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  • STIFF
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    STIFF

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    Hans van Houwelingen vs. Public Art

    Max Bruinsma [ed.]

    €25.00

    Art / Special offer / Theory

    ISBN

    90-75380-14-3 / 978-90-75380-14-9

    Graphic designer

    Office of CC

    Number of pages

    336

    Book size

    20 x 25 cm

    Binding

    Hardcover

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  • The Artist Interview. For conservation and presentation of contemporary art. Guidelines and practice
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    Art / Film / video / New titles / Theory

    ISBN

    978-94-90322-32-8

    Graphic designer

    Arienne Boelens office

    Number of pages

    160

    Book size

    27,5 x 21 cm

    Binding

    Paperback

     weight 576 grms

    This publication was made possible with support of SBMK, RCE and the University of Amsterdam. See www.sbmk.nl and www.cultureelerfgoed.nl and www.uva.nl

    Release date: April 2012. Second edition: release date July 2020.

    English

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  • The emancipated museum
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    The emancipated museum

    Steven ten Thije

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    Art / Bookazines / Series / Theory

    ISBN

    978-90-76936-49-9

    Graphic designer

    Stout / Kramer

    Number of pages

    88

    Book size

    12.4 x 18.6 cm

    Binding

    Hardcover

    Preface: Birgit Donker Editor: Mirjam Beerman, Steven van Teeseling

    This is a publication in a series of essays commissioned by the Mondriaan Fonds (former Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture). 

    For more information: Mondriaan Fonds

    196 grms 

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  • The Extras
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    The Extras

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    The Extras

    Bert Danckaert

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    Art / Photography / Theory

    ISBN

    978-94-90322-68-7

    Graphic designer

    Thomas Soete

    Number of pages

    80

    Book size

    17 x 23 cm

    Binding

    Softcover

    English

    Translation Rosie Heinrich

    Proofreading Aaron Bogart

    This publication was originally published in Dutch in 2013 by EPO, paperback, 117 pages.

    Date of release: Fall, 2016, September/October

    Bert Danckaert is POC (Piece of Cake) member, an international network of contemporary photographers.

    www.bert-danckaert.bewww.pocproject.com

    This publication is in part the result of the PhD research project Simple Present at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, AP University College, Antwerp and is published with their support.

    https://www.ap.be/koninklijke-academie/

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  • The Magic Stove
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    The Magic Stove

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    Barry, Soyer and The Reform Club or How a Great Chef Helped to Create a Great Building

    Thomas A P van Leeuwen

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    Architecture / Bookazines / Series / New titles / Theory / Urbanism

    ISBN

    978-90-826690-0-8

    Graphic designer

    Joseph Plateau Grafisch Ontwerpers / Eliane Beyer

    Number of pages

    92

    Book size

    17 x 22 cm

    Binding

    Hardcover

     

    Date of Release: Fall 2020, Second revised edition. First published in 2017.

    English

    Editors: Salomon Frausto, Helen I. Jessup
    Copy editor: Eleonoor Jap Sam
    Printing: ORO Grafisch Project Management

    Publisher: Les Éditions du Malentendu, www.malentendueditions.nl

    Les Éditions du Malentendu is an imprint of Jap Sam Books. The Foundation 'Les Éditions du Malentendu' publishes studies in the field of art and culture that are of an outspoken artistic and scholarly inspiration, but for which no immediate commercial interest is offered. Yet the work should be of such global urgency that the world is thrilled with expectation.

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  • The Making of Polder Cities
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    The Making of Polder Cities

    A Fine Dutch Tradition

    Fransje Hooimeijer

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    Architecture / Landscape | Nature / Theory / Urbanism

    ISBN

    978-94-90322-50-2

    Graphic designer

    Studio Minke Themans

    Number of pages

    264

    Book size

    25 x 28 cm

    Binding

    Softcover

    English 

    1143 grms 

    This publication is published with the support of Delft University of Technology/DIMI, EFL Stichting, Stichting Job Dura Fonds, Stichting Bevordering Volkskracht/Jurriaanse, G.Ph. Verhagen-Stichting, Stadsarchief Rotterdam, Deltaprogramma NHS, Stichting N.H. Bos, Delft University of Technology/Environmental Technology and Design 

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  • The Myth of Artisthood
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    The Myth of Artisthood

    Camiel van Winkel

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    Art / Bookazines / Series / Philosophy / Theory

    ISBN

    978-90-76936-40-6

    Graphic designer

    Stout / Kramer

    Number of pages

    85

    Book size

    12.4 x 18.6 cm

    Binding

    Hardcover

    Translation: Mike Ritchie. Editor: Lex ter Braak. Final editor: Janey Tucker

    This is a publication in a series of essays commissioned by the Mondriaan Fonds (former Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture). 

    For more information: Mondriaan Fonds

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  • The New Craft School
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    The New Craft School

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    Susanne Pietsch, Eireen Schreurs, Sereh Mandias, Dolf Broekhuizen

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    Architecture / Theory

    ISBN

    978-94-92852-03-8

    Graphic designer

    Sandra Kassenaar / David Bennewith (Colophon)

    Number of pages

    256

    Book size

    27 x 23 cm (oblong) / 10.63 x 9.06 inch

    Illustrations

    108 bl/w, 50 fc

    Binding

    Paperback

    Published in co-operation and with the support of the Creative Industries Fund NL and the Faculty of Architecture, Delft University of Technology.

    English

     

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  • The New Delta
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    The New Delta

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    The New Delta

    The Rhine-Meuse-Scheldt-Delta in Transition

    Bianca de Vlieger. Edited by Han Meyer en Joost Schrijnen

    €24.95

    Architecture / Theory / Urbanism

    ISBN

    978-94-90322-74-8

    Graphic designer

    IDA | Identity & Design by Anne van Riet i.c.w. Wentelwereld Grafische Vormgeving en Uitvoering

    Number of pages

    244

    Book size

    23 x 21 cm oblong

    Binding

    Softcover

    English

    Translation: Michael Meert. Art English

    Published in co-operation and with the support of the Faculty of Architecture, Delft University of Technology 

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  • The Public Interior as Idea and Project
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    Architecture / Landscape | Nature / Photography / Theory / Upcoming / Urbanism

    ISBN

    978-94-90322-52-6

    Graphic designer

    Studio Joost Grootens, Joost Grootens, Silke Koeck

    Number of pages

    302

    Book size

    17 x 24 cm

    Binding

    Softcover

    English

    Release date: October 2016. Second edition: May 2022.

    This publication is supported by the Creative Industries Fund NL. 

    This publication was made possible with the support of Delft University of Technology.

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  • The university is now on air, broadcasting modern architecture
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    The university is now on air, broadcasting modern architecture

    The university is now on air, broadcasting modern architecture

    Joaquim Moreno

    €30.00

    Architecture / Awarded / Theory / Urbanism

    ISBN

    978-94-92852-01-4

    Editor-in-charge

    Claire Lubell

    Editorial assistance

    Geneviève Godbout, Federico Ortiz, Ushma Thakrar

    Graphic designer

    (Studio) Jonathan Hares, Clément Gicquel

    Number of pages

    362

    Book size

    17 x 24 cm

    Illustrations

    152 bl&w, 168 fc illustrations

    Binding

    Paperback

    This book is published by Jap Sam Books in cooperation with the Canadian Centre for Architecture (CCA)

    English

    LES PLUS BEAUX LIVRES SUISSES / MOST BEAUTIFUL SWISS BOOK 2018

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  • The World as Project
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    The World as Project

    A Political Theory of Design

    Friedrich von Borries

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    Awarded / Design / New titles / Theory

    ISBN

    978-94-92852-23-6

    Graphic designer

    Ingo Offermanns

    Number of pages

    48

    Book size

    210 x 303 mm

    Binding

    Softcover - Stitch binding (Singer)

    English

    Translation: Ian Pepper. Proofreading: Aaron Bogart, Eleonoor Jap Sam. Printed by Graphius, Belgium.

    This publication has been made possible with the support of HFBK Hamburg. www.hfbk-hamburg.de/en/

    Date of release: May 2020. First edition in English. Previously published in German as Weltenwerfen: Eine politische Designtheorie, Suhrkamp, Berlin 2016.

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