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Title Yellowred : on reused architecture / edited by Martin Boesch, Laura Lupini, Joao Machado
Edition Second edition
Published Mendrisio : Mendrisio Academy Press ; Cinisello Balsamo, Milano : Silvana editoriale, 2019

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 WATERFT ART&ARCH  720.286 Boe/Yor 2019  DUE 02-01-20
Description 176 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm
Summary Yellowred is a publication that concerns architecture projects, built on preexisting architecture, converting, reusing, extending, downsizing or refurbishing it. Its main goal is to illustrate how buildings, in their inevitable transformation process, can be re-used. This publication collects a number of projects that show a capacity to rediscover in the existing building hidden potentialities, transforming them in opportunities for the reused building. Yellowred talks about the strategies, themes, ideas and advantages of extending the lifespan of an existing structure, which has become a widely diffused practice due to today's global commitment for what concerns sustainability. On the other hand Yellowred looks at examples from the past, showing that reusing existing buildings has Always been part of architects' concerns, for economic, social or cultural reasons
Contents Editorial -- Selected projects -- Alvaro Siza -- Sergison Bates architects -- Jose Ignacio Linazasoro -- 51N4E -- Druot, Lacaton & Vassal -- Caruso St John architects -- Diener & Diener Architekten -- Miller & Maranta -- OMA - Office for Metropolitan Architecture -- Notable Archives -- Wunderkammer
Subject Buildings -- Remodeling for other use.
Architecture, Modern -- History -- 21st century.
Genre/Form History.
Author Boesch, Martin, editor
Machado, Joao, editor
Lupini, Laura, editor
ISBN 9788836636211
8836636217