I enjoyed the photos and the fact that every time I pick up the book, I learn something new.
I have already used this book as a reference in a few of my studio projects for school....I am a junior architecture student at Woodbury University.
Blaine Brownell's recent book Transmaterial looks exclusively at recent material innovation in an attempt to "redefine our physical environment".
Transmaterial is a succinct review of new materials. The graphic layout makes finding new materials very easy. Read morePublished on September 15, 2008 by L. McGinley
This book is a thorough and interesting compilation of green materials for a wide variety of uses. I highly recommend!Published on August 15, 2008 by Susan H.
I bought this book long time ago and it proved to be a great choice. Whenever I need an unusual and/or sustainable material I go back to this book!Published on May 11, 2008 by waterlilly
Wish that there was more information on some of these pages. You see an interesting material and you get an address. And little else. Read morePublished on January 30, 2008 by Michael A. Duvernois
The subtitle of this book is "A Catalog of Materials That Redefine Our Physical Environment" and a catalog it is, albeit a very interesting one. Read morePublished on December 21, 2007 by Anne-Marie Gallagher
Great Book, I love it, has contact info for all the products, great photos, gave me a lot of new ideas as well.Published on December 20, 2007 by JY1
I have already used this book as a reference in a few of my studio projects for school....I am a junior architecture student at Woodbury University. Read morePublished on October 31, 2007 by Brooke L. Hooper
Overall, it is a very good catalog for material types and technologies. I wish they also had some pricing information.Published on May 12, 2007 by Book Reader