The Modern. Inspirations from art + good design for all.
Art Nouveau Dominance of Line + Tassel House, Brussels
Art Deco Streamline Architecture + Speed & Motion + New York Chrysler Building
New Kind of Design on the Horizon + Cincinnati Union Terminal
Good Design for All + Frank Lloyd Wright
Charles & Ray Eames
The In-Between. Humanity at the center, how the individual relates to the world and society. Religion + Technology + Ideas through drawings + Class Structures + Power + Borrowing
Testing Boundaries = Breaking Rules +
Reoriented City, St. Peter’s Boulevard +
French= Palaces, Versailles, controlling garden spaces
The Ancient. Marking Boundaries and vertical movement towards the heavens.
-Sacred Circles: Stonehenge
-Settlements: “Marking Boundaries & Movements towards the heavens”
-Egypt: Time & passage, Life after Death, Explore Male and Female through built spaces, Prototype for all following architecture; “Ideal, Strong sense of orientation with the Nile. Hypostyle Hall, Place order within their society and cosmos. Male and Female, pyramids=helioapolis, Mastaba prototype=burial, pyramid, Columns and walls, Circulation=How we experience those spaces
-Greece: Seeking Ideal Building Form, Archetype, prototype, hybrid=real and ideal
-Rome: Revival & Melting Pot, Public ritual of bathing, gathering place=colleseum, arches and columns as storytelling elements. Pantheon