Taschen Design Books

Taschen Design Books

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Treehouses, Nomadic Homes, Cabins & Rooftops

We have handpicked a collection of architecture and design books written by Philip Jodidio.  Mr. Jodidio studied art history and economics at Harvard, and edited Connaissance des Arts for over 20 years.  He has written over 100 books on art and architecture and is recognized as one of the most prolific writers on these subjects.

 

Beautiful publications that are typical of TASCHEN design and production, each book comes with succinct text to enhance the stunning photographs and illustrations that are carefully selected to showcase each project.

 

Tree Houses: Fairy Tale Castles in the Air – full of inspiring photographs of 50 different mesmerizing structures accompanied by illustrations by artist Patrick Hruby.

 

Nomadic Homes: Architecture on the Move – explores some of the most remarkable examples of homes on the move, from revamped Airstreams and clever luxury houseboats to refugee housing by Shigeru Ban.  In an abundance of shapes, sizes, and extremes, each abode is presented with interior and exterior photography and a profile of its concept, designer, and inhabitants.

 

Cabins: Combines insightful text, rich photography and bright, contemporary illustrations by Marie-Laure Cruschi.  The book explores how this particular architectural type presents special opportunities for creative thinking.

 

Rooftops: Islands in the Sky – in this collection of inspiring rooftops around the world the imagination is limitless. From glorious gardens to the most glamorous bars in town, each project is featured with brilliant photography as well as contemporary illustrations.

 

Origin: Germany

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