Vocabulary List - 18th and 19th Century

Vocabulary List- - polychromy Different materials and colours were used to help enlighten the atmosphere and aspects of the building This was

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1 Vocabulary List/18th and 19th Century ARC2423 syncopation - When there are distinct expectations established by the plan or the 1 st level that are denied or turned on its head. —> (i.e. St. Lorenzo with dome when it’s not expected, and spatial enclosure vs. building envelope). (Residenz [Rococo]) treppenhaus - stairwell Kaisersaal - ceremonial main hallway picturesque - 1) outgrowth of gothic revival; 2) series of visual ques and 3) fictive history
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Unformatted text preview: polychromy - Different materials and colours were used to help enlighten the atmosphere and aspects of the building. This was Gothic Revival vernacular architecture - an architecture of the people (it was designed and built by/for the people). - Used local materials that would match to the climate and was an outcome of the arts and crafts period...
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This note was uploaded on 05/04/2008 for the course ARC 2423 taught by Professor Alexander during the Spring '07 term at The University of Texas at San Antonio- San Antonio.

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