4.104 Architecture Studio: Intentions

As taught in: Spring 2005

Six students sit on the edge of a table reviewing each others work.

Students critique the work of their classmates in a studio review. (Image by Joel Turkel.)

Level:

Undergraduate

Instructors:

Prof. Joel Turkel

Course Features

Course Highlights

This course features a full set of assignments and the work of the students in the projects section. It also includes a set of studio images that give insights into the studio culture.

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.