Time Frame: 3 Weeks
Start Date: February 12, 2014
Due Date: March 5, 2014
Program: A place to celebrate the sun and wind on four days of the year:
Winter Solstice, Spring Equinox, Summer Solstice, and Fall Equinox
Element/System: A Roof and Floor
Secondary Element: Stair
Site/Context: Water front; location Texas coast view facing East
Readings: Unwin and any related literature on vertical movement through space. (stair)
Inspiration: Choose your artist, architect, sculpture, art, or writings to draw your inspiration
This project will require a finished model, drawings and composite presentation. There should be at a minimum one complete perspective.
Support drawings will be your choice, plans, elevations and sections that need to convey the design and idea behind your project.
Due February 19, 2014: A narrative due with your inspiration and links posted to blog this week. Make sure you include an architect and a project that you are studying during project III
Due February 22, 2014:(4) study models are due by this Saturday at the latest, I will send a dropbox link to each of you to place photos of your project, make sure your name is included within your photo, i.e., john1.jpg
Preliminary Review February 24, 2014: Review will be held first of class on Monday Frebruary 24, 2014, to include; research, site analysis, sun, wind, tidal flow, distinct ideas of your four days of the year and examples, narrative and lots of sketches including your study models and an related support material.
February 26, 2014: Wednesday the 26th of February we will go over model building in class. Before class post any related material blog on model building, i.e., blogs, youtube videos etc.