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Rethinking the skyscraper : the complete architecture of Ken Yeang

Author: Robert Powell; Ken Yeang
Publisher: London : Thames & Hudson, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An examination of the ideas of architect Ken Yeang, who has changed our perception of the high-rise. Yeang's towers use vegetation as a crucial component of the facade and interior, and have public  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Beispielsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Ken Yeang; Ken Yeang; Ken Yeang; Ken Yeang
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Powell; Ken Yeang
ISBN: 0500281556 9780500281550
OCLC Number: 42274010
Notes: Simultaneously published by Whitney Library of Design, New York.
Description: 208 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents: High aspirations; focus on towers; globalizing the discourse; refining typologies; research by design; urban investigations; thinking vertically.
Other Titles: Complete architecture of Ken Yeang
Responsibility: Robert Powell.

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