Synopses & Reviews
Gensler is the world's largest architectural firm in the areas of educational and governmental building. Part of the Gensler Monograph series, Design for Education is a compelling overview of modern learning environments-from primary schools to universities. Introduced by Andrew Blum, a contributing editor at Urban Omnibus, the book focuses on education's need for facilities that not only support learning but also accommodate growth and change. Case studies of seventeen projects document how Gensler works with education clients to explore a range of issues and arrive at innovative design solutions.
Bestselling author and famed makeup artist Bobbi Brown's Beauty Rules is the definitive beauty bible for teens and twenty-somethings. Now available in paperback—with a fresh cover and lower price—the book is more appealing than ever to teens and their moms. Emphasizing natural beauty, Bobbi shares age-appropriate makeup tips, style secrets, self-esteem boosters, and techniques for perfecting the prettiest hair, eyes, lips, and nails. With hundreds of photographs of real girls and dozens of inspiring makeovers, Beauty Rules remains the go-to guide for all girls.
About the Author
Bobbi Brown is the founder of Bobbi Brown Cosmetics and Bobbi Brown Eyewear, and her products are sold in more than 1,000 stores worldwide. She lives in New Jersey.
Rebecca Paley is a Brooklyn-based author.