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Wirtz International, the master landscape architecture firm, originated in 1950 when Jacques Wirtz founded his practice in Schoten, Belgium. The company has since become a thriving family business, with Wirtz s two sons, Martin and Peter, joining the firm, which now employs 11 people. Gardens in Belgium and all its neighboring countries, plus Italy, Switzerland and the United States, are currently underway; past work has been undertaken in Japan, Spain and Portugal. The company s private projects …
Amazon / Marco Valdivia
Price: 200.00 $

Contemporary interiors of various types correspond to Geert Pattyn s natural habitat. He has international fame as the decorator of rooms or spaces intended to be the centre of celebrating, meeting or exhibiting. He is unique in presenting his creations in a perfect harmony with the architectural environment, in a way that seems to be free of any effort. Every page in this book is testimony to his ability to integrate his creations into the interior design of a space. Geert endeavors to imagine the …
Amazon / Stichting Kunstboak (Acc)
Price: 175.00 $

The Japanese have an innate sense of style in the arts, architecture, interior design and especially in their attitude to flowers and plants within the home. Until now, in the West we haven t explored ikebana, the ancient art of arranging plant material, in any great depth. With the trend towards pared-down, simple rooms, now is the time to discover how its sculptural style can complement contemporary interiors. Ikebana is much more than simply flower arranging. Over the centuries, Japanese masters …
Amazon / Conran Octopus Ltd
Price: 170.38 $

Photorealistic rendering strives to generate images from computer modeled scenes with an image quality as close to real life as possible. A major issue in rendering is simulation of local and global light reflection in a scene. Both ray tracing and radiosity algorithms capture only some of the possible light reflection phenomena. Recently developed two-pass algorithms combine the ray tracing and radiosity approaches and are able to capture the whole range of light reflection. This book is a collection …
Amazon / Springer
Price: 164.28 $

This wonderful photographic guide caters to the gardener and nature-lover alike by showcasing a variety of stunning flowers and foliage that have been uniquely categorized by both color and season. Discover how to use the range of tones in flowers to create different moods just as an interior designer would, and find out how to use new flowers to mirror fashion trends as colors come and go with each passing season. Ten specially commissioned designs are provided, including ideas for wreaths, garlands, …
Amazon / Brand: Conran
Price: 113.70 $

In the North African land of Morocco, every dar-dwelling, religious institution, or commercial building is organized around an interior, walled courtyard that provides privacy from the bustle of urban streets and an outdoor space for social interaction and tranquil meditation. Over the course of centuries, ornamental schemes have evolved to incorporate not only native plant life but also intricate water features and patterned tile work known as zellij, all of central significance to the Moroccan …
Amazon / The Monacelli Press
Price: 111.28 $

This innovative new series documents, through the use of stunning color photographs, 100 of the very best designs and projects relating to a specific room or feature. Each title displays a variety of different interior design and architectural styles, ensuring that every reader finds inspiration to utilize in his or her own home. The 100 Best Swimming Pools showcases a compilation of the most beautiful and inspirational swimming pools from the past ten years. Wim Pauwels, founder and managing director …
Amazon / Brand: Beta-Plus (Acc)
Price: 98.51 $

Gardeners in the Interior West and Great Plains face a daunting challenge: a harsh, semi-arid climate of scorching summers and brutally cold winters. These climatic extremes rule out many standard garden plants that thrive in areas with greater rainfall and more moderate temperatures. Yet there is a wide variety of native plants that are not only beautiful but provide highly satisfactory choices for the western garden. In this comprehensive volume, Robert Nold describes the best picks among perennials …
Amazon / Brand: Timber Press
Price: 77.69 $

Born out of the heritage of structures first imagined by and constructed for the British aristocracy, the contemporary conservatory represents the ultimate in traditional elegance married to informal comfort. With or without plants and flowers, they come in every conceivable size and shape-square, oblong, octagonal, or whatever your pleasure. The conservatory adds a treasured space to any home and makes a strong statement of individual style. The conservatories surveyed here play a rich architectural …
Amazon / UNIVERSE
Price: 72.60 $

This beautiful planner is printed on high quality interior stock with a beautiful floral cover. Each daily spread (January through December 2018) contains an overview of daily, the month and a notes section. The cute daily spreads include space to write your daily schedule as well as a to-do list. …

Adding a porch to a house is a unique home-improvement project. The porch provides additional  living space that is both partly indoors and partly outdoors, and it serves as a transition between the outdoors and a home s interior. Ultimate Guide: Porches leads homeowners through the entire process of adding a porch to their homes--from design to construction to finishing. Starting with descriptions of the different types of porches, Ultimate Guide: Porches takes the reader through the entire …
Amazon / Creative Homeowner
Price: 67.33 $

Nancy Lancaster, who was born in 1897 into a wealthy Virginian family, became one of the greatest influences on interior decoration and garden design in Great Britain and America in the second half of the 20th century. She created what is known today as the English Country House Style – a mixture of faded colors, chintzes and painted and antique furniture. In the garden, she worked in a formal yet romantic neo-Georgian style, which is still a strong spirit in British garden design. This book examines …
Amazon / Frances Lincoln
Price: 65.11 $

Recent U.S. Census Bureau information shows that the southwest holds incredible gravitational pull for a great number of Americans, more and more of whom are moving to live among the deserts, plateaus, distinctive mountains, and glorious red and orange sunsets that only the west can provide. Americans have been hungering for the wide-open skies of the west since the early days of this country and out of their continuing migration has sprung Santa Fe, which continues to grow in importance, in meaning, …
Amazon / Rizzoli
Price: 64.61 $

Plate tectonics has significantly broadened our view of the dynamics of continental evolution, involving both the processes currently active at the surface and those extending deep into the interior of the Earth. Seismic anisotropy provides some of the most diagnostic evidence for mapping past and present deformation of the entire crustmantle system. This volume contains papers presented originally at an international workshop at the Chateau of Trest in the Czech Republic in 1996. This workshop brought …
Amazon / Birkhäuser
Price: 63.95 $

Sheds aren t just for storage anymore. With a little bit of thought and work, your shed can become a guest cottage, a recording studio, a writer s getaway and even a small business location. With more people staying in their current homes, the opportunity to add on beyond the scope of the existing house is more appealing than ever. The Versatile Shed offers basic how-to for building your own shed structure, along with recommendations for electrical and comfort needs. Also included are ideas for working …
Amazon / Betterway Books
Price: 62.94 $