from patterns of use of environment and spaces

Architecture of the Well-Tempered Environment

Reyner Banham


A manifesto for architecture as a response to the technological solutions for the creation of habitable environments

The Eyes of the Skin: Architecture and the Senses

Juhani Pallasmaa


An academic and theoretical treatise on the importance of non visual senses in the understanding and creation of architecture

Experiencing Architecture

Steen Eiler Rasmussen

£25.00 £23.25

An accessible book exploring the importance of all the human senses in the experience of architecture

Towards a New Architecture

Le Corbusier


The Sources of Modern Architecture and Design

Nikolaus Pevsner

£9.94 £9.24

Architects on Architects

Uta Graff, Dietrich Fink, et al.

£24.95 £23.20

A Guide to Modernism in Metro-Land

Joshua Abbott

£10.99 £10.22

Books & Prints > > Architecture > Modernism Theory and History