Books for Designers
We are the peer-reviewed publishing sister of Culicidae Press. All of our authors connect with the designed environment at different scales, from graphic design via building structures to urban design and landscapes. Use the menu above to navigate our site and/or click on the images below to learn more about our publications.

Andrews – Rationalism and Poetry – Terragni’s Asilo

About the Book (From the Introduction) Como’s Asilo D’Infanzia Sant’Elia occupies a unique pos… 6×9,Full color,paperback architecture,como,criticism,fashist architecture,italian rationalism,italy,scholarship,terragni

Cardullo – Close Watching

About the Book About the Author About the Book Close Watching: Fifteen Don’t-Miss Movies for the F… 6×9,paperback film,film history and theory

Naegele – Guide to the Only Good Architecture in Iowa

Available Now Naegele’s Guide to the Only Good Architecture in Iowa is a deceptive title but it is… 5.5×8.5,paperback Architectural Guide,high architecture,Iowa,low architecture,Midwest

Croyle – Hertwig: The Zelig of Design

New Second Edition! C. Arthur Croyle’s Hertwig: The Zelig of Design is an illustrated biography t… 8×10,Full color,paperback behrens,berlin,ehmcke,fagus,gropius,hertwig,kleukens,mies van der rohe,werkbund

Careri – Walkscapes

Walkscapes: Walking as an Aesthetic Practice by Francesco Careri was originally published in a dua… 6×9,hardcover with dust jacket,paperback Dada,francesco careri,rebecca solnit,research,scholarship,surrealism,walking

Ben Jacks – A House and Its Atmosphere

About the Book A House and its Atmosphere is a meditative essay about the experience of designing an… 6×9,hardcover with dust jacket,paperback atmosphere,ben jacks,deer isle,gernot böhme,house,maine,phenomenology

Harry Merritt – Perspective

About the Book A book that teaches hands-on perspective drawing using the projected image method dev… 8.5×11,paperback architecture,drawing,harry merritt,maine,perspective,university of florida

Ben Jacks – The Architect’s Tour

If you want to be a good designer, set aside the glossy magazines, turn off your computer, and seek … 5.5×8.5,Full color,paperback architecture,designer travel,europe,how to travel,tourism,travel