New User Special Price Expires in

Let's log you in.

Sign in with Facebook


Don't have a StudySoup account? Create one here!


Create a StudySoup account

Be part of our community, it's free to join!

Sign up with Facebook


Create your account
By creating an account you agree to StudySoup's terms and conditions and privacy policy

Already have a StudySoup account? Login here

Week 9 Reading Guide

by: Asia Peters

Week 9 Reading Guide ENVD 3114

Asia Peters
GPA 3.92
History and Theory of ENVD: Buildings
Lindsay,Georgia Lucille

Almost Ready


These notes were just uploaded, and will be ready to view shortly.

Purchase these notes here, or revisit this page.

Either way, we'll remind you when they're ready :)

Preview These Notes for FREE

Get a free preview of these Notes, just enter your email below.

Unlock Preview
Unlock Preview

Preview these materials now for free

Why put in your email? Get access to more of this material and other relevant free materials for your school

View Preview

About this Document

Chapter 14 Neoclassicism: key terms defined, key buildings thoroughly described with location, date, and pictures
History and Theory of ENVD: Buildings
Lindsay,Georgia Lucille
Study Guide
50 ?




Popular in History and Theory of ENVD: Buildings

Popular in Environmental Science

This 3 page Study Guide was uploaded by Asia Peters on Wednesday October 21, 2015. The Study Guide belongs to ENVD 3114 at University of Colorado taught by Lindsay,Georgia Lucille in Summer 2015. Since its upload, it has received 48 views. For similar materials see History and Theory of ENVD: Buildings in Environmental Science at University of Colorado.

Similar to ENVD 3114 at CU

Popular in Environmental Science


Reviews for Week 9 Reading Guide


Report this Material


What is Karma?


Karma is the currency of StudySoup.

You can buy or earn more Karma at anytime and redeem it for class notes, study guides, flashcards, and more!

Date Created: 10/21/15
Sunday December 20 y Week 9 Ch 14 Neoclassicism History of Buildings picturesque an aesthetic quality characterized by irregularity asymmetry ruggedness and a variety of texture and form folly a structure such as a tower or fake ruin built in a garden or park to complement a view Unbuilt paper arch architecture which exists only on paper or which has visionary qualities theoretical speculation Neoclassicism Western movements in the decorative and visual arts literature theatre music and architecture that draw inspiration from the quotclassicalquot art and culture of Ancient Greece or Ancient Rome Environmental Determinism climatic determinism or geographical determinism the belief that the physical environment predisposes human social development towards particular trajectories Laugier 17131769 a French Jesuit priest outlined his theory about architecture in the 1753 Essai sur l architecfure all architecture derives from these three essential primitive elements the column the entablature and the pediment The Primitive Hut Piranesi 4 October 1720 9 November 1778 an Italian artist famous for his etchings of Rome and of fictitious and atmospheric quotpnsonsquot Ledoux 21 March 1736 18 November 1806 one of the earliest exponents of French Neoclassical architecture He used his knowledge of architectural theory to design not Sunday December 20 y only domestic architecture but also town planning as a consequence of his visionary plan for the Ideal City of Chaux he became known as a utopian Boullee February 12 1728 February 4 1799 a visionary French neoclassical architect whose work greatly influenced contemporary architects author of Architecture essai sur art quotEssay on the Art of Architecture created designs for public buildings on a wholly impractical grand scale Strawberry Hill Twickenham London 1749 Gothic Revival villa built by Horace Walpole the type example of the quotStrawberry Hill Gothicquot style of architecture preiigured the nineteenth century Gothic revival added gothic features such as towers and battlements outside and elaborate decoration inside to create quotgloomthquot SteGenevieve Paris 17571792 Pantheon built by Soufflot the most important commission of the age central structural principles of great buildings of the past gothic lightness Corinthian columns on templefront mimic Temple of Venus plan resembling Mark s in Venice high central dome side domes over four arms Greek cross Monday December 21 y Cenotaph for Newton unbuilt funerary monument a 150m 500ft tall sphere encompassed by two large barriers circled by hundreds of cypress trees the design of the memorial creates the effect of day and night Panopticon a type of institutional building designed by the English philosopher and social theorist Jeremv Bentham in the late 18th century The concept of the design is to allow all pan inmates of an institution to be observed opticon by a single watchman without the inmates being able 7 1 M to tell whether or not they are being watched


Buy Material

Are you sure you want to buy this material for

50 Karma

Buy Material

BOOM! Enjoy Your Free Notes!

We've added these Notes to your profile, click here to view them now.


You're already Subscribed!

Looks like you've already subscribed to StudySoup, you won't need to purchase another subscription to get this material. To access this material simply click 'View Full Document'

Why people love StudySoup

Jim McGreen Ohio University

"Knowing I can count on the Elite Notetaker in my class allows me to focus on what the professor is saying instead of just scribbling notes the whole time and falling behind."

Jennifer McGill UCSF Med School

"Selling my MCAT study guides and notes has been a great source of side revenue while I'm in school. Some months I'm making over $500! Plus, it makes me happy knowing that I'm helping future med students with their MCAT."

Bentley McCaw University of Florida

"I was shooting for a perfect 4.0 GPA this semester. Having StudySoup as a study aid was critical to helping me achieve my goal...and I nailed it!"


"Their 'Elite Notetakers' are making over $1,200/month in sales by creating high quality content that helps their classmates in a time of need."

Become an Elite Notetaker and start selling your notes online!

Refund Policy


All subscriptions to StudySoup are paid in full at the time of subscribing. To change your credit card information or to cancel your subscription, go to "Edit Settings". All credit card information will be available there. If you should decide to cancel your subscription, it will continue to be valid until the next payment period, as all payments for the current period were made in advance. For special circumstances, please email


StudySoup has more than 1 million course-specific study resources to help students study smarter. If you’re having trouble finding what you’re looking for, our customer support team can help you find what you need! Feel free to contact them here:

Recurring Subscriptions: If you have canceled your recurring subscription on the day of renewal and have not downloaded any documents, you may request a refund by submitting an email to

Satisfaction Guarantee: If you’re not satisfied with your subscription, you can contact us for further help. Contact must be made within 3 business days of your subscription purchase and your refund request will be subject for review.

Please Note: Refunds can never be provided more than 30 days after the initial purchase date regardless of your activity on the site.