Can Architecture Affect Your Health?
Can Architecture Affect Your Health, written by Charles Jencks. The first in a series by the Sikkens Foundation, this pocket-sized publication of the Mondrian Lecture given by Charles Jencks reprints his dialogue in full, along with varied images. Jencks deliberates the possibility that architecture and well-being can have a direct relationship. he explores how architecture can impact society, business productivity, profits and hospitals. He elaborates with cases of architectural determinism from both ancient and modern history, with a special focus on his experience with the 'Maggie’s Centers', cancer care centers set up throughout Britain by Jencks and designed by famous architects, whose purpose is to examine these ideas. Published byArtez Press. ISBN 9789491444012. 64 pages. 11 x 18 cm. Paper back. English