DBOOK DIGITAL FILES is a collection of 65 documents in .pdf format taken from DBOOK, a volume published by a+t architecture publishers in 2007, as part of the Density series and currently out of print.
Por primera vez, a+t research group analiza diez obras esenciales a través de dibujos y textos que destacan su aportación histórica al desarrollo de la vivienda deseable. El libro es un reconocimiento a maestros como Ignazio Gardella, Jean Renaudie, Ralph Erskine o Fumihiko Maki entre otros, que defendieron su visión personal de la arquitectura lejos de los dogmatismos y cerca de los usuarios. Cada historia es un viaje a través de múltiples enlaces que relacionan el proyecto con obras que lo…
10 Historias sobre Vivienda Colectiva Análisis gráfico de diez obras esenciales - a+t architecture publishers Online store
The print edition of Why Density? is a set of tools created by a+t research group in order to build the dense city. These involve practical urban-level concepts applied to specific cases. The publication includes the analysis of an urban plan, a catalogue of 36 specific collective housing forms and an in-depth graphic analysis of 3 paradigmatic cases: the Mirador building (MVRD & BLANCA LLEÓ), CiBoGa Schots 1+2 (S333) and 8 House (BIG). The publication incorporates all the scales of density…
Serie Densidad - WHY DENSITY? Debunking the myth of the cubic watermelon - a+t architecture publishers Online store
Density projects contains 36 ideas on collective housing that are committed to increasing density. They are projects that propose savings in land use and, consequently, a more sustainable environment. The design strategy of the authors, the implementation in the context and the development of the housing typologies are analysed and compared by themes, following the path begun by the a+t series dedicated to Density.
DBOOK comprises a group of 64 collective housing projects, analyzed according to their contribution to the dense city. After the release of Density. New collective Housing, DBOOK represents a leap forward in the diffusion of architectural examples which promote the compact development of urban settlements
Serie Densidad - DBOOK DIGITAL FILES - a+t architecture publishers Online store
THE PUBLIC CHANCE is a visual analysis of 30 urban landscapes of opportunity. The projects selected are grouped according to scene of origin: - Industrial areas - Peripheral voids - Infrastructures - Waterfronts.
The illustration of the elephant is a reference to the issue of the relationship between support structure and form. This interior system is known to exist yet we are not always aware of its material nature. FORM&DATA includes an anatomical review of 20 collective housing projects, which gives an insight into the real relationship between form and internal organs and to finds the true location of the soul of each building.
Serie Densidad - FORM&DATA Collective Housing Projects: An Anatomical Review - a+t architecture publishers Online store
DENSITY IS HOME echoes these types of city -dispersed, expansive, modern, the core of the city and the recycled city- through 37 projects on collective housing. 14 case studies have been extracted among them in order to analyze the desirable home. The book forms part of the Density series, initiated by a+t in 2002, which became a reference for publications about collective housing worldwide.
The volume by a+t publishers is part of the Density series on collective housing. Next focuses mainly on infills of the consolidated urban fabric. All projects have won first or second prizes in international competitions and fill in the existing city or regenerated urban voids with different former uses. Next analyzes 30 European and American projects by 29 different young architectural practices.