Architecture and Health: perspectives on a special relationship
For several years there has been a lively exchange between Heinle, Wischer und Partner and Clemson University in South Carolina (USA). The recent book Architecture and Health - Guiding Principles for Practice is the latest of our joint projects. Eva Henrich and Edzard Schultz from our office were co-authors of the epilogue as well as illustrators of the cover and chapters.
From different perspectives, the textbook describes the relationship between architecture and health and illustrates how the built environment can have a positive impact on our health based on international examples. In addition, a number of design principles for the practice are derived from the award-winning example projects. Each of the three chapters looks at the topic on a different scale - the individual, the collaborative and the global
Dina Battisto, Jacob J. Wilhelm (Hrsg.): Architecture and Health - Guiding principles for practice, New York, Abingdon: Routledge 2019