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Author Meerwein, Gerhard.

Title Color : communication in architectural space / Meerwein, Rodeck, Mahnke ; [translation: Laura Bruce with Matthew Gaskins and Paul Cohen]
Edition First English edition
Published Basel ; Boston : Birkhauser Verlag, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (152 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Series Springerlink Architecture and Design
Springerlink Architecture and Design
Contents Humans: the focus of design -- The senses as instruments of communication -- Color: an environmental element -- Humans and color -- The design essentials of color -- Light and color -- Material and color -- Architectural aspects of space -- Communication: people, color, space -- The practice of color design -- Fields of design : Educational institutions ; Sports facilities ; Spa facilities ; Workplaces ; Therapeutic facilities ; Therapeutic facilities for long-term stays ; Retirement homes ; Hospices ; Children's hospices ; Restaurants ; Apartment houses -- Conclusion
Notes "Color: communication in architectural space is the revised edition of the German book Mensch-Farbe-Raum, which was first published in 1998."--Introduction, p. 9
"This book was also published in German: Farbe: Kommunikation im Raum"--T.p. verso
"Title of the original German language edition: Mensch, Farbe, Raum : Grundlagen der Farbgestaltung in Architektur, Innenarchitektur, Design und Planung"--T.p. verso
This electronic book is available on the WWW as part of Springerlink
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 148-150)
Notes Also available in print
Mode of access: WWW
System requirements: Internet access; Web browser; Adobe Acrobat Reader
In English, translated from German
In Springerlink
Subject Color in architecture.
Color in interior decoration.
Color -- Psychological aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Bruce, Laura, 1959-
Cohen, Paul.
Gaskins, Matthew D.
Mahnke, Frank H., 1947-
Rodeck, Bettina.
Rodeck, Bettina. Mensch, Farbe, Raum
ISBN 3764382864
Other Titles Mensch, Farbe, Raum. English