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American Architectural Foundation

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Works: 64 works in 101 publications in 2 languages and 999 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  History  Case studies  Conference proceedings  Juvenile works  Software  Exhibition, pictorial works 
Roles: Sponsor
Classifications: NA9053.S7, 720.973
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Most widely held works by American Architectural Foundation
Energy design for architects ( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Back from the brink saving America's cities by design ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The story of three American cities that have revitalized themselves by using architecture and planning as tools for restoring a sense of community, improving livability, and enhancing economic viability. [The film] focuses on elements common to the three cities: active public involvement in design and planning, aggressive and innovative public-private redevelopment strategies, strong public sectors willing to provide the civic infrastructure necessary to ensure livability, and the creation of vibrant urban environments strong at their hearts and reconnected to their histories and cultural identities"--Container
"That exceptional one" : women in American architecture, 1888-1988 ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The White House is our house a CD-ROM visit ( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Using state-of-the-art QuickTime Virtual Reality (QTVR) and a rich blend of audio, video, photography, and text, this cd-rom lets you explore the White House in thousands of ways, and gives you a chance to experience the people, places, events, and treasures that reflect our history and will shape our future
Block by block reclaiming neighborhoods by design ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrates the road to renewal taken by three urban communities, in Atlanta, Hartford, and Denver
Becoming good neighbors enriching America's communities by design ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four case studies examining "how citizen involvement in decisions affecting the built environment can nurture a sense of community"--Container
Accent on architecture ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brief segments showing the buildings which received the 1993 honor awards presented by the American Institute of Architects. Each segment is accompanied by the comments of the architect, designer, or owners
Evolution of the restoration process : new directions symposium, May 15, 1992, Washington, D.C. by American Architectural Foundation ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Southern city, national ambition : the growth of early Washington, D.C., 1800-1860 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Accent on architecture 1995 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A nonfiction film consisting of excerpts from The American Architectural Foundation's 6th annual Accent on architecture gala of 1995. Includes two short films on the recipients of the Twenty-Five Year Award (Kevin Roche, John Dinkeloo and Associates for their design for the Ford Foundation Building in Manhattan) and the Gold Medal (Argentine architect Cesar Pelli), as well as Mr. Pelli's acceptance speech
The White House 1792-1992 : image in architecture ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Accent on architecture 1994 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows winners of the 1994 Honor Awards for Architecture and Urban Design. Shows and discusses the Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, Maine, recipient of the Twenty-five Year Award. Shows works of Sir Norman Foster, recipient of the AIA Gold Medal. "Presentation of highlights from the 1994 Accent on Architecture awards gala."
Sir Christopher Wren and the legacy of St. Paul's Cathedral ( Book )
in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yemen, a culture of builders by Richard Brooks Jeffery ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1992 honor awards of the American Institute of Architects ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brief segments showing the buildings which received the 1992 honor awards presented by the American Institute of Architects. Each segment is accompanied by the comments of the architect, designer, or owners
The Taste of power : the rise of genteel dining and entertaining in early Washington : checklist for the exhibition, the Octagon ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Grand American avenue, 1850-1920 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Landmarks of hope new architecture for urban America ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discussion of urban renewal and how well designed buildings can improve urban life. Some examples of prize-winning housing projects and public buildings are shown
The Grand Louvre entering a new century ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity American Institute of Architects Foundation

American institute of architects. Foundation
Architectural Foundation
Architectural Foundation United States
Languages
English (52)
French (1)
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