Magical Faeries, Classic Greek Heroes, Lovers in conflict, a wandering band of actors, and a clown turned into a donkey, what more could you possibly need?
This introductory course explores the creative process and fundamental principles necessary to architectural design. Emphasis is on design as process-- identifying and solving problems, generating multiple solutions, and experiencing the role of collaboration and group reflection. Through a variety of group and individual assignments students investigate the relationship between space, form, structure, and site with a view towards ecological thinking. Students learn basic drafting and model-making techniques to realize their ideas.