How to Architect PDF/EPUB ☆ How to eBook Í
- 144 pages
- How to Architect
- Doug Patt
- 27 July 2014 Doug Patt
❮EPUB❯ ✻ How to Architect ✶ Author Doug Patt – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk The basics of the profession and practice of architecture presented in illustrated A Z formThe word architect is a noun but Doug Patt uses it as a verb coining a term and making a point about using pa The basics of the profession and practice of architecture presented in illustrated A Z formThe word architect is How to eBook Í a noun but Doug Patt uses it as a verb coining a term and making a point about using parts of speech and parts of buildings in new ways Changing the function of a word or a room can produce surprise and meaning In How to Architect Patt an architect and the creator of a series of wildly popular online videos about architecture presents the basics of architecture in A Z form starting with A is for Asymmetry as seen in Chartres Cathedral and Frank Gehry detouring through N is for Narrative and ending with Z is for Zeal a uality that successful architects tend to have even in fiction see T he Fountainhead's architect hero Howard Roark How to Architect is a book to guide you on the road to architecture If you are just starting on that journey or thinking about becoming an architect it is a place to begin If you are already an architect and want to remind yourself of what drew you to the profession it is a book of affirmation And if you are just curious about what goes into the design and construction of buildings this book tells you how architects think Patt introduces each entry with a hand drawn letter and accompanies the text with illustrations that illuminate the concept discussed a fallen Humpty Dumpty illustrates the perils of fragile egos; photographs of an X Acto knife and other hand tools remind us of architecture's nondigital origins How to Architect offers encouragement to aspiring architects but also mounts a defense of architecture as a profession by calling out a defiant verb architect.