Green Architecture Now! Vol. 1
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- Producent: TASCHEN
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Oprawa: twarda, Format: 17,1 x 21,7 cm, Stron: 320, 2013 r.
How green is your blueprint? Architecture as sustainable technology
The ecological impact of new construction, once a secondary concern, has become a crucial issue in recent years. Badly designed buildings guzzle natural resources and pollute their surroundings. In an era of rocketing energy costs and environmental degradation, the need for a sustainable, energy-efficient architecture is paramount. This book examines the emergent innovations, aesthetics, and pioneers of green architecture, incling such artists, architects and firms as Tadao Ando, Shigeru Ban, Diller Scofidio + Renfro, Zaha Hadid, Morphosis, and many more.
Philip Jodidio (born 1954) stied art history and economics at Harvard, and edited Connaissance des Arts for over 20 years. His books incle TASCHEN’s Architecture Now! series, and monographs on Tadao Ando, Norman Foster, Richard Meier, Jean Nouvel, and Zaha Hadid. He is internationally renowned as one of the most popular writers on the subject of architecture.