This book is a display of what can be achieved with today’s wealth of innovative materials. A wide variety of materials that, for example, can reduce a project’s environmental impact or which make it more affordable or more versatile. Clearly divided into different categories, the information provided offers architects and designers alike an essential tool for attaining the results that best suit their clients’ needs and requirements. Full color photographs and texts that provide detailed explanations regarding the properties of each material will serve as inspiration to professional architects in search of new ideas to enrich their work.
Wood and plant products. Concrete and agglomerates. Ceramics. Metals. Glass. Plastics. Textiles. Light. Index of companies and designers. Index of products and projects.