This specific ISBN edition is currently not available.View all copies of this ISBN edition:
Written for everyone who dreams of building a house, Essence of Home provides a step-by-step look at the planning process. Author and architect Liesl Geiger presents seven elements that are crucial to the success and livability of residential structures: design origins, site and scale, language and style, openings and light, spheres of living, flow of space, and sustainability. Twenty of today's leading architects—Richard Gluckman, Deborah Berke, Ted Flato, Peggy Deamer, Turner Brooks, William McDonough, and others—offer practical advice and experience.
Geiger emphasizes the expectations and opportunities inherent in the architect-client relationship and presents a vocabulary with which clients can describe their preferences for lifestyle, space usage, and design. Case studies illustrate the principles of the design concepts, offering tangible and compelling examples of how a customized home is a remarkable opportunity for personal expression.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
\Liesl Geiger is a principal in Geiger Mason Architects, based in New York City, which specializes in residential and commercial designs. She has worked with many leading architecture firms, including Robert A.M. Stern Architects, Peter Gluck & Partners, Peter Marino Architect, and Turner Brooks Architect, and with the architectural glass designer James Carpenter.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Condition: Brand New. Brand New Original US Edition, Perfect Condition. Printed in English. Excellent Quality, Service and customer satisfaction guaranteed!. Seller Inventory # AIND-122981
Book Description Condition: New. New. US edition. Perfect condition. Customer satisfaction our priority. Seller Inventory # ABE-FEB-96495
Book Description Condition: Brand New. New. US edition. Customer Satisfaction guaranteed!!. Seller Inventory # SHUB96495
Book Description Condition: New. Brand New Original US Edition.We Ship to PO BOX Address also. EXPEDITED shipping option also available for faster delivery.This item may ship fro the US or other locations in India depending on your location and availability. Seller Inventory # AUSBNEW-122981
Book Description Condition: Brand New. New, US edition. Excellent Customer Service. Seller Inventory # ABEUSA-96495
Book Description Condition: New. Seller Inventory # UK10675
Book Description The Monacelli Press, 2007. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P111580931960
Book Description Monacelli Press, 2007. Hardcover. Condition: New. New, but a little shop soiled, including some scuffing to bottom of spine and edges of hardcover. Orders despatched on the same or next working day. Seller Inventory # mon0000026498
Book Description The Monacelli Press, 2007. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX1580931960
Book Description Random House. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 6634006