Bamboo Style

Bamboo Style

by Gale Beth Goldberg

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ISBN-13: 9781423621515
Publisher: Smith, Gibbs Publisher
Publication date: 07/02/2002
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 176
File size: 12 MB
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About the Author

Gale Beth Goldberg received her masters degree in architecture from MIT and her undergraduate degree in landscape architecture from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. The recipient of a grant from the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in Fine Arts, she studied the bamboo architecture of Simon Velez and builder/artisan Marcelo Villegas in Bogotß, Columbia, in 1998. She lives in Santa Barbara, California.

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What is more striking and balanced than to have bamboo growing in a planter, a bamboo shade covering a window, a desk, a chair, an antique picture frame, floor-to-ceiling cut culms defining work stations, a decorative mobile made of small bamboo pieces strung together and hanging from the ceiling, a bamboo rod supporting a skylight shade cloth, and a bamboo candle burning?

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Foreword, by Linda Garland

Introduction

Why choose Bamboo

The Ways of Bamboo

Bamboo Inside

Bamboo Outside

On Your Own

Afterword: Bamboo and Beyond

Sourcebook

Bibliography

Photo Credits

Introduction

Bamboo isn't just for Asia anymore. Author Gale Goldberg shows us how to creatively bring bamboo home, teaching us how to live with it indoors and outdoors - even how to grow your own bamboo. Every room of the house can be decorated or accented with beautiful, sensual bamboo furniture, flooring, wall covering, ceiling material, and accessories.

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