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Shaping Interior Space, Second Edition

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- Diagrams and descriptions of variations within building types highlights the importance of understanding the specific personalities of clients and projects - New section on written concepts addresses the use of "character concepts" - Improved illustrations and actual floor plans serve as examples of concepts - Additional coverage and illustrations on People in Buildings include specific examples of "the building experience" - New discussion of surfaces and objects--how to conceive, shape and articulate them - New section on how resolution moves from the large to the small - New section on the role of detailing to establish character at the smaller scales of a design - Instructor's Guide provides a recommended schedule and suggestions for using the text as a teaching tool in a studio class.

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Shaping Interior Space, 2nd Edition, emphasizes the impact that designers make through their spatial compositions and design manipulations. Intended for intermediate and advanced students focusing on commercial design, the text covers strategies for creating interior environments that work as a total system to enhance the experience of users. It places the emphasis on design virtues other than function and beauty to more fully address the designers role in providing appropriate amounts of order, enrichment, and expression.

Table of Contents

General Principles
Mastering Interior Design
People in Buildings
Interior Place and Its Components
The Basics of Space
Establishing the Design
Understanding
Ideation
Developing the Design
Order
Enrichment
Expression
Completing the Design
Resolution
Modifiers of Interior Space

Product Details

ISBN:
9781563675188
Publisher:
Fairchild Books & Visuals
Subject:
Interior Design - General
Author:
Rengel, Roberto J.
Subject:
Interior decoration
Subject:
Space (Architecture)
Subject:
Interior Design
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20070831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
10.98 x 8.52 x 0.8 in 1 lb

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » General
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Style and Design
Engineering » Home Construction » Interior Design
Home and Garden » Interior Design » General
Home and Garden » Interior Design » Professional
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Shaping Interior Space, 2nd Edition, emphasizes the impact that designers make through their spatial compositions and design manipulations. Intended for intermediate and advanced students focusing on commercial design, the text covers strategies for creating interior environments that work as a total system to enhance the experience of users. It places the emphasis on design virtues other than function and beauty to more fully address the designers role in providing appropriate amounts of order, enrichment, and expression.
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