Books
Architecture
Interior Design
Urban Planning
Landscape
Engineering
Construction
The Arts
Cooking
Photography
About Us
Shipping and Returns
Privacy Policy
Contact Us
Join our Mailing List
Book Vouchers
 
SEARCH 
 
search on Title, Author's Surname, ISBN 
British + Irish Modern: New Houses and Old Houses Made New

ISBN: 9781864707533
AUTHOR: Hannah Jenkins   
PUBLISHED BY: Images Publishing   April 2018
COVER: Hardcover
FORMAT: 25.91x25.91cms
PAGES: 260
LANGUAGE: English
PRICE: $109.95

Demonstrates how key architects across Britain and Ireland are blending contemporary design practices with traditional vernacular buildings. Features stunning full-colour photography throughout, informative descriptions and detailed floor plans and an array of award-winning and highly commended projects including Bureau de Change's Folds House, winner of a 2016 Times Best Homes Award; Coppin Dockeray's Antsy Plum, winner of the 2016 South West RIBA Award; Tsuruta Architects' House of Trace, winner of RIBA's 2016 Stephen Lawrence Prize; Cassion Castle Architects' Oak Lane House, winner of the Daily Telegraph's Home Buildings Awards Best Residential Design 2016; and Broadstone's Tireighter Cairn, winner of the Single House Building category at the 2017 Building and Architect of the Year Awards. Today's best-known and emerging architects interpret their briefs with imaginative flair: they are transforming houses for the next generation of families by blending their renewed vigour for a local aesthetic with new materials and trends. Many of the new houses featured reflect the architect's focus on redefining local expectations for form by beautifully juxtaposing the traditional with contemporary structures, thus forging a new vernacular. Architects across this region are wholeheartedly seeking opportunities to re-use existing structures in myriad ways, resulting in surprising and remarkably unique renditions of old houses and buildings made new. Shown in stunning, full-colour photographic detail are hundreds of pages of new and renovated houses, cottages and even converted barns nestled in misty rural valleys, including new and retrofitted modern inner-city terraces and townhouses that make the best use of available space. Houses are selected for levels of comfort, use of materials, and dramatic expression of traditional and contemporary architecture, as well as houses that capitalize on longer and warmer summers imposed by changing weather patterns in this corner of the globe. Houses are designed with indoor spaces and intimate courtyards for play and recreation that draw in light and shield from the extreme weather elements yet maintain an eye on sustainability and affordability.
3091 Results   Showing 60 - 80 Page    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8   
               
Paczowski Fritsch Architects

ISBN 9781864707519
BY
Various   

PRICE $129.95   
 
Mod Mirage: The Midcentury Architecture of Rancho Mirage

ISBN 9781423648758
BY
Melissa Riche   Jim Riche   

PRICE $89.95   
 
Mosques: Splendors of Islam

ISBN 9780847860357
BY
Leyla Uluhanli   Amyn Aga Khan   

PRICE $149.95   
 
Secret Houses of the Cotswolds

ISBN 9780711239241
BY
Jeremy Musson   

PRICE $69.95   
 
             
Southern Splendor: Saving Architectural Treasures of the Old South

ISBN 9781496811004
BY
Marc Matrana   Robin Lattimore   Michael Kitchens   

PRICE $89.95   
 
Hit the Road: Vans, Nomads and Roadside Adventures

ISBN 9783899559385
BY
Friesick Sascha   

PRICE $99.95   
 
It's a Gas!: The Allure of the Gas Station

ISBN 9783899559286
BY
Sascha Friesike   

PRICE $119.95   
 
Luis Vidal + Architects: From Process to Results (2ND ed.)

ISBN 9781786270436
BY
Clare Melhuish   

PRICE $99.95   
             
Four Walls and a Roof: The Complex Nature of a Simple Profession

ISBN 9780674976108
BY
Reinier de Graaf   

PRICE $79.95   
 
Home Work: Design Solutions for Working from Home

ISBN 9780500519806
BY
Anna Yudina   

PRICE $69.95   
 
Architecture in the Netherlands: Yearbook 2017/18

ISBN 9789462084308
BY
Various   

PRICE $139.95   
 
Fantastic Escapes: Architecture and Design for Stylish Stays

ISBN 9781864707656
BY
Maria Chatzistavrou   Chuck Peterson   

PRICE $129.95   
             
Ride a Bike!:Reclaim the city

ISBN 9783035615487
BY
Various   

PRICE $119.95   
 
Somewhere Other

ISBN 9780994396631
BY
John Wardle   Max Delany   Rory Hyde   

PRICE $49.95   
 
Aalto, Utzon, Fehn: Three Paradigms of Phenomenological Architecture

ISBN 9781138961005
BY
Roger Tyrrell   

PRICE $89.95   
 
Grand Stand 6: Designing Stands for Trade Fairs and Events

ISBN 9789492311191
BY
Various   

PRICE $159.95   
             
Built: The Hidden Stories Behind Our Structures

ISBN 9781635570229
BY
Roma Agrawal   

PRICE $59.95   
 
Call to Order: Sustaining Simplicity in Architecture

ISBN 9781946226143
BY
Rodolphe El-Khoury   

PRICE $119.95   
 
Architecture in Norway: An Architectural History from Stone Age to the 21st Century

ISBN 9783035611380
BY
Siri Skjold Lexau   Nils Georg Brekke   Per Jonas Nordhagen   

PRICE $169.95   
 
A Landscape Legacy

ISBN 9781910258934
BY
John Brookes   

PRICE $99.95   
             
Page    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8