ON TOPIC: Urbanism

ON TOPIC: Urbanism

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ON TOPIC: Books
From Fendi: The Whispered Directory of Craftsmanship, A Contemporary Guide to the Italian Hand Making Ability

ON TOPIC: Books

From Fendi: The Whispered Directory of Craftsmanship, A Contemporary Guide to the Italian Hand Making Ability

ON TOPIC: Book Design

ON TOPIC: Book Design

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ON TOPIC: Ex Libris

From Pratt Libraries Ex Libris Collection

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ON TOPIC: Book covers

ON TOPIC: Book covers

 
BOOKS: Eirik Johnson, Sawdust Mountain
A culmination of four years of photographing throughout Oregon, Washington and Northern California, Sawdust Mountain focuses on the tenuous relationship between industries reliant upon natural resources and the communities they support. In this, his second book, Johnson reveals a landscape imbued with an uncertain future—no longer the region of boomtowns built upon the riches of massive old-growth forests. Johnson, a Seattle native, describes his photographs as, “a melancholy love letter of sorts…” 

BOOKS: Eirik Johnson, Sawdust Mountain

A culmination of four years of photographing throughout Oregon, Washington and Northern California, Sawdust Mountain focuses on the tenuous relationship between industries reliant upon natural resources and the communities they support. In this, his second book, Johnson reveals a landscape imbued with an uncertain future—no longer the region of boomtowns built upon the riches of massive old-growth forests. Johnson, a Seattle native, describes his photographs as, “a melancholy love letter of sorts…” 

ON TOPIC: Book Covers

ON TOPIC: Book Covers

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PLACES IN BOOKS: From Willa Cather’s Song of the Lark, Mesa Verde National Park
'All the houses in the canyon were clean with the cleanness of sun-baked, wind-swept places, and they all smelled of the tough little cedars that twisted themselves into the very doorways. One of these rock-rooms Thea took for her own.'

PLACES IN BOOKS: From Willa Cather’s Song of the Lark, Mesa Verde National Park

'All the houses in the canyon were clean with the cleanness of sun-baked, wind-swept places, and they all smelled of the tough little cedars that twisted themselves into the very doorways. One of these rock-rooms Thea took for her own.'

(Source: cather.unl.edu)


BOOKS: Handcrafted Modern
An intimate and revealing collection of photographs of astonishingly beautiful, iconic, and undiscovered mid-century interiors. Among significant mid-century interiors, none are more celebrated yet underpublished as the homes created by architects and interior designers for themselves. 

BOOKS: Handcrafted Modern

An intimate and revealing collection of photographs of astonishingly beautiful, iconic, and undiscovered mid-century interiors. Among significant mid-century interiors, none are more celebrated yet underpublished as the homes created by architects and interior designers for themselves.