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Des-res Architecture By Maggie Toy

Des-res Architecture
by Maggie Toy

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This text examines the architectural design of desirable residences. It explores the opportunities which have resulted in some of the world's most exciting buildings. When an architect has a private client sometimes they can push the boundaries further, so the designs can be much more daring.
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Des-res Architecture by Maggie Toy

This volume exposes the cutting edge of the architectural design of desirable residences. It explores the challenging opportunities which have resulted in some of the world's most exciting buildings. When an architect has a private client he/she is sometimes able to push the boundaries considerably further than with a public client; therefore the designs can be much more daring. Historical examples include the Eames House; Frank Lloyd Wright houses; Palladian villas and the Schroeder house. Featured examples include the work of McDonald & Kolatan, Alberto Campo Baeza, Mark Mack, Agrest & Mandelsonas, Studio Granda, Ron Arad, Nigel Coates, Ricardo Legorreta and Richard Meier. The contents of the publication include an essay which puts the nature of private client design in an historical context, as well as other influential pieces on how the reader, too, could own a designer house. Exclusive examples from across the world are featured. This issue will appeal to both architects and interior designers.

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HISTORICAL ESSAY; Full Colour and Line Drawings-Supported Project Descriptions Covering the Best of Des-res Residences Across the Globe.

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GOR005558002
Des-res Architecture by Maggie Toy
Maggie Toy
Architectural Design S.
Used - Very Good
Paperback
John Wiley and Sons Ltd
1999-01-18
112
0471986178
9780471986171
N/A
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