\"This book provides an in-depth analysis of a selection ofthirty building types: looking closely at the property\'sbackground, the transformation of the motivation, thetransformation strategy, as well as the problemsencountered in the transformation. The pages within arefilled with practical insights, including information onthe latest features of contemporary renovations andadaptations of older buildings (some up to 300 years old),including some previous designs by revered practitioners,such as Antoni Gaudí and Zaha Hadid. Internationallyrenowned architects discuss in detail about key problemsthey\'ve encountered when renovating an old building orconducting an urban renewal project, and provide readerswith helpful outlines of a range of projects, what to lookout for, and useful, practical approaches in eachscenario\"--Back cover.
|Call No.||:||TH3401 .L68 2019|
|Author||:||Louw, Michael, 1974- author.|
|Page||:||287 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits, plans ; 30 cm|