Designing Kinetics For Architectural Facades

Author: Jules Moloney
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1136709037
Size: 27.43 MB
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Architectural facades now have the potential to be literally kinetic, through automated sunscreens and a range of animated surfaces. This book explores the aesthetic potential of these new types of moving facades.

Kinetic Architecture

Author: Charles Linn
Publisher: Images Publishing
ISBN: 1864704950
Size: 48.70 MB
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A shift in the architecture industry’s focus in the last 20 years toward ecological concerns, long-term value, and user comfort has coincided with significant new developments in digital controls, actuators, shading typologies, building ...

Kinetic Architecture

Author: Carolina Stevenson
Publisher: Birkhauser
ISBN: 9783034608077
Size: 52.49 MB
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This book presents kinetic architecture as the answer to functional requirements: must the entire building be mobile, must it adapt to changing conditions or must it allow for quick assembly?

Interactive Architecture

Author: Michael Fox
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 161689511X
Size: 49.94 MB
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Interactive Architecture: Adaptive World illustrates how structures can process information, make observations, and utilize tools to translate natural systems and create seamlessly integrated environments, from data-driven light ...

A Global History Of Architecture

Author: Francis D. K. Ching
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111898160X
Size: 28.39 MB
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Unique in its non-Eurocentrism, this book provides a fresh survey of architectural history with a truly global perspective, fulfilling the National Architectural Accrediting Board's requirements for 'non-Western' architecture in history ...

Structures And Architecture

Author: Paulo J. da Sousa Cruz
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1317549953
Size: 60.32 MB
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This set of book of abstracts and full paper searchable CD-ROM presents selected papers presented at the 3rd International Conference on Structures and Architecture Conference (ICSA2016), organized by the School of Architecture of the ...

Designing Interior Architecture

Author: Sylvia Leydecker
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 3034615809
Size: 32.28 MB
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In this comprehensive work, an international and interdisciplinary team of authors presents the essential aspects of the various fields of contemporary interior architecture and design.

Precedents In Architecture

Author: Roger H. Clark
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118170849
Size: 14.67 MB
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A timely update of the architectural classic on design analysis Precedents in Architecture, Fourth Edition provides a vocabulary for architectural analysis that illuminates the works of leading architects and aids architects and designers ...