Innovative Student Residences New Directions in Sustainable Design

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Avi Friedman

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The Images Publishing Group
Territory: USA & Canada
Size: 10 in x 10 in
Pages: 208
Illustrations: 200 color

RRP $60.00

  • Fascinating insight into university accommodation
  • Includes lavish photography
  • Features projects in the USA and Europe, including the UK and France

Current design modes of student residences are facing challenges of both philosophy and form. Past approaches no longer sustain new demands and require innovative thinking. The need for a new outlook is propelled by fundamental changes that touch upon environmental, economic, and social factors.

Thinking innovatively about university accommodation led to the idea to write Innovative Student Residences. The author offers a fascinating insight into contemporary design concepts and illustrates them with outstanding examples, showcased by full-color photography and detailed plans.

Avi Friedman is professor of architecture at McGill University, Montreal. His previous title with IMAGES is Inspired Homes: Architecture for Changing Times ISBN 9781864704921.