The Language of Architecture

DIVLearning a new discipline is similar to learning a new language; in order to master the foundation of architecture, you must first master the basic building blocks of its language – the definitions, function, and usage. Language of Architecture provides students and professional architects with the basic elements of architectural design, divided into twenty-six easy-to-comprehend chapters. This visual reference includes an introductory, historical view of the elements, as well as an overview of how these elements can and have been used across multiple design disciplines./divDIV /divDIVWhether you’re new to the field or have been an architect for years, you’ll want to flip through the pages of this book throughout your career and use it as the go-to reference for inspiration, ideas, and reminders of how a strong knowledge of the basics allows for meaningful, memorable, and beautiful fashions that extend beyond trends./divDIV /divDIVThis comprehensive learning tool is the one book you’ll want as a staple in your library./divDIV /div

Produk Detail:

  • Author : Andrea Simitch
  • Publisher : Rockport Pub
  • Pages : 223 pages
  • ISBN : 1592538584
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
CLICK HERE TO GET THIS BOOKThe Language of Architecture

The Language of Architecture

The Language of Architecture
  • Author : Andrea Simitch,Val Warke
  • Publisher : Rockport Pub
  • Release : 01 June 2014
GET THIS BOOKThe Language of Architecture

DIVLearning a new discipline is similar to learning a new language; in order to master the foundation of architecture, you must first master the basic building blocks of its language – the definitions, function, and usage. Language of Architecture provides students and professional architects with the basic elements of architectural design, divided into twenty-six easy-to-comprehend chapters. This visual reference includes an introductory, historical view of the elements, as well as an overview of how these elements can and have been used

The Language of Architecture

The Language of Architecture
  • Author : Andrea Simitch,Val Warke
  • Publisher : Rockport Publishers
  • Release : 01 June 2014
GET THIS BOOKThe Language of Architecture

DIVLearning a new discipline is similar to learning a new language; in order to master the foundation of architecture, you must first master the basic building blocks of its language – the definitions, function, and usage. Language of Architecture provides students and professional architects with the basic elements of architectural design, divided into twenty-six easy-to-comprehend chapters. This visual reference includes an introductory, historical view of the elements, as well as an overview of how these elements can and have been used

The Language of Architecture

The Language of Architecture
  • Author : Andrea Simitch,Val Warke
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 24 May 2022
GET THIS BOOKThe Language of Architecture

Learning a new discipline is similar to learning a new language; in order to master the foundation of architecture, you must first master the basic building blocks of its language the definitions, function, and usage. Language of Architecture provides students and professional architects with the basic elements of architectural design, divided into twenty-six easy-to-comprehend chapters.

Writing About Architecture

Writing About Architecture
  • Author : Alexandra Lange
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release : 29 February 2012
GET THIS BOOKWriting About Architecture

Extraordinary architecture addresses so much more than mere practical considerations. It inspires and provokes while creating a seamless experience of the physical world for its users. It is the rare writer that can frame the discussion of a building in a way that allows the reader to see it with new eyes. Writing About Architecture is a handbook on writing effectively and critically about buildings and cities. Each chapter opens with a reprint of a significant essay written by a

A Pattern Language

A Pattern Language
  • Author : Christopher Alexander
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 20 September 2018
GET THIS BOOKA Pattern Language

You can use this book to design a house for yourself with your family; you can use it to work with your neighbors to improve your town and neighborhood; you can use it to design an office, or a workshop, or a public building. And you can use it to guide you in the actual process of construction. After a ten-year silence, Christopher Alexander and his colleagues at the Center for Environmental Structure are now publishing a major statement in

The Language of Architecture and Civil Engineering

The Language of Architecture and Civil Engineering
  • Author : Joaquín Santiago López,Paloma Úbeda Mansilla,Ana Mª Roldán Riejos
  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release : 12 July 2011
GET THIS BOOKThe Language of Architecture and Civil Engineering

This book not only provides unique and in-depth information to understand the language of architecture and civil engineering, it is also helpful for students and professionals who need to improve their linguistic skills. The Language of Architecture and Civil Engineering includes plenty of examples and practical exercises that engage the reader’s participation. It also contains an updated bibliography that offers a wide perspective on this subject matter. It is written in a rigorous and at the same time accessible

Language of Space

Language of Space
  • Author : Bryan Lawson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 15 August 2007
GET THIS BOOKLanguage of Space

This unique guide provides a systematic overview of the idea of architectural space. Bryan Lawson provides an ideal introduction to the topic, breaking down the complex and abstract terms used by many design theoreticians when writing about architectural space. Instead, our everyday knowledge is reintroduced to the language of design. Design values of 'space' are challenged and informed to stimulate a new theoretical and practical approach to design. This book views architectural and urban spaces as psychological, social and partly

Quatremere de Quincy

Quatremere de Quincy
  • Author : Sylvia Lavin
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 24 May 1992
GET THIS BOOKQuatremere de Quincy

Sylvia Lavin uncovers the origins of one of the fundamental concepts of modernarchitectural theory, the idea that architecture is a form of language.

Architecture and the Language Debate

Architecture and the Language Debate
  • Author : Nicholas Temple
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 28 January 2020
GET THIS BOOKArchitecture and the Language Debate

This book examines the creative exchanges between architects, artists and intellectuals, from the Early Renaissance to the beginning of the Enlightenment, in the forging of relationships between architecture and emerging concepts of language in early modern Italy. The study extends across the spectrum of linguistic disputes during this time – among members of the clergy, humanists, philosophers and polymaths – on issues of grammar, rhetoric, philology, etymology and epigraphy, and how these disputes paralleled and informed important developments in architectural thinking and

The New Paradigm in Architecture

The New Paradigm in Architecture
  • Author : Charles Jencks
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release : 01 January 2002
GET THIS BOOKThe New Paradigm in Architecture

This book explores the broad issue of Postmodernism and tells the story of the movement that has changed the face of architecture over the last forty years. In this completely rewritten edition of his seminal work, Charles Jencks brings the history of architecture up to date and shows how demands for a new and complex architecture, aided by computer design, have led to more convivial, sensuous, and articulate buildings around the world.

Architect to English

Architect to English
  • Author : Chad Pryor
  • Publisher : Prypub
  • Release : 04 February 2017
GET THIS BOOKArchitect to English

As with any profession, architects have a specific way of communicating. When talking with potential clients, architects have a way of trying to dazzle with elegant phrases and informed jargon. That same "talent" can also be one of our biggest flaws. Through the heavy use of idioms, metaphors, and unintentionally hilarious comparisons, we sometimes struggle to communicate clearly. I began writing down some of the things I overheard in meetings, around the office, and with design colleagues. Throughout the book

Foundations of Landscape Architecture

Foundations of Landscape Architecture
  • Author : Norman Booth
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 15 November 2011
GET THIS BOOKFoundations of Landscape Architecture

A visually engaging introduction to landscape architectural design Landscape architectural design seeks to create environments that accommodate users' varying lifestyles and needs, incorporate cultural heritage, promote sustainability, and integrate functional requirements for optimal enjoyment. Foundations of Landscape Architecture introduces the foundational concepts needed to effectively integrate space and form in landscape design. With over five hundred hand-rendered and digital drawings, as well as photographs, Foundations of Landscape Architecture illustrates the importance of spatial language. It introduces concepts, typologies, and rudimentary