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    Nano House: Innovations for Small Dwellings
    R410.00 inc. VAT

    Space is at a premium in growing cities. In the countryside, we want to preserve nature and the landscape. In impoverished parts of the world, the necessity for sustainable and economical shelter is stronger than ever. Lifestyles and daily routines are also changing

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    Neues Museum Berlin: David Chipperfield Architects in Collaboration with Julian Harrap
    R460.00 inc. VAT

    This book documents David Chipperfield’s most important project to date: the Neues Museum, center piece of the Berlin Museumsinsel.

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    New Architecture in the Emerging World
    R285.00 inc. VAT

    This is a monograph on nearly a decade’s worth of work by Andrew Bromberg, chief designer at the worlds largest privately owned architecture firm, AEDAS.

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    Oma in the Hague
    R300.00 inc. VAT

    OMAs involvement in architectural projects in The Hague spans a 30 year period and reveals an almost brutal cross-section of its oeuvre from urban planning to housing, from highly conceptual projects to conceptual realizations and aborted projects. This small, spiral bound exhibition catalogue examines 18 hits and misses.

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    Open Source Architecture
    R200.00 inc. VAT

    Open Source Architecture is a visionary manifesto for the architecture of tomorrow that argues for a paradigm shift from architecture as a means of supporting the ego-fueled grand visions of “starchitects” to a collaborative, inclusive, network-driven process inspired by twenty-first-century trends such as crowd-sourcing, open access, and mass customization.

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    Oscar Niemeyer: The Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2003
    R530.00 inc. VAT

    The Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2003, designed by seminal Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer, will be his first completed structure in the United Kingdom. Sited on the Gallery’s lawn from June 20th to September 14th of that year, it will offer visitors an opportunity to experience a space designed by one of the founding figures of modern architecture.

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    Reflections and Opportunities: Design, Cities and the World Cup
    R250.00 inc. VAT

    Reflections & Opportunities: Design, Cities and the World Cup endeavours to grapple with the challenges and solutions of the World Cup, and in particular, with regards to design and city making. Published by Designing South Africa, the landmark publication directly questions the role the World Cup played in forging a greater South African society. It examines the ambitious public space and transport projects that came with the event and, in general, develops a critical dialogue around the design, implementation and effect of the event.

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    Remarkable Heritage Houses Of South Africa
    R600.00 inc. VAT

    From a grand sandstone mansion rescued from dilapidation in the scrubby Free State veld, to a romantic Arts & Crafts style double-storey that presides over a halfacre of prime real estate in the high Berea suburb of Durban, Remarkable Heritage Houses of South Africa provides a privileged glimpse inside 20 of the country’s most distinguished, remarkable and treasured private residences.

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    Revel Fox: Reflections on the Making of Space
    R200.00 inc. VAT

    This text is a catalogue of the works exhibited at the time of the Sophia Gray Memorial Lecture given by Revel Fox in Bloemfontein in August 1997, and subsequently at the South African National Gallery in Cape Town in May 1998.

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    Revolution Room
    R200.00 inc. VAT

    From 2013 to 2016, Revolution Room explored participatory art practice in Johannesburg (South Africa), Lubumbashi, Moba and Fungurume (Democratic Republic of Congo).

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    Richard Meier Architect
    R250.00 inc. VAT

    This comprehensive monograph documents the long and distinguished career of American architect Richard Meier (b.1934).

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    Rogue Urbanism: Emergent African Cities
    R650.00 inc. VAT

    The unique ambition of Rogue Urbanism is to produce new and relevant theoretical work on African urbanism in a way that works within the border zone between inherited theoretical resources and artistic representations of everyday practices and phenomenology in African cities.

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    Sandton Places – Spaces & Places
    R320.00 inc. VAT

    A guide to the hidden gems, undiscovered corners & delightful destinations of northern Johannesburg.

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    Sculpture Now
    R180.00 inc. VAT

    Sculpture Now surveys the dynamic developments in sculptural practice worldwide since the mid-1990s, outlining major trends and identifying the groundbreaking artists setting the contemporary agenda.

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    SHoP Architects: Out of Practice
    R530.00 inc. VAT

    An insider’s look into one of contemporary architecture’s most cutting-edge firms. SHoP’s striking projects and unique business model are captured in this thoughtful and inventively organized monograph.

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    South African Artists at Home
    R400.00 inc. VAT

    ‘This book is not art discourse nor is it a mirror of the country’s art scene. Instead, it offers an insight into the relationship between creating art and the daily life of an artist within their domestic space. Fascinating stuff.’ – VISI

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    Soviet Bus Stops
    R420.00 inc. VAT

    Photographer Christopher Herwig first noticed the unusual architecture of Soviet-era bus stops during a 2002 long-distance bike ride from London to St. Petersburg. Challenging himself to take one good photograph every hour, Herwig began to notice surprisingly designed bus stops on otherwise deserted stretches of road.

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    Stellenberg
    R650.00 inc. VAT

    Stellenberg, the story of a garden This superbly elegant book tells the story of one of South Africa’s most loved and admired gardens. It’s also the story of a historic and beautiful house, a uniquely preserved example of Cape Dutch architecture.

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  • Stephen Hobbs: Be Careful In The Working Radius
    Stephen Hobbs: Be Careful In The Working Radius
    R100.00 inc. VAT

    The catalogue, “Be Careful In The Working Radius, was printed alongside the namesake exhibition. This exhibition is the culmination of the most recent work Stephen Hobbs has been making at DKW.

    Early in his career, Stephen Hobbs recognised the need to develop his practice across the disciplines of artistic production, curatorial practice and cultural management. Through committed urban investigation and experimentation, focused primarily on Johannesburg since 1994, he has sustained a dialogue with urban space through video, installation, curated projects, photography and sculpture.

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