Publisher: Die Gestalten Verlag. Author: Susan Braeuer Dam. ISBN: 9783967040012. Format: Hardcover, 240 x 300 mm, p304.
The venerable brick is one of the oldest and most sustainable building materials in the world. It is simple yet versatile, modest yet resilient, global in usage yet local in appearance. This title showcases the best examples of modern brick applications, with a focus on residential buildings and interiors. These forward-looking projects from around the globe push the boundaries of brick architecture and design. Recently, young architects have been rediscovering the circular use of brick and embraced its warm, aesthetic appeal to design some of the most exciting buildings of the day. Brick by Brick reveals how traditional forms are revitalised and made contemporary, and how this LEGO block of human civilisation can help build our future.