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Études for Architects - by Joseph Choma (Hardcover)

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Organized around a series of pedagogical exercises, this book provides a visual journey through a series of games architects can play as a means to design. Aimed specifically at beginner design students, learning objectives include: computational thinking and making, introduction to design as an iterative, reflective, and rigorous process, ideas of continuity and discontinuity, and understanding the bias and constraints of analog and digital tooling. The text is simple and straightforward to understand and in addition the author draws explanatory diagrams to elaborate on each exercise's description. He also includes visually compelling student work to provide insight into the possibilities of each exercise. Finally, the book includes eighteen case studies from Europe, the USA, Mexico, and Asia to inspire and inform.

Number of Pages: 216
Genre: Architecture
Sub-Genre: Architecture
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: Joseph Choma
Language: English
Street Date: July 12, 2018
TCIN: 52912972
UPC: 9781138632233
Item Number (DPCI): 248-49-0689
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