The Sourcebook of Contemporary Houses

The Sourcebook of Contemporary Houses

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Contemporary architecture authority AlexSanchez Vidiella offers a stunning collection of more than 300 outstandingworks of contemporary residential architecture from around the world-allcompleted within the last ten years. An expansive and shrewdly curatedcollection of the most cutting-edge, effective, and appealing breakthroughs inhome architecture, The Sourcebook ofContemporary Home Architecture is an essential companion to The Sourcebookof Contemporary Architecture and TheSourcebook of Contemporary Landscape Design, perfect for aspiring professionals, ambitious design firms, andanyone interested in exploring the frontiers of residential living spaces.
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  • Hardback | 600 pages
  • 240 x 294 x 46mm | 3,279.46g
  • HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • Harper Design International
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 500 Colour
  • 0062067303
  • 9780062067302
  • 372,952

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This truly unique compendium presents cutting-edge ideas from the world of international contemporary residential architecture. Featuring gorgeous photographs of some of the world's most innovative homes, this deluxe book also contains in-depth architectural plans that detail everything from land elevations to building materials. Concise text puts the homes into architectural context and provides further insight into their various styles--from modern to classic--and how the design teams tailor-made each home according to specific client needs.

The book is divided into four sections, featuring homes whose shapes are defined as being organic, geometric, mimetic, or a more hybrid form, which utilizes two main building materials. Stunning in its execution and chock-full of helpful tips from industry leaders, The Sourcebook of Contemporary Houses the perfect source of inspiration for homeowners and architects alike.
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About Alex Sanchez Vidiella

Alex Sanchez Vidiella works for Loft Publications, where he is the author of numerous architecture and interior design books, including The Sourcebook of Contemporary Architecture, The Sourcebook of Contemporary Houses, Atlas of Minimalism, and Small Eco Houses. He has a background in art history, and lives in Barcelona, Spain.
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