The work of Bernard Maybeck in northern California has influenced American architects for generations. His landmark buildings include the Palace of Fine Arts and First Church of Christ, Scientist. His emphasis on an open use of natural materials marks him as a pioneer in sustainable architecture, or qgreen design.q This book encompasses not only his most memorable works but also includes letters and drawings from the family archives never before seen by the general public.A total of 640 structures, including 584 homes, had been destroyed, and over 1, 000 students and one-fourth of the ... were left homeless.1 Among the structures destroyed were the home Maybeck had designed for himself and Annie onanbsp;...
|Author||:||Mark Anthony Wilson, Bernard R. Maybeck|
|Publisher||:||Gibbs Smith - 2011|