Snap - August/September 2011 - (Page 7)
11 | in brief Controversial fire codes; cross-industrial partnerships. 197 | trade show news Reviews of the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show and Lightfair International and a preview of the American Society of Landscape Architects Expo.
18 | sustainable skins A look at facades that shade, display, and generate — plus what’s next.
24 | exterior lighting 27 | roofing 28 | sun-control devices
9 | editor’s letter 14 | product roundup 20 | case study: education The products behind a sustainable high school by Studio E Architects. 23 | profile Architect Jean Carroon, with Boston-based Goody Clancy, talks preservation and sustainability.
31 | landscape 33 | entrances
52 | masdar institute How passive strategies helped Foster + Partners reduce energy loads at this Abu Dhabi mixed-use development. 66 | live & learn: ceu courses
39 | green product roundup
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Clockwise from top: Foscarini’s Behive Lamp, designed by Werner Aisslinger; the Homeostatic Facade System, a prototype in development by the New York City studio Decker Yeadon; the Ink Collection of wallcoverings designed by Abbott Miller for Knoll Textiles.
43 | Windows 47 | Walls & Wallcoverings 64 | enr cost reports 65 | regional focus: southeast A look at spec rates for storm drains, hurricane-proof glass, and more. 200 | partners in design The writing is on the wall in a new collaboration melding organic design with digital technologies.
photo credit: COURTESY DECKER YEADON LLC (FAR RIGHT)
photographer, “A History Lesson with Jean Carroon” Jared Leeds is an editorial and commercial photographer focusing mainly on environmental portraits and travel. His work is included in a number of private collections, including that of the Boston Public Library. Leeds is based in Boston and lives with his fiancée Tess Jenkins, an interior designer.
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writer, “A New Era” Allison Craig has been writing about architectural products and projects for more than 20 years. “I think I’ve fallen in love with every architect I’ve ever interviewed,” says Craig. “I am endlessly fascinated with the design process.” Craig earned a B.A. from Vassar College and resides happily in Woodstock, New York.
allison craig p. 24
L.A. He regularly contributes to GreenSource and Architectural Record, among other publications. He holds a B.S. in Architectural Engineering from Kansas State Univ. and an M.Arch. from UCLA. His forthcoming book from Images Publishing is titled Active Envelopes.
russell fortmeyer Russell Fortmeyer is a sustainability consultant and journalist in p. 28
writer, “Sunblock for Buildings”
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Snap - August/September 2011
Snap - August/September 2011
Case Study: Education
Green Product Roundup
Walls & Wallcoverings
ENR Cost Reports
Regional Focus: Southeast
Live & Learn: Ceu Courses
Trade Show News
Partners in Design
Snap - August/September 2011