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The Contemporary House by Jonathan Bell

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Demand for space in cities the world over is higher than ever and new buildings must meet stringent energy saving requirements and negotiate a myriad planning regulations. But the best new urban architecture suggests invention and innovation are as critical as ever. The Contemporary House brings together seventy solutions, drawn from cities around the globe to explore the many ways in which architecture can enhance the experience of living in the city.

Organized geographically, The Contemporary House offers a fascinating insight into the sheer variety of contemporary approaches to urban design, from reinventions of longstanding vernacular forms like terraces and townhouses, through to the fastchanging suburbs and inner cities of modern Japan, where the short lifespan of family houses provides architects with a template for aesthetic and technical experimentation.

The book also provides an insight into the conditions that shape the architecture of some of the world's major cities, through recent history, signature styles, and current conditions on the ground. The Contemporary House is an essential guide to design in the modern city.

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-Hardcover
-352 pages

241mm L x 226mm W x 27mm H


Jonathan Bell


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Details

-Hardcover
-352 pages

Size (mm)

241mm L x 226mm W x 27mm H

Author


Jonathan Bell


Gift Wrapping

If you wish to have your item gift wrapped, we offer gift wrapping service >detail here

We are pleased to offer complimentary wrapping for all books with our beautiful signature wrapping paper.

Shipping

Orders will be dispatched within in 2-5 business days.

Free Local Home delivery
over $50 -within 5km (when stock is available)


Free Delivery over $150 Australia-Wide, otherwise we offer standard shipping starting at $5.50

Contactless Click & Collect

Available at our Collingwood Flagship / South Yarra Outpost / Paddington Outpost / Bondi Junction Outpost


If something is particularly heavy, bulky, we’ll note an extra surcharge on the product page.


Plants shipping :
We ship to VIC, ACT, NSW, QLD. Due to quarantine restrictions, we are not allowed to ship to SA,NT, TAS, WA or International. Usually dispatch on Monday or Tuesday to keep your plants happy. 

International Shipping

We offer international shipping on our products except plants. Please contact us for a shipping quote.


*Considering environmental sustainability, we ship your order with used recycled cardboard boxes as much as possible. If you would prefer a new box for your delivery, please let us know.