Designing Architecture: The Elements of Process ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Andrew Pressman

Designing Architecture: The Elements of Process

Routledge
Publication date: May 2012
ISBN: 9781136331299
Digital Book format: ePub (Adobe DRM)

Buy ePub

List price:
$29.95
Our price:
$27.99

You save: $1.96 (7%)
GET THIS EBOOK
FOR FREE!
Join our Facebook sweepstake, share and
get 10 likes. Winners
get notified in 24H!
Designing Architecture is an indispensable tool to assist both students and young architects in formulating an idea, transforming it into a building, and making effective design decisions. This book promotes integrative and critical thinking in the preliminary design of buildings to inspire creativity, innovation, and design excellence. This compendium of individual wisdom and collective experience offers explicit guidance to students and young professionals on how to approach, analyze, and execute specific tasks; develop and refine a process to facilitate the best possible design projects; and create meaningful architectural form. Here the design process - from orchestrating client participation to finalizing schematic design - is explored and illuminated. The following material is presented to make the book a useful didactic tool for professional development: explicit strategies for doing design rather than simply reviewing principles and precedents creative ideas in approaching and framing problems in design terms specific methods to translate ideas to culturally significant, socially responsive, and environmentally sensitive buildings techniques to integrate all levels of cognition from analysis to epiphany counsel on developing a personalized process for engaging design projects case studies augment the text and chronicle fascinating applications of the design process. The essence of this book lies in an integrated and holistic approach to each unique project as well as fostering curiosity and exploration - a departure from algorithms, easy generalities, or a formula for design. Designing Architecture will inspire readers to elevate the quality of preliminary designs and unravel some of the mystery of creating the most beautiful, responsive, and responsible architectural design possible.
Please sign in to review this product.
Devices:
Designing Architecture ePub (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open ePub (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
17166 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Disabled.
Printing:
Disabled.
Other books by Andrew Pressman
Designing Relationships: The Art of Collaboration in Architecture ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Andrew Pressman
Designing Relationships: The Art of Collaboration in Architecture
Andrew Pressman
Routledge, January 2014
ISBN: 9780415506274
Format: ePub, PDF
List Price: $34.95 Our price: $32.99
Designing Architecture: The Elements of Process PDF (Adobe DRM) download by Andrew Pressman
Designing Architecture
Andrew Pressman
Routledge, May 2012
ISBN: 9780415595162
Format: PDF
List Price: $29.95 Our price: $27.99