The Global Interior

The Global Interior


  • Author: Megan Black
  • Release Date : 2018-10-01
  • Genre: United States
  • File Size: 49269435 Bytes


Megan Black argues that the U.S. Department of the Interior, known for managing domestic natural resources and operating public parks, constantly supports and projects American power abroad. In the guise of sharing expertise globally, Interior has helped the U.S. maintain key benefits of empire without the burden of playing the imperialist villain....

The Weight of Night
Score: 4.5
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The Weight of Night


  • Author: Christine Carbo
  • Release Date : 2017-06-06
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 6093263 Bytes


On most days, the wilderness gave me peace. But not tonight.In a land sculpted by glaciers, the forest is on fire. Thick smoke chokes the mountain air and casts an apocalyptic glow over the imposing peaks and vistas of Montana’s Glacier National Park. When firefighters are called in to dig firebreaks near the small town bordering the park, a crew member is shocked to unearth a shallow grave containing human remains.Park Police Officer Monty Harris is summoned to the site to conduct an excavation. But with an incendiary monster threatening to consume the town, Monty seeks help from Gretchen Larson, the county’s lead crime scene investigator.While the two work frantically to determine the true identity of the victim, a teenager suddenly disappears ...

The Global Interior

The Global Interior


  • Author : Megan Black
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-10-01
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780674989603


The Global Interior Book Description :

Megan Black argues that the U.S. Department of the Interior, known for managing domestic natural resources and operating public parks, constantly supports and projects American power abroad. In the guise of sharing expertise globally, Interior has helped the U.S. maintain key benefits of empire without the burden of playing the imperialist villain....

Interior Design

Interior Design


  • Author : Roderick Adams
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-07-24
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780429649271


Interior Design Book Description :

As the globe shrinks and the concept of distance diminishes, this text challenges the current status quo by identifying the cohesions and specialisations of design communities across the continents. It sets out an international spatial design landscape, identifying and contouring global design practice and design hotspots from a range of case studies, interviews and design practice perspectives. Using a range of interior environments, the chapters link the origins, trends and perceptions of the interior to create new insight into trans-global design. The book expands, but also coheres the interior design discipline to ensure the subject continues to grow, develop and influence the inhabitations of the world. The book features a wealth of pedagogical ...

Professional Practice for Interior Design in the Global Marketplace

Professional Practice for Interior Design in the Global Marketplace


  • Author : Susan M. Winchip
  • Publisher : Fairchild Books
  • Release Date : 2012-06-13
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1609011384


Professional Practice for Interior Design in the Global Marketplace Book Description :

The interior designers of tomorrow require a professional practice text that is contemporary and innovative enough to prepare them for the rapidly evolving landscape of the 21st century workplace. Professional Practice for Interior Designers in the Global Marketplace arms students of the Millennial Generation with the know-how they'll need to launch and evolve their careers. It emphasizes the essential skills and knowledge required to work in a firm as an entry-level designer, while providing an overview of what is involved in starting, owning, and operating an interior design business. Although rooted in fundamentals, the book incorporates up-to-the-minute developments including globalization, changing demographics, the rise of networking technologi...

Nomad
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Nomad


  • Author : Sibella Court
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2012-08-17
  • Genre: House & Home
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452120188


Nomad Book Description :

In this deluxe cloth-covered style guide, celebrated designer Sibella Court travels the world in search of eclectic inspiration. She explores far-flung destinations and captures the essence of each in small details, exotic color palettes, exquisite textures, and traditional crafts. Along the way, she shows readers how to incorporate these elements into interiors and how to replicate the ideas in their own spaces. Overflowing with imaginative ideas from across the globe with breathtaking photos of each destination accompanied by examples of gorgeous real-life interiors, plus tips for applying the looks at home Nomad promises to serve as the ultimate lookbook for designers and wanderers the world over....

Travel Home

Travel Home


  • Author : Caitlin Flemming
  • Publisher : Abrams
  • Release Date : 2019-09-24
  • Genre: House & Home
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781683356493


Travel Home Book Description :

Travel through 20 sophisticated homes of designers deeply influenced by their international adventures abroad A road map for bringing far-flung design ideas back home, Travel Home shows us how to curate interiors that reflect our favorite places and experiences in ways that are beautiful and authentic. Touring the homes of leaders in global design who share a deep affection for travel, the book explores interiors with influences as widespread as Marrakesh, Paris, Cuba, Tokyo, Portugal, and beyond. Vivid photography is supplemented with insightful essays, interviews, and hardworking tips for cultivating your own global home. For globetrotters and armchair travelers alike, Travel Home showcases the interplay between travel and design, revealing how we ...

Wonderwall Case Studies

Wonderwall Case Studies


  • Author : Winkreative
  • Publisher : Gestalten
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: Interior decoration
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 389955647X


Wonderwall Case Studies Book Description :

Masamichi Katayama's Wonderwall studio combines a truly Asian approach to retail with a global outlook that has resulted in worldwide success and influence. Wonderwall's East meets West approach to retail design has produced influential successes like UNIQLO, the Diesel flagship store, and the futuristic innards of Intersect by Lexus. The design house is based in Tokyo, with a scope and inspiration unbound by geographic borders. The bold unconstrained approach brings conventional visual branding into question and infuses new life into existing concepts. A colorful Asian take on retail design and Katayama's admitted obsession with cuboid forms blend to successfully form design spaces that visually display branding. Wonderwall Case Studies gathers thes...

Human Dimension and Interior Space

Human Dimension and Interior Space


  • Author : Julius Panero
  • Publisher : Watson-Guptill
  • Release Date : 2014-01-21
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780770434601


Human Dimension and Interior Space Book Description :

The study of human body measurements on a comparative basis is known as anthropometrics. Its applicability to the design process is seen in the physical fit, or interface, between the human body and the various components of interior space. Human Dimension and Interior Space is the first major anthropometrically based reference book of design standards for use by all those involved with the physical planning and detailing of interiors, including interior designers, architects, furniture designers, builders, industrial designers, and students of design. The use of anthropometric data, although no substitute for good design or sound professional judgment should be viewed as one of the many tools required in the design process. This comprehensive overvi...

The Interior Architecture Theory Reader

The Interior Architecture Theory Reader


  • Author : Gregory Marinic
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-01-17
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317434993


The Interior Architecture Theory Reader Book Description :

The Interior Architecture Theory Reader presents a global compilation that collectively and specifically defines interior architecture. Diverse views and comparative resources for interior architecture students, educators, scholars, and practitioners are needed to develop a proper canon for this young discipline. As a theoretical survey of interior architecture, the book examines theory, history, and production to embrace a full range of interior identities in architecture, interior design, digital fabrication, and spatial installation. Authored by leading educators, theorists, and practitioners, fifty chapters refine and expand the discourse surrounding interior architecture....

In the World Interior of Capital

In the World Interior of Capital


  • Author : Peter Sloterdijk
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-10-16
  • Genre: Philosophy
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780745694733


In the World Interior of Capital Book Description :

Displaying the distinctive combination of narration and philosophy for which he is well known, this new book by Peter Sloterdijk develops a radically new account of globalization at the beginning of the twenty-first century. The author takes seriously the historical and philosophical consequences of the notion of the earth as a globe, arriving at the thesis that what is praised or decried as globalization is actually the end phase in a process that began with the first circumnavigation of the earth Ð and that one can already discern elements of a new era beyond globalization. In the end phase of globalization, the world system completed its development and, as a capitalist system, came to determine all conditions of life. Sloterdijk takes the Crysta...