Detail in Contemporary Glass Architecture
By Virginia McLeod
This book provides analysis of both the technical and the aesthetic importance of details in modern glass architecture. Featuring the work of renowned architects from around the world, this book presents 50 of the most recently completed and influential glass designs for residential, public, and commercial architecture. Each project is presented with color photographs, site plans and sections and elevations, as well as numerous construction details. There is also a descriptive text, detailed captions and in-depth information for each project, including the location, client, architectural project team, main consultants and contractors. Also included is a CD-ROM that contains all the drawings as printed in the book.
- 224 pages; hardcover.
- Published in 2011 by Laurence King Publishing.