Tag Archives: Architecture & Interior Design

Coming Soon! The Fundamentals of Architecture, 2ND ED

20 Apr

Are you fascinated by buildings and structures and the way in which people interact with spaces? Do you love sketching and observing the world around you? Maybe you really enjoy creating 3D models and objects? If so, the life of an architect could be for you. If you want to find out more about the fundamental principles of architecture, AVA’s second edition of The Fundamentals of Architecture is the perfect place to start. Read on to find out more about this title and to see a sneak preview of some spreads!


Mary Katrantzou – Fashion Design: The complete guide

1 Feb

As a treat, we thought we’d share a few of our favourite spreads from one of our brand new fashion titles, Fashion Design: The complete guide. At the top of our list is a spread featuring the work of fashion designer Mary Katrantzou…  […]

AVA talks to …,staat creative agency

5 Jan

…,staat is an international creative agency working on design, branding, architecture, advertising, and everything else in between. The agency’s award-winning project The House of Bols Cocktail & Genever Experience features in Basics Interior Design: Exhibition Design as an example of a fully-integrated ‘branding approach’ to exhibition design. […]


22 Dec

The penultimate title being given away in our advent competition has only just been published! Get your hands on a free copy simply by commenting and check back tomorrow.



19 Dec

Only five days left in our advent giveaway! Comment today for your chance to win a copy of Design for Sustainable Change. Whether you’re involved in graphic design, fashion design, industrial design or architecture,  Design for Sustainable Change clearly explains the key theories and debates surrounding sustainability to allow you to adapt and integrate them into your own working practices. […]


14 Dec

Calling all interior design students and enthusiasts! Read on to find out more about Basics Interior Design: Retail Design and leave a comment before 4pm tomorrow to be in with a chance of winning a copy! […]

Definition of the week… ‘Rotunda’

7 Oct

This week’s definition is taken from The Visual Dictionary of Architecture.


Definition of the week… Column

15 Aug

This week’s definition is taken from The Visual Dictionary of Interior Architecture and Design


Student Profile – Textile Design, Jemma-Lee ONeill

27 Jul

 Graduate textile designer reveals how pattern and colour in architecture influenced her graduate collection…