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By Susan Zevon

Outdoor structure exhibits how architects are remodeling outdoors areas into areas of habitation with the layout of courtyards, pool homes, terraces, porches, and roof gardens, in keeping with peoples wish to spend extra relaxation time outdoor. Lavish colour illustrations, architects drawings and illuminating textual content take the reader on a visible journey of those appealing areas. Depicted inside those pages are many examples created by means of architects for themselves: William Turnbull and Mary Griffins own residence within the Napa Valley the place the garden serves as a wide front room the terraces, pool pavilion and hammock room designed through Buzz Yudell for his domestic in southern California Walter Chathams ny urban roof backyard created with potted crops and reflecting pool to supply a play-ground for the familys teenagers and a delightful retreat for summer time eating inside of an incredible city a 127-foot bridge that rises to 14 toes off the woodland ground and runs via a home at the Olympic Peninsula designed via James Cutler a swimming pool in Florida designed via Hugh Newell Jacobsen that extends from the lounge to a pool apartment, and plenty of, many, extra. simply as within structure published the renaissance of architects designing interiors, outdoor structure illustrates the endless number of modern outside rooms being designed by means of best architects this day.

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