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Foundations of Interior Design (2nd Edition) / Edition 2
     

Foundations of Interior Design (2nd Edition) / Edition 2

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by Susan J. Slotkis
 

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ISBN-10: 1609011155

ISBN-13: 9781609011154

Pub. Date: 12/20/2012

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

Foundations of Interior Design, 2nd Edition, is a comprehensive introduction to the creative, technical, and business knowledge required by the interior design profession. The book encompasses color theory, design history, architectural elements, finishing touches, trend forecasting, and the basics of running a business, and includes an integrated CD-ROM

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Foundations of Interior Design, 2nd Edition, is a comprehensive introduction to the creative, technical, and business knowledge required by the interior design profession. The book encompasses color theory, design history, architectural elements, finishing touches, trend forecasting, and the basics of running a business, and includes an integrated CD-ROM designed to help students apply what they learn in a hands-on fashion. This thoroughly updated 2nd edition, which addresses contemporary concerns such as sustainability, universal design, and adaptive reuse, is richly illustrated with images that reflect current trends in products and interiors. The book is rooted in a practical approach to creating safe, comfortable, and aesthetically pleasing spaces for residential and contract clients.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781609011154
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
12/20/2012
Pages:
576
Sales rank:
80,817
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.80(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The Interior Design Profession
Chapter 2: Socially Responsible Design
Chapter 3: Design Theory: Aesthetics, Elements & Principles of Design
Chapter 4: Color Theory & Application
Chapter 5: The Design Process: Overview of Project Phases
Chapter 6: Communicating the Vision
Chapter 7: Light and Lighting Systems
Chapter 8: Architectural Elements: The Shell
Chapter 9: Finishing the Interior: The Lining
Chapter 10: Furbanishing the Interior: Feathering the Nest
Chapter 11: Period Design Styles: Antiquity (c. 4500BC-AD500) - Empire Style (c. 1789-1848)
Chapter 12: Period Design Styles: Revival Styles (c. 1830-1880) - Contemporary Style (c. 1960-present)
Chapter 13: Forecasting and Trends
Chapter 14: Professional Practice

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