the DIMENSIONAL DETAIL

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  • Representing + Explaining Architectural Tectonics 
  • The ARTFUL DETAIL extends beyond understanding assemblies in two dimensions. Many times a more complete understanding of tectonic relationships can be gleaned by seeing them spatially in the third dimension.

    The DIMENSIONAL DETAIL analyzes twos conditions.  The first is when a building meets the sky and the second analyzes a typical wall enclosure condition.   Here, key questions arize about the treatment of the roof itself, the utilization of its square footage, and how those components tie into the larger conception and construction of the architecture.