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Architecture in wood

Hans JГјrgen Hansen

Architecture in wood

a history of wood building and its techniquesin Europe and North America..

by Hans JГјrgen Hansen

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL19981715M

  The best architecture and design books of New A comprehensive catalogue of a defining architecture style, this book is a great addition to any architecture-obsessed bookshelf.   ‘wood’ is thematically divided into eight chapters covering the different uses of timber in architecture — form, texture, juxtaposition, landscape, light, mass, presence and scale.

Book Description. Over the past years a renaissance in wood architecture has occurred with the development of new wood building systems and design strategies, elevating wood from a predominantly single-family residential idiom to a rival of concrete and steel construction for a variety of building types, including high rises. Wood is one of the best materials for construction on account of its versatility. Among its other outstanding features are its great capacity as a thermal and acoustic insulator, its remarkable ecological character, warm appearance, luminosity and comfort, as well as its pleasant texture and feel. For these reasons, architects and designers use this noble material which offers infinite.

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Wood is a fresh, insightful and surprising look at the world's best timber architecture. With structures from the last 1, years, Wood features projects from some of the world's most celebrated architects.

Renzo Piano's otherworldly New Caledonian Cultural Centre is found alongside projects from Tadao Ando and Peter Zumthor. Wood is a fresh, insightful and surprising look at the world's best timber architecture. With structures from the last 1, years, Wood features projects from some of the world's most celebrated architects.

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