Gifts for Architects

Modern Architecture Since 1900

Modern Architecture Since 1900

£27.95

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A penetrating analysis of the modern architectural tradition and its origins by William J R Curtis Since its first publication in 1982, Modern Architecture Since 1900 has become established as a contemporary classic For the third edition the text has been radically revised and expanded, incorporating much new material and a fresh appreciation of regional identity and variety Worldwide in scope, it combines a clear historical outline with masterly analysis and interpretation Technical, economic, social and intellectual developments are brought together in a comprehensive narrative which provides a setting for the detailed examination of buildings Throughout the book the author's focus is on the individual architect, and on the qualities that give outstanding buildings their lasting value
Jutaku: Japanese Houses Jutaku: Japanese Houses

Jutaku: Japanese Houses

£14.95

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Frenetic. Pulsating. Disorienting. Japan’s contemporary culture is constantly in flux, with a host of new architectural practices ushering in an era of continuous experimentation Featuring more than 400 houses - one per page, one image per house - Jutaku: Japanese Houses is a fast-paced, shock to the system that shines a Harajuku–bright neon light on the sheer volume, variety and novelty of contemporary Japanese residential architecture
Buckingham Palace Architectural Sculpture

Buckingham Palace Architectural Sculpture

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Buckingham Palace is the official residence of the British monarch This Chisel and Mouse sculpture is of the central portion of the East Front and contains the balcony from which the Royal Family acknowledges the crowds on momentous occasions and annually after Trooping the Colour Each sculpture is handmade in Sussex, England
The Monocle Guide to Cosy Homes The Monocle Guide to Cosy Homes

The Monocle Guide to Cosy Homes

£40.00

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Both a practical guide and a great source of inspiration, this book presents the interiors, furniture, and locations you need to know about along with portraits of the people who can make it happen Most architecture and interior books show houses polished to perfection, manicured to the extent that it is hard to imagine anybody actually lives there: they seem to miss the point that homes are meant to be inhabited A handbook for making a home that will stand the test of time; take knocks and scuffs in its stride; and where lives can unfold, children grow up, and dogs run wild
Mondaine Swiss Railways Watch - Stop2Go

Mondaine Swiss Railways Watch - Stop2Go

£520.00

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In 1944, Hans Hilfiker, a Swiss engineer, created a clock, which has become known as the 'Swiss Railways Clock' In 1986 the Mondaine watch company took the blueprint of the iconic design of the Railways Clock and turned it into a watch collection The stop2go features a second hand that turns full circle in 58 seconds and then waits at 12 o'clock for the minute hand to move on, before jumping one marker forwards, starting its next rotation
The Edifice Complex: The Architecture of Power

The Edifice Complex: The Architecture of Power

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The Edifice Complex explores the intimate and inextricable relationship between power, money and architecture in the twentieth century How and why have presidents, prime ministers, mayors, millionaires and bishops come to share such a fascination with grand designs? From Blair to Mitterrand, from Hitler to Stalin to Saddam Hussein, architecture has become an end in itself, as well as a means to an end This is a book of genuine timeliness, throwing new light on the motivations of the rich and powerful around the world - and on the ways they seek to affect us Paperback 464 pages Dimensions: 11.1 x 3.2 x 18.1cm
Anglepoise Original 1227 desk lamp - black

Anglepoise Original 1227 desk lamp - black

£175.00

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The ingenious adjustable table lamp designed by George Carwardine that has become a true British icon Launched in 1934, it pioneered Anglepoise's unique constant spring technology to deliver unrivalled flexibility, smooth movement and the ability to support itself in any position Today, the Original 1227 has been carefully updated to modern safety standards and this timeless, classic design enjoys iconic design status
Farringdon Station Architectural Architectural Sculpture

Farringdon Station Architectural Architectural Sculpture

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Charles W. Clark was central to the design of much of London Underground's architecture, his design for Farringdon Station is striking, long and sleek. Chisel and Mouse have created a sculpture of the main facade of this beautiful building, another quintessential London tube station. Each sculpture is handmade in Sussex, England.
Mornington Crescent Architectural Sculpture

Mornington Crescent Architectural Sculpture

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Build in 1907, Mornington Crescent Station is situated at the southern end of London's Camden Town and serves the Northern Underground Line. Chisel and Mouse have created a sculpture of the main facade of this quintessential London tube station designed by Leslie Green Each sculpture is handmade in Sussex, England.
Hepworth Gallery Wakefield Architectural Architectural Sculpture

Hepworth Gallery Wakefield Architectural Architectural Sculpture

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The Hepworth Gallery, Wakefield was designed by architect David Chipperfield primarily to house the Hepworth collection, it opened in 2011. Chisel and Mouse's architectural sculpture captures this stunning new build. Created using local materials the gallery is modern yet reflective of and in keeping with its environment. Each sculpture is handmade in Sussex, England.
Ball Clock - Brass and Black

Ball Clock - Brass and Black

£285.00

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George Nelson’s Ball Clock embodies the joie de vivre of the 1950s and to this day remains a refreshing alternative to the usual timekeepers. The Vitra Design Museum presents a re-edition of the designs so cherished by collectors – in a true-to-the-original form.
Anglepoise Type 75 Mini Anglepoise Type 75 Mini

Anglepoise Type 75 Mini

£105.00

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Ideal for smaller spaces, this fun light, designed by Kenneth Grange, is built to exacting Anglepoise® standards Its perfect balance and flowing movement make it a joy to use. Thanks to its classic looks, smooth lines and full adjustability, the Type75 has grown to become Anglepoise's top selling model It has featured in films such as The Dark Knight and The Bourne Ultimatum and various TV programmes, from The Bill to The Apprentice
Swiss Railway Wall Clock Swiss Railway Wall Clock

Swiss Railway Wall Clock

£159.00

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The legendary classic Swiss Railway clock, a stylish accessory for home or office. The original clock was designed in 1944 by a Swiss Federal Railways employee Hans Hilfiker. Displayed in every Swiss railway station since the 1940s, the clock is now a symbol of Swiss efficiency.
Mondaine ladies watch Mondaine ladies watch

Mondaine ladies watch

£139.00

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The Mondaine Watch is modelled on the Swiss Railway Station Clock The original clock was designed in 1944 by a Swiss Federal Railways employee Hans Hilfiker Displayed in every Swiss railway station since the 1940s, the clock is now a symbol of Swiss efficiency Two year warranty

Mondaine ladies watch

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Watch Gents Mondaine Watch Gents Mondaine

Watch Gents Mondaine

£190.00

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The Mondaine Watch is modelled on the Swiss Railway Station Clock. The original clock was designed in 1944 by a Swiss Federal Railways employee Hans Hilfiker. Displayed in every Swiss railway station since the 1940s, the clock is now a symbol of Swiss efficiency. Two year warranty. 

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