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Machine Books is a digital and print publishing consultancy working with cutting edge technology but with traditional editorial values. We collaborate with all manner of enterprises to help them realise their full publishing potential.

CONDÉ NAST BRITAIN

Digital product development for new and existing platforms
Vogue | GQ | WIRED | GLAMOUR | CN Traveller

WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION

Concept, build and publish of digital reports

THE CANADIAN CENTRE FOR ARCHITECTURE

Development and delivery of digital essay series

Books

Machine Books is a progressive publishing house working in the fields of design and technology. We commission and distribute the work of writers engaged with explaining why the world looks as it does.

Style: In defence of…

Drawing Matter

 

Live Projects

Greatest Buildings of the 21st Century

Archaeologies of the Modern Olympics

Style: In Defence Of...

George Lukacs described the style of a piece of work as the attempt to reproduce ones view of the world within it. This series is about the content and context of style.

CONSTRUCTIVISM

Theodoros Dounas

ISLAMIC ARCHITECTURE

Karl Sharro

PARAMETRICISM

Patrik Schumacher

ARTS AND CRAFTS

Annie Warburton

MODERNISM

Austin Williams

CLASSICISM

Robert Adam

NO STYLE

Amin Taha

POST-MODERNISM

Adam Nathaniel Furman

HIGH TECH

Tim Abrahams

METABOLISM

Penny Lewis

Drawing Matter

Live Projects

Peter Smithson

Obelisk, 2002

Greatest Buildings of the 21st Century

A monthly series of essays exploring the best in contemporary architecture and the way in which critics judge it.

Baiziwan District Middle School

Beijing

One World Trade Center

New York

Los Angeles

Los Angeles

Qatar

Seoul

Seoul

Licheń Stary

Licheń Stary

Archaeologies of the Modern Olympics

This series and book tells the history of the modern Olympics through the things it designs and makes: from its mascots to its stadia.

An Archaeology of the Modern Olympics