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CONSTRUCTION AND DETAILING FOR INTERIOR

CONSTRUCTION AND DETAILING FOR INTERIOR

Author: PLUNKETT DREW
Series: Portfolio Skills
$49.95(AUD)  inc GST
Description

Knowledge of construction and detailing techniques are vital for all students of interior design and interior architecture and this accessible, up-to-date introductory text will prove an invaluable reference work. "Construction and Detailing for Interior Design" is structured to encourage a diversity of techniques, allowing each student the means to find and put into practice the appropriate solution to fabrication issues and also to express their own personal aesthetic. With over 400 images comprehensive and professional annotated drawings together with explanatory photographs of techniques, materials, tools and more the principles of sound construction are explained, and the means to create successful variations on generic types of detailing provided. In addition, the relation of existing building shells to the construction and detailing of new elements is explored, practical tips are given throughout the book, the roles of consultants, manufacturers, suppliers and fabricators are explained, and theories of modern, sustainable approaches to interior detailing are discussed.

Reviews
"The combination of hand drawing, informative text, case studies and an excellent range of photographs make this an essential text for all those seeking an introduction to the materiality and fabrication techniques used in landscape architecture." Ian Fisher, Programme Leader in Landscape Architecture, School of Art, Manchester Metropolitan University
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General Fields

  • : 9781856696890
  • : Laurence King
  • : Laurence King
  • : October 2010
  • : 280mm X 216mm X 18mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : PLUNKETT DREW
  • : BC
  • : 192