XS Green

XS Green : Big Ideas, Small Buildings

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Follow-up to the bestselling title XS: Big Ideas, Small Buildings, XS Green devotes itself to a wide range of small-scale, idiosyncratic projects created by the biggest names in global architecture. Arranged into five themes, over forty projects are presented in terms of their innovation and uniqueness, tapping into the current trend and passion for eco-design, and appealing to a broad readership as well as architectural practitioners.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 224 pages
  • 170 x 180 x 27mm | 716g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Illustrated in colour throughout
  • 050034230X
  • 9780500342305
  • 376,711

Table of contents

Introduction * The View From the Outside * Material Concerns Flowering the Urban Jungle * Poetic Utility * Touching the Earth Lightly
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Review quote

'Accessible, inspiring and full of great images that will get the reader thinking' - Architecture Today 'A host of wonderfully esoteric projects ... what this book shows above all is that true innovation is alive and well in architecture' - Grand Designs
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About Phyllis Richardson

Phyllis Richardson has published numerous books on lifestyle, interiors and building, including multiple volumes of the `StyleCity' travel series.
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