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  1. Ignore this
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  2. What's a point?
    Non Dimensional element of a design

    Indicates a position in space

    • Ex. Center, Node, Landmark, Focal Point
    • (At, Around)
  3. What is a line?
    1-Dimensional element of a design

    An extended point with length, direction, and position

    • Ex. Edge, Path, Perimeter, Axis, Datum
    • (Along)
  4. What is a plane?
    2-Dimensional Element of a design.

    • An extended line with properties of:
    • -length and width
    • -shape
    • -surface
    • -orientation
    • -position

    • Ex. Precinct, District, Field
    • (Above/Below, Front/Back, Side/Side)
  5. What is Volume?
    3-Dimensional Element of a design

    • An extended plane with the properties of:
    • -Length, Width, and Height
    • -form and space
    • -surface
    • -orientation
    • -position

    • Ex. Figure, Object, Void
    • (Inside/Outside)
  6. What is an Axis?
    • An imaginary straight line where parts of a building or group of buildings are arranged
    • - can be rotated about
    • - can divide to form symmetry or asymmetry
    • - a datum or structure that objects can be arranged on
    • - a line connecting two points
  7. Symmetry
    • A mirror image about an axis
    • (Consider Local, radial, bilateral, near symmetry)
  8. Asymmetry
    Not symmetrical along a central dividing line or axis

    (Consider Balanced Asymmetry)
  9. Datum
    A neutral object or system (line, plane, or volume) which acts as a means of organization of forms and space due to its regularity and continuity; a neutral reference plane.

    Ex. Sea Level is a datum
  10. Hierarchy
    A system of thing, spaces, or areas ranked one above the other in series (of size, importance, use, etc.)
  11. Figure/Ground
    A graphic device which uses contrasting tones of black and white to make evident the relationship between occupied and empty space.

    (Consider solid/void, object/field, positive/negative, poché)
  12. Poché
    French for pocket

    The substance between the two surfaces of a wall which can be carved to form figural spaces
  13. Parti
    Point of departure, used in architecture to designate the basic organization of a design
  14. Precedent
    Something which came before which can serve as a justification or basis for subsequent things.
  15. Diagram
    • An analytical drawing of a building.
    • Provides:
    • -organization
    • -form
    • -shape
    • -geometry
    • -morphology
    • -scale
    • -use
    • -parti,
    • -relation to site/landscape, context, humans, history, or typology
  16. Auditorium Building
    • Architect: Louis Sullivan
    • Dates: 1886-1889
    • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  17. Wainwright Building
    • Architect: Louis Sullivan
    • Date: 1890-1892
    • Location: St. Louis, Missouri
  18. Guaranty Building
    • Architect: Louis Sullivan
    • Dates: 1895-1896
    • Location: Buffalo, New York
  19. Carson Pirie Scott
    • Architect: Louis Sullivan
    • Dates: 1899-1904
    • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  20. National Farmer's Bank
    • Architect: Louis Sullivan
    • Years: 1908
    • Location: Owatonna, Minnesota
  21. Merchant's National Bank
    • Architect: Louis Sullivan
    • Years: 1914
    • Location: Grinnell, Iowa
  22. Home and Studio
    • Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright
    • Years: 1889-1898
    • Location: Oak Park, Illinois
  23. Ward Willis House
    • Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright
    • Years: 1901-1902
    • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  24. Darwin Martin House
    • Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright
    • Years: 1903-1905
    • Location: Buffalo, New York
  25. Larkin Administration Building
    • Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright
    • Years: 1903-1906
    • Location: Buffalo, New York
  26. Unity Temple
    • Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright
    • Years: 1905-1908
    • Location: Oak Park, Illinois
  27. Robie House
    • Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright
    • Years: 1906-1909
    • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  28. Ennis House
    • Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright
    • Years: 1923-1924
    • Location: Los Angeles California
  29. Jacobs House
    • Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright
    • Years: 1936-1937
    • Location: Madison, Wisconsin
  30. Fallingwater
    • Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright
    • Years: 1936-1939
    • Location: Bear Run, Pennsylvania
  31. Guggenheim Museum
    • Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright
    • Years: 1943-1959
    • Location: New York, New York
  32. Kentuck Knob
    • Architect: Frank Lloyd Wright
    • Years: 1956
    • Location: Chalk Hill, Pennsylvania
  33. American Bar
    • Architect: Adolf Loos
    • Years: 1907
    • Location: Vienna, Austria
  34. Villa Steiner
    • Architect: Adolf Loos
    • Years: 1910
    • Location: Vienna, Austria
  35. Goldman & Salatsch
    • Architect: Adolf Loos
    • Years: 1910-1911
    • Location: Vienna, Austria
  36. Rufer House
    • Architect: Adolf Loos
    • Years: 1922
    • Location: Vienna, Austria
  37. Villa Müller
    • Architect: Adolf Loos
    • Years: 1928-1930
    • Location: Prague, Czech Republic
  38. Josephine Baker House
    • Architect: Adolf Loos
    • Years: 1927
    • Location: Paris, France
  39. Faguswerk
    • Architect: Walter Gropius
    • Years: 1911-1913
    • Location: Alfeld, Germany
  40. Model Factory &a Office Building
    • Architect: Walter Gropius
    • Years: 1925-1926
    • Location: Cologne, Germany
  41. Bauhaus
    • Architect: Walter Gropius
    • Years: 1925-1926
    • Location: Dessau, Germany
  42. Siedlung Törten
    • Architect: Walter Gropius
    • Years: 1926-1928
    • Location: Dessau, Germany
  43. Municipal Employment Office
    • Architect: Walter Gropius
    • Years: 1927-1928
    • Location: Dessau, Germany
  44. Villa Schwob
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Years: 1912-1916
    • Location: La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland
  45. Atelier Ozenfant
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Years: 1923-1924
    • Location: Paris, France
  46. Plan Voisin
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Years: 1925
    • Location: Paris, France
  47. Villa Stein
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Years: 1926-1928
    • Location: Garches, France
  48. Weissenhofsiedlung Double House
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Years: 1927
    • Location: Stuttgart, Germany
  49. Villa Savoye
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Years: 1928-1931
    • Location: Poissy, France
  50. Salvation Army Building
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Years: 1929-1933 Location: Paris, France
  51. Swiss Pavilion
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Years: 1930-1932
    • Location: Paris, France
  52. Unité d'Habitation
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Years: 1947-1952
    • Location: Marseilles, France
  53. Notre Dame du Haut
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Years: 1950-1955
    • Location: Ronchamp, France
  54. La Tourette
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Years: 1956-1960
    • Location: Éveux, France
  55. Saint-Pierre
    • Architect: Le Corbusier
    • Years: 1963-1975
    • Location: Firminy, France
  56. Rustification
    Masonry with Indented joints and a rough surface finish thought to express the "hand of nature"
  57. Tripartite
    Divided into three different kinds or parts
  58. Tectonic
    The expression of construction features or Joinery
  59. Icon
    Image; resembles rather than symbolizes an object
  60. Flora
    Plant life
  61. Fauna
    Animal Life
  62. Shingle Style
    A reduced version of the Queen Anne Style (in terms of massing, materiality, color, etc.)
  63. Gesamtkunstwerk
    Literally, German for "Total Work of Art"
  64. Raumplan
    Literally, German for "Space Plan"

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