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Vitamin Green

The definitive book on contemporary sustainable design and architecture from around the world

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Publisher - Phaidon
Format - Ouvrage relié
Number of pages - 352
Language - Anglais
Model LIV_9780714862293
Artist Contemporary sustainable design and architecture
Author Collectif
Publisher Phaidon
Format Ouvrage relié
Number of pages 352
Language Anglais
Dimensions 290 x 250
Technique(s) 500 illustrations
Published 07/06/2012
Weight 2.445

The book features over 100 buildings, landscapes and products nominated by an international roster of influential architects and designers, as well as critics, curators and writers. It displays the incredible breadth of techniques, materials, and sites used by designers and architects today to address issues like water quality, pollution and energy consumption. An inspirational overview of sustainable design for newcomers as well as a reference book for design professionals.

Projects nominated by an international collection of designers, curators, critics and thinkers were selected to create the best possible sourcebook of the most exciting and original green designs at all scales, from eyeglasses to landscapes and from motorcycles to skyscrapers. The result is an inspirational survey of the enormous amount of innovative work being done in this field, as well as a directory of products, ideas and techniques for both designers and consumers.

Filled with projects that are built and in production, Vitamin Green provides a lively and inspiring visual definition of the term 'sustainable design', showing people what really can be achieved today.