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Author Bloszies, Charles

Title Old buildings, new designs : architectural transformations / Charles Bloszies

Publ Info New York : Princeton Architectural Press, 2012
New York : Princeton Architectural Press, 2012
Edition First edition
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Arch  ARCH NA2500 .B575 2012    AVAILABLE
Descript 144 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
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Series Architecture briefs
Note Includes bibliographical references
Contents Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Old Buildings -- Appeal of Old Buildings -- Familiar Idioms -- The Urge to Preserve -- Buildings Have Finite Useful Lives -- Not Everything Old Is Good -- Interventions -- ch. 2 Sustainable Urban Environments -- Critical Components for Urban Sustainability -- Reuse and Repurposing of Old Buildings -- Public Policy -- Will Smart Growth Take Place? -- Sustainable Design Implications -- Aesthetic Implications -- ch. 3 Design Propositions -- The Question of Context -- Lessons from History -- Design Integrity -- Contrast -- Critical Viewpoints -- Exemplary Work -- ch. 4 Project Execution -- Stakeholders -- Expectations -- Design Difficulties -- Building in the Already-Built Environment -- Successful Execution -- ch. 5 Case Studies -- Case Study Selections -- Small Interventions -- Dovecote Studio, Haworth Tompkins -- Hutong Bubble 32, MAD Architects -- Bar Guru Bar, KLab Architects -- Ozuluama Penthouse, Architects Collective, at. 103 -- II Forte di Fortezza, Markus Scherer and Walter Dietl -- Major Additions -- Knocktopher Friary, ODOS Architects -- Walden Studios, Jensen & Macy Architects -- Contemporary Jewish Museum, Studio Daniel Libeskind -- Morgan Library, Renzo Piano Building Workshop -- Moderna Museet Malmo, Tham & Videgard Arkitekter -- CaixaForum Madrid, Herzog & de Meuron -- 1 Kearny Street, Office of Charles Bloszies -- Hearst Tower, Foster + Partners -- Repurposed Buildings -- Village Street Live-Work, Santos Prescott & Associates -- Selexyz Dominicanen Bookshop, Merkx + Girod Architects -- California College of the Arts, Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects, KMD Architects, Jensen & Macy Architects, David Meckel -- None of the Above -- 185 Post Street, Brand + Allen Architects -- Hotel Fouquet's Barriere, Edouard Francois -- Recycled Batteries, Office of Charles Bloszies
LC subject Architecture -- Aesthetics
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction
Buildings -- Additions
Alt Title Architectural transformations
ISBN 9781616890353 (alk. paper)
1616890355 (alk. paper)