This publication brings together the highlights from DETAIL on the subject of housing. An extensive series of successful case studies provides an insight into the variety of forms of housing, and besides providing a theoretical foundation for the subject, offers above all inspiration, and not least a great deal of constructive solutions.
Theory + knowledge 008 How Do We Want to Live in the Future? 012 Community Housing- Past and Present 016 Potentials for Housing- A Survey of the Housing Market in Munich 019 Spaces with Particular Qualities- Swiss Housing 022 Environmentally Sustainable Housing: Sandards and Innovations 029 Improving the Energy Perfomance of European Housing Stock 033 Wood-Panel Facades – Eco-Refurbishment of Multi-Storey Buildings 037 The Balcony Is Dead. Long Live the Loggia? New Facades in Housing 041 Architecture Between Local Solutions and Global Civilizations
In practice 046 Student Halls of Residence in Copenhagen 056 Housing for a Housing Cooperative in Berlin 068 Housing Blocks 1 and 2 in Groningen
Case studies 082 Apartment Towers in Antwerp 088 High-Rise Housing in Bangkok 093 Townhouse in Munich 098 Apartment Building in Munich 100 Flats in London 104 Hall Houses in Winterthur 108 Multy-Family House in Zurich 112 Apartment Building in Hamburg 116 Apartment Building in Berlin 120 Apartment Blocks in London 124 Housing and Commercial Development in Basel 130 Housing and Commercial Development in Neu-Ulm 136 Apartment, Retail and Office Building in Baden
Pages: 200 (illustrations and color photos) Format: 21 x 29.7 cm Language: German/English ISBN: 978-3-920034-61-4