An essential resource for professionals seeking to understand how colorful buildings can animate their environment and help engage their users.
One of the most entrancing trends to emerge in contemporary design is the use of bold colors and patterns both inside and outside of buildings. Nineteen of the most exciting examples from around the world are illustrated in detail in this book, which focuses on the dramatic effect of color when used in facades, interior surfaces, and elements. Projects from renowned architects include Alsop Architects’ The Public in West Bromwich, Jean Nouvel’s Agbar Tower in Barcelona, and Richard Rogers’s Terminal 4 in Madrid.
A vital read for architects and architecture students, this is a key resource to understand how the world’s most innovative buildings are designed. The book features 350+ full-color photographs.