4.104 Architectural Design: Intentions

As taught in: Spring 2004

A photo of four body drawings hung on the wall.

An exhibition of the body drawings from the class. (Image courtesy of OCW.)




Prof. Paul Lukez

Course Features

Course Description

This is the second undergraduate design studio. It introduces a full range of architectural ideas and issues through drawing exercises, analyses of precedents, and explored design methods. Students will develop design skills by conceptualizing and representing architectural ideas and making aesthetic judgments about building design. Discussions regarding architecture's role in mediating culture, nature and technology will help develop the students' architectural vocabulary.

*Some translations represent previous versions of courses.