Books featured in MAS Context


Selection of books featured in MAS Context © MAS Context


For this year’s World Book Day (or Sant Jordi if you celebrate it in Catalonia), we are sharing all the books that we have featured in our issues or during one of our events. The list, organized alphabetically by author, provides a link to the book as well as the feature in MAS Context. Enjoy and buy books (and copies of MAS Context)!!!



Martin Adolfsson
Suburbia Gone Wild

Visual Structures LLC, 2013
Text and images by Martin Adolfsson from our Ownership issue
Book launch of Suburbia Gone Wild in Chicago with Martin Adolfsson, Larry Mayorga, and Natasha Egan



Paola Antonelli
Design and Violence

The Museum of Modern Art, 2015
Interview with Paola Antonelli from our Debate issue



Kate Bingaman-Burt
Obsessive Consumption: What Did You Buy Today?

Princeton Architectural Press, 2010
Text and illustrations by Kate Bingaman-Burt from our Ownership issue



Bianka Bosker
Original Copies: Architectural Mimicry in Contemporary China

University Of Hawai’i Press, 2013
Essay by Bianca Bosker from our Repetition issue



Edward Burtynsky
Manufactured Landscapes

National Gallery of Canada / Yale University Press, 2003
Photo essay by Edward Burtynsky from our Production issue



Andrew Bush

Yale University Press, 2008
Photographs by Andrew Bush from our Speed issue



Richard Cahan
Richard Nickel: Dangerous Years. What He Saw and What He Wrote

CityFiles Press, 2015
Lecture by Richard Cahan as part of the Photography and Place panel discussion



Candy Chang
Before I die

St. Martin’s Griffin, 2013
Projects by Candy Chang from our Speed issue



Beatriz Colomina
Clip, Stamp, Fold: The Radical Architecture of Little Magazines 196X to 197X

ACTAR, 2010
Interview with Beatriz Colomina from our Network issue



Alexander Eisenschmidt
Chicagoisms: The City as Catalyst for Architectural Speculation

Scheidegger & Spiess / Park Books, 2012
Essay by Alexander Eisenschmidt from our Legacy issue



Michael Epstein
American Power

Steidl, 2009
Interview with Mitch Epstein from our Energy issue



Alison Fisher
The City Lost and Found: Capturing New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles, 1960–1980

Princeton University Art Museum, 2015
Lecture by Alison Fisher



Greg Girard
City of Darkness Revisited

Watermark, 2014
Essay by Matthew Hung and photographs by Greg Girard about the Kowloon Walled City from our Trace issue



Sharon Haar
The City as Campus: Urbanism and Higher Education in Chicago

Minnesota Press, 2011
Essay by Sharon Haar from our Boundary issue



Bjarke Ingels
Yes is More: An Archicomic on Architectural Evolution

Taschen, 2009
Essay by Bjarke Ingels from our More issue



The Arsenal of Inclusion and Exclusion

ACTAR, 2016
Project by Interboro Partners from our Boundary issue



Jiang Jun
A Village by the SEZ: The Dafen Sample of China’s Urbanization

Essay by Jiang Jun with photography by Yu Haibo from our Network issue



KARO* with Architectur + Netzwerk and SNØHETTA
In Favour of Public Space: Ten Years of the European Prize for Urban Public Space

ACTAR, 2010
Projects by KARO* with Architectur + Netzwerk and SNØHETTA from our Public issue



Jimenez Lai
Citizens of No Place: An Architectural Graphic Novel

Princeton Architectural Press, 2012
Point Clouds by architect Jimenez Lai from our Living issue
Out of Water by architect Jimenez Lai from our Narrative issue
Lecture by Jimenez Lai from the 2012 MAS Context Analog



Sean Lally
The Air from Other Planets: A Brief History of Architecture to Come

Lars Müller Publishers, 2014
Interview with Sean Lally from our Energy issue
Interview with Sean Lally from our Boundary issue
Lecture by Sean Lally from our 2012 MAS Context Analog



Léopold Lambert
Weaponized architecture

dpr-barcelona, 2012
Lost in Line by Léopold Lambert from our Narrative issue



Alex Lehnerer
Grand Urban Rules

010 Publishers, 2009
Essay by Alex Lehnerer from our Conflict issue



Manuel Lima
Visual Complexity:Mapping Patterns of Information

Princeton Architectural Press, 2011
Interview with Manuel Lima from our Visibility issue



Geoff Manaugh
A Burglar’s Guide to the City

Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2016
Lecture and book launch with Geoff Manaugh



Simon Menner
Top Secret: Images from the Stasi Archives

Hatje Cantz, 2013
Interview with Simon Menner from our Surveillance issue




Damiani, 2011
Interview with Moby from our Trace issue



Richard Mosse

Aperture/Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, 2012
Photo essay by Richard Mosse from our Visibility issue



Carl H. Nightingale
Segregation: A World History of Divided Cities

The University of Chicago Press, 2012
Essay by Carl H. Nightingale from our Boundary issue



Mark Pasnik, Chris Grimley, and Michael Kubo
Heroic: Concrete Architecture and the New Boston

The Monacelli Press, 2015
A Heroic Debate by Chris Grimley, Michael Kubo, and Mark Pasnik from our Debate issue
Lecture and book launch by Chris Grimley and Mark Pasnik



Nina Rappaport
Vertical Urban Factory

ACTAR, 2016
Essay by Nina Rappaport from our Production issue



Nina Rappaport
Ezra Stoller: Photographer

Yale University Press, 2012
Lecture by Nina Rappaport about Ezra Stoller



Brian Rose
The Lost Border: The Landscape of the Iron Curtain

Princeton Architectural Press, 2004
Photo essay by Brian Rose from our Boundary issue



Adrian Shaughnessy
Unit Editions

Unit Editions, Ongoing
Interview with Adrian Shaughnessy featured in our Legacy issue



David Schalliol
Isolated Building Studies

Utakatado, 2014
Photo essay from our Work issue
Lecture by David Schalliol



Denise Scott Brown
Having Words

Architectural Association, 2009
Essay by Denise Scott Brown from our Ownership issue
Essay by Denise Scott Brown from our Debate issue



Cameron Sinclair
Design Like You Give A Damn: Architectural Responses to Humanitarian Crises

Metropolis Books, 2006
Interview with Cameron Sinclair from our Conflict issue



Joshua G. Stein
Dingbat 2.0: The Iconic Los Angeles Apartment as Projection of a Metropolis

DoppelHouse Press, 2016
Essay by Joshua G. Stein from our Ordinary issue



Melanie van der Hoorn
Bricks & Balloons: Architecture in Comic-Strip Form

010 Publishers, 2012
Essay by Melanie van der Hoorn from our Narrative issue



Camilo Jose Vergara
Harlem: The Unmaking of a Ghetto

University of Chicago, 2014
Text and photographs from Camilo Jose Vergara from our Repetition issue



Mike Walsh
Bowling Across America: 50 States in Rented Shoes

St. Martin’s Press, 2008
Essay by Mike Walsh from our Amusement issue

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