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BOOK
Author Juracek, Judy A.
Title Surfaces : visual research for artists, architects, and designers / Judy A. Juracek.
Imprint New York : W.W. Norton, [1996]
©1996
Edition First edition.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN FOLIO  TA418.7 .J87 1996    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN FOLIO  TA418.7 .J87 1996    AVAILABLE  
Subject Building materials -- Surfaces.
Description 336 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Edition First edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-325) and index.
Note "CD-ROM contains screen resolution TIFF files for all of the images in the book with the exception of seven photographs in the Glass section, rights to which do not belong to the author" --p. 336.
Contents Wood -- Marble -- Stone -- Brick -- Plaster, concrete, aggregates -- Glass -- Metal -- Tile -- Working papers.
Summary Each section offers general views of the material, a gallery of commonly used or manufactured samples, and hundreds of specimens showing types and finishes in architectural settings. Captions provide information about the physical properties, dimensions, construction techniques, specific varieties of the material, and types and styles of treatments. Interviews with eight design professionals provide practical advice on how they approach visual research, and a comprehensive glossary of visual and technical terms offers a vocabulary for professional communication. --from publisher description
ISBN 0393730077
9780393730074
OCLC # 34675684