The Green House: New Directions in Sustainable Architecture

The Green House: New Directions in Sustainable Architecture

by Alanna Stang, Christopher Hawthorne
     
 

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Now available in paperback, The Green House vividly illustrates the emerging collaboration between stylish architecture, interior design, and environmental responsibility. This groundbreaking book features more than thirty-five residences in fifteen countries—and nearly every conceivable natural environment—designed by a combination of star

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Now available in paperback, The Green House vividly illustrates the emerging collaboration between stylish architecture, interior design, and environmental responsibility. This groundbreaking book features more than thirty-five residences in fifteen countries—and nearly every conceivable natural environment—designed by a combination of star architects and lesser-known practitioners, all of whom put "greenness" in the service of quality design, and not the other way around.

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A handsome resource guide and inspiration for designers and their clients. —Architectural Record

Thoughtful and surprisingly entertaining…showcases the world's most stunning green houses. —Dwell

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781568989501
Publisher:
Princeton Architectural Press
Publication date:
04/28/2010
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
1,411,951
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 8.82(h) x 0.56(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Alanna Stang is Executive Editor of ID Magazine.

Christopher Hawthorne is architecture critic for Slate and a frequent contributor to the New York Times.

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