Material Innovation Book

Architecture

architecture_coverMaterial Innovation Book : Architecture 

This volume on architecture features carefully selected buildings that showcase the innovative use of a particular material. The book focuses on specific categories of materials and features an extensive range of projects, from the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision to the Ordos Art and City Museum in Mongolia. Seven specially commisioned “visual nattarives” by such architects as Zaha Hadid are also included.

  • 43 CHF

Product Design

product_coverMaterial Innovation Book: Product design

This volume features carefully selected products that showcase the innovative use of a particular material, focusing on specific categories of products – grown materials, surface fortification, advanced composites, additive manufacturing media, recycled materials and the integration of electricity. The coverage of the projects is extensive, from medical equipment to clothing, with materials ranging from hemp and kelp to titanium and biocomposite glass fibres. Six specially commisioned “visual nattarives” by expert in the filed are included. The extensive illustrated materials directory contains detailed information on almost 100 materials.

  • 43 CHF

Packaging Design

packaging-designMaterial Innovation Book: Packaging design

This volume, the third in the series, features carefully selected packaging products that showcase the innovative use of a particular material. the book focuses on specific categories of pacjaging – sustainable packaging, functional forms, dispensing system, advanced protection, interactive and mass craft. the coverage of the projects is extensive, from “plantable” packaging that can be buried in soil, later to emerge as a plant, to bottle labels that react to music and bespoke, collectible jars of Marmite XO. Seven specially commisioned “visual nattarives” by expert in the filed are included. The extensive illustrated materials directory contains detailed information on over 100 materials.

  • 43 CHF

 

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