Here are 16 architecture and design books to look out for in 2024

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Here are 16 architecture and design books to look out for in 2024

The stacks at Stockholm Public Library (Arild Vågen/Wikimedia Commons/CC BY-SA 4.0 DEED)

Looking to add more books to your shelves or to the growing pile on your coffee table? AN editors have rounded up a few of the architecture and design books slated for publication this year. These titles range from monographs that celebrate overlooked designers like Otti Berger, photography books from Iwan Baan and Virginia Hanusik, an anthology mapping Malcolm X’s Harlem, and more.

The Monster Leviathan
Aaron Betsky | MIT Press | $44.95
January 9

(Courtesy HATJE CANTZ)

Otti Berger: Weaving for Modernist Architecture
Edited by Judith Raum | HATJE CANTZ | $65.00
February 20

The Art of Architectural Grafting
Jeanne Gang | Park Books | $41.00
February 2024

Solar Adobe: Energy, Ecology, and Earthen Architecture
Albert Narath | University of Minnesota Press | $32.95
March 5

Marco Iuliano, Martino Stierli | Lund Humphries | $99.00
March 18

Doshi: The Art of Balkrishna
Edited by Balkrishna Doshi, Khushnu Panthaki Hoof, Roshini Vadehra; Text by Hans Ulrich Obrist | Walther König | $59.95
March 26

Machine à Amuser The Life and Death of the Beistegui Penthouse Apartment
Wim van den Bergh
April 9

Into the Quiet and the Light
Virginia Hanusik | Columbia University Press | $28.00
April 30

Everlasting Plastics
Edited by Tizziana Baldenebro, Lauren Leving, Joanna Joseph, Isabelle Kirkham-Lewitt | Columbia University Press | $30.00
April 2024

Mapping Malcolm
Edited by Najha Zigbi-Johnson | Columbia University Press | $28.00
May 2024

The Edith Farnsworth House: Architecture, Preservation, Culture
Michelangelo Sabatino | Phaidon | $75.00
June 5

Lewerentz, architect (reissue)
Janne Ahlin | Park Books | $75.00
June 2024

Meditations in Entropy: The Work of Kashef Chowdhury
Kashef Chowdhury, William J. R. Curtis, Kenneth Frampton, Robert McCarter, Philip Ursprung | Park Books | $69.00
June 2024

Rome – Las Vegas: Bread and Circuses (Courtesy Lars Müller Publishers)

Rome – Las Vegas: Bread and Circuses
Iwan Baan | Lars Müller Publishers | $53.00
Text by Ryan Scavnicky
Essays by Lindsay Harris and Izzy Kornblatt

Louis I. Kahn: The Last Notebook
Sue Ann Kahn, Michael J. Lewis | Lars Müller Publishers | CHF 40.00

The Secret History of Empty Lots
Christopher Brown | Timber Press