Week 8 Lecture

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Unformatted text preview: Week 8 Lecture 17:01 Academy of Sciences (San Francisco) Nature theme Roof is a layer of soil & grass o Whole idea was to reuse water, water from grass to go into plumbing system o Beneath is a membrane which makes sure water is dripped through to building, then steel then polyurethane (insulation) Domes on roof are classical illusion Paul Milstein Hall Nature theme Roof with grass o Natural roof, living roof, green roof, vegetated roof Earth Sheltering Hamman House Made huge vents b/c he would base the house underground around 30 ft Ecology House Solar panels to heat water Green roof Courtyard (ventilation & day lighting) Fallout Shelter Wall used for bomb cover (20 in. thick) 1945 Atomic Bomb cause great stir in America to buy bomb shelters 1945-1989 Cold War (USA vs. USSR) 1959 Cuban Revolution 1962 Missile Crisis Tunisia subterranean dwelling complex courtyards (ventilation & day lighting) hidden from a distance response to climate, danger like in star wars. Fargani House Ksar (granary) Mosque in center Centralized pattern Open space in center Smaller spaces on the periphery House form reinforces extended family social unit Storage form reinforces village social unit Defense against invaders & rivals.and climate Tulou Lou = building with floors, commonly taken to mean (earthen dwelling) Hakka guest family timber framing rammed earth vertical circulation o circulation rings family units ancestral hall Earth Sheltered house (Yaodong) Variety of motives Material scarcity Loess o Finely textured o Wind blown silt Cosmological Architecture Contact between this world and Nonakado Tomb of Lady Dai Burial in China Tomb of Marquis Yi Royal Cemetary Sacrificial pits o Dogs underneath 7pits pits graves cosmic orientation platforms and ramps temporal continuity space of mediation contact point liminal space Shintoism Shinto shirine a house for the common Kamiyo o Place invested with spirits o Animistic o Marking place = making visible Ise Naiku, Japan LOOOK UP ONLINE ITS A BIG ONe One room house no nails are used gives form to nature marks a sacred place (place of the kami)...
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