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Adaptive Reuse : Extending the Lives of Buildings (Paperback) (Liliane Wong)
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Building in existing fabric generates world-wide more than half of design commissions. This book gives an advanced student / young practitioners introduction to a creative segment: Adaptive Reuse – the adaptation of existing structure to accomodate new functions, users and contexts. Comprised are the cultural, design, planning down to the construction phases of adaptive reuse, extending beyond architecture also into interior design.