Item description for The Fundamentals of Architecture (Fundamentals) by Lorraine Farrelly...
Explore the building blocks of modern architecture---from first idea to finished building
The Fundamentals of Architecture, like the other books in the successful Fundamentals series, gives a comprehensive introduction to the basics of its subject---the building-block ideas behind architecture, interior design, and the graphic language of planning space. From the first ideas on a new architectural project, to siting, context, and historical precedent, to development of the structure, materials, and the relationship of design concept to the building process, The Fundamentals of Architecture reveals and illuminates the thinking and planning that goes into great building design.
One-volume introduction for students and everyone who admires great architecture Written by leading scholars Readable and beautiful
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.9" Width: 7.95" Height: 0.71" Weight: 1.41 lbs.
Release Date Oct 30, 2007
Publisher AVA Publishing
ISBN 2940373485 ISBN13 9782940373482
Availability 0 units.
More About Lorraine Farrelly
Lorraine Farrelly is an architect and Professor of Architecture and Design at the Portsmouth School of Architecture. She teaches design studio at undergraduate and postgraduate in architecture. In addition, she teaches courses in representation and drawing. Her studio teaching focuses on the idea of the city and how it is read and interpreted. Her previous books include "Representational Techniques" and "The Fundamentals of Architecture" (both 2007) and "Construction and Materiality" (2008).
Lorraine Farrelly currently resides in Portsmouth.