Adaptive Reuse in Architecture: A Typological Index

Liliane Wong

Birkhäuser, 2023


Liliane Wong’s book on adaptive reuse in architecture presents 50 spectacular conversion and reuse projects worldwide, including buildings such as the TWA Hotel at NewYork’s John F. Kennedy Airport, the CaixaForum in Madrid, and the New Museum in Berlin.

The projects are presented using a new classification system that addresses practitioners as well as academics. The author’s introductory essay provides a comprehensive overview and historical context for the enormous evolution and expansion of adaptive reuse over the past 50 years.


ISBN: 9783035625639

224 pages, 170 illustrations, 24 x 17 cm, paperback, English