Ideals Then Ideas
Alison Brooks Architects
Published by: Dalhousie Architectural Press
136 pages, 216.00 x 216.00 mm, Colour images throughout
- ISBN: 9780929112732
- Published: August 2022
Ideals Then Ideas presents an overview of ABA’s built and unbuilt work within a set of conceptual, formal, and material themes that have emerged over the past two decades. Four principal ideals – authenticity, generosity, civicness and beauty – inform the urban, spatial, tectonic, and experiential qualities of ABA’s architecture; these ideals are the sources for ABA’s specific architectural vision, through which a client’s and a community’s needs can be met.