Invisible architecture / Atelier ten.

by Atelier Ten (Firm) [author.]Looking glass.

Publisher: London, England ; Laurence King, 2015.Description: 230 pages : illustrations (colour), plans ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9781780676869; 1780676867.Subject(s): Atelier Ten (Firm)Looking glass | Architectural firms -- England -- London -- CatalogsLooking glass | Buildings -- Environmental engineeringLooking glass | Architecture -- Environmental aspectsLooking glass | Sustainable buildings -- Design and constructionLooking glass | Environmental engineeringLooking glass | Sustainable engineeringLooking glass
Contents:
A brief history -- Beginnings -- Foreword -- Anthills to labyrinths -- Low carbon -- Learning -- The Yale years -- Tools -- Laboratories -- Baltic Centre of Contemporary Art -- Earth centre -- Federation Square -- Kroon Hall -- Kohler Environmental Center -- Timeline -- Gardens by the Bay -- Modelling Gardens by the Bay -- WWF-UK Living Planet Centre -- Pavilions -- Towers -- Benchmarking -- Homes -- Systems -- Lighting -- Culture -- Masterplanning -- Offices.
Note: Includes index. Summary: Atelier Ten is an international engineering practice based in London but with offices all over the world. Founded in 1990 they specialise in sustainable design and have worked on a number of major projects alongside such architects as Grimshaw, Michael Hopkins, Wilkinson Eyre and Robert Stern. Amongst their most famous projects are Gardens by the Bay in Singapore, Tour Carpe Diem in France, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and Federation Square in Melbourne. This book gives a detailed overview of the practice through a series of highly illustrated, thematic essays and covers all their major works since their foundation. It will appeal to engineers and architects alike.
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Atelier Ten is an international engineering practice based in London but with offices all over the world. Founded in 1990 they specialise in sustainable design and have worked on a number of major projects alongside such architects as Grimshaw, Michael Hopkins, Wilkinson Eyre and Robert Stern. Amongst their most famous projects are Gardens by the Bay in Singapore, Tour Carpe Diem in France, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and Federation Square in Melbourne. This book gives a detailed overview of the practice through a series of highly illustrated, thematic essays and covers all their major works since their foundation. It will appeal to engineers and architects alike.

Includes index.

A brief history -- Beginnings -- Foreword -- Anthills to labyrinths -- Low carbon -- Learning -- The Yale years -- Tools -- Laboratories -- Baltic Centre of Contemporary Art -- Earth centre -- Federation Square -- Kroon Hall -- Kohler Environmental Center -- Timeline -- Gardens by the Bay -- Modelling Gardens by the Bay -- WWF-UK Living Planet Centre -- Pavilions -- Towers -- Benchmarking -- Homes -- Systems -- Lighting -- Culture -- Masterplanning -- Offices.

Atelier Ten is an international engineering practice based in London but with offices all over the world. Founded in 1990 they specialise in sustainable design and have worked on a number of major projects alongside such architects as Grimshaw, Michael Hopkins, Wilkinson Eyre and Robert Stern. Amongst their most famous projects are Gardens by the Bay in Singapore, Tour Carpe Diem in France, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and Federation Square in Melbourne. This book gives a detailed overview of the practice through a series of highly illustrated, thematic essays and covers all their major works since their foundation. It will appeal to engineers and architects alike.

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