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UPCOMING DESIGN EVENTS CALENDAR .
THREE GREAT BOOKS TO ADD TO YOUR REFERENCE LIBRARY/
To order these books, visit the ASID Book Center at www.asid.org/bookcenter.
Dwell on Design
ASID@NeoCon June 11 – 13 Hotel Allegro, Chicago www.asidatneocon.com NeoCon World’s Trade Fair June 11 – 13 The Merchandise Mart, Chicago www.neocon.com Dwell on Design June 22 – 24 Los Angeles Convention Center www.dwellondesign.com CEDIA Expo Sept. 5 – 8 Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis www.cedia.net/expo HD Boutique Sept. 11 – 12 Miami Beach Convention Center www.hdboutique.com IIDEX / NeoCon Canada Sept. 20 – 21 Direct Energy Centre, Toronto www.iidexneocon.com Healthcare Facilities Symposium & Expo Oct. 2 – 4 Navy Pier, Chicago www.hcarefacilities.com High Point Fall Furniture Market Oct. 13 – 18 High Point, NC www.highpointmarket.org
For more information, visit the Events section of www.asid.org.
Designing Inclusive Environments
Edward Steinfeld and Jordana Maisel
2ND EDITION Susan J. Slotkis
Universal Design: Creating Inclusive Environments Edward Steinfeld & Jordana Maisel Wiley, $75 _ Universal Design introduces designers to the principles and practice of designing for all people. From the foundations of accessibility and aging to the practice of designing interiors and products, to the theory behind large-scale housing and transportation systems, all aspects of this growing ﬁeld are explored. Covering best practice examples that demonstrate the value of universal design, this new publication is sure to be constantly at the ﬁngertips of all types of designers.
Foundations of Interior Design, 2nd Ed. Susan J. Slotkis, Allied ASID Fairchild, $105 _ Foundations of Interior Design is a comprehensive introduction to the creative, technical and business knowledge required by the interior design profession. Encompassing color theory, design history, architectural elements, ﬁnishes, forecasting and business basics, it also includes a CD-ROM designed to help apply theory to practice. This updated edition addresses contemporary concerns such as sustainability, universal design and adaptive reuse, and is richly illustrated with images that reﬂect current trends in products and interiors.
Design & Intuition: Structures, Interiors and the Mind C. Lewis Kausel WIT Press, $214 _ This book is a gateway to understanding the transformations that result from the interplay between design and culture. Of interest to designers, researchers and anyone who appreciates unforgettable design, Design & Intuition provides and analyzes interesting ﬁndings about the mind and how it transforms design. As the book unfolds, a cultural phenomenon emerges as architectural evocations in other crafts reﬂect that the public has its own dialogue with design, often worthy of being analyzed.
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NCIDQ EXAM DATES & APPLICATION DEADLINES
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June 1, 2012 Application Deadline for the Fall 2012 Examination (for ﬁrst-time applicants only) June 19 – July 24, 2012 Registration period for Fall 2012 Examination Sept. 28 – 29, 2012 Fall 2012 NCIDQ Examination December 1, 2012 Application Deadline for the Spring 2013 Examination (for ﬁrst-time applicants only) *All supporting documents must be received by this date.
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