Concept Beginning with a design concept of development for North West Weimar, it is tested a generative model with commerce, population, and workplaces as conditions for development. Where commerce tends to r […]
Concept The idea for the exercise is to identify certain locations of a grid, in this case, the center point and the diagonal. Then build a central tower with a different geometry than other elements in the g […]
UMS_Exercise1_Vivanco_RamonRectangle by Cylinder Height1. ConceptThe idea for this exercise is to trace a rectangle depending on the height of an extruded geometry.2. ImplementationThe geometries for this exercise […]
Defining some elements to be considered before producing the first drafts for a project -especially in architecture- help us to reach a balance and a clearer way for the creative process. The process begins with given requirements. Then, the location considering: site analysis, physical settings and legal framework. Right after, it is necessary to…[Read more]
The chair ”En Equilibrio” is an object that can support the weight of its user with the least amount of surface, built with wood without nails nor screws. It resembles the force diagram of a cantilever beam. The designer is Ulises Ruiz (Ecuador).
Skylines in cities are clear examples of the influence of the sense of vision as criteria for design. In cities where historical buildings play a role as landmarks and have a considerable height (and special […]
In the last decades, cities’ population has grown exponentially because urban areas appeal to many people to these areas since they concentrate a large number of services and opportunities. High urban density (demographically and in land use) is part of the preconditions for sustainable urbanization and economic growth because it allows us to p…[Read more]