Design for Aging Review: 25th Anniversary: AIA Design for Aging

Design for Aging Review: 25th Anniversary: AIA Design for Aging

American Institute of Architects

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  • 9781864706918
  • Hardback
  • English
  • 252
  • Images Publishing Group Pty Ltd
  • Oct 2016
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Provides a comprehensive evaluation of the statistics, patterns, and innovations impacting the senior living industry and architecture/design communities. This much-anticipated new title forms part of the American Institute of Architect's esteemed Design for Aging Review program, a joint effort of the AIA Design for Aging Knowledge Community and LeadingAge, which also includes a juried exhibition and education programs. This book celebrates the 25th anniversary of this internationally renowned program and features a selected diverse range of projects. This volume showcases around 30 outstanding projects in the areas of architectural innovation and represents the best designs for senior citizens, including nursing homes, dementia care, assisted living, and continuing care retirement communities. Each project is presented with rich, full-colour photography, detailed plans, and statistics, illuminating the high level of research, planning and community involvement that goes into these advancements in living environments for seniors.
This comprehensive review of architectural design trends in aged-care facilities will appeal to aged-care providers, developers, users, and advocates; architects; and interior, landscape, and other design professionals. SELLING POINTS: - Provides a comprehensive evaluation of the statistics, patterns, and innovations impacting the senior living industry and architecture/design communities - Reflects the latest findings on how changing demands and emerging concepts are reshaping the senior living industry today 400 col.