Architecture+appreciation

Architecture+appreciation - Architecture appreciation 1....

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Architecture appreciation 1. WWW.W a. When b. What c. Where d. Who 2. Influences of architects a. Religion b. Context c. Practicality d. Economics e. Stylistic taste f. Client/user g. Availability of resources h. Context i. Purpose of use j. Aesthetics 3. People 4. Economics a. Client b. Owners 5. Economics 6. Aesthetics
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7. Material a. Construction Material b. Structure 8. Context a. Cultural b. Physical i. Climate 9. Discuss the design and construction of ( ) and it’s influence on the evolution of the built for of the western Christian church/cathedral. (Discuss the entire evolution but be sure to emphasize the design and construction of ( )) 10. Architect Designing a building of any sort a. Peaceful b. Awe Inspiring c. Humbling 11. Roman Architecture a. Brilliant Engineers i. Arches counteract each other ii. Pediment, Large triangular thing on columns iii. Caufered ceiling, use ribs to function as arches and some tension rings iv. Oculus, compression ring at the top that lets light in v. Linear focus in long roman churches vi. Courtyard out front, then narthex, then the nave vii.Romans experimented with different designs
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viii. Clerestory goes @ the base of the drum ix. Transcepts are developed 12.Two terms , Soldier course brick laid vertically and the thin way 13. Ages a. Romanesque 1000-1200 AD b. Gothic 1200-1500 AD c. 14. Churches a. Churches started to get bigger b. Gothic Cathedrals i. Rose window ii. Arches are no longer round iii. More ribs become less necessary for structural reasons and more for aesthetics Test 7 Possible Subjects Blue Book Egypt Temple, Greece Temple, Rolman Temple, Early Christian, Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance, Discuss the design and construction of a christian church in Italy circa 535 ad, then discuss how this building fits into the architectural evolution of the western Christian
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2008 for the course ARCH 2401 taught by Professor Carpenter during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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