Materials and Techniques (Building Materials) 15-3-2004

Materials and Techniques (Building Materials) 15-3-2004

Building Materials — Slide List – 15/03/04

John Ruskin, 1849, The Seven Lamps of Architecture

John Ruskin, 1851-53, The Stones of Venice

Slide 1: Italy, Venice, Renaissance, Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale)

Slide 2: Glasgow, Iron architecture, Shop and Warehouse by John Baird, 1855-(

Slide 3: Eugene Viollet-le-Duc, Porch Design, illustration for Discourses (search Google for image)

Slide 4: Eugene Viollet-le-Duc, Brickwork and iron supports for a hall

Discourses

Glass architecture

Slide 5: Matthew Digby Wyatt, Paddington Station, main arch,

Slide 6: Bruno Taut, Glass Pavilion at Cologne Werkbund Exhibition, 1914.

Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe

Slide 7: German Pavilion, International Exhibition, Barcelona, 1929

Slide 8: German Pavilion, Exterior view and ground plan

Slide 9: Chicago, Lake Shore Drive Flats, 1949-51

Slide 10: Crown Hall, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1950-56

Skyscrapers

Slide 11: Daniel Burnham, Flatiron Building, New York, 1902 (New York’s first)

Slide 12: Cass Gilbert, Woolworth Building, 1913.

Reinforced concrete and glass

Slide 13: Frank Lloyd Wright, Taliesing East, Spring Green, Wisconsin, 1911

Slide 14: Frank Lloyd Wright, ‘Failingwater’, Bear Run, nr. Pittsburgh, 1936-9

Slide 15: Frank Lloyd Wright, Guggenheim Museum, New York, 1955-59

Slide 16: Frank Lloyd Wright, Guggenheim Museum, New York, Interior 1955-59

Slide 17: Le Corbusier, Skeleton of the Domino House

Slide 18: Le Corbusier, 2 Houses in Auteuil, 1926

High Tech and Plastic

Slide 19: Renzo Piano and Richard Rogers, Pompidou Centre, Paris, 1971-7.

Slide 20: Renzo Piano and Richard Rogers, Pompidou Centre, detail rear.

Postmodern

Slide 21: Robert Venturi, Sainsbury Wing Nat. Gal., 1988-90, facade

Slide 22: Robert Venturi, Sainsbury Wing Nat. Gal., 1988-90, staircase

Slide 23: Robert Venturi, Sainsbury Wing Nat. Gal., 1988-90, glass curtain wall

CAD

Slide 24: Frank Gehry, Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, 1997

Slide 25: Frank Gehry, Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, 1997, roof

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