Art & Architecture

ART AND ARCHITECTURE

We found 404 items
View
Sort by
View as

David Bellamy's Arctic Light

Hardback
by David Belammy
'This book is an absolute delight, to browse through, to absorb the superb and evocative images, sketches and watercolours that took me straight back to my own Arctic wanderings, to adorn your coffee table or to read for inspiration or a good laugh.' - Sir Chris Bonington, renowned British mountaineer
In stock online
Online Stock:
79 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 50+ in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 14 in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£25.00
£25.00

How to Read Towns and Cities: A Crash Course in Urban Architecture

Paperback
by Glancey, Jonathan
How to Read Towns & Cities is a pocket-sized primer to understanding the forces that have shaped the world's cities. It takes a practical, highly visual approach - showing us how to read the stories embedded in the fabric of the neighbourhoods, towns, and cities in which we live today. The fortunes of towns and cities rise and fall along with the fate of the civilisations to which they belong. Some are los...
In stock online
Online Stock:
45 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 9 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 36 in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£9.99
£9.99

The Battle for Home: The Memoir of a Syrian Architect

Paperback
by al-Sabouni, Marwa
Drawing on the author's personal experience of living and working as an architect in Syria, this timely and fascinating account offers an eyewitness perspective on the country's bitter conflict through the lens of architecture, showing how the built environment and its destruction hold up a mirror to the communities that inhabit it.
In stock online
Online Stock:
28 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 9 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 19 in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£8.99
£8.99

Panorama Pops - London 3D Expanding City Skyline

Novelty book
by Sarah McMeneny
The London 3D Expanding City Skyline - Pocket Pop up Book by Walker Books features twelve of London’s most famous sites accompanied by brief descriptions and a map showing their location around the city. Extending to 1.5 meters when fully stretched, the book becomes a three dimensional, beautifully illustrated city skyline.
In stock online
Online Stock:
81 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 9 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 50+ in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£5.00
£5.00

Havana Wallpaper* City Guide

Paperback Mini
by Wallpaper*
Havana in the Wallpaper* City Guide series, published by Phaidon and encompassing a collection of pocket-size guides dedicated to the best design elements in major cities. Compiled by experts at the Wallpaper* magazine, the guides are widely recognized for appealing to design-conscious travellers and are aimed at those interested in art, design and architecture. Each guide identifies the best bars, restaura...
In stock online
Online Stock:
25 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 8 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 17 in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£6.95
£6.95

Quiet London: Culture

Paperback
by Siobhan Wall
London is an exciting, vibrant and often noisy city but this busy metropolis also has a quiet side. Siobhan Wall encourages Londoners and visitors to the capital to wander away from the crowds and discover calm amid the hustle and bustle. This is a guide to over 100 quiet places to enjoy the art and culture that London has on offer, from small museums and light-filled galleries to hushed libraries, ...
In stock online
Online Stock:
21 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 6 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 15 in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£7.99
£7.99

Brutalist London Map: 2015

Paperback
by Derek Lamberton
Do you see the beauty in Brutalism? Brutalist London Map, is an architecture guide by Blue Crow Media produced in collaboration with the Twentieth Century Society.
In stock online
Online Stock:
16 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 16 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - Out of stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£8.00
£8.00

Helsinki Wallpaper* City Guide

by Wallpaper*
Helsinki in the Wallpaper* City Guide series, published by Phaidon and encompassing a collection of pocket-size guides dedicated to the best design elements in major cities. Compiled by experts at the Wallpaper* magazine, the guides are widely recognized for appealing to design-conscious travellers and are aimed at those interested in art, design and architecture. Each guide identifies the best bars, restau...
In stock online
Online Stock:
15 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 13 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 2 in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£6.95
£6.95

How to Read Modern Buildings: A Crash Course in the Architecture of the Modern Era

Paperback
by Will Jones
How to Read Modern Buildings is an indispensable pocket-sized guide to understanding the architecture of the modern era. It takes the reader on a guided tour of modern architecture through its most iconic and significant buildings, showing how to read the hallmarks of each architectural style and how to recognize them in the buildings all around. From Art Deco and Arts and Crafts, through the Intern...
In stock online
Online Stock:
24 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 5 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 19 in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£9.99
£9.99

Art Deco London Map

Sheet map, folded
by Henrietta Billings
Discover London’s leading examples of Art Deco from fanciful facades to stylish tube stations with this two-sided guide. Includes a map, an introduction to Art Deco, photographs of some of London’s most stylish buildings and details of over seventy listings.
In stock online
Online Stock:
14 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 14 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - Out of stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£8.00
£8.00

London - A History in Maps

Hardback Large
by Peter Barber
London - A History in Maps published by the British Library in association with the London Topographical Society beautifully illustrates the development of London over the past 750 years from a small town, snuggly fitted within its walls, into one of the world’s greatest and most dynamic capitals.
In stock online
Online Stock:
35 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 4 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 31 in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£30.00
£30.00

London Uncovered: Sixty Unusual Places to Explore

Hardback
by Mark Daly, Peter Dazeley
London Uncovered opens the doors to sixty of the capital's most intriguing places, all visitable but not widely known. Peter Dazely has photographed museums of the unusual, places of worship, palaces of entertainment and some of the most historic and ornate shops, houses and hostelries in the city.
In stock online
Online Stock:
13 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 3 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 10 in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£30.00
£30.00

National Trust Tour of Britain

Hardback
by Groves, Anna
The tour starts in the Midlands, then we travel through England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland, discovering spectacular and iconic landscapes; perfect beaches, dramatic hills, peaceful wood and precious wildlife reserves. Explore breathtaking and historic properties--country houses, castles, cottages, quirky follies and even strange cave houses. Many of them tell fascinating stories and contain remar...
In stock online
Online Stock:
102 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 3 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 50+ in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£25.00
£25.00

Archidoodle City: An Architect's Activity Book

Paperback
by Bowkett, Steve
Following the success of Archidoodle, this new title focuses on the city. Filled with an array of beautiful and fun drawings, it poses 75 architectural challenges for the user: from building an underground community or designing your own imaginary city to creating a new park for New York, plus many more. Aimed at at anyone who loves drawing buildings and cities, it encourages the users to imagine their own ...
In stock online
Online Stock:
101 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 2 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 50+ in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£12.99
£12.99

Looking Backward: A Photographic Portrait of the World at the Beginning of the Twentieth Century

Hardback
by Lesy, Michael
At the turn of the twentieth century, the stereograph was king. Its binocular images revealed the world in vivid, three-dimensional detail. Drawing on an enormous, rarely seen collection of stereographic views, Michael Lesy presents images displaying a riot of peoples and cultures, stark class divisions and unsettling glimpses of daily life a century ago. Lesy's evocative essays reassert the primacy of the ...
In stock online
Online Stock:
12 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 2 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 10 in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£39.99
£39.99

Overview: Earth: A New Perspective of Earth

Hardback
by Grant, Benjamin
A stunning and unique collection of satellite images of Earth that offer an unexpected look at humanity, derived from the wildly popular Daily Overview Instagram account. Inspired by the 'Overview Effect' - a sensation that astronauts experience when given the opportunity to look down and view the Earth as a whole - the breathtaking, high-definition satellite photographs in OVERVIEW offer a new way to look ...
In stock online
Online Stock:
68 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 2 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 50+ in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£30.00
£30.00

Brutal London: Construct Your Own Concrete Capital

Hardback
by Zupagrafika
In this fun and intellectually stimulating book, readers can recreate a number of London's most renowned Brutalist buildings. Opening with an informative history of the origins and philosophy of Brutalist architecture, the book then focuses on nine buildings: Alexandra Road Estate Alton Estate Barbican Estate Robin Hood Gardens Balfron Tower The National Theatre Space House Ledbury Estate T...
In stock online
Online Stock:
39 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 2 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 37 in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£19.99
£19.99

Ornament and Decoration in Islamic Architecture

Hardback
by Clevenot, Dominique
Surface decoration has always played a fundamental role in Islamic architecture. As human representation is forbidden in Islamic religious monuments, designers employed mosaics, stucco, brickwork and ceramics, and the vigorous use of brilliant colour to reach unparalleled heights of expression. It is this ornamental dimension of Islamic architecture that is explored in this magnificent volume. Rather than l...
In stock online
Online Stock:
17 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 1 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 16 in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£29.95
£29.95

Soviet Bus Stops

Hardback
by Herwig, Christopher
Photographer Christopher Herwig presents a curated collection of the most interesting and obscure Soviet bus stops. Travelling over 30,000km, Herwig discovered and documented these architectural treasures from around Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Ukraine, Moldova, Armenia, Abkhazia, Georgia, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Belarus.
In stock online
Online Stock:
61 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 1 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 50+ in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£19.95
£19.95

Chief Engineer: The Man Who Built the Brooklyn Bridge

Hardback
by Wagner, Erica
His father conceived of the Brooklyn Bridge, but it was Washington Roebling who built this iconic feat of human engineering after his father's tragic death. It has stood for more than 130 years and is now as much a part of New York as the Statue of Liberty or the Empire State Building. Yet, as recognisable as the bridge is, its builder is too often forgotten.
In stock online
Online Stock:
100 available
Available in stores
  • London Store - 1 in stock
  • Bristol Store - Out of stock
  • Warehouse - 50+ in stock

Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 1pm the next working day.

Find out more about Click & Collect
£25.00
£25.00
View
Sort by
View as