ISBN-10:
0470126736
ISBN-13:
9780470126738
Pub. Date:
05/04/2009
Publisher:
Wiley
Modern Sustainable Residential Design: A Guide for Design Professionals / Edition 1

Modern Sustainable Residential Design: A Guide for Design Professionals / Edition 1

by William J. Carpenter, Carpenter

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ISBN-13: 9780470126738
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 05/04/2009
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 8.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

William J. Carpenter, FAIA, PhD, is a nationally recognized architect and educator. He is founder of Lightroom, an interdisciplinary design firm in Decatur, Georgia, specializing in architecture and new media projects for commercial and residential clients. Carpenter was a recipient of the national ACSA/AIAS Educator of the Year Award in 2000 and the National Young Architects Citation in 1997. A professor at Southern Polytechnic State University, he is the author of Learning by Building: Design and Construction in Architectural Education (Wiley).

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Table of Contents

Foreword.

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

PART ONE THE SUSTAINABLE MODERN HOME: PROCESS ANDDESIGN.

CHAPTER  1 Sustainable Modern Homes: HistoricalContext.

CHAPTER  2 The Design Process.

CHAPTER  3 Green Building: The Contractor’sPerspective (Robert J. Soens Jr.).

CHAPTER  4 House as a System (Sydney G. Roberts, PhD,Southface Energy Institute).

CHAPTER  5 Materials for the Modern Home (James Burton,AIA, and William Carpenter, FAIA, PhD).

CHAPTER  6 Landscape Architecture and the SustainableModern Home (Lynn Saussy, ASLA, and William Carpenter, FAIA,PhD).

CHAPTER  7 Construction Documents for Homes (RobertCain, AIA).

CHAPTER 8 Residential Interiors (Michelle Timberlake,ASID, and William Carpenter, FAIA, PhD). 

PART TWO THE SUSTAINABLE MODERN HOME: CASESTUDIES.

CHAPTER  9 Vanguard Sustainable Homes.

Black House, Prickwillow, England (Mole Architects).

Shenandoah Retreat, Warren County, Virginia (Carter + BurtonArchitecture).

Yoga Studio and Residence, Bluemont, Virginia (Carter +Burton Architecture).

700 Palms Residence, Venice, California (StevenEhrlich).

Trinity Apartments, Auckland, New Zealand(Architectus).

Solar Umbrella House, Venice, California (Pugh +Scarpa).

Beals' Residence, Atlanta, Georgia (LightroomStudio).

Bush Residence, Atlanta, Georgia (Lightroom Studio).

Dominey Residence, Atlanta, Georgia (LightroomStudio).

Lightcatcher, Atlanta, Georgia (Lightroom Studio).

Lightroom Studio, Decatur, Georgia (LightroomStudio).

Carter Residence, Atlanta, Georgia (LightroomStudio).

Shot-Trot House, Houston Texas (Brett Zamore).

Johnson-Jones Residence, Phoenix, Arizona (EddieJones).

The 4-Parts House, Seattle, Washington (Lead PencilStudio).

Capitol Hill House, Seattle, Washington (Jim Burton).

DESIGNHabitat2 Initiative, Auburn, Alabama (DavidHinson).

LivingHomes, Los Angeles, California (Ray Kappe).

CHAPTER 10  Teaching Design/Build: Studio 804 (DanRockhill).

Endnotes.

About the Contributors.

Index.

 

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