Out Of The Square: Unique Contemporary Residences

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Images Publishing, 2006 - Architecture - 157 pages
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The homes featured in this book challenge the concept of domestic architecture. Concrete, steel, polycarbonate and timber are reconsidered and translated into designs for the 21st century. While they may appear irreverent at first, each design advances the cause of contemporary architecture, whether in small increments or as
 

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Contents

A BEACON
13
A NEW MODEL
21
A SUSTAINABLE DESIGN
27
A VIEWING PLATFORM
35
AMBIGUOUS DESIGN
38
BACHELOR
45
BLOCK HOUSE
53
CENTRED ON A FLAME
57
LOW SLUNG
99
LUMINOUS DESIGN
105
OP
114
PROTECTIVE SHELL
119
REFINED TIN SHED
122
SMOOTH LINES
131
TWO PARTS HOUSE
137
URBAN FORTRESS
143

CONCRETE
60
CULTIVARS
71
DUNE HOUSE
72
FOLDED HOUSE
81
GLASS LANTERN
89
GREAT WHALE
94
WINTER COCOON
151
WRAP HOUSE
157
Index
158
Acknowledgments
160
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