In all probability the plannign of educational institutions is the most socially responsive design that an architect can pursue and doubtless the most difficult to perform well. The primary purpose of all featured buildings is education and this ranges fr
Showing the work of international designers, wedding dresses displayed range from the traditional western white "billowing delight" through to avante-garde, and breathtakingly beautiful jewelry and millinery designed specifically to complement the gowns. A superb overview of the fashions involved worldwide in the wedding ceremony is given and anyone remotely interested in fashion, but particularly the "soon-to-be-married", should own this book.
HKS creates visionary designs that deliver innovative facilities. The firm's designers believe that a building should reflect the unique characteristics of its location and the personalities of the people for whom it is built. For 70 years, the archite
Presenting a variety of acclaimed, contemporary beach houses from regions including Australia and New Zealand, North and South America, Europe, and Asia, each beach house is illustrated by stunning full-colour photography.
From large-scale courtyards to smaller outdoor areas, this new volume is packed w/innovative design ideas. Recognizing the growing trend towards healthy, outdoor living, this book features a beautiful array of the latest courtyard spaces by world-renowned architects.
A valuable resource, containing the finest architectural projects worldwide. All projects are illustrated with stunning photographs, informative plans and detailed text. A comprehensive index lists the projects by name in alphabetical order while the con
Introduces a range of international architectural projects, from residential and municipal to commercial and industrial, each designed to withstand cold-climate conditions including sub-zero temperatures, freeze-thaw cycles, heavy snowfalls and the long,dark days of arctic winters
New designs for health facilities are in constant demand. The Health Spaces Series features projects that are considered to be among the best designs of our time for the modern health industry. Projects from around the world have been featured and chapte