Color : communication in architectural space (eBook, 2007) []
skip to content
New coming soon
Color : communication in architectural space

Color : communication in architectural space

Author: Gerhard MeerweinBettina RodeckFrank H MahnkeLaura BruceMatthew D GaskinsAll authors
Publisher: Basel ; Boston : Birkhauser Verlag, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st English edView all editions and formats
A guide to user-oriented color concepts.
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Meerwein, Gerhard.
Basel ; Boston : Birkhauser Verlag, 2007
(DLC) 2007922820
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gerhard Meerwein; Bettina Rodeck; Frank H Mahnke; Laura Bruce; Matthew D Gaskins; Paul Cohen
ISBN: 9783764382865 3764382864 3764375965 9783764375966 9786611148157 6611148159
OCLC Number: 232363548
Language Note: In English, translated from German.
Notes: "Title of the original German language edition: Mensch, Farbe, Raum : Grundlagen der Farbgestaltung in Architektur, Innenarchitektur, Design und Planung"--Title page verso
"This book was also published in German: Farbe: Kommunikation im Raum"--Title page verso
"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
Description: 1 online resource (152 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
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 --
Other Titles: Mensch, Farbe, Raum.
Responsibility: Meerwein, Rodeck, Mahnke ; [translation: Laura Bruce with Matthew Gaskins and Paul Cohen].
More information:


Colors are an element of both the natural and the man-made environments. They convey messages of all kinds and perform a wide variety of functions, informing, organizing, warning. This book offers a  Read more...


Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.