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HOUSE RULES: AN ARCHITECT'S GUIDE TO MODERN LIFE

Written by Berke, Deborah
Publication Date: July 12, 2016
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications
Trim Size:
10.5in. × 10.1in. × 1in.
ISBN: 9780847848218
$45.00

About This Book

Drawing on examples of her own distinctive, humane modern design, celebrated architect Deborah Berke demonstrates how to create a serene haven for contemporary living. House Rules documents the beauty and relevance of Deborah Berke s vision by articulating eight guiding principles to achieve an enriching domestic space. Her rules range from how to design a meaningful sequence from indoors to out, to the need for abundant storage to live an uncluttered life. House Rules delves deep into Berke s working process and her thoughtful approach to design, showcasing more than fifty residences. An inspiring guide for home owners and those aspiring to build a house, House Rules also addresses such timely factors as environmental sustainability and innovative construction techniques. Drawing on these examples of her user-friendly contemporary designs, House Rules demonstrates how to craft a serene space for modern living. Photographs of compelling details richly illustrate her principles, underscoring both the poetry and practicality of her ideas."

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