Made of ….

NEW MATERIALS SOURCEBOOK FOR ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN
Christiane Sauer, Formade, Berlin, 2010

The form and design of contemporary architecture today would not be conceivable, let alone realisable, if it weren't for the rapid developments that we have seen in terms of more efficient, sustainable and innovative construction materials. Given this context, Made of... provides a comprehensive, detailed overview of recent research developments with reference to the latest technologies, rediscovered traditions and unconventional approaches in the field of materials research and its application in architecture and design.

ISBN-10: 389955289X

ISBN-13: 978-3899552898

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