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Author Brower, Cara.

Title Experimental eco->design : architecture, fashion, product / Cara Brower, Rachel Mallory, Zachary Ohlman.

Imprint Mies, Switerland : Rotovision, c2009.

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    745.5 BRO    Available
Description 176 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : Where we begin ; Looks good, feels good, is good? / Edwin Datschefski -- 01. Transforming materials : A new frame of mind / Peter Danko ; Paper architecture ; Cardboard seating ; Disposable tableware ; Recycled fabric ; Recyclable plastic ; Cafe tables and tableware ; Lifestyle products ; Bamboo furniture ; Molded sugar ; Recycled stationery ; Reappropriated clothing and furniture ; Plastic outdoor furniture ; Bamboo furniture ; Tactile textiles -- 02. Efficiency by design : Creative communities / Ezio Manzini ; Modular hotel ; Mobile architecture ; Conceptual furniture ; Interlocking shapes ; Self-assembly seating ; Transportable chair ; Flat-pack furniture ; Temporary housing ; Collapsible stool ; Energy-saving lighting ; Flat-pack furniture ; Custom speakers ; Vacuum-housing chair ; Ottoman footstools ; Compactible objects ; Bent-plywood furniture ; Modular housing ; Prefabricated buildings -- 03. Imaginative reuse : Designing time / Ed Van Hinte ; Reclaimed-wood furniture ; Reclaimed-fabric quilts ; Recycled fashion ; Recycled-rubber soles ; Reconstructed garments ; Found-object chandeliers ; Recycled bags ; Reappropriated objects ; Reclaimed-materials apparel ; Tree stool -- 04. Social sensibility : Less is more for many more / Jan Dranger ; Sustainable snowboards ; Raw-wood tables ; Organic tables ; Adaptable mobile homes ; Alternative energy ; Ethical process and practice ; Urban park ; Architecture modeled on nature ; Wallpaper ; Bioluminescent lighting ; Bathing system ; Decorative plastic furniture ; Inflatable furniture.
Summary This book highlights new ways of thinking about sustainable design, while showcasing innovative product. It is a collection of outstanding, innovative product, graphic, fashion, and environment designs.
Subject Design -- Environmental aspects.
Commercial products -- Environmental aspects.
Added Author Mallory, Rachel.
Ohlman, Zachary.
ISBN 2888930609 : $21.95
9782888930600 : $21.95

 
    
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