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Design strategies in architecture : an approach to the analysis of form, Geoffrey H. Baker

Label
Design strategies in architecture : an approach to the analysis of form
Title
Design strategies in architecture
Title remainder
an approach to the analysis of form
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey H. Baker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Baker, Geoffrey H.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architectural design
  • Architecture
Label
Design strategies in architecture : an approach to the analysis of form, Geoffrey H. Baker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published 1989"--Title page verso
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""DESIGN STRATEGIES IN ARCHITECTURE: an approach to the analysis of form""; ""Copyright""; ""CONTENTS""; ""ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS""; ""PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION""; ""FOREWORD""; ""PROLOGUE""; ""PART ONE PRINCIPLES OF ANALYSIS""; ""1 THE ROLE OF ARCHITECTURE""; ""FORCES""; ""GENIUS LOCI""; ""NATURE""; ""ART""; ""ART AS SYMBOL""; ""POETRY""; ""MEANINGS IN USE""; ""PRIMITIVE ARCHITECTURE""; ""VERNACULAR ARCHITECTURE""; ""MONUMENTAL ARCHITECTURE""; ""HIGH ART""; ""CULTURE""; ""STATUS""; ""PROGRAMME AND SITE""; ""ORIENTATION AND IDENTITY""; ""MOVEMENT""; ""VIEWS""; ""STRUCTURE""
  • ""Geometry""""summary""; ""2 aspects of form""; ""architecture and culture""; ""ethnic domain""; ""tension and harmony""; ""permanence and harmony""; ""harmony by geometry""; ""geometrical design""; ""centroidal static""; ""linear dynamic""; ""chartres""; ""dynamism""; ""forces""; ""organization""; ""complexity and contradiction""; ""the dynamic energy of form""; ""alvar aalto""; ""the classic work""; ""3 the analysis of architecture""; ""analysis""; ""diagrammatic thought""; ""slab transformed""; ""generic and specific form""; ""la tourette""; ""cartesian grid and horizontal absolute""
  • ""Mass and surface""""articulation of the mass""; ""centroidal and linear form""; ""dynamics of form""; ""core systems""; ""linear systems""; ""axial systems ""; ""echelon and radial systems""; ""interlocking systems""; ""form distortion""; ""part two analytical studies""; ""4 the village and city in history""; ""monastic complex at assisi""; ""problem and site""; ""generic form""; ""specific form""; ""form as signal""; ""form as symbol""; ""warkworth, northumberland""; ""genius loci and site forces""; ""cultural factors and materials""; ""layout""; ""relevant issues""
  • ""Campo and cathedral, siena""""culture and site""; ""topography and routes""; ""campo""; ""diagonal axis""; ""palazzo pubblico""; ""torre del mangia""; ""focus""; ""routes""; ""cathedral""; ""the piazza of san marco, venice""; ""site forces""; ""routes""; ""site factors""; ""elements combined""; ""centroidal mass""; ""exotic dominance""; ""interlocking contrasting masses""; ""circulation network""; ""movement""; ""oblique plane""; ""enclosure""; ""positive/negative oblique/orthogonal""; ""piazza""; ""piazzetta""; ""movement""; ""from molo to piazza""; ""views""; ""interpretation""
  • ""5 analytical studies of buildings""""alvar aalto town hall at saynatsalo 1950-61""; ""alvar aalto""; ""italy and finland""; ""site forces""; ""centroidal mass""; ""generic form""; ""effects of slope""; ""centroid fractured""; ""access""; ""council chamber""; ""spirals""; ""flow""; ""salient issues""; ""diagonals""; ""stabilizing elements""; ""council chamber""; ""box transformed""; ""energy""; ""council chamber""; ""perceptual factors""; ""concealment and mystery""; ""discovery beyond""; ""bold and defiant""; ""lighting""; ""richard meier the atheneum new harmony 1975-79""
Control code
ocn882254298
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource (340 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203473740
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)882254298
Label
Design strategies in architecture : an approach to the analysis of form, Geoffrey H. Baker
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published 1989"--Title page verso
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""DESIGN STRATEGIES IN ARCHITECTURE: an approach to the analysis of form""; ""Copyright""; ""CONTENTS""; ""ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS""; ""PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION""; ""FOREWORD""; ""PROLOGUE""; ""PART ONE PRINCIPLES OF ANALYSIS""; ""1 THE ROLE OF ARCHITECTURE""; ""FORCES""; ""GENIUS LOCI""; ""NATURE""; ""ART""; ""ART AS SYMBOL""; ""POETRY""; ""MEANINGS IN USE""; ""PRIMITIVE ARCHITECTURE""; ""VERNACULAR ARCHITECTURE""; ""MONUMENTAL ARCHITECTURE""; ""HIGH ART""; ""CULTURE""; ""STATUS""; ""PROGRAMME AND SITE""; ""ORIENTATION AND IDENTITY""; ""MOVEMENT""; ""VIEWS""; ""STRUCTURE""
  • ""Geometry""""summary""; ""2 aspects of form""; ""architecture and culture""; ""ethnic domain""; ""tension and harmony""; ""permanence and harmony""; ""harmony by geometry""; ""geometrical design""; ""centroidal static""; ""linear dynamic""; ""chartres""; ""dynamism""; ""forces""; ""organization""; ""complexity and contradiction""; ""the dynamic energy of form""; ""alvar aalto""; ""the classic work""; ""3 the analysis of architecture""; ""analysis""; ""diagrammatic thought""; ""slab transformed""; ""generic and specific form""; ""la tourette""; ""cartesian grid and horizontal absolute""
  • ""Mass and surface""""articulation of the mass""; ""centroidal and linear form""; ""dynamics of form""; ""core systems""; ""linear systems""; ""axial systems ""; ""echelon and radial systems""; ""interlocking systems""; ""form distortion""; ""part two analytical studies""; ""4 the village and city in history""; ""monastic complex at assisi""; ""problem and site""; ""generic form""; ""specific form""; ""form as signal""; ""form as symbol""; ""warkworth, northumberland""; ""genius loci and site forces""; ""cultural factors and materials""; ""layout""; ""relevant issues""
  • ""Campo and cathedral, siena""""culture and site""; ""topography and routes""; ""campo""; ""diagonal axis""; ""palazzo pubblico""; ""torre del mangia""; ""focus""; ""routes""; ""cathedral""; ""the piazza of san marco, venice""; ""site forces""; ""routes""; ""site factors""; ""elements combined""; ""centroidal mass""; ""exotic dominance""; ""interlocking contrasting masses""; ""circulation network""; ""movement""; ""oblique plane""; ""enclosure""; ""positive/negative oblique/orthogonal""; ""piazza""; ""piazzetta""; ""movement""; ""from molo to piazza""; ""views""; ""interpretation""
  • ""5 analytical studies of buildings""""alvar aalto town hall at saynatsalo 1950-61""; ""alvar aalto""; ""italy and finland""; ""site forces""; ""centroidal mass""; ""generic form""; ""effects of slope""; ""centroid fractured""; ""access""; ""council chamber""; ""spirals""; ""flow""; ""salient issues""; ""diagonals""; ""stabilizing elements""; ""council chamber""; ""box transformed""; ""energy""; ""council chamber""; ""perceptual factors""; ""concealment and mystery""; ""discovery beyond""; ""bold and defiant""; ""lighting""; ""richard meier the atheneum new harmony 1975-79""
Control code
ocn882254298
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource (340 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203473740
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)882254298

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