Architecture

The architectural manifesto. Architecture is as much a discourse as it is a phys

The architectural manifesto. Architecture is as much a discourse as it is a physical practice. Throughout written history, architects, scholars, and patrons have written about what architecture is and what role it should play in society. Your weekly readings throughout the semester have provided examples of the various ways in which ideas about architecture have […]

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Date: November 22nd, 2022

Discussion of topic

• Each paper should be 3-5 PAGES LONG (not counting cover page), double spaced, and with standard margins. • Must have a TITLE, possibly an illustration and YOUR NAME ON THE FRONT PAGE. Introduction to work of art – (Palace of Versailles: Rococo Style) Includes information about the artist or creator; mentions/discusses materials and techniques […]

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Date: November 21st, 2022

Why just those colors were used, how the choice depended on the orientation of the rooms in relation to windows

***Oberservation Writing*** The attached chapters are only for more refenrence if needed. Building Report Instructions Understanding architecture…. one must observe how it was designed for a special purpose and how it was attuned to the entire concept and rhythm of a specific era. You must dwell in the rooms, feel how they close about you, […]

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Date: November 17th, 2022

Compare the social vision presented by Michael de Klerk in Eigen Haard with the vision presented by Le Corbusier in the Voisin Plan

Please answer all questions in your own words. Please use examples. You may include sketches and references. Please answer in a substantive paragraph based on studies of buildings 1• Compare the social vision presented by Michael de Klerk in Eigen Haard with the vision presented by Le Corbusier in the Voisin Plan. Tip: Think about […]

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Date: October 19th, 2022

How is the project being used today?

Choose one work of architecture covered in the course, either in course lectures or the textbook. This selection must be a single work of architecture and NOT a collection of structures. For example, students may NOT pick the Great Pyramids of Giza. Students MAY pick one of the pyramids to focus on. The reason why: […]

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Date: October 16th, 2022