The projects in these books present the best current work in the field of design for the aging. Each facility featured has been specially selected by an AIA jury. Innovative facilities have overcome large-scale building problems, unyielding regulatory requirements and institutional attitudes to maximize design choices and satisfy changing care expectations. The buildings featured include continuing care retirement communities, assisted living facilities, independent apartments and nursing facilities as well as combined use facilities. The strong demand for the first volume has paved the way for the success of the second volume.The 100-person firm provides a range of specialized studio practices, including its largest, the design of senior living communities. Mr Tipton has led the development of CSDa#39;s senior living practice over the past 30 years, during which time it has grown to be internationally recognized. ... Advisory Panel, and has been a contributing author to the CCAC Resources Manual and the RHP CCRC module.
|Title||:||Design for Aging Review 2|
|Author||:||American Institute of Architects. Design for Aging Center|
|Publisher||:||Images Publishing - 2004|