Best Architecture Books of 2018

We have compiled a list of the best architecture books as per the recommendations of critics from The New York Times, National Public Radio, The Guardian, among others.
All recommendations of critics are referenced with the reviews of customers from various websites such as Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble, and many more.
All the architecture books featured on our website has a customer review rating of a minimum of 4.0 out of 5 stars, so you know you always buy an excellent architecture book.
Architecture is the procedure and the end result of designing, planning, and buildings humanmade structures. In the form of buildings, architectural works are usually regarded as works of art and cultural symbols.
Architecture as a subject needs interest, enthusiasm, a vivid imagination and the ability to look at the big picture to master it. However, all these are not sufficient in isolation, and it requires learning to master the subject. This is achievable by reading architecture books that provide you with skills and trigger your imagination.
Architecture books are great for the aspirants who are planning to get a degree in the subject or are studying for entrance examinations for the courses. Gaining an in-depth knowledge on the subject one chooses to learn is a great idea and the books on architecture listed on our website provide in-depth knowledge about the subject ranging from its inception, various stages of architecture, various types of architecture, and the current trends in architecture.
Some of the highly acclaimed architecture books listed in our website are Postmodern Design Complete: Design, Furniture, Graphics, Architecture, Interiors, Design for Good: A New Era of Architecture for Everyone, Frank Lloyd Wright Paper Models: 14 Kirigami Buildings to Cut and Fold, Haute Bohemians by Miguel Flores-Vianna, and You Say to Brick: The Life of Louis Kahn.
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4.9 Four Walls and a Roof

Four Walls and a Roof: The Complex Nature of a Simple Profession

The Guardian

“Four Walls and a Roof tells the stories that tend to get left out of official histories, but which actually shape our physical environment.”

Featured in The Guardian’s Best Architecture Books of 2017.

$26
4.8 You Say To Brick

You Say to Brick: The Life of Louis Kahn

New York Times

“This biography covers the best-known works of the architect Louis Kahn as well as his complicated personal life.”

Featured in New York Times’ 100 Notable Books of 2017.

$16
4.0 Haute Bohemians

Haute Bohemians by Miguel Flores-Vianna

New York Times

“From rooms rich with texture and layered with vibrant patterns to spare outdoor spaces strewn with greenery, Miguel Flores-Vianna’s Haute Bohemians is a treasure trove of inspiring and transportive interiors.”

Featured in New York Times’ 2017 Gift Guide.

$40
4.8 Frank Lloyd Wright Paper Models

Frank Lloyd Wright Paper Models: 14 Kirigami Buildings to Cut and Fold

World Architecture Community

“Frank Lloyd Wright is the most renowned and popular architect and designer in America. Now you can create 14 of his best loved buildings using the art of kirigami.”

Featured in The World Architecture Community Best Architecture Books of 2017.

$20
4.6 Design For Good

Design for Good: A New Era of Architecture for Everyone

World Architecture Community

“In Design for Good, John Cary offers character-driven, real-world stories about projects around the globe that offer more—buildings that are designed and created with and for the people who will use them.”

Featured in The World Architecture Community Best Architecture Books of 2017.

$22
4.9 Postmodern Design Complete

Postmodern Design Complete: Design, Furniture, Graphics, Architecture, Interiors

New York Times

“Over 480 pages Postmodern Design Complete covers architecture, design, graphic design and edited design in the work of more than 60 adherents.”

Featured in New York Times’ Best Art Books of 2017.

$58