99030501 PA plan axonometrics, perspective 2156i01
99030502 PA entrance/ramp perspectives 2156i02
99030503 PA Savoye/Palais perspectives 2156i03
99030504 PA ramp perspectives 2156i04
020305a Chandigarh Capital Complex model 2175i01
020305b Chandigarh Capital Complex site plan 2175i02
030305a Axis of Life/Benjamin Franklin Parkway plan juxtaposition 2110i54
030305b Axis of Life/Benjamin Franklin Parkway plan juxtaposition 2110i55
God's will as urban planning?
The selling of indulgences to help build the new Vatican Basilica of St. Peter.
Martin Luther protested; read his 95 theses.
Archinect's The Plagiarius Awards Gallery
here a quack, there a quack
everywhere a reenactionary quack quack
Will the metaphor ever be shed?
Eglise Saint-Pierre, Firminy - Questions
The horizontal banding is primarily a rain gutter system, that double functions as a kind of eave/awning for the corresponding line of low horizontal fenestration--the windows are essentially behind/below the gutter band.
The streaks of light I'm not sure of, but suspect they somehow come from the wall of dot windows that are under the exterior crescent 'awning'.
The entire building envelope works under the concept of going from a square base to a circular top/roof. This means you wind up with four essentially flat triangular walls and odd corners that go from a single point and fan up to a quarter-round. Here's a schematic diagram of the envelope geometry:
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11030502 Museum of Architecture Fragment Museum models 2245i07
13030501 Maison l'Homme plans elevations 2196i04
13030502 Houses under a common roof collected plans Plecnik Johnson Le Corbusier Krier 2170i35
14030501 Triumphal Way Panthoen/Novel Architecturale context plans 243bi03
14030502 Tiber ICM plan Equirria 2110i95
14030503 Altes Museum original Berlin context plans 2120i37
14030504 Altes Museum Q Group context plans 2120i38
14030505 Altes Museum Pantheon/Novel Architecturale context plans 243bi04
14030506 Danteum Rome context plans 206di06
15030501 Alicia Regodón Hutonpía La Utopía del Hutong
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16030502 Mount Pleasant plan site plan 2200x1100 Acadia National Park Building IQ26 2109i04
16030503 NPApraksin District DTM Zone plan IQ23-24-27-28 2449i04
16030504 Insitute of Contemporary Art plan site plan 2200x1100 IQ15 224ai05
16030505 Cooper & Pratt House plan site plan 2200x1100 Ury IQ61 2246i07
16030506 Green Enfilade House plan site plan 2200x1100 Ury IQ61 2252i03
16030507 Battery Park City plan IQ51
16030508 City Hall Centennial plan site plan 2200x4400 IQ19 2255i03
16030509 Market Street East Development plans site plan 2200x4400 IQ19 2263i16
16030501 OMA FAB Civic Center Park Los Angeles