Old Buildings, New Designs: Architectural Transformations (Architecture Briefs)

Old Buildings, New Designs: Architectural Transformations (Architecture Briefs)


Increasingly, architects are hired to design new work for existing structures. Whether for reasons of preservation, sustainability, or cost-effectiveness, the movement to reuse buildings presents a variety of design challenges and opportunities. Old Buildings, New Designs is an Architecture Brief devoted to working within a given architectural fabric from the technical issues that arise from aging construction to the controversy generated by the various project stakeholders to the unique aesthetic possibilities created through the juxtaposition of old and new.

Title: Old Buildings, New Designs: Architectural Transformations (Architecture Briefs)

Author: Bloszies, Charles; Hardy, Hugh [Foreword]

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press: 2011-11-02

ISBN/UPC Number: 1616890355

ISBN/UPC Number 13: 9781616890353

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: new

Type: Paperback

Item: 13.00

Seller ID: 9781616890353

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