David Piscuskas

Architect / United States / 1100 Architect

David Piscuskas’s Book List

In selecting items for this list, I focused on books that were formative in creating a foundation of design thinking and that have continued to be relevant to my work.

2 books
E. B. White

This love song to New York is a treasured gift that was given to me after September 11 by Angela Hederman of The Little Bookroom.

Jean-François Lyotard
Jean-Loup Thébaud

Reading this book as a young architect, at a time when the deconstruction movement was in full swing, helped me view my work from another perspective. Rather than a formal or stylistic approach, the idea of deconstruction finds a way outside of the modernist heroic ideal.

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