The Architects and the CityThe Architects and the City
Robert Bruegmann
Winner of the 1998 Spiro Kostof Book Award from the Society of Architectural Historians. Chicago has always held a special fascination for those interested in architectural and urban history. For many, the defining moment occurred at the turn of the century when Chicago was booming and the world came to the city by the lake. But the story most oft ...
Number of pages: 562 | Publication Date: 1997-08-18 | ISBN-13: 9780226076959

Sprawl - Compact History (05) by Bruegmann, Robert [Paperback (2006)]Sprawl - Compact History (05) by Bruegmann, Robert [Paperback (2006)]
Sprawl - Compact History (05) by Bruegmann, Robert [Paperback (2006)] ...
Number of pages: --- | Publication Date: 2006 | ISBN-13: 8585511111114

Art Deco ChicagoArt Deco Chicago
An expansive take on American Art Deco that explores Chicago's pivotal role in developing the architecture, graphic design, and product design that came to define middle-class style in the twentieth century Frank Lloyd Wright’s lost Midway Gardens, the iconic Sunbeam Mixmaster, and Marshall Field’s famed window displays: despite the differences ...
Number of pages: 412 | Publication Date: 2018-10-02 | ISBN-13: 9780300229936

The Architecture of Harry WeeseThe Architecture of Harry Weese
Robert Bruegmann
This study tells the story of one of America’s most gifted architects of the postwar years.During a career that spanned half a century from the 1930s to the 1980s, Weese produced a large number of significant designs ranging from small but highly inventive houses to large urban scale commissions like the Washington, D.C., Metro system. Although i ...
Number of pages: 240 | Publication Date: 2010-10-18 | ISBN-13: 9780393731934

Worlds AwayWorlds Away
by John Archer, David Brooks, Robert Bruegmann, Beatriz Colomina, Malcolm Gladwell
The suburbs have always been a fertile space for imagining both the best and the worst of modern social life. Portrayed alternately as a middle-class domestic utopia and a dystopic world of homogeneity and conformity--with manicured suburban lawns and the inchoate darkness that lurks just beneath the surface--these stereotypes belie a more realisti ...
Number of pages: 336 | Publication Date: 2008-02-16 | ISBN-13: 9780935640908

Building for Air TravelBuilding for Air Travel
by Koos Bosma, Mark J. Bouman, David Brodherson, Robert Bruegmann, Wood Lockhart, Leonard Rau, Wolfgang Voigt, John Zukowsky, Kisho Kurokawa Gallery of Architecture
Air travel has influenced the architecture and design of our century to a perhaps even greater degree than the automobile. This lavishly illustrated, expertly researched book traces the history of that influence, examining the development of airports around the world, as well as such related building types and topics as aircraft factories, maintena ...
Number of pages: 255 | Publication Date: 1996-10-01 | ISBN-13: 9783791316840

Benicia, Portrait of an Early California TownBenicia, Portrait of an Early California Town
Robert Bruegmann
The architecture and development of Benicia, a small town near San Francisco, are examined by an architectural historian ...
Number of pages: 158 | Publication Date: 1980-03-01 | ISBN-13: 9780892861521

Art at the ArmoryArt at the Armory
by Beryl J. Wright, Robert Bruegmann, Anne Rorimer
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Number of pages: 144 | Publication Date: 1992-09-02 | ISBN-13: 9780933856349

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