Assignments for W4
Site research package
- -Scaled site plan with dimensions and area calculation
- -Socio-cultural research, including demographics, history, neighborhood feel, and etc
- -Site analysis, including sun study, traffic, views, and other information
Initial Space Planning
Produce 5 schemes of initial space planning.
- Site condition
- Relationships between programs
Ideations Large Scale
Using the site model as a base, build a series of models which represents big design ideas. Find a quick methodology and material to make many iterations.
4:30pm Gate 1 Review
This class has a series of gated reviews. If you don’t present deliverables, you will not be proceeding to the next steps. A 7-minute presentation pitch. Present your current state of the project. Try to think this as an elevator pitch. Get your audience excited and engaged.
- -Designer 1 Sheet
- -Design Firm Research
- -Design Story
- -Visual Project Definition
- Initial Ideations
DPD W05 Space Planning
|Space type and Size https://www.wbdg.org/space-types|
|typical room sizes in a house|
|programming for a hotel|
Week 4.5 Gate 1 Notes Summary
Upload the Conversation Summary on Slack by Wednesday
Programmatic Diagram / Plan drawings
PDF to share next week
Based on in-class charette, pick 3 programmatic ideas from the list, and develop them further. This time, you need to have a clear sense of the site.
Scale may vary
For Interiors: Build a building envelope with windows doors and floors
For Architectural: Site model.
Design Iteration 1
Based on your programmatic diagram, develop an interior or architectural model of your project.