The visual dictionary of interior architecture and design

Michael Coates, Graeme Brooker, Sally Stone

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The Visual Dictionary of Interior Architecture and Design is a comprehensive guide to the numerous terms associated with, and used within, the fields of interior architecture and design. Over 250 terms are explained and contextualised, with concise definitions accompanied by illustrations and examples taken from traditional and contemporary interior architecture. The dictionary covers traditional terms still in current usage as well as modern terminology such as Hyper-reality and Sustainability. It also defines a wide variety of practical terms, such as Elevation, Installation, and Function, and conceptual terms including Constructivisim, Minimalism, and Formalism.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLausanne, Switzerland
Number of pages288
ISBN (Print)9782940373802
Publication statusPublished - 2008


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