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The Future of Place - Mini Book

Moore Ruble Yudell

$25.00

The Future of Place is divided into four sections. The first showcases private residential projects, showing how they respond uniquely to the surrounding context, environment and inhabitant’s needs. The second section focuses on campus work, how it is evolving to fit the contemporary student’s needs, and the requirements of the urban context. The third section address civic structures–from embassies to parking structures–and how an effective design integrates the buildings’ highly specialized programming. Lastly, housing and master planning are showcased to depict humane and effective iterations of a high density program.

Specifications

SKU:
90270-1
Size: 
5 x 6
Pages: 
392pp
Binding: 
Trade Cloth
Publication date: 
Tuesday, October 18, 2012
ISBN: 
978-1-935935-39-1
Weight: 
1kg / 2.2lb
Rights world: 
Yes
Overview: 

The Future of Place is divided into four sections. The first section showcases private residential projects, and shows how they respond uniquely to the surrounding context, environment, and the inhabitant's needs. The second section focuses on campus work: how it is evolving to fir the contemporary student's needs, and the requirements of the urban context. The third section address civic structures -  from embassies to parking structures - and how an effective design integrates the buildings' highly specialized programming. Lastly, housing and master planning are showcased to depict humane, sustainable, and effective interactions of a high density program. Recent commissions featured in this comprehensive monograph include the US Embassies in Berlin, Santo Domingo, and Taipei, and the MIT Sloan School of Management.

About the author: 

Moore Ruble Yudell, in over thirty years of practice, has earned an international reputation for excellence in design based on an unwavering commitment to humanistic principles and thoughtful design for an extraordinary range of projects and places. Under the leadership of partners Buzz Yudell, FAIA, John Ruble, FAIA, and principals Neal Matsuno, AIA, LEED® AP, Jeanne Chen, AIA, Mario Violich, AIA, ASLA, Michael S. Martin, AIA, James Mary O’Connor, AIA, Krista Becker, AIA, LEED® AP, and Associate Principal Stanley Anderson, AIA, IIDA, Director of Interior Design, the firm has built a diverse portfolio of award-winning work that embraces the critical concerns of community, identity, and place. The desire to create meaningful, memorable, and sustainable places, inspired by climatic and cultural understandings, has guided the firm’s work at all scales from private residences and multi-family housing, to academic and civic buildings, to campus and community planning.