Book Name: Architectural Material & Texture Ⅱ

  • Tianjin Ifeng Space Media Co., Ltd.  
  • Phoenix Publishing Limited
  • 978-988-16528-0-5
  • English
  • 58.00  U.S. dollar
  • Hardcover
  • 1
  • 2013.02
  • 230x305
  • 226
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Editor' Review

Architectural Material & Texture II:
This book is a series book of Architectural Material & Texture. It was organized by two chapters, the Texture Construction and Material Construction. Just like Architectural Material & Texture I, this book also aims at showing readers how to use different kinds of materials and what kind of texture will different materials present. Focusing on the material choosing and texture building, the book showcases different characteristics of different projects. Through the book, we try to express a concept that, architecture design is not only about design, but a spirit that can change the impression of a city, even a country.

Summary

Material & Texture
Texture Structure
Material Application
Metal | Material & Texture
Wood | Material & Texture
Composite material | Material & Texture
Glass | Material & Texture
Stone | Material & Texture
Concrete | Material & Texture
Brick | Material & Texture
Ceramic | Material & Texture
Coating| Material & Texture
Other

Introduction

The book is about architectural material and texture. With specially selected worldwide outstanding architectural projects with excellent facade design, this book aims at showing readers how to use different kinds of materials and what kind of texture will different materials present. Focusing on the analysis of design inspirations, material choosing and texture building, the book showcases different characteristics of different projects. Through the book, we try to express a concept that, architecture design is not only about design, but a spirit that can change the impression of a city, even a country.